Fact Extraction And Knowledge Graphs

  • Google’s Related Questions Patent or ‘People Also Ask’ Questions

    … When you search at Google, the answers you receive sometimes now include additional questions, that often have the label above them, “People Also Ask.” I was curious if I might be able to find a patent about these questions, and I saw that they were sometimes referred to as “related questions.” An article at Moz today on the topic…

    Bill Slawski/ SEO by the Sea- 23 readers -
  • Entities in the Google Knowledge Graph Search API for Google

    … The Google Knowledge Graph Search API on a query for Google shows the following Entities and results scores for them. I thought they were diverse enough to be interesting and worth sharing. A couple of the ones listed seem odd, such as the Indian Action movie. “Thuppakki” and the Town in Kansas,”Topeka.” We are told by Google that “Results…

    Bill Slawski/ SEO by the Sea- 15 readers -
  • Google Patents Context Vectors to Improve Search

    … be extracted from web pages. It is highly recommended reading if you want to get a better sense of how a context-based system might be used to index the web and to make specific information on the Web easier to improve upon most conventional keyword-based search engines. Copyright © 2016 SEO by the Sea. This Feed is for personal non-commercial use only…

    Bill Slawski/ SEO by the Seain Google- 21 readers -
  • The Evolution of Search

    … I just returned from a few days in Las Vegas and the Pubcon Conference. I had the chance to see some great presentations and talk to a number of interesting folks, and the company that I am the Director of Search Marketing at, Go Fish Digital won a US Search Award for Best Use of Search for Travel/Leisure, for a campaign we did for Reston Limo. I wanted to share my presentation from the conference here as well. If you have any questions, please let me know. Related …

    Bill Slawski/ SEO by the Sea- 27 readers -
  • When Google Started Answering Factual Queries

    … The Web is filled with factual information, and Search on the web has been going through changes to try to take advantage of all of the data found there. Mainstream search engines, such as Google, Bing, and Yahoo, traditionally haven’t given us simple and short answers to our queries; instead showing us a list of Web pages (often historically…

    Bill Slawski/ SEO by the Seain Google- 26 readers -
  • Open Data Commons Opportunities

    … There are a lot of Government Web sites that have made the data that they collect and compile freely available to the public. The licenses that data has been released under are described on the following Pages: ODC Public Domain Dedication and License (PDDL) Open Data Commons Open Database License (ODbL) Open Data Commons Attribution License…

    Bill Slawski/ SEO by the Sea- 16 readers -
  • Google on Crawling the Web of Data

    … an infobox like this one. Take-Aways This type of pattern-matching and extraction of facts is part of how Google uses the Web as a database of information. By extracting facts and storing them in a data repository, like Google’s knowledge graph, it makes those facts available as direct answers. Summary Article Name Google on Crawling the Web of Data…

    Bill Slawski/ SEO by the Seain Google- 21 readers -
  • How Google was Corroborating Facts for Direct Answers

    … have been referring to such answers as “direct answers.” Google answering a direct question with a factual answer. A patent granted to Google this week describes how Google indexes data across the web, and may look to a large collection of facts (in a fact repository such as a knowledge graph) to check upon and verify such answers, so that it can…

    Bill Slawski/ SEO by the Seain Google How To's- 14 readers -
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