Ahmad Hijazi, Mohd. Hanafi (2005) Pemodelan rekomendasi halaman web berasaskan teknik perlombongan data. Masters thesis, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Faculty of Computer Science and Information System.
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The continuous growth of the information on the Internet makes it necessary for users to be provided with a convenient and yet accurate tools to capture the information needed. Web usage mining has gained more popularity among researchers in discovering the users browsing behavior by mining the web server log that records all the usersâ€™ transactions activities. By applying it into the recommendation engine, Web personalization can be executed based on the discovered userâ€™s behavior. Nevertheless, the efficiency of the generated recommendations is still an issue for researchers. This thesis is focusing on the development of a usage model for predictions based on association rule and similarity measures, named ARsim. Additional parameter was used to measure the similarities between URLs, which is the time user spent on a particular page. To generate the final recommendation, similarity between URLs contained in the active user profile was calculated upon the matched Web usage profiles and finally the top- N most similar URLs are then recommended to the user. Three evaluation metrics, which is commonly used by other researchers for evaluation of Web page recommendation model, was applied to evaluate the efficacy of ARsim, namely precision, coverage and F1. Comparison to two other different techniques, traditional association rule and eVZpro found that the integration of rules and similarity measures allow only the most appropriate URLs to be recommended and thus increase the efficiency of the Web page recommendation engine.
|Item Type:||Thesis (Masters)|
|Additional Information:||Thesis (Sarjana Sains (Sains Komputer)) - Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 2005; Supervisor : Assoc. Prof. Abd. Manan Ahmad|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Web mining, data mining, web usage|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Divisions:||Computer Science and Information System (Formerly known)|
|Deposited By:||Ms. Syahranah A. Raqi|
|Deposited On:||17 Sep 2007 01:48|
|Last Modified:||08 Aug 2012 07:34|
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