Library Blogs and User Participation: A Survey about Comment Spam in Library Blogs

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Fatih Oguz, Assistant Professor (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
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Abstract: The purpose of this research is to identify and describe the impact of comment spam in library blogs. Three research questions guided the study: current level of commenting in library blogs; librarians' perception of comment spam; and techniques used to address the comment spam problem.

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Library Hi Tech, 29(1), 173-188
Language: English
Date: 2011
academic libraries, public libraries, library blogs, comment spam

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