WebIR is the name for the general research field of applying InformationRetrieval techniques to searching on the WorldWideWeb. This may involve traditional techniques, such as QueryExpansion and StatisticalModelling, as well as examining the structure and meta-data of the documents, or analysing the hyperlinks between the documents.

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