Site-based dynamic pruning for query processing in search engines

Ismail Sengor Altingovde, Engin Demir, Fazli Can, Özgür Ulusoy
2008 Proceedings of the 31st annual international ACM SIGIR conference on Research and development in information retrieval - SIGIR '08  
Web search engines typically index and retrieve at the page level. In this study, we investigate a dynamic pruning strategy that allows the query processor to first determine the most promising websites and then proceed with the similarity computations for those pages only within these sites.
doi:10.1145/1390334.1390543 dblp:conf/sigir/AltingovdeDCU08 fatcat:cjbhl57bc5at5bnzedcrrulkzy