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Links in Hypernotation

In one of the previous posts I discussed the idea of two types of links on the Web: tree links and graph links. The Web can be seen as a collection of trees with hyperlinks connecting random nodes of these trees. These hyperlinks are what cause the trees to become graphs, thus the name “graph” [...]


What the Web looks like

How do you imagine the Web (or do you at all)? I imagine it like this: First, let’s imagine a small website. The website typically has a hierarchical structure, i.e. a tree: Here, the circles are web pages – the big one is a homepage, smaller circles are the next level of hierarchy and so [...]


Two types of links on the Web

In the last post I discussed the hierarchical aspect of the Web, suggesting that there are two types of links on the Web: tree links and graph links. Tree links The Web consists of web sites, which typically have a tree structure, i.e. one that involves parent-child links between the various levels of the hierarchy. [...]