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Indexing hypertext

Dorothea Salo explains the thorny problem of indexing (the back-of-a-book kind rather than the search-engine-spider kind) marked up electronic documents. Another example of what my first year software engineering lecturer would call a “wicked problem”.

This is Indexing hypertext by Simon Willison, posted on 11th February 2003.

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