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It’s all semantic: 5 trends for the future of search

Semantic search is the immediate future of search which transforms content into self-describing data that can be automatically read directly or indirectly by software applications, making the data smarter so our searches are more productive. This is the promise of Web 3.0…

Diagram of semantic web from Web 1.0 to Web 3.0

Evolution from Web 1.0 to Web 2.0 and the Semantic Web 3.0 (Image courtesy http://www.rockingteam.com/2009/05/what-is-semantic-web/)

How important is search today?

Search has become such an important part of the fabric of our daily lives that it is hard to remember that it is only 21 years old this year. Looking at its past, we can see where it’s going.

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