Conference Proceedings

Text priming - Effects of text visualizations on readers prior to reading

T Dingler, D Kern, K Angerbauer, A Schmidt

Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics) | SPRINGER | Published : 2017


© IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2017 Published by Springer International Publishing AG 2017. All Rights Reserved. Living in our information society poses the challenge of having to deal with a plethora of information. While most content is represented through text, keyword extraction and visualization techniques allow the processing and adjustment of text presentation to the readers’ individual requirements and preferences. In this paper, we investigate four types of text visualizations and their feasibility to give readers an overview before they actually engage with a text: word clouds, highlighting, mind maps, and image collages. In a user study with 50 particip..

View full abstract


Citation metrics