Information Architecture for the World Wide Web

Errata for Information Architecture for the World Wide Web

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The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

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Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
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Page xv
4th line from the bottom: changed "SunOS 4.2" to "SunOS 4.1.4"

Anonymous    Apr 01, 1998
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Page xix
7th paragraph: (at the author's request) reversed

"Ed Vielmetti" and "Rich Wiggins" so that the list would be alphabetized

Anonymous    Jun 01, 1998
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Page 11
line -1: "copyrighting" now reads "copy editing"

Anonymous    May 01, 1999
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Page 134
first paragraph

This paragraph refers to the suggested meeting agenda as being in the "sidebar on the following page." It's not in a sidebar and it's on the preceding page. Therefore, "on the following page" Has been changed to: "Information Architecture Meeting Agenda"

Anonymous    Sep 01, 2001
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Page 142
In the footnote, the URL

http://www.sitemap.com/ was changed to http://www.jazzsoft.com/

Anonymous    Feb 01, 1999
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Page 143

The URL in Figure 7-2 used to read: http://www.sitemap.com It now reads: http://www.jazzsoft.com/

Anonymous    Feb 01, 1999
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Page 145
Bottom of page

Recall and precision are defined incorrectly. They are defined correctly on page 180 in figure 9-5. That same figure should replace the inaccurate definitions on page 145. The definitions on page 145 should read: Recall = # relevant documents retrieved / total # relevant documents in collection Precision = # relevant documents retrieved / total # documents retrieved

Anonymous   
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Page 162
line -7, "location information and papers video proceedings"

now reads: "Contact Us About Papers and Contact Us About This Web Site".

Anonymous    May 01, 1999
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Page 163
FIGURE CHANGE - The rectangle around

"Contact Us about Papers (mailto)" and "Contact Us About this Web site" is now dashed, not solid.

Anonymous    May 01, 1999
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Page 174
"contant" now reads: "constant"

Anonymous    May 01, 1999
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Page 180
top of page

The definitions given for Precision Ratio and Recall Ratio, both in the text and in Figure 9-5 on p. 180 differ substantially from those given at the bottom of page 145.

Anonymous   
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Page 186
Figure 10-9: upper left gray box

"AFMS" now reads "HFMS"

Anonymous    Mar 01, 2000
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Page 192
3rd citation under "Organization" and

Anonymous    Jun 01, 1998
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Page 193
3rd citation under "Labeling": changed the URL from

http://www.oclc.org/olcl/fp/ddchome.htm to http://www.oclc.org/fp/

Anonymous    Jun 01, 1998
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Page 193
removed 3rd citation under "Navigation"

(Hoffman, Michael. "Information Structuring....)

Anonymous    Jun 01, 1998
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Page 201
column 2: swapped "see also" items under "when to make sites

searchable"

Anonymous    Apr 01, 1998
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Page 204
3rd para. from the bottom: changed "21,00" to "21,000"

Anonymous    Apr 01, 1998