Organizing Information
for Better Search Results


Avi Rappoport

Search Tools Consulting


About Me

Enterprise Search Goals

Integrate Information Architecture

Finding Content

Indexing Coverage

Note: "ROT" was coined by Peter Morville and Lou Rosenfeld, who wrote the wonderful book, "Information Architecture for the World Wide Web" (O'Reilly). It’s a great book, and very sound on how search fits with navigation and other aspects of IA, highly recommended.

Other Content Issues

Content Management Systems

Levels of Structure in Content

Multimedia Search


More Metadata

Faceted Metadata Search

Organized Search Result

faceted metadata example