The semiotics contribution on the Web

Violeta Damjanović, Dragan Gašević, Vladan B. Devedžić, Dragan Djurić

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The paper considers the semiotics levels of representation, or levels of meaning of notions on the Web, as well as the semiotics contributions on the Web through the use of the Semantic Web technologies. The idea of the future Web implies comprehensive and simultaneous use of main semiotics postulates such as syntactic, semantics, and pragmatics. The semiotics techniques such as connotation and denotation of signs are explained in the context of meaning creation, as well as the use of the de dicto/de re attitudes in the context of logic understanding and meaning creation on the Web. Acquirement of this level of Web intelligence is explained through the use of the Ontology Process Enclave.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2004 2nd International IEEE Conference 'Intelligent Systems' - Proceedings
PublisherIEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)0780382781, 9780780382787
Publication statusPublished - 2004
Externally publishedYes
Event2004 2nd International IEEE Conference 'Intelligent Systems' - Proceedings - Varna, Bulgaria
Duration: 22 Jun 200424 Jun 2004


Conference2004 2nd International IEEE Conference 'Intelligent Systems' - Proceedings


  • Connotation
  • De dicto/de re
  • Denotation
  • Semantic Web
  • Semiotics

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