hits


hits, a MATLAB code which carries out the HITS algorithm for assigning authority and hub indices to a directed network of web pages.

Licensing:

The computer code and data files made available on this web page are distributed under the GNU LGPL license.

Languages:

hits is available in a MATLAB version.

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Reference:

  1. Jon Kleinberg,
    Authoritative sources in a hyperlinked environment,
    Journal of the ACM,
    Volume 46, Number 5, pages 604-632, 1999.

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Last modified on 04 March 2019.