International forum of researchers Students and Academician
Web mining is the application of data mining techniques to extract useful knowledge from web data, including web pages, hyperlinks between documents, usage logs of web sites & web pages, etc. This paper focus on three different categories of web mining - web content mining, web structure mining and web usage mining. Some specific tools are available for extracting useful knowledge from web. Further, the authors briefly described web mining with region extraction algorithms and hidden web retrieval seen as future research area for hidden web mining.