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# Web search

### From Mathematics Is A Science

“The intention in the design of the web was that normal links should simply be references, with no implied meaning.”

Tim Berners-LeeLinks and Law1997

That's why the web can be treated as directed graphs. So web search can be analyzed mathematically. For how not to do it, see PageRank.

Related: Image-to-image search.