In this part, I explore the option to refactor the model of the elm-TopicExplorer-client such that identifiers for topics link out to all data relevant to viewing and interacting with topics. Starting with the topic hierarchy, this strategy leads to an overall implementation that is decomposed into several small reusable modules. This allows to easily implement different variants of the web-interface that can be tested in user studies.
Demos of TopicExplorer are available that include many new features, e.g. hierarchical topics:
We are happy to announce the first release of TopicExplorer 1.0, Japanese Blog-Analysis-Distribution that includes general features for browsing topics and related documents, temporal analysis and topic frames.