Today we're pleased to announce the availability of our new Content Analysis service through YQL. Content Analysis replaces Yahoo!s popular Term Extraction service and now provides advanced content analysis on either text or a URL, leverages Yahoo!s state of the art MLR technology to extract key terms from the content, and, more importantly, to rank them based on their overall importance to the content.
The Content Analysis Web Service detects entities/concepts, categories, and relationships within unstructured content. It ranks those detected entities/concepts by their overall relevance, resolves those if possible into Wikipedia pages, and annotates tags with relevant meta-data. For developers who publish unstructured data, Content Analysis adds substantial value by giving you a ranked vector for each document you send to the service. Armed with the key terms for each unstructured document, you can more effectively describe these pages for SEO and other indexing needs. In addition,Read More »from New Content Analysis API