Internet Research

Category:

Information and Knowledge Management

Table Of Contents: Volume 27 Issue 2

An approach to initiating eWOM intentions

Louis Yi-Shih Lo, Sheng-Wei Lin

The purpose of this paper is to examine the effects that reference prices and associated information sources (websites that consumers use to explore and their friends who…

Creating e-shopping multisensory flow experience through augmented-reality interactive technology

Tseng-Lung Huang, Shu-Ling Liao

Drawing on virtual liminoid theory, the purpose of this paper is to examine factors that induce a multisensory flow experience in an e-shopping context through the use of…

The impact of initial experience and user attachment on application downloads

Jungmin Son

The purpose of this paper is to examine the dynamic effects of users’ initial experience and user attachment on downloading information-seeking (e.g. news, map, education…

Dural identity process for virtual community participation and impact of gender composition

Kathy Ning Shen, Fang Zhao, Mohamed Khalifa

Unlike the earlier research that examines gender impact at the individual level, the purpose of this paper is to examine whether and how gender composition of virtual…

Manifestations of e-government usage in post-communist European countries

Tomasz Szopiński, Marcin W. Staniewski

The purpose of this paper is to examine the propensity to use e-government services in post-communist countries in the European Union.

IoT-based system for communication and coordination of football robot team

Zhuming Bi, Guoping Wang, Li Da Xu, Matt Thompson, Raihan Mir, Jeremy Nyikos, Armela Mane, Colton Witte, Cliff Sidwell

The purpose of this paper is to develop an information system which is based on the Internet of things (IoT) and used to support the communication and coordination in a…

Explicating user behavior toward multi-screen adoption and diffusion

Dong-Hee Shin, Frank Biocca

The purpose of this paper is to analyze user behavior toward multi-screen services by employing neural networks to predict overall customer satisfaction and to prioritize…

The impact of reference effects on online purchase intention of agricultural products

Xiaofei Zhao, Shengliang Deng, Yi Zhou

The purpose of this paper is to analyze the impact of reference effects on online purchase intention (OPI) of agricultural products in B2C context and to examine how…

Eyes on the frame

Sabrina Heike Kessler, Lars Guenther

Using the internet parallel to or after television (TV) consumption changes the way people receive news. The way information is framed by the media has been found to…

Visualization of brand positioning based on consumer web search information

Seung-Pyo Jun, Do-Hyung Park

Online web searches have played crucial roles in influencing consumers’ purchasing decisions. Web search traffic information enables researchers and practitioners to…

Effectiveness of online consumer reviews

Carolyn A. Lin, Xiaowen Xu

Extant research addressing how consumers respond to electronic word-of-mouth (eWOM) remains limited. Even less attention has been devoted to examining the trustworthiness…

What is eSports and why do people watch it?

Juho Hamari, Max Sjöblom

The purpose of this paper is to investigate why do people spectate eSports on the internet. The authors define eSports (electronic sports) as “a form of sports where the…

Why users purchase virtual products in MMORPG? An integrative perspective of social presence and user engagement

Wei Jin, Yongqiang Sun, Nan Wang, Xi Zhang

Prior studies on virtual product purchase have focused on external technological factor but have paid less attention to internal user factors. Thus, drawing upon the…

Customer citizenship behavior on social networking sites

Shih-Hao Wu, Stephen Chi-Tsun Huang, Ching-Yi Daphne Tsai, Pei-Yi Lin

The purpose of this paper is to examine the impact of the customer- and firm-focused driving factors, relationship quality (RQ), and identification on customer citizenship…

Theorizing the textual differences between authentic and fictitious reviews

Snehasish Banerjee, Alton Y.K. Chua

The purpose of this paper is twofold: to build a theoretical model that identifies textual cues to distinguish between authentic and fictitious reviews, and to empirically…

ISSN:

1066-2243

Online date, start – end:

1991

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • Dr Christy M. K. Cheung