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Method and System for Suggesting Relevant Ads to Include in a Reply Email

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000246628D
Publication Date: 2016-Jun-23
Document File: 2 page(s) / 39K

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Abstract

A method and system is disclosed for suggesting relevant ads to include in a reply email. The method and system analyzes a subject and a body of an email received by a user to extract important words. Based on the important words, the method and system generates the relevant ads including links as suggestions for the user. The relevant ads include options that enable the user to attach the relevant ads along with the links to the body of the reply email.

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Method and System for Suggesting Relevant Ads to Include in a Reply Email

Abstract

A method and system is disclosed for suggesting relevant ads to include in a reply email.  The method and system analyzes a subject and a body of an email received by a user to extract important words.  Based on the important words, the method and system generates the relevant ads including links as suggestions for the user.  The relevant ads include options that enable the user to attach the relevant ads along with the links to the body of the reply email.

Description

Disclosed is a method and system for suggesting relevant ads to include in a reply email.  The method and system analyzes a subject and a body of an email received by a user to extract important words.  Based on the important words, the method and system generates the relevant ads including links as suggestions for the user.  The relevant ads include options that enable the user to attach the relevant ads along with the links to the body of the reply email.

The method and system allows a user to receive an email.  When the user reads the email, the method and system analyzes a subject of the email to summarize a point of the email by extracting important words.  Then, the method and system uses the important words to query an ad system for generating the relevant ads.

If the subject of the email is missing or too long or too irrelevant to generate the relevant ads, the method and system analyzes a body of the email to obtain the important words.  In order to obtain the important words, the method and system filter stop words in the body of the email and runs remaining words through a stemming algorithm to obtain a stem that includes the important words.  Using the important words, the method and system query the ad system to generate the relevant ads.

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