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#CCA2011 Twitter Graph

Published by in Academic, Featured on June 2nd, 2011

As a newcomer to conference tweeting, I was interested in getting a better look at what was going on than I could get from the twitter search features. So I graphed the network of all those using the #CCA2011 hashtag. Nodes are obviously twitter users – with size relative to total degree (in+out) – and edges are formed by any of three relations (re-tweet, reply or following). As you can see there’s one large connected component and five solo tweeters and both highly active and much less active tweeters.

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  1. [...] the request of @caitlinkealey I’ve given the #congress11 hashtag the same treatment as #CCA2011 and made a quick-and-dirty network graph of the tweeps using the tag. Its a big [...]