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YouTube user and video networks in NodeXL v100+

November 28th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Starting in version 100 NodeXL has added a data import feature for extracting social networks from the associations between users and videos in YouTube.  The new social media network data spigot offers insights into the ways YouTube is socially structured.  This spigot joins the existing twitter, flickr, and email data import providers present in NodeXL. […]

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Tags: Measuring social media · NodeXL · Research · Social network · Video · Visualization · YouTube

Workshop December 15th: Create your own twitter social network map

November 28th, 2009 · No Comments

On December 15th in Mountain View, California join me for lunch and a workshop on creating social media network diagrams!  We will provide a hands-on guide to creating maps of the collections of connections among people who tweet about various brands, topics, events, and concepts. Bring your own Windows/Office 2007 machine and we will set you […]

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Tags: NodeXL · Social network · Sociology · Talks · Twitter · Visualization

Social Media Talks at Aachen University, December 7th & 8th

November 28th, 2009 · No Comments

After visiting the Oxford Internet Institute on December 4th, I will be visiting Aachen University to talk about social media network analysis this December 7th and 8th. I will be visiting with my hosts, Zinayida Petrushyna and Ralf Klamma who have been doing insightful work exploring social media sites like Media Wikis and Wikipedia.  The Wiki […]

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Tags: Aachen · Social Media · Social network · Talks · University

Oxford Internet Institute: Forum on Relationships and the Internet December 4th

November 28th, 2009 · No Comments

On December 4th, I will be attending the Oxford Internet Institute‘s Forum on Relationships and the Internet which will feature researchers focused on computer-mediated relationships.  Rather than being used primarily to access information, people often use networked computing to access people, creating or sustaining relationships with others.  There are many ways in which the Internet […]

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Tags: Conference · Measuring social media · NodeXL · Research · Social Interaction · Social Media · Social network · Social Roles · Sociology · Talks · University