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Analyzing baseball related Twitter networks with NodeXL

May 18th, 2013 by Marc Smith · 1 Comment

Here are recent Twitter social media networks that mention baseball related topics.

Sports teams have several “broadcast” structures in them as well as dense community groups with a small group of isolates – the island users who do not connect to anyone and who often indicate a brand or public topic.  The names of baseball teams create networks that have a remarkably high density.

#redsox Twitter NodeXL SNA Map and Report for Tuesday, 14 May 2013 at 20:54 UTC
#redsox
   #yankees Twitter NodeXL SNA Map and Report for Tuesday, 14 May 2013 at 20:49 UTC
#yankees


attpark Twitter NodeXL SNA Map and Report for Tuesday, 14 May 2013 at 20:43 UTC
attpark
   #braves Twitter NodeXL SNA Map and Report for Tuesday, 14 May 2013 at 20:42 UTC
#braves


9th inning Twitter NodeXL SNA Map and Report for Tuesday, 14 May 2013 at 20:48 UTC
9th inning
   #dodgers Twitter NodeXL SNA Map and Report for Tuesday, 14 May 2013 at 20:45 UTC
#dodgers


#bluejays Twitter NodeXL SNA Map and Report for Tuesday, 14 May 2013 at 20:41 UTC
#bluejays
   #mlb Twitter NodeXL SNA Map and Report for Tuesday, 14 May 2013 at 20:43 UTC
#mlb


SFGiants Twitter NodeXL SNA Map and Report for Tuesday, 14 May 2013 at 20:23 UTC
#SFGiants

Tags: 2013 · Measuring social media · Metrics · NodeXL · Research · SNA · Social Media · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Sociology · Visualization