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June 27-29 2014: Networks in the Global World 2014, St Petersburg, Russia

June 8th, 2014 · No Comments

NetGloW ’14: Bridging Theory and Method: American, European, and Russian Studies June 27-29, St Petersburg, Russia I will remotely participate in the conference “Networks in the Global World 2014. Bridging Theory and Methods: American, European and Russian Studies” taking place in St Petersburg, Russia, June 27-29 2014. The 2 day, single-track conference will also have pre-conference workshops […]

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Book: Ways of Knowing in HCI (Kellogg and Olson, editors) Chapter on SNA and HCI

June 8th, 2014 · 5 Comments

A new book edited by Wendy Kellogg and Judy Olson is now available.  Ways of Knowing in HCI is a collection of chapters on the subject of methods and theories that frame Human Computer Interaction studies. I co-authored a chapter in the book with Professor Derek Hansen from Brigham Young University on the role social network […]

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VIDEO: SNA for fundraising and development webinar hosted by the Prospect Research Institute

June 5th, 2014 · No Comments

I participated in a webinar hosted by the Prospect Research Institute.  We discussed the ways that NodeXL can simplify the task of collecting social media and social network data.  The tool generates easy to understand reports that highlight insights into connected structures. The slides associated with the talk can be found here: 2014 TheNextWeb-Mapping connections […]

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May 15, 2014: Keynote at Sam and Irene Black School of Business at Penn State University

May 7th, 2014 · No Comments

I will speak at the Sam and Irene Black School of Business at Penn State University on Thursday, May 15, 2014. I will talk about the themes Thinking across Boundaries, Learning by Doing, and Innovating through Collaboration in the context of the work of the Social Media Research Foundation to deliver an end-user friendly, free and open […]

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Which social media network type is your topic? Which did you want it to be?

April 15th, 2014 · 15 Comments

There are at least six different types of social media network structures present in systems like Twitter and other services in which people are able to reply to one another. Each of the six patterns is generated by the behavior of the individuals in the population. In many cases the pattern you are is not […]

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Tags: 2014 · Measuring social media · Metrics · Research · Social Interaction · Social Media · Social Network Analysis · Social Theories and concepts · Sociology

Radio: OnTheMedia – Twitter Cartography – with Lee Rainie from Pew Internet

March 15th, 2014 · No Comments

Lee Rainie, director of the Pew Internet Research Center was interviewed by Bob Garfield on OnTheMedia this week about the recently released report on mapping Twitter topic networks.  The report found six distinct patterns of social media networks in Twitter: divided, unified, fragmented, clustered, and in and out hub and spoke patterns. They discuss the prospects […]

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NodeXL milestone: 250,000 downloads

March 13th, 2014 · No Comments

The NodeXL project hit a milestone this week with 250,000 downloads. Thanks to our users for their continued interest and support of the NodeXL project!

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Tags: 2014 · Foundation · Measuring social media · Metrics · NodeXL · Shameless self-promotion · SMRF · SNA · Social Media · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Sociology · Visualization

Upcoming 2014 NodeXL Talks, Workshops, and Training

March 13th, 2014 · No Comments

Upcoming talks, workshops and training for social media network analysis and NodeXL. March 16, 2014: Predictive Analytics World, San Francisco. Track 1: Social Media Analysis Think Link! Network Insights with No Programming Skills March 18: Consortium for Service Innovation Annual Member Summit April 2 – April 4, 2014, UCDC Center, Washington DC, USA, 2014 International Conference on Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural […]

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May 19-23, 2014: International Conference on Collaboration Technologies and Systems, Minneapolis, Minnesota

March 11th, 2014 · No Comments

Third International Symposium on Collaboration, Social Computing, New Media and Networks (SoMNet 2014) Call for Papers and Participation As part of the 2014 International Conference on Collaboration Technologies and Systems (CTS 2014) May 19-23, 2014 The Commons Hotel Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA In Cooperation with ACM, IEEE, and IFIP  

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May 7-9, 2014 – SQLPASS – San Jose – Social media network maps in Excel with NodeXL

March 10th, 2014 · No Comments

I will present a talk  at the 2014 SQL PASS Business Analytics Conference in San Jose on May 8th. The talk will focus on free and open tools for creating network maps and reports that can illuminate the landscape of social media. The graph represents a network of 633 Twitter users whose tweets in the […]

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