Finnish twittercensus 2013, statistics for Twitter in Finland
TWITTERCENSUS? Biggest Twitter study in the Nordics Third annual study First time including Finland!
Method 4. Add 1. Getfriends and from Block followers queue 3. Save Finnish? 2. Check language
More on methodology Finnish = writes primarily in Finnish Excluded: – No tweets – Protected account – Zero friends AND zero follower Included – At least one tweet – Followed by, or following, at least one account identified as Finnish
Language analysis N-gram-based text-categorization – Searches for three letter combinations in words – Considered stable – Worse result with few tweets – http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/summary?doi=10.1.1.53.936 7
The Graph! Nodes sharing characteristics (friends/followers) will cluster Force directed layout Repulsion, attraction, gravitation Similar nodes will be close Nodes from same cluster will be drawn together
Whatdoes color x mean? I don’tknow – youfindout! (The clusters aremathematical – butourexperience from Sweden saisthattheyarevery relevant) … but:
IT/business/media manga/ anime librarians churchessports media & politics entertainment