Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic

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Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic

  1. 1. Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic Tweeting with geolocation in June 2012 Andrej Probst
  2. 2. Dictionary• GeoTweet – Tweet with geolocation• Unique GeoTweet – Tweet with unique geolocation. There are no two GeoTweets with the same geolocation• GeoTwitterer – Twitterer who has tweeted at least one GeoTweet during watched time period11.7.2012 Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic 2
  3. 3. Source of information• Data source: – http://twitter.mracik.sk• Number of Twitterers (GeoTwitterers included): – around 1.600• Number of Tweets (GeoTweets included): – around 22.300• Watched time period: – Several weeks in June 201211.7.2012 Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic 3
  4. 4. Map of Slovak republic11.7.2012 Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic Google, Tele atlas 4
  5. 5. Western part of Slovak republic11.7.2012 Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic Google, Tele atlas 5
  6. 6. Eastern part of Slovak republic11.7.2012 Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic Google, Tele atlas 6
  7. 7. Ratio Tweets to GeoTweets Number of all GeoTweets = 3,27 % Number of all Tweets• Almost every 30th Tweet is GeoTweet.• Huge majority of GeoTweets come from mobile devices.11.7.2012 Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic 7
  8. 8. Ratio Tweets to unique GeoTweetsNumber of all unique GeoTweets Number of all Tweets = 2,63 % • Twitterers usually tweet from the same place (home, work, office…). 11.7.2012 Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic 8
  9. 9. Ratio Twitterers to GeoTwitterersNumber of all GeoTwitterers = 9,03 % Number of all Twitterers • Not all Tweets tweeted by GeoTwitterer are GeoTweets. • Almost every 12th Twitterer is GeoTwitterer (wrote at least one GeoTweet). 11.7.2012 Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic 9
  10. 10. Source of GeoTweets11.7.2012 Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic 10
  11. 11. Example of GeoTweeting11.7.2012 Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic 11
  12. 12. GeoTweet Bug Twitter does not recognize Slovak republic from geolocation. Our neighbors are shown instead of Slovakia.11.7.2012 Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic 12
  13. 13. Purposes of GeoTweeting• Most of the cases are without purpose• Location from Foursquare application• Location of picture taking via Instagram application11.7.2012 Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic 13
  14. 14. Most active GeoTwitterers• Lukas Okal - • Odkazprestarostu.sk - @lukasokal @vase_okolie• Marek Sladky - • Tomas Blaskovic - @sladkym @tomas_blaskovic• martin mrva - • Mato Husar - @tumurcatko @batuska• Filip Slúka - • Cestujeme po svete - @filipsluka @cestujeme• Jakub Brindza - • Marcel Lacko - @jakubbrindza @marcel_lacko11.7.2012 Twitter’s geolocation in Slovak republic 14
  15. 15. Are you interested intweeting in Slovak andCzech republic?Andrej Probst@andrejprobsthttp://linkedin.com/andrejprobstData source:http://twitter.mracik.sk/Presentations:http://www.slideshare.net/andrej_probst

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