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Mapping Minority Web-Spaces: the Case of the Arabic Web-space in Israel

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Full-Color images from the book chapter:
"Mapping Minority Web-Spaces: the Case of the Arabic Web-space in Israel"
Forthcoming in:
Caspi, D. and Elias, N. (eds.), Ethnic Minorities and Media in the Holy Land, London: Vallentine Mitchell Academic

Anat Ben-David
University of Amsterdam

For questions and comments, please contact the author: a.ben-david [at] uva.nl

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Mapping Minority Web-Spaces: the Case of the Arabic Web-space in Israel

  1. 1. .net .org.il .org .com .ac.il .muni.il .co.il .net.il .edu Figure 1 – The hyperlink network formed by all returned results (944 Websites in Arabic from Israel). Nodes are Websites, colored by their domain name suffixes. Arrows indicate the direction of hyperlinks. The larger a node, the more inlinks it received from the network. The thickness of an arrow depends on hyperlink’s frequency. Hyperlink analysis by IssueCrawler.net. Visualization by Gephi.org.Friday, April 12, 13
  2. 2. Figure 2 – Distribution of host countries of Arabic-language Websites from Israel registered in the .org domains.Friday, April 12, 13
  3. 3. .com .il .net .org Figure 3 – The hyperlink network formed by Arabic-language Websites registered in the .org.il domain. Nodes are Websites, colored by their domain name suffixes. Arrows indicate the direction of hyperlinks. The larger a node, the more inlinks it received from the network. The thickness of an arrow depends on hyperlink’s frequency. Hyperlink analysis by IssueCrawler.net. Visualization by Gephi.org.Friday, April 12, 13
  4. 4. .com .org .org.il .net .cz Figure 4 – The hyperlink network formed by Arabic-language Websites registered in the .org domain. Nodes are Websites, colored by their domain name suffixes. Arrows indicate the direction of hyperlinks. The larger a node, the more inlinks it received from the network. The thickness of an arrow depends on hyperlink’s frequency. Hyperlink analysis by IssueCrawler.net. Visualization by Gephi.org.Friday, April 12, 13
  5. 5. Figure 5 – A network graph comparing the distribution of types of Arabic-language Websites from Israel registered in the .com and .co.il domain names. Dark nodes indicate domain name suffix (local / generic), light nodes are types of Websites. Node size is determined by the count of Websites. Thickness of arrows depends on the frequency of a Website type per domain name. Visualization by GoogleFriday, April 12, 13
  6. 6. Figure 6 – A network graph comparing the distribution of types of Arabic-language Websites from Israel registered in the .net and .net.il domain names. Dark nodes indicate domain name suffix (local / generic), light nodes are types of Websites. Node size is determined by the count of Websites. Thickness of arrows depends on the frequency of a Website type per domain name. VisualizationFriday, April 12, 13
  7. 7. Full-color images accompanying the book chapter: “Mapping Minority Web-Spaces: the Case of the Arabic Web-space in Israel” To appear in Caspi, D. and Elias, N. (eds.), Ethnic Minorities and Media in the Holy Land, London: Vallentine Mitchell Academic Anat Ben-David University of Amsterdam For questions and comments, please contact the author: a.ben-david [at] uva.nlFriday, April 12, 13

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