Tag: social-network-analysis

Social Network Analysis Reveals Full Scale of Kremlin's Twitter Bot Campaign

Social Network Analysis Reveals Full Scale of Kremlin’s Twitter Bot Campaign

With the aid of open-source tools, Internet researcher Lawrence Alexander gathered and visualized data on nearly 20,500 pro-Kremlin Twitter accounts, revealing the massive scale of information manipulation attempts on the RuNet. In what is the first part of a two-part analysis, he explains how he did it and what he found. All annotations in context.…

Public employees in social media communities: Exploring factors for internal collaboration using social network analysis

Public employees in social media communities: Exploring factors for internal collaboration using social network analysis | Criado | First Monday (journals.uic.edu)

Public employees in social media communities: Exploring factors for internal collaboration using social network analysis

This paper analyzes the interactions that public employees perform in social media communities, providing empirical evidence on the dynamics of internal collaboration. This study responds to a rising interest in the study of social media communities as tools for co-production and innovation. The paper asks the following research questions: How do interactions among public employees…