International Journal of Web Information Systems: Volume 10 Issue 4


Table of contents - Special Issue: Social Media Analysis

Opinion-driven communities’ detection

Mihaela Dinsoreanu, Rodica Potolea

The purpose of this paper is to address the challenge of opinion mining in text documents to perform further analysis such as community detection and consistency control. More…

Evaluating credibility of interest reflection on Twitter

Hao Han, Hidekazu Nakawatase, Keizo Oyama

The purpose of this article was to confirm whether users’ interests are reflected by tweeted Web pages, and to evaluate the credibility of interest reflection of tweeted Web…

Behavior analysis methods for Twitter users based on transitions in posting activities

Yutaro Yamaguchi, Shuhei Yamamoto, Tetsuji Satoh

The purpose of this paper is to activate latent users posts by modeling user behaviors by a transition of clusters that represent particular posting activities. Twitter has…

Two phase estimation method for multi-classifying real life tweets

Shuhei Yamamoto, Tetsuji Satoh

This paper aims to propose a multi-label method that estimates appropriate aspects against unknown tweets using the two-phase estimation method. Many Twitter users share daily…

How do rumors spread during a crisis?: Analysis of rumor expansion and disaffirmation on Twitter after 3.11 in Japan

Mai Miyabe, Akiyo Nadamoto, Eiji Aramaki

– This aim of this paper is to elucidate rumor propagation on microblogs and to assess a system for collecting rumor information to prevent rumor-spreading.

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