20111006-NodeXL-Twitter-Kickstarter network graph
Connections among the Twitter users who recently tweeted the word kickstarter when queried on October 6, 2011, scaled by numbers of followers (with outliers thresholded). Connections created when users reply, mention or follow one another.
Layout using the "Group Layout" composed of tiled bounded regions. Clusters calculated by the Clauset-Newman-Moore algorithm are also encoded by color.
A larger version of the image is here: www.flickr.com/photos/marc_smith/6231701213/sizes/l/in/ph...
Betweenness Centrality is defined here: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Centrality#Betweenness_centrality
Clauset-Newman-Moore algorithm is defined here: pre.aps.org/abstract/PRE/v70/i6/e066111
Top most between users:
Graph Metric: Value
Graph Type: Directed
Unique Edges: 1908
Edges With Duplicates: 1211
Total Edges: 3119
Connected Components: 206
Single-Vertex Connected Components: 173
Maximum Vertices in a Connected Component: 741
Maximum Edges in a Connected Component: 2691
Maximum Geodesic Distance (Diameter): 12
Average Geodesic Distance: 3.592432
Graph Density: 0.001857858
NodeXL Version: 188.8.131.52
More NodeXL network visualizations are here: www.flickr.com/photos/marc_smith/sets/72157622437066929/
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