20111115-2-NodeXL-Twitter-occupywallstre et network mentions and reply edges highlighted with labels

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    From: www.connectedaction.net
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    These are the connections among the Twitter users who recently tweeted the word occupywallstreet when queried on November 15, 2011, scaled by numbers of followers (with outliers thresholded). Connections created when users reply, mention or follow one another. Relies and mentions edges are highlighted in blue, follows connections are grey. The data set starts on 11/15/2011 23:08 and ends on 11/15/2011 23:34 UTC, a total of 26 minutes of traffic.

    Layout created with the "Group Layout" feature of NodeXL which tiles bounded regions for each cluster. 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/6351818421/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:
    @occupywallst
    @mmflint
    @nyclu
    @allisonkilkenny
    @andrewbreitbart
    @operationleaks
    @occupydenver
    @theatlantic
    @usgeneralstrike
    @rt_com

    Graph Metric: Value
    Graph Type: Directed
    Vertices: 1000
    Unique Edges: 3546
    Edges With Duplicates: 826
    Total Edges: 4372
    Self-Loops: 794
    Connected Components: 241
    Single-Vertex Connected Components: 230
    Maximum Vertices in a Connected Component: 747
    Maximum Edges in a Connected Component: 3998
    Maximum Geodesic Distance (Diameter): 7
    Average Geodesic Distance: 2.65438
    Graph Density: 0.003246246
    NodeXL Version: 1.0.1.194

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    1. Railroad_Ross 29 months ago | reply

      3 hours 1 minute of Teaparty vs. 26 minutes of occupy, when occupy uses many more tags than occupywallstreet. This is an inequitable look at the actual traffic of these two movements.

    2. Marc_Smith 29 months ago | reply

      Both maps are the result of one Twitter query: a collection of about 1500 tweets.

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