Determine the Close Friends for Twitter Users by Analyzing Users

Haydar Safi, Khalid Alzaidi, Zena Kadem
2016 Iraqi Journal for Computers and Informatics  
In this paper a new method to extract the closed friends to a certain twitter user is proposed. This algorithm can be used inmany applications such as security and marketing. In the proposed algorithm four relation indicators are used. Theshared twitter users, the common friends, the common followers and number of "retweeted from" are used todetermine the closed friends of a certain twitter user. The great data downloading and mining tool KNIME is used with some Rcoding. The proposed model
more » ... proposed model could ranks the shared twitter users according to their closeness to a certain twitter user usingthe four used relation indicator.
doi:10.25195/ijci.v42i1.80 fatcat:llm3xikyvzdfnfxkiw5kqumitu