Mapping the structure of the American blogosphere

Jia Lin, Alex Halavais, Bin Zhang

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


This research project presents an effort to use entry texts and hyperlinks in personal weblogs to observe the variance of local culture reflected in American cities. By geocoding the blogosphere, this project indexes the location of personal weblogs. The hyperlink network among blogs in American cities is presented. Finally, maps of two keywords' distribution among American cities are plotted.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationComputational Approaches to Analyzing Weblogs - Papers from the AAAI Spring Symposium, Technical Report
Number of pages2
StatePublished - Aug 21 2006
Externally publishedYes
Event2006 AAAI Spring Symposium - Stanford, CA, United States
Duration: Mar 27 2006Mar 29 2006

Publication series

NameAAAI Spring Symposium - Technical Report


Other2006 AAAI Spring Symposium
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityStanford, CA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)


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