Affinity based information diffusion model in social networks

@inproceedings{Liu2014AffinityBI,
  title={Affinity based information diffusion model in social networks},
  author={Hongli Liu and Yun Xie and Haibo Hu and Zhigao Chen},
  year={2014}
}
There is a widespread intuitive sense that people prefer participating in spreading the information in which they are interested. The affinity of people with information disseminated can affect the information propagation in social networks. In this paper, we propose an information diffusion model incorporating the mechanism of affinity of people with information which considers the fitness of affinity values of people with affinity threshold of the information. We find that the final size of… CONTINUE READING