Authorship Attribution for Online Social Media

  title={Authorship Attribution for Online Social Media},
  author={Ritu Banga and Akanksha Bhardwaj and Sheng-Lung Peng and Gulshan Shrivastava},
This chapter gives a comprehensive knowledge of various machine learning classifiers to achieve authorship attribution (AA) on short texts, specifically tweets. The need for authorship identification is due to the increasing crime on the internet, which breach cyber ethics by raising the level of anonymity. AA of online messages has witnessed interest from many research communities. Many methods such as statistical and computational have been proposed by linguistics and researchers to identify… CONTINUE READING