Capturing Global Mood Levels using Blog Posts

  title={Capturing Global Mood Levels using Blog Posts},
  author={Gilad Mishne and Maarten de Rijke},
  booktitle={AAAI Spring Symposium: Computational Approaches to Analyzing Weblogs},
The personal, diary-like nature of blogs prompts many bloggers to indicate their mood at the time of posting. Aggregating these indications over a large amount of bloggers gives a “blogosphere state-of-mind” for each point in time: the intensity of different moods among bloggers at that time. In this paper, we address the task of estimating this state-of… CONTINUE READING