Capturing Signals of Enthusiasm and Support Towards Social Issues from Twitter

  title={Capturing Signals of Enthusiasm and Support Towards Social Issues from Twitter},
  author={Shubhanshu Mishra and Jana Diesner},
  journal={Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Social Media World Sensors},
  • Shubhanshu Mishra, Jana Diesner
  • Published 2019
  • Psychology, Computer Science
  • Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Social Media World Sensors
Social media enables organizations to learn what users say about their products online, and to engage with their potential audiences. Social media has also been allowing individual users and the public to signal their enthusiasm, support, or lack thereof for a broad range of topics. In this paper, we analyze the robustness of a prior framework for tagging tweets across the dimensions of enthusiasm (labels: enthusiastic, passive) and support (labels: supportive, non-supportive). We investigate… Expand
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