Delayed information cascades in Flickr: Measurement, analysis, and modeling

  title={Delayed information cascades in Flickr: Measurement, analysis, and modeling},
  author={Meeyoung Cha and Fabr{\'i}cio Benevenuto and Yong-Yeol Ahn and Krishna P. Gummadi},
  journal={Computer Networks},
Online social networks exhibit small-world network characteristics, implying that information can spread in the network quickly and widely. This ability to spread information rapidly has led to high expectations for word-of-mouth and viral campaigns in online social networks. However, a recent study of the Flickr social network has shown that popular photos do not spread as quickly as one might expect, but show a steady linear growth of popularity over several years. In this paper, we… CONTINUE READING
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