Discovery of Topical Authorities in Instagram

  title={Discovery of Topical Authorities in Instagram},
  author={Aditya Pal and Amac Herdagdelen and Sourav Chatterji and Sumit Taank and Deepayan Chakrabarti},
  journal={Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on World Wide Web},
Instagram has more than 400 million monthly active accounts who share more than 80 million pictures and videos daily. This large volume of user-generated content is the application's notable strength, but also makes the problem of finding the authoritative users for a given topic challenging. Discovering topical authorities can be useful for providing relevant recommendations to the users. In addition, it can aid in building a catalog of topics and top topical authorities in order to engage new… 

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