Friends and neighbors on the Web

  title={Friends and neighbors on the Web},
  author={Lada A. Adamic and Eytan Adar},
  journal={Social Networks},
The Internet has become a rich and large repository of information about us as individuals. Anything from the links and text on a user's homepage to the mailing lists the user subscribes to are reflections of social interactions a user has in the real world. In this paper we devise techniques to mine this information in order to predict relationships between individuals. Further we show that some pieces of information are better indicators of social connections than others, and that these… CONTINUE READING
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