Hospitality Exchange Services as a Source of Spatial and Social Data?

@article{Tagiew2015HospitalityES,
  title={Hospitality Exchange Services as a Source of Spatial and Social Data?},
  author={Rustam Tagiew and D. Ignatov and Radhakrishnan Delhibabu},
  journal={2015 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining Workshop (ICDMW)},
  year={2015},
  pages={1125-1130}
}
This paper presents an extensive data-based analysis of the non-profit democratic hospitality exchange service bewelcome.org. We hereby pursuit the goal of determining the factors influencing its growth. It also provides general insights on internet-based hospitality exchange services. The other investigated services are hospitalityclub.org and couchsurfing.org. Communities using the three services are interconnected -- comparing their data provides additional information. 

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