Identifying Topics in Microblogs Using Wikipedia

  title={Identifying Topics in Microblogs Using Wikipedia},
  author={Ahmet Yıldırım and Suzan {\"U}sk{\"u}darlı and Arzucan {\"O}zg{\"u}r},
  booktitle={PloS one},
Twitter is an extremely high volume platform for user generated contributions regarding any topic. The wealth of content created at real-time in massive quantities calls for automated approaches to identify the topics of the contributions. Such topics can be utilized in numerous ways, such as public opinion mining, marketing, entertainment, and disaster management. Towards this end, approaches to relate single or partial posts to knowledge base items have been proposed. However, in… CONTINUE READING
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