Sentiment Analysis over Social Networks: An Overview

  title={Sentiment Analysis over Social Networks: An Overview},
  author={Khaled Ahmed and Neamat El-Tazi and Ahmad Hany Hossny},
  journal={2015 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics},
The rapid increase in data on social media creates a need for mining such data to get valuable insights. The data type can be unstructured with large volumes. Sentiment analysis addresses such need by detecting opinions or emotions on the social media text. Sentiment analysis can be performed in various domains such as social, medical and industrial applications. This paper presents a survey about sentiment analysis addressing the different concepts in this area, problems and its solutions… CONTINUE READING