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Classification Of Tweets Into Policy Agenda Topics, Rihui Li
Graduate Theses and Dissertations
Twitter is a novel online microblogging service launched in July 2006. This service has been rapidly gaining worldwide popularity. It has more than 500 million users, out of which there are more than 332 million active users in May 2015. Twitter website is one of the ten most visited websites and has been described as “the SMS of the Internet.” It is not only widely used in a person’s daily life, but also in politics, such as running election campaigns, mining or influencing public opinions.
We study the problem of automated classification of tweets posted on official accounts by ...