Authors:Sujin Choi, Ji-young Park, and Han Woo Park
While the above studies have typically relied on public web data, using web crawlers, social web data has not yet been systematically examined. The social web, also referred to as ‘socialmedia’, is defined as a set of online communication tools that
governments link to one another in an effective manner.
From a broad perspective, the purpose of the present study is to provide a better understanding of innovation activity mediated by socialmedia, particularly the government's Twitter activity, a
way. In addition, if applied with online socialmedia tools, such as, social networks sites, portals, and search engines WSI methods have the potential to provide accessible and large datasets for analysis and can provide potentially new venues for
Authors:Xuemei Li, Mike Thelwall, and Dean Giustini
not indexed by these databases are simply lost.
With the development of the Web, scholars have more ways to communicate and disseminate research than ever before. These venues include open access archives, online journals, and socialmedia
Recent political events, including Barack Obama's historical win in the 2008 presidential election in the U. S, have demonstrated the increased use and importance of socialmedia in political campaigns. Twitter, a
productivity (Ding et al. 2010 ). IT may enhance access to the materials, knowledge, and skills of others. For example the introduction of new databases with enhanced search capabilities such as Google Scholar or Scopus (Bar-Ilan 2008 ) and related social