SocialMediaLab: Tools for Collecting Social Media Data and Generating Networks for Analysis

A suite of tools for collecting and constructing networks from social media data. Provides easy-to-use functions for collecting data across popular platforms (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube) and generating different types of networks for analysis.

Version: 0.23.2
Imports: tm, stringr, twitteR, RCurl, bitops, rjson, plyr, igraph, Rfacebook (≥ 0.6.15), Hmisc, data.table, httpuv, instaR, methods, httr
Suggests: magrittr, testthat
Published: 2017-05-28
Author: Timothy Graham & Robert Ackland with contribution from Chung-hong Chan
Maintainer: Timothy Graham <Timothy.Graham at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: SocialMediaLab results


Reference manual: SocialMediaLab.pdf
Package source: SocialMediaLab_0.23.2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: SocialMediaLab_0.23.2.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: SocialMediaLab_0.23.2.tgz
Old sources: SocialMediaLab archive


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