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Visualising Social Media Influence

What about a visualisation of all the major influencers in a particular event or conflict?

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Spreading the word can be about making everyone feel like they were a part of the issue and revealing the networks of support available.

In Kovas Boguta's beautiful visualisation, he shows the twitter individuals who were most influential in their tweets about the Egyptian uprising.

Perhaps to spread the word, we need an image that includes everyone and makes everyone feel empowered to do something.


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I really like the visual aspect of this idea, visuals are innately powerful in themselves. I also like the consideration of the elements of empowerment and inclusion.

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