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twitter-ego

A tool to save and export twitter followers data. It allows to crawl data effectively starting from a single point, optionally allowing to export data for visualization.

Built using Node.JS and MongoDB. Available script to export data to .gexf files.

  1. Set the env vars or alter config.js
  2. Run npm start
  3. The crawler will start running based on the entry id you've inserted
  4. Optionally export data with npm run gexf

The crawler optimizes for the maximum requests possible in the shortest time span, taking the Twitter API rate limits into account.

Made for complex networks class.

Twitter Followers Network with 367.671 nodes and 404.494 edges Graph network

License MIT

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