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#NICAR18 Twitter Dump

This dataset lists more than 4,000 tweets featuring the #NICAR18 hashtag, which identified messages about IRE's annual CAR Conference.

The data were scraped from Twitter using the tweep Python library. They range from Jan. 1 to March 14.

The dataset has 4,266 tweets and nine fields.

Field Description
id Twitter ID (i.e. https://twitter.com/{{ user }}/status/{{ id }})
date Date of tweet
time Time of tweet
timezone Timezone, which is UTC (you should adjust the times for Central during the conference itself, and remember that CST changed to CDT at 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 11)
user Username
text Tweet text
replies Number of replies
retweets Number of retweets
likes Number of likes