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: 0.19.0
Imports: tm, stringr, twitteR, RCurl, bitops, rjson, plyr, igraph, Rfacebook, Hmisc, data.table, httpuv, instaR, methods, httr
Published: 2015-11-26
Author: Timothy Graham & Robert Ackland
Maintainer: Timothy Graham <timothy.graham3 at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: SocialMediaLab results


Reference manual: SocialMediaLab.pdf
Package source: SocialMediaLab_0.19.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: SocialMediaLab_0.19.0.tgz, r-oldrel: not available
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: SocialMediaLab_0.19.0.tgz
Old sources: SocialMediaLab archive