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Introduction to Network Visualization with GEPHI

Introduction to Network Visualization with GEPHI
New tutorial available! A completely new version of this tutorial has been published, with 2 complete and complementary datasets to learn and explore many basic and advanced features of Gephi: To the new tutorial Gephi workshop at University of Bern (photo Radu Suciu) Social Network Analysis is a lens, a way of looking at reality. (Claire Lemercier at Swiss Digital Humanities Summer School 2013) Network Analysis appears to be an interesting tool to give the researcher the ability to see its data from a new angle. I propose below, after a short introduction about the basis of SNA and some examples which shows the potential of this tool, a transcript of tutorial given during a workshop of the first Digital Humanities summer school in Switzerland (June 28. 2013), and kept up to date. 1. A network consists of two components : a list of the actors composing the network, and a list of the relations (the interactions between actors). 2. 3. GephiDataset(edges)Dataset (nodes) 4. Nodes Edges 5. 6. 7.

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Social Network Analysis About the Course Everything is connected: people, information, events and places, all the more so with the advent of online social media. A practical way of making sense of the tangle of connections is to analyze them as networks. How to work with Gephi to visualise a network of Sites connected by Users Originators/Authors Anne Clarke EVAD , University of Cambridge UWGB Commons for the Digital and Public Humanities “Gephi is an open-source software for visualizing and analysing large networks graphs. Gephi uses a 3D render engine to display graphs in real-time and speed up the exploration. You can use it to explore, analyse, spatialise, filter, cluterize, manipulate and export all types of graphs.” Gephi is a program downloaded from the internet, and can be found here.

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