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Political Blogs Network

A directed network of hyperlinks

A directed network of hyperlinks between weblogs on US politics recorded in 2005. The vertex annotation "Classification" indicates political leaning. The edge weight indicates the duplicity of hyperlinks.

Examples

Basic Examples

Retrieve the graph:

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ResourceData["Political Blogs Network"]
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Summary properties:

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ResourceData["Political Blogs Network", All]["Summary"]
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Basic Applications

Show the classifications:

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g = ResourceData["Political Blogs Network"];
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vertices = VertexList[g];
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classes = Counts[AnnotationValue[{g, #}, "Classification"] & /@ vertices]
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PieChart[classes, ChartLabels -> Placed[Automatic, "RadialCenter"]]
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Show the most used source:

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Keys[Sort[Counts[AnnotationValue[{g, #}, "Source"] & /@ vertices], Greater]][[1]]
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Wolfram Research, "Political Blogs Network" from the Wolfram Data Repository (2019) 

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