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Contact: Michelle Ma
University of Washington

Twitter Network Map

Caption: UW researchers created this network graph showing relationships among the 100 most prevalent hashtags used on Twitter after the Boston Marathon bombing. The connecting lines represent hashtags that were in the same tweet. #boston was dropped from the graph because it connected with every other tag.

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