A Tool for Monitoring of YouTube Content

Intzar Ali Lashari, Uffe Kock Wiil


The expansion in use of social media has been very significant in the past decade. It has become a topic of interest for many researchers to find the most connected people, the most influential people, etc. in social media for various purposes. However, collection and monitoring of data in abundance from social media is difficult. This paper describes a new tool that can collect, monitor, and mine data from YouTube. The tool is part of a larger framework aimed at monitoring various social media including Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. A specific case focusing on “Islamic Jihad Holy War” demonstrates the features of the tool.


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Paper Citation

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Ali Lashari I. and Kock Wiil U. (2014). A Tool for Monitoring of YouTube Content . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Knowledge Management and Information Sharing - Volume 1: KMIS, (IC3K 2014) ISBN 978-989-758-050-5, pages 171-178. DOI: 10.5220/0005068401710178

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author={Intzar Ali Lashari and Uffe Kock Wiil},
title={A Tool for Monitoring of YouTube Content},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Knowledge Management and Information Sharing - Volume 1: KMIS, (IC3K 2014)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Knowledge Management and Information Sharing - Volume 1: KMIS, (IC3K 2014)
TI - A Tool for Monitoring of YouTube Content
SN - 978-989-758-050-5
AU - Ali Lashari I.
AU - Kock Wiil U.
PY - 2014
SP - 171
EP - 178
DO - 10.5220/0005068401710178