Archive for the ‘Research’ Category

Ranking of Top Data Scientists on Twitter using MajesticSEO’s Metrics

By Neep Hazarika August 19, 2014

Who are the Most Influential Data Scientists on Twitter?

In this post, we will attempt to analyse whether the number of followers on Twitter is representative of how much influence a data scientist has on the subject. We will use the list provided by BigData-MadeSimple to conduct a study to itemize the rankings and see if there is any, if at all, relationship between the number of followers… Continue reading

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Measuring Twitter Profile Quality

By Neep Hazarika August 14, 2014

In this study conducted by Sysomos, the most active users of Twitter were classified according to the profiles based on the number of tweets. While analysing the top 25 profiles in the article, based on the highest average number of tweets per day, we discovered that many profiles simply had too few backlinks to be of a high quality, indicating that using activity alone does not… Continue reading

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PageRank, TrustFlow and the Search Universe

By Neep Hazarika July 7, 2014

Who’s Most Famous?  shutterstock_118345891

A recent research study was carried out by Young-Ho Eom of the University of Toulouse with the objective of determining the most influential person on Wikipedia. The inference was rather surprising, and at odds with the prevailing paradigm, in that it concluded that the Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus was more… Continue reading

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Introducing Majestic Insight

By Dixon Jones May 9, 2014

**NOTE (July 28 2014) : This was previously called “Majestic Research” but we have changed the name of this service to avoid possible confusion with a non-UK based corporation of the same name. ***

Today we launch “Majestic Insight”. It’s free to join and you do not even need an account on Majestic. Just fill in the simple form here.

What is Majestic Insight?

It’s a place… Continue reading

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What’s the best University in the USA?

By Neep Hazarika January 3, 2014

Here’s an interesting way to look at a potential ranking system for websites. It’s not a definitive study, but if you want to know what Educational establishments think about their Peers, then here’s an interesting way to rank the top US universities.

This is a follow-up to my previous posting A Study of .gov and .edu Referring Domain Ratios in the Majestic Million, where we… Continue reading

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