Social Answer: A System for Finding Appropriate Sites for Questions in Social Media Conference Paper uri icon


  • © 2015 IEEE. Social networking or social media sites are involvedin our daily life. With the increasing popularity of socialmedia sites like Twitter and Facebook, people are using theirsocial network to find answers to their questions. Not everysocial media site can answer a user's question. Different socialmedia sites have different strength such as the StackOverflowcommunity has specific interest in programming and softwaredevelopment, whereas the TripAdvisor community has specificinterest in topic of Travel. Hence, we need a framework toidentify social media sites, which can best answer user's questions. In this paper, we demonstrate system named SocialAnswer which can rank social media sites for user's querybased on the content similarity of social media site and user'squery using ensemble of search engine query results.

author list (cited authors)

  • Dani, H., Morstatter, F., Hu, X., Yang, Z., & Liu, H.

citation count

  • 0

publication date

  • November 2015