I’m a fan of data, however, I’m an even bigger fan of Big Data! Enter the Twitter analytics exploring the 2015 State of the Union Address #SOTU2015
Via Twitter, the team has done an amazing job of archiving the data gathered during the State of the Union Address by President Obama, revealing an amazing visualization tool where you can scroll through the text of the address and see just exactly what the sentiment was and what was trending on Twitter at that exact moment – crazy!
A quick look at the data reveals that BIG peaks and valleys were experienced when the topics of #education #fairness and #healthcare were discussed – obviously this is what is on the mind of Americans and topics that they are quite vocal/passionate about!
Use the resource to scroll through the speech, paragraph by paragraph and see on the timeline exactly what was trending on Twitter at that moment. Additionally, a map is provided to show which States were trending highest on certain topics.
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