Organized by the Lab, the Workshop on Web Mining kicked off on April 22. Third four people from the Department of Media and Communication participated in the workshop, including 5 faculty members, 20 PhD students, and 9 visiting scholars from mainland China.

On April 25, I gave a lecture on visualization of web data. I introduced Wordle, HTML5 Word Cloud, Voyant Tools, NodeXL, Google Fusion Tables, and Google Charts.

Here are the slides, datasets, and step-by-step instruction.

Qin Jie lecturing visualization of web data