Activity in United Arab Emirates

Arabic Blogosphere Map

Researchers at the Berkman Center are working with Morningside Analytics to map the Arabic language blogosphere, using a unique methodology that blends link analysis, term frequency analysis, and human coding of individual blogs. We are currently working to analyze this data.

For an earlier report on the Arabic blogosphere using similar research methods, see: Bruce Etling, John Kelly, Rob Faris, and John Palfrey, "Mapping the Arabic Blogosphere: Politics, Culture and Dissent," Internet & Democracy Project, Berkman Center for Internet & Society, 2009.