As part of the Digital Methods Summer School at the University of Amsterdam, together with a team of young researchers, we did a research project investigating the meme diffusion across platforms.
With the seed meme of #grexit as initial search term, we looked at how different platforms are inter-related and how can we study the relationship between them.
This study was part of the Summer School project proposed by profesor Limor Shifman – “Political Memes in a Globalised World: A Comparative Study”. All three subprojects can be read here: https://wiki.digitalmethods.net/Dmi/SummerSchool2015PoliticalMemesGlobalizedWorld
Full text here: https://wiki.digitalmethods.net/Dmi/SummerSchool2015grexit
The Digital Methods Summer School 2015 was titled “Secondary Social Media and the post-Snowden media empiricism”.