ISIS Accounts Spread More Content Before Getting Suspended by Twitter Compared With Other Eventually Suspended Accounts

Source: Alfifi, Majid, Parisa Kaghazgaran and James Caverlee. "Measuring the Impact of ISIS Social Media Strategy, " Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2015
Topic: Incitement to Terrorism
Reference year: 2015
Geographical area: Global
Method: Data mining
Link to original document: snap.stanford.edu
This graph shows the fraction of suspended users who were able to tweet 10, 100, 1,000, or more times before being suspended. Based on data collected from Twitter, this chart shows that ISIS accounts seem to successfully tweet more posts before being suspended, compared to the entire population of suspended accounts.