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By Chen Wang1, Nickolas Palmer Vance1, Joseph Tek Yun1

1. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Social Media Intelligence & Learning Environment

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Version 1.3.1 - published on 17 Apr 2020

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SMILE is an open-source social media analytics tool that allows researchers to collect and analyze social media data. SMILE can perform functions such as text-preprocessing, phrase mining, sentiment analysis, network analysis, and machine learning text classification.

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Yun, J. T., Vance, N., Wang, C., Troy, J., Marini, L., Booth, R., Nelson, T., Hetrick, A., Hodgekins, H. (2018). The Social Media Macroscope. In Gateways 2018.