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Your Facebook Reflects Your Personality

How Your Facebook Posts Reflect Your Personality Style
http://www.thepowerofintroverts.com/2013/10/24/how-your-facebook-posts-reflect-your-personality-style/ Author: Susan Cain  Wow. This is an incredible study of personality styles, based on the language that people with different personality traits use in their Facebook posts. The researchers analyzed 700 million words and phrases collected from the Facebook messages of 75,000 volunteers, and found fascinating differences between the posts of introverts and extroverts, men and women, etc. Would love to hear your thoughts about the study! For me, the findings weren’t always substantively surprising, but seeing them presented as word clouds gave me a whole new view into human nature.  . Personality, Gender, and Age in the Language of Social Media: The Open-Vocabulary Approach http://susancain.sharedby.co/share/QBfZrD
Introduction The social sciences have entered the age of data science, leveraging the unprecedented sources of written language …