Superstorm Sandy Looking at the Twitter Response. Online Research Highlight
Spiro, E., Sutton, J., Johnson, B., et al. (2012). Superstorm Sandy: Looking at the Twitter Response. Online Research Highlight.
Clicking on the tab “Research Highlights” takes readers to this article with graphics that illustrate how social media was used before, during, and after Superstorm Sandy. Graphics show the number of tweets per hour, a word cloud, how 103 professional organizations tweeted during the event, and how the number of followers increased for seven specific accounts (e.g., the American Red Cross North Jersey Region, conEdison, and FEMA Region 2).