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Effective Sentiment Analysis of Social Media Datasets using Naive Bayesian Classification

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2014 by IJCA Journal
Volume 99 - Number 13
Year of Publication: 2014
Dhiraj Gurkhe
Niraj Pal
Rishit Bhatia

Dhiraj Gurkhe, Niraj Pal and Rishit Bhatia. Article: Effective Sentiment Analysis of Social Media Datasets using Naive Bayesian Classification. International Journal of Computer Applications 99(13):1-4, August 2014. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Dhiraj Gurkhe and Niraj Pal and Rishit Bhatia},
	title = {Article: Effective Sentiment Analysis of Social Media Datasets using Naive Bayesian Classification},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2014},
	volume = {99},
	number = {13},
	pages = {1-4},
	month = {August},
	note = {Full text available}


Effective Sentiment Analysis Of Social Media Datasets Using Naive Bayesian Classification involves extraction of subjective information from textual data. A normal human can easily understand the sentiment of a document written in natural language based on its knowledge of understanding the polarity of words (unigram, bigram and n-grams) and in some cases the general semantics used to describe the subject. The project aims to make the machine extract the polarity (positive, negative or neutral) of social media dataset with respect to the queried keyword. This project introduces an approach for automatically classifying the sentiment of social media data by using the following procedure: First the training data is fed to the Sentiment Analysis Engine for learning by using machine learning algorithm. After the learning is complete with qualified accuracy, the machine starts accepting individual social data with respect to keyword that it analyses and interprets, and then classifies it as positive, negative or neutral with respect to the query term.


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