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#GifHistory

Citation

Jules, Bergis (2018), #GifHistory, v2, UC Riverside Dash, Dataset, https://doi.org/10.6086/D1CM12

Abstract

This data set contains 31,929 tweets ids for tweets containing the hashtag #GifHistory. This hashtag was used by Twitter user @MatthewACherry on February 9th, 2018 to start a conversation about the history of popular gifs on Twitter. Here is a link to the original tweet using the hashtag https://twitter.com/MatthewACherry/status/962011241815277568 

Methods

The tweet ids in this dataset we're collected using the DocNow prototype Twitter data collection tool. http://app.docnow.io/ 

You can recreate the original tweets by using the DocNow Hydrator https://github.com/DocNow/hydrator