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Neo4j Cookbook by Ankur Goel

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Chapter 5. Mining the Social Treasure

In this chapter, we will cover the following recipes:

  • Finding mutual friends with Neo4j
  • Finding friends of friends with Neo4j
  • Activity streaming with Neo4j
  • Finding user similarity with Neo4j
  • Network reachability with Neo4j

Introduction

According to the article Social Data Revolution on Wikipedia, social data can be defined as follows:

"Social data refers to data individuals create that is knowingly and voluntarily shared among them."

Social data platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, are enabling individuals to form groups, share their thoughts, express opinions, and connect with other individuals based on common interests.

In this chapter, we will cover various recipes to mine social data with Neo4j. The ...

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