Counting Tweets in R – Substrings, Chaining, and Grouping

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I was recently sent an email about transforming tweet data and presenting it in a simple way to represent stats about tweets by a certain category. I thought I would share how to do this: A tweet is basically composed of text, hash tags (text prefixed with #), mentions (text prefixed with @), and lastly […]