Twitter Sentiment Analysis

Harshil Shah


With the increasing popularity of social media, people have begun to express their opinions on a variety of topics on Twitter and other similar services.Sentiment Analysis on tweets has gained much attention for gathering public opinions on a wide variety of topics. In this paper, we aim to tackle the one of the fundamental problems of sentiment analysis, sentiment polarity categorization. We present a hybrid approach for identifying sentiments from a given piece of text.

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