Facebook data extraction can be done by multiple ways including Facebook’s Graph API. Using R, how can we perform has been explained here. This E-book has been contributed by technical members of ONLINEGUWAHATI who have vast experience in software design and development in multiple domains and anticipated the importance of Big Data processing in terms of future business growth. According to Forbes, by 2020 a gigantic 1.7 megabytes of new information will be created every second for every human being on this planet. This massive data tsunami has started challenging to explore new and innovative ways to monitor and management of their data strategy either data on rest or in motion.
After reading this book, the readers who are interested to explore their career in social media data mining by leveraging Hadoop Distributed File System as Data Lake, will be benefited to understand how unstructured data can be extracted from Social media platform (e.g Facebook) using R. Distinctive diagrammatic representations as well as screen shots of Facebook developer platform are included in this book to understand the concepts better. Feel free to download and share with your community.