Visualization of Users Raking in Online Dating Service

  • Jana NowakováEmail author
  • Martin Hasal
  • Václav Snášel
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 1035)


Data visualization represents an important tool in data analysis. In this paper, we focus on the visualization of data from online dating service - Libimseti. Libimseti is a rarity among online dating services because it offers a user’s raking system. It means that every user can evaluate other users on the scale from one to ten.

We present a modification of a circular plot to represent general data from the raking system. The introduced visualization provides both aesthetically pleasing and readable graph. It shows a general overview of people’s behavior, opinion, and personal preferences in the given service without deeper understating of the data.

It helps to discover users who can suffer from other users negativity or users who provoke others and decrease the popularity of the web itself. Moreover, the presented graph can help to find influencers, who can popularize the website among its users.


Data visualization Online dating service Rating Anomaly detection 



This work was supported by the European Regional Development Fund under the project AI&Reasoning (reg. no. CZ.02.1.01/0.0/0.0/15_003/0000466), by the Technology Agency of the Czech Republic under the grant no. TN01000024, and by the project SP2019/135 of the Student Grant System, VŠB-Technical University of Ostrava.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jana Nowaková
    • 1
    Email author
  • Martin Hasal
    • 2
  • Václav Snášel
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceVŠB – Technical University of OstravaOstrava, PorubaCzech Republic
  2. 2.IT4InnovationsVŠB – Technical University of OstravaOstrava, PorubaCzech Republic

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