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TAGS v3.2

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Created by mhawksey. Read more about this at:

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http://mashe.hawksey.info/twitter-archive-tagsv3/

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With this spreadsheet you can:

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- automatically pull results from a Twitter Search into a Google Spreadsheet

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Instructions:

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Setup videos:
Basic - http://youtu.be/mTiUiGYi8Vc
Advanced - http://youtu.be/OnRPDIfC_5w


1. Enter settings for search term etc below

2. To test the collection from the menu above select Twitter -> Test Collection (you might need to hit the setup button twice. The first time prompts for script authorisation, before you can run the setup properly)

3. You can control the type of data returned by changing the column heading

4. To automatically collect results set a script trigger by Tools -> Script Editor then Triggers -> Current script's triggers... -> 'No trigger set up. Click here to add one now'. Then select collectTweets for Run and Time-driven for Events and choose Day timer for daily updates or Week timer for weekly.

5. If you aren't getting any results back it usually indicates that you are being rate limited. To improve the number of results you can get run the Twitter > API Authentication

*Note* TAGS - Advanced options require API Authentication

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Settings:

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Who are youhttp://network.as.uky.edu/<- twitter like to know who you are site/blog url. Without this Twitter might stop giving results to you

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Search term#nhuk<- can be as complex as you like and include search operators

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Perioddefault<- if NOT using default switch to 'paged' below

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No. results1500<- how greedy you want the search to be (max 1500 per search)

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Continuous/pagedcontinuous<- continuous will add results to a single sheet, paged adds results to a new sheet

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Make interactive

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Turn your archive into an interactive online resource using TAGSExplorer - see http://bit.ly/TAGSsetup

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News

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15-Feb-2013 IMPORTANT: Version 5.0 of TAGS is now available. Please read important information for users of older versions by following the link

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http://mashe.hawksey.info/2013/02/twitter-archive-tagsv5/