New to Netlytic? Below are some great resources to get you started. We have a number of video tutorials and guides to walk you through how to set up an account, import data from a variety of sources, and use Netlytic’s text and network analysis features.
Welcome to Netlytic's Tutorials! Netlytic is a cloud-based text and social networks analyzer that can automatically summarize and discover social networks from online conversations on social media sites. This tutorial will walk through how to set up a Netlytic account so you can begin to collect and analyze social media data and make sense of online conversations.
The resources listed below provide important tips and information to get you started with Netlytic.
Documentation Guide: Systems Overview
Documentation Guide: Getting Started with Netlytic(PDF)
This tutorial will walk through your dataset home screen. Here you will learn how to read all of information provided for each dataset. The icons on the home screen also offer the ability for users to share and download datasets.
As of April 4, 2018, Facebook has disabled the Instagram API that allowed access to public comments.
This tutorial introduces users to importing data from Instagram via geographic and hashtag queries.
Documentation Guide: Data Source: Instagram
You can upload a text (.txt) or .csv file to Netlytic for analysis from your device or by way of cloud storage including a google drive or dropbox.The files must follow a specific format in order for the importer to properly read the information. Formatting instructions can be found on our text file quick guide (provided below) as well, trouble shooting formatting errors can be found in our FAQ Troubleshooting section.
Documentation Guide: Data Source: Text File
Documentation Guide: Data Source: Cloud Storage
The resource below will help you to understand the features and visualizations available for text analysis.The tutorials are provided in two parts.
Text Analysis Part 1 (Keywords): covers the analysis, visualizations and features for keywords including tag word clouds and a stacked graph to illustrate words over time.
Documentation Guide: Text AnalysisText Analysis Part 2 (Categories): covers the analysis and visualizations for categories, or a topical analysis of your data. The tutorial will also walk through how to customize categories.
Documentation Guide: Category (Topical) Analysis
The resource below will help you to understand the features and visualizations available for network analysis.
Network Analysis Part 1: This tutorial discusses social network analysis and walks through the basics of how to clean your data by aggregating and removing “false-positive” aliases.
Documentation Guide: Network Analysis/VisualizationText Analysis Part 2: The second tutorial looks at the network analysis features available in Netlytic to help explore and discover the social aspects of datasets.
Documentation Guide: Network Analysis/Visualization