Transform Meta Info

Display NameTo Tweets [Search Twitter]
Transform Namephrase.tweets
Short DescriptionThis transform will search Twitter for a phrase and shows relevant entries
OwnerPaterva
AuthorAnton van Aswegen (anton@pinkmatter.com)
InputPhrase
OutputTwit

Description

Uses the Twitter API to find tweets containing a phrase. The number of tweets returned are limited by the Twitter API.

Typical Use Case

Phrase ==> Tweets --> Words

==> To Tweets [Search Twitter]
--> Related Transform

Example

Starting with the phrase "president" we can get tweets about any president. We can then use the "To Words" transfrom to find the most popular words used in these tweets.

From this we can see that the most popular used words in tweets about a president were "trump", "inaugration" and "promises".