Unlimited Twitter data collection with enhanced metadata features
DiscoverText is proud to offer user-friendly access to the Gnip-enabled Twitter PowerTrack 2.0 data stream for direct import. Start a free trial and never miss a single Tweet for your analysis and research. Data streams via the PowerTrack 2.0 include greatly enhanced metadata features and are free from rate limitations. Access to the Gnip feed for Twitter data collection is included free with all Professional and Enterprise accounts, as well as our free trial. We give you 500 free Gnip Tweets when you get started on a DiscoverText free trial and you can purchase more at a rate of $5/10,000. A single Tweet credit includes the body of the Tweet as well as the associated metadata. Try out the Gnip “bio” rules that make it possible to segment Tweet collections in unique ways. Pricing plans for DiscoverText can be found here.
PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase Gnip credits, they do not count against the 10,000 (Professional) or 500,000 (Enterprise) unit total storage on DiscoverText. We also provide historical Twitter data access with free estimates via Sifter. Check out the “Top 10 Reasons to use DiscoverText to Study Twitter Data.” Contact us directly if you need more than 1 million Tweets.
Gnip PowerTrack 2.0 for Twitter Data
Extracted day-forward from the full Twitter firehose, your PowerTrack 2.0 streams deliver full coverage of the Tweets you want based on the PowerTrack filtering criteria that you provide. Use rules tapping into geo, bio, URL descriptions, and many other dimensions of the full Twitter network. Precise rules help to focus the data stream making it more relevant and comprehensible. Twitter PowerTrack credits are $5.00 per 10,000 items, where a single credit captures the body of the Tweet and all the Gnip-enhanced metadata. Check out this huge list of academic mentions of the use of Sifter or DiscoverText in basic research.