How to Collect Data from Facebook

This article will show you how to create an Element (Report in this case) using a Facebook plug-in as a data source. It assumes that you have already established connectivity to your Facebook account.

1. Access 'Report' or 'Metric' from the New menu (report example)

  1. Choose Facebook as your Data Source.
  2. Input your Plug-in Command
  3. To see the Facebook Query Language (FQL) Reference click on appropriate link in hint box.

NOTE: Do not forget, that The Facebook authentication token hat to be reissued every 60 days.

2. Publish your new element

  1. Validate your plug-in command
  2. After successful validation Save your Report to see Sample Result Set
  3. And if you've finished configuring of the Report Enable & Publish it.


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