Aylien- Twitter analysis

This is my YouTube post for the BCM112 assignment.

Its a short tutorial on how to install and use Aylien which is a text analysis Add-on for Google Sheets.

Its very simple to set up and use had has many functions such as Hashtag suggestion and Sentiment analysis.

The Add-on can be found at aylien.com

Hope you enjoy the video (:

Social media limitations breed more creative humans.


An interesting trend, common in popular social media is the introduction of creative limitations. Snapchat, Vine and even Twitter have limitations on how the user publishes content. Normally, a limitation would become a downside the functionality of the platform but these apps have proven to be incredibly successful despite the limitations. The internet has given users infinite possibilities, but these social media applications have restricted their users either by 140 character limits, disappearing photos and only six seconds of video footage. So what other creative limitations can be restricted to encourage new and more innovative creativity.

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