BLOCKS Reference

Machine Learning

Text analysis (content classification) (beta)


This BLOCK uses the classifying content function of the Google Cloud Natural Language API to classify text (English only) into over 700 pre-defined categories.

Refer to Google’s Content Categories documentation page for details on category types.

Text sent to this BLOCK must contain at least 20 words.

Self-Service Plan users:
You must enable the Google Cloud Natural Language API to use this BLOCK. Refer to Basic Guide > Hints > Enabling Google APIs for details.

This BLOCK is currently in beta and may become usable after the official version is released. Please switch to using the official version at that time.

As a beta version, some features may not work as intended. We appreciate your feedback regarding bugs and ways to improve MAGELLAN BLOCKS.


Property Explanation
BLOCK name Configure the name displayed on this BLOCK.
GCP service account Select the GCP service account to use with this BLOCK.
Source text variable Designate the variable that contains the text to be classified.
Results variable Designate the variable that will store the results of the content classification.
BLOCK memos Make notes about this BLOCK.