BLOCKS Reference

Machine Learning

Text analysis (sentiment analysis)

Overview

This BLOCK uses the Sentiment Analysis function of the Google Cloud Natural Language API to analyze text data for positivity or negativity and assigns a magnitude to express the level of each.

Note for Self-Service Plan users:
The Google Cloud Natural Language API must be enabled to use this BLOCK. For details, refer to Basic Guide > Hints > Enabling Google APIs

Refer to Google’s Language Support page for details about supported languages.

Properties

Property Explanation
BLOCK name Configure the name displayed on this BLOCK.
GCP service account Select the GCP service account to use with this BLOCK.
Text data variable Designate the variable that contains the text data to be analyzed.
Results variable Designate the variable that will contain the results of the Sentiment Analysis.
BLOCK memos Make notes about this BLOCK.