Collecting data from Sprout Social

This guide explains how to collect data from Sprout Social. To learn how to collect data from a different data source, go back to the Available data sources in Adverity overview.

Introduction

For a list of the fields that you can collect from Sprout Social, see Sprout Social.

  • Sprout Social can collect a maximum of 1 million rows per single report. To fetch more data than this, split your fetch into smaller date ranges in the Initial Fetch step of creating a datastream.

Creating a datastream to collect data from Sprout Social

The basics of creating a datastream to collect data from any data source are explained in our guide to Creating a datastream. This guide contains information about the specific steps to create a datastream to fetch data from Sprout Social.

Configuration: Choose the data you want to collect from Sprout Social

To choose what data to collect and customize the Sprout Social datastream configuration, follow these steps:

  1. (Optional) Rename your datastream.

  1. In Report type, select the type of data to collect from Sprout Social.

  1. In Customer profiles, select the customer profiles for which to collect data. If the field is left empty, data for all customer profiles will be fetched.

  2. For the Profile Analytics and Post Analytics report types, in Metrics, select the metrics for which to collect data.

  3. For the Post Analytics and Messages report types, in Fields, select the fields for which to collect data.

  4. For the Messages report type, in Groups, select the groups for which to collect data. If the field is left empty, data for all groups will be fetched.

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