Frequently Asked Questions
To reveal the “Visibility” column select the menu item:
NodeXL Pro allows for 3rd party developers to create data importers that can integrate into the NodeXL Pro > Data > Data Import menu. In that menu you will also find a list of links to 3rd party importers currently available.
Flickr limits access to their API on a per key basis. Your should stay under 3600 queries per hour or flickr may block or terminate your access.
If you are publishing a paper that makes use of NodeXL we would be happy to feature it in our list! Please see:
for information about NodeXL in research and education.
To cite NodeXL in your papers please use the following:
Smith, M., Ceni A., Milic-Frayling, N., Shneiderman, B., Mendes Rodrigues, E., Leskovec, J., Dunne, C., (2010). NodeXL: a free and open network overview, discovery and exploration add-in for Excel 2007/2010/2013/2016,http://nodexl.codeplex.com/ from the Social Media Research Foundation, http://www.smrfoundation.org
The only major limit of the public free Facebook is time. You can get as much historical data from fan pages and groups as you like, yet the network data download may take quite a while as the download stops and resumes.
Please note that the download of network data from large fan pages can easily max out your system memory if you do not limit the number of reactions, likes and shares when setting up the data importer.