There are also a number of other widgets within NewsWhip Spike that do not fit in with the above definitions. Those are Web trends, Twitter trends, and YouTube trends.
This widget shows you a list of people, places and organisations that are mentioned in articles that have recently surged in popularity. You can choose to view trends from US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, or New Zealand. You can select a trend to view the articles that are driving the trend.
This widget surfaces the topics that are seeing a high-volume of mentions, and which have seen a sharp increase in engagement over a short period of time from Tweets posted in the US, UK, Singapore, Peru, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, South Africa, Ireland, Australia, Brazil, or Canada. Twitter Trends come directly from the Twitter platform, and offer insight into topics that are surging in popularity amongst the public.
This widget shows you all currently trending YouTube posts, as defined by YouTube, in the US, Ireland, UK, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Germany, France, or India.
Now you know how to build a dashboard, let’s look at what powers them — searching with NewsWhip.