SOURCE: Gnip, Inc.

Gnip, Inc.

October 27, 2011 09:55 ET

Gnip Adds Google+ to Growing List of Realtime Social Data Sources

New Gnip Keyword Search Stream to Provide Customers With Public Activity, Comment, Photo, URL, and Video Data From Google+

BOULDER, CO--(Marketwire - Oct 27, 2011) - Gnip, Inc. (, the leading provider of social media data for enterprise applications, today announced that is has added Google+ to its list of realtime social data sources. With the addition of this new source, Gnip will offer a Keyword Search Stream for Google+ that is built on the newly released Google+ API.

"Our enterprise customers have been asking us for Google+ to complement the coverage that they're getting from our Twitter and Facebook streams," said Chris Moody, President and COO of Gnip. "With over 40 million users and growing, Google+ has established itself as an important social network and its addition is another step towards our ongoing goal of providing full coverage of social media conversations."

With Google+, Gnip customers will be able to consume public data from one of the fastest growing social media platforms. Using the Keyword Search Stream, customers select relevant terms and phrases that Gnip uses to deliver matching public activity, comment, photo, URL, and video data from Google+. As with all Gnip data streams, the Google+ Keyword Search Stream comes equipped with Gnip's standard metadata enrichments including format normalization, deduplication, and URL unwinding.

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About Gnip
Founded in 2008, Gnip developed the first enterprise-grade platform to reliably deliver the billions of realtime social media activities that power our customers' businesses every day. Gnip provides access to over 100 realtime social media data streams from dozens of social media sources, including Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, WordPress and more. Today, we deliver our data, ready-to-use, in the protocol of each customer's choice. We apply data enrichments including URL expansion, language detection, Klout Scores and more to augment the raw data, making it even more valuable for our customers. For more information, call 888.777.7405 or visit