Get Started

0. Before you start

If you haven't read the What is DataSift PYLON? guide take a look at this first. You'll learn the basics of how PYLON works and the key concepts you'll need to know to get started.

1. Quick start

Get started straight away with one of our quick start guides for your preferred language. You'll immediately be writing code against the platform and see your first analysis results.

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You'll need your account enabled to complete these guides. If you're waiting to be set up take a look at the in-depth guides next to learn more about the platform.

2. Developer guide

Learn how to use each feature of the platform in detail by following our developer guide:

Developer Guide

3. Examples

Now you have a better understanding of the platform take a look at our examples page.

On this page you'll find example interaction filters, classifiers and analysis queries. You can use these as the basis for your project.

4. In-Depth guides and design patterns

To learn about advanced concepts in depth take a look at our in-depth guides.

To learn how to implement common use cases and tackle common challenges take a look at our current design patterns.

5. Getting help

If you need help you can contact support or take a look at our forums.

We monitor our forums at all times and your question will be answered by our team or a member of the community. You'll find these categories the most useful: