How to Create a Feed

How to Create a Feed

ℹ️ You can click on the above options to directly access the support content for that feed type

Create with AI

Here, we'll guide you through the process of creating and editing feeds to suit your preferences, whether you're tracking specific Companies and their Attributes or exploring General Topics of interest.

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Do you know? With AI handling the heavy lifting Our AI Feeds save up to 90% of your time by providing relevant keywords, eliminating manual research, and boosting productivity.

➡️ Company and its Attributes Feed:

Dive deep into the details of your preferred companies with our Company and its Attributes Feed. Designed for those who want to know everything about specific businesses, this feed lets you select up to three companies at once.

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Creating a Feed
  • Click on the “Add” button next to “FEEDS” in the left navigation.
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  • Select the Create with AI ✨ option from the feed options.
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  • Choose the "Company and its attributes" option.
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  • Select your preferred companies from the dropdown. Please Note: You can select up to 3 companies per feed.
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  • Select the attributes you want to track for each selected company or choose "Select All".
  • The feed name will automatically populate but can be edited to your preference.
  • Click on "Generate feed" and let our AI work its magic!
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Editing a Feed
  • Click on the "Edit feed" button at the top right.
  • Add or remove companies and attributes according to your preferences.
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  • You can also use the "Advanced edits" option to further customize by adding or removing keywords, sources, etc.
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  • Click on the “✨Update” button to update the feed.

➡️ General Topic Feed:

If you're curious about a wide range of topics, our General Topic Feed is perfect for you. Whether you're exploring the latest trends or diving into niche subjects, this feed gives you a comprehensive overview tailored to your interests.

Creating a Feed
  • Click on the “Add” button next to “FEEDS” in the left navigation.
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  • Select the Create with AI ✨ option from the feed options.
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  • Choose the "General topic" feed option.
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  • Enter the name of the topic you're interested in and hit enter.
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  • Add relevant subtopics from the suggested related topics list or enter them manually.
  • Click on "Generate feed" and let our AI work its magic!
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Editing a Feed
  • Click on the "Edit feed" button at the top right.
  • Add or remove topics according to your preferences.
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  • You can also use the "Advanced edits" option to further customize by adding or removing keywords, sources, etc.
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  • Click on the “✨Update” button to update the feed.

FAQ’s

Create Feeds using Templates

Create customized feeds effortlessly using our pre-designed templates. Our templates provide a convenient starting point. Simply choose the template that best fits your needs, and our system will populate the feed with relevant information.

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Creating a Feed
  • Click on the “Add” button next to “FEEDS” in the left navigation.
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  • Select the Use Templates option from the feed options.
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  • Folders published by Needl and organization folders (if applicable).
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  • If you click on any folder and select a template, you'll see an overview of its contents, including Feed Name, Description, keywords, and sources.
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  • "Add Template" incorporates the selected template into your account without customization.
  • To customize the template, select "Customize Template" This will take you to the edit page, where you can add or remove sources and keywords according to your preferences.
Editing a Feed
  • Click on the "Edit feed" button at the top right.
  • Add or remove keywords, sources, and filters based on your preferences and requirements.
  • Once you've made the changes, click on the "Update" button to save the edited feed.

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Create Feeds from Scratch

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Creating a Feed
  • Click on the “Add” button next to “FEEDS” in the left navigation.
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  • Click on the “Start from scratch” option to start creating your feed from scratch.
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  • Provide a feed name, keywords, and sources of your choice.
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  • In the keywords section, the input box also supports searching for company names. For instance, if you intend to add "Newgen Technologies" you can start typing "new" and it will provide suggestions for companies, making it quick and easy to add them to your feed.
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  • After adding your selected sources and keywords, click "Create" to create the feed.
Editing a Feed
  • Click on the "Edit feed" button at the top right.
  • Add or remove keywords, sources, and filters based on your preferences and requirements.
  • Once you've made the changes, click on the "Update" button to save the edited feed.
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Tips:
  1. Exact Matching for Precision:
    • Adding your keywords in double quotes [" "] gives an exact match, enhancing your feed's output quality. This precision helps your feed cut through the noise, delivering more relevant results.
  2. About Exclude Keywords:
    • The "Exclude Keywords" function is a powerful tool. It removes all cards containing the specified keyword from the feed, allowing you to fine-tune your content.
  3. About Exclude Filters:
    • "Exclude Filters" provides even greater control. It enables you to exclude data from selected filters while retaining the remaining data in the feed.

FAQs

How to quickly hide unwanted sources or keywords from these sources?

To quickly hide unwanted sources or keywords from your feed, click on the three-dot menu for the card containing the source you want to hide. A popup menu will appear, offering several options to either hide the entire source or specific keywords from that source. Additionally, if you find a source to be consistently irrelevant, you can choose to unfollow it directly from the card.

Can I add multiple sources to a feed?

Yes, you can add any apps, websites, exchanges, or notes that you have connected in your Needl.ai account.

If I disconnect a source, will data from it still show up in my feed?

No, data from the disconnected source will stop crawling into the feed as soon as you disconnect.

Can I edit the keywords and sources after creating a feed?

Yes, you can edit all the parts of the feed at any time.

What if my preferred company is not on the list?

if your preferred company is not on the list, you can reach out to us at support@needl.ai with the list of the companies you would like to track.