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RESCHEDULED - Analyze US Election Candidates on Facebook using Excel and Power Query

Analyze US Election Candidates on Facebook using Excel and Power Query

Join us in this Excel and Power Query walkthrough to build a powerful analysis tool for Facebook Page Insights. In this tutorial, we will analyze the popularity of all US Election Candidates as reflected on their official Facebook pages. When we are done you will have the knowledge to create your own social analytics tool for your brands on Facebook, and learn some cool tricks in Excel and Power Query (Get & Transform in Excel 2016). You can learn more in my blog here (but expect to see new tricks and cool insights in the webcast):

Gil Raviv

Gil Raviv is a seasoned software product manager and passionate data analytics expert. In the last two years, as a Senior Program Manager in Excel team, Gil led the design & integration of Power Query in Excel 2016, and evangelized the latest Business Intelligence features of Excel and Power BI. From his new home in Chicagoland, Gil shares his data explorations in his blog


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