Ascribe Regular Expressions

Monday, March 18th, 2019 | Blog | Charles Baylis

Ascribe allows the use of regular expressions in many areas, including codes in a codebook and for various search operations.  The regular expressions in Ascribe include powerful features not found in standard regular expressions. ...

Using Class Rules in an Ascribe Rule Set

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 | Blog | Charles Baylis

Class rules allow you to share code across rules, and even across Rule Sets. Using Class rules can help you organize your code and make it easier to maintain and reuse. Introduction to Classes...

Using Taxonomies in Ascribe Rule Sets

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 | Blog | Charles Baylis

You can create and use taxonomies in Ascribe Rule Sets to help with common text manipulation chores, such as cleaning comments. In this article I will explain how to use a taxonomy in a...

Brand disambiguation using the Ascribe Coder API

Friday, November 2nd, 2018 | Blog | Charles Baylis

Asking respondents to recall brand names is a common survey technique.  Often this is done by asking the respondent to pick brands from a list.  Such aided brand awareness questions can introduce bias.  We...

Using Swagger documentation and Postman with the Ascribe APIs

Thursday, October 4th, 2018 | Blog | Charles Baylis

The Ascribe APIs provide documentation both as static html pages and an interactive Swagger page.  The static documentation is more convenient for looking over the API, but the Swagger documentation provides powerful features for...

Rule Set Examples

Saturday, September 15th, 2018 | Blog | Charles Baylis

An Ascribe Rule Set lets you programmatically alter the results of linguistic analysis.  See these posts for information on what Rule Sets do and how to author them. Introduction to Ascribe Rule Sets Authoring...

Testing Ascribe Rule Sets

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018 | Blog | Charles Baylis

An Ascribe Rule Set lets you programmatically alter the results of linguistic analysis.  To learn more about Rule Sets, see Introduction to Ascribe Rule Sets and Authoring Ascribe Rule Sets. Your Rule Set may process thousands of...

Authoring Ascribe Rule Sets

Saturday, August 25th, 2018 | Blog | Charles Baylis

You use Ascribe™ Rule Sets to modify the output of the text analytics engine, introduce your own findings to the text analytics results, and to modify comments as they are loaded into Ascribe.  Rule...

Introduction to Ascribe Rule Sets

Friday, August 24th, 2018 | Blog | Charles Baylis

Using Ascribe™ Rule Sets you can tailor the results of text analytics to your specific needs.  You can do amazing things with Rule Sets, such as: Modify the finding produced by linguistic analysis, for...