Getting public information based on Facebook user id


#1

I have facebook ids of users and I want to get any public info on facebook for that user id. Currently using the OpenGraph API we can get very basic info such as name, gender and locale. Can datasift return information on posts, comments and other things that might be public?


#2

We can! Take a look at our Facebook targets, such as facebook.author.id - you can use this to filter for any posts made by a list of users:

 facebook.author.id in "12345, 34567, 56789, ..."