Headline Sentiment Project

This tool visualizes the average sentiment score for various news agencies' headlines over time. The headlines were scraped from the wayback machine and fed through the AlchemyAPI sentiment analysis engine. You can read more about what, who, and how here.

Click on a news agency to see their averages plotted over time.

Select a source to view their headlines by year

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • Aug
  • Sept
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

Legend

  • More Negative
  • Nuetral
  • More Positive