Clipper is a Chrome Extension that allows you to submit any text (emails, tickets, reviews, notes, social comments, transcripts, etc.) from any website or web-based application to Caravel for analysis.
Install Clipper for Google Chrome by visiting the Chrome Web Store and click the Add to Chrome button in the upper right
Click Add extension
In the upper right corner of the Chrome window, you will see a puzzle icon, click this to open your extensions panel
Look for Caravel Clipper in the list and click the pin icon to place a shrotcut to Clipper next to the URL bar
Click the pin icon in the extensions window in Google Chrome
Sign in to activate Clipper
Once you've installed Clipper you'll need to sign in via the plugin before you can clip and analyze. You can do this through Google auth or email & password. Choose the method that you normally used when creating your Caravel account. If you haven't created a Caravel account, be sure to do Signup for an account first.
Adding a Clipper source in Caravel
Before you save text you need a Clipper source in Caravel to send your web clips to. To add a Clipper source:
Navigate to Sources from the main side menu
In the sources list, click New Source
Select Clipper as the type
Give it a Name and Description and hit Create Source
Clipper type from the New Source options
Sending web text to your Clipper source
To send web text to your newly created Clipper source, simply highlight text on a webpage in Chromthen open Clipper. Clipper will automatically copy over the highlighted text into its text area field.
Pro-Tip: With Clipper open, hold the command key (mac) or control key (windows) to highlight and append other text on the page. This is very handy if you want to skip text.
Highlighted text is automatically copied into Clipper's text area input
Clipper will automatically save the Source Title, URL, and Date Filed.
Clipper can automatically detect the Customer Name in the following web-based applications
Let us know if there is an application that isn't in this list that you frequently use Clipper with. We'll add support for it to make your Clipping even faster. You can reach our team at [email protected]