getTimeline returns the distribution of document hits for an entity or search term over time. The temporal resolution can be daily, monthly or yearly.

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Applicable parameters

q, date, sp, site, rows, tagcount, tagcat, tagtype, groupby

The rows parameter is limited to a value of 20.000 rows per request (which is the recommended value). The tagcount parameter is limited to a value of 100. The groupby parameter is mandatory and must have assigned one of the values “date”, “month” or “year”. Only one tagcat value can be specified per request. Set tagtype=custom to retrieve time series for the search terms.

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