Become a TrendSpider Expert

TrendSpider University is a collection of educational resources and services designed to help you become an expert user.

Note: The resources on this page are intended to help customers become more proficient with the TrendSpider platform. We do not provide trading alerts or teach specific trading strategies.

Step 1: Watch the Foundations Video Series

101. Getting Started

Learn the core concepts behind TrendSpider and familiarize yourself with the interface, charting features and hotkeys.

Concepts and overview
  • What is TrendSpider?
  • Why did we build TrendSpider?
  • How to use TrendSpider
  • Symbol lookup
  • Adding and removing symbols from watchlists
  • Analysis toolbar
  • Creating a watch list
  • Adjusting chart scale
  • Maximizing widgets
  • The User menu
  • The Support Chatbox
Basic Charting
  • Adding and removing indicators
  • Right click menus, creating alerts and editing properties
  • Drawing tools
  • Chart control and the chart legend
  • Workspaces and switching workspaces
  • Location of hotkey guide
  • Other keyboard shortcuts
  • Drawing tool hotkeys

Step 2: Attend the Live End-User Training Sessions

201. Basic Training and Getting Started

Mondays and Wednesdays

Our instructor will help you get up-and-running with the TrendSpider platform, covering everything from the interface layout to customizing your analysis.

Select a Lesson
Topics Covered
  • Interface
  • Automated Analysis
  • Watch lists
  • Indicators
  • Customization
  • Drawing on charts

202. Intermediate and Advanced Training

Tuesdays and Thursdays

We will explore some of the more advanced aspects of the TrendSpider platform, including trend line detection, RainDrop™ charts, multi-timeframe analysis and multi-factor alerts.

Select a Lesson
Topics Covered
  • Review of 201
  • Templates and scripts: creating conditions for alerts, backtesting and scanning
  • Multi-factor alerts
  • Strategy testing, development and refinement
  • Market scanning
  • Using it all together

Step 3: Schedule your 1-on-1 Training (Optional)

Do you still have unresolved questions? Do you need a little extra support to get started?

Schedule a 1-on-1 training session for up to 60 minutes at a time by logging into your TrendSpider account and clicking on Schedule Training. You can also schedule a training session online as long as you're an active customer or trial user.

Note: 1 on 1 training is offered on a first come, first serve basis to TrendSpider customers and trial users only. Schedule early/in-advance to ensure your time slot.

Step 4: Explore Additional Educational Resources

Additional Resources

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