Alert settings overview

Keywords - specify here words or phrases. This can be a person's name, a brand name, a hashtag, etc.

The mention alert will be named in honor of the first keyword. But you can rename it at any time later.

Website or web page - find mentions of links. Mentions from these domains will not be added to your alert.

Negative Keywords - results containing any of the specified negative keywords next to your main keywords won't be added to your alert.

Languages - select the language(s) you'd like to find mentions in.

Countries - choose your preferred country or countries here, if you are interested in mentions coming from a specific location.

Sources - select your preferred sources here, if you're interested in mentions coming from a specific source, e.g. news and blog  articles, Facebook posts, etc.

Date range - you will only see mentions from the specified time frame in your alert. The Custom option lets you select any From date (the To date will always be the current date).

Email Notification - select how often you'd like to receive email notifications about new mentions.

There is also one more option called Blacklist - you can add there usernames or domains which will be ignored by Awario and won't appear in your alert (we have a dedicated article for Blacklist).

Switch to Boolean search

For the experienced warriors who’ve gone through fire and water we suggest to meet the real challenge - Boolean search. It is a manual search type that allows to narrow the query and get the maximum amount of relevant information using Boolean operators.

Click on Switch to Boolean search in the very bottom of the screen.

More information about Boolean search and the case studies you can find here.