YouTube Monitoring

Discover the YouTube videos that matter to you

Find the videos that mention your keywords and measure their engagement in real time

YouTube Monitoring is available on NewsWhip Spike

NewsWhip Spike is the only real-time media monitoring platform that comms teams use to predict the stories and topics that will matter in the hours ahead.

How comms teams use YouTube monitoring

Brand monitoring

Uncover videos that mention your brand in their title or description, or discuss the topics that impact your brand

Opportunity spotting

Surface videos relevant to the topics & keywords you monitor to join the conversation for positive brand engagement

Content ideation

Create a feed of videos about any topic to see what content is being generated and what the public are engaging with

Identify Influencers

Build a feed of topic, brand, or product mentions to find the YouTubers with engaged audiences that your brand can collaborate with

Breaking trends

Measure engagement with the latest YouTube videos to find what’s going viral so your brand can be part of every breaking trend

Product launches

Setup feeds of videos mentioning your product to assess reactions to your latest releases and how much public interest they generate

How YouTube monitoring works in NewsWhip Spike

Discover videos from tracked channels within minutes of posting

NewsWhip Spike discovers videos within minutes of when they’re posted so you’re never late to important YouTube videos.

Measure engagement with every YouTube video

Get ongoing measurement of views, likes, and comments on videos that are discovered by NewsWhip Spike.

Find specific content using Boolean search

Search for your keywords in the title, description, or meta data of any YouTube video using Boolean operators in your search.

Graph of Boolean keywords in NewsWhip Spike

Sort posts to surface what matters to you

Videos can be sorted by Most Recent, Views, Likes, or Comments.

A closer look at YouTube Monitoring

Add to any dashboard

Available on every dashboard in NewsWhip Spike

The YouTube feed can be added to any dashboard so you can view it alongside content feeds like web articles, Facebook, Reddit, and more.

Adapts to your needs

Use a compact view or expand your feed for insightful visuals

Keep your YouTube feed in a compact view to maximize content feeds in your dashboard, or expand it to display inline engagement graphs.

Share YouTube content easily

Bring important video details and engagement metrics to stakeholders

Share video details and engagement metrics quickly with copy to clipboard, or export lists of videos with their engagement data to Excel, PDF, and JSON.

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Real-time alerts

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