Fetch an alert

GET /accounts/{account_id}/alerts/{alert_id}

Retrieve details about a single alert.

Parameters

  • account_id (string) - ID of the account
  • alert_id (number) - ID of the alert

Page content


Minimal curl example

curl -ig 'https://api.mention.net/api/accounts/{account_id}/alerts/{alert_id}' \
    -H 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN' \
    -H 'Accept-Version: 1.14'

Request example

  • Headers
Authorization: Bearer YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Accept-Version: 1.14
  • Body

None


Response example

  • Body
{
    "alert": {
        "id": "112233",
        "name": "NASA and competitors",
        "query": {
            "type": "basic",
            "included_keywords": ["NASA", "Arianespace", "SpaceX", "Pockocmoc"],
            "required_keywords": ["mars"],
            "excluded_keywords": ["nose", "fil d'ariane"],
            "monitored_website": [
                "domain": "www.nasa.gov",
                "block_self": true
            ]
        },
        "languages": ["en", "fr", "ru"],
        "countries": [],
        "sources": ["twitter", "news", "web", "blogs", "videos", "forums", "images"],
        "blocked_sites": ["www.spaceoflovemagazine.com/"],
        "role": "admin",
        "stats": {
            "mention_sources": {
                "total": "0"
            },
            "mention_folders": {
                "inbox": {
                    "total": "0"
                },
                "archive": {
                    "total": "0"
                },
                "spam": {
                    "total": "0"
                },
                "trash": {
                    "total": "0"
                }
            },
            "unread_mentions": {
                "total": "0"
            },
            "unseen_mentions": {
                "total": "0"
            },
            "favorite_mentions": {
                "total": "0"
            },
            "important_mentions": {
                "total": "0"
            },
            "tasks": {
                "total": "0"
            },
            "todo_tasks": {
                "total": "0"
            },
            "done_tasks": {
                "total": "0"
            },
            "logs": {
                "total": "0"
            }
        },
        "shares": [{
            "id": "THE_ACCOUNT_ID",
            "account": {
                "id": "THE_ACCOUNT_ID",
                "name": "Doe",
                "email": "john.doe@nasa.com",
                "language_code": "en",
                "created_at": "2014-09-30T10:03:54.0+00:00",
                "updated_at": "2016-01-14T14:55:57.0+00:00",
                "avatar_url": "https:\/\/d39qsljf883l.cloudfront.net\/f6415b89ef2ljkca5c0c7d464f1b82-088f3dsqlj12lj4.jpg",
                "timezone": "Europe\/Berlin",
                "grouped_email_notification": true,
                "default_email_notification_frequency": "daily",
                "default_desktop_notification_frequency": "hourly",
                "default_push_notification_frequency": "hourly"
            },
            "role": "admin",
            "permissions": {
                "edit": true,
                "delete": true
            },
            "created_at": "2016-01-14T15:31:42.0+00:00",
            "weight": 88674800
        }],
        "noise_detection": true,
        "created_at": "2016-01-14T15:31:42.0+00:00",
        "updated_at": "2016-01-14T15:31:44.0+00:00",
        "quota_used": 0,
        "index_version": 2,
        "permissions": {
            "edit": true,
            "share": true,
            "list_tasks": true,
            "list_logs": true
        }
    }
}

Stats

Contains statistics about the alert:

  • mention number by source
  • mention number by folder
  • tasks
  • ...

Shares

Array listing who has access to the alert. When you create an alert, your account is the only item in shares; however, once the alert gets shared, all accounts it is shared with are listed in this array.

Index version

Indicates the 'search' version of the Alert. 'Search' version is a version of the search feature. For a given alert, a specific 'search' version will indicate if a specific attribute is available in the search for that Alert. In order to know which attributes are available for search for the version of your alert, check this.