Update a tag

PUT /accounts/{account_id}/alerts/{alert_id}/tags/{tag_id}

Modifies an existing tag, in order to change the label.

Parameters

  • account_id (string) - Id of the account
  • alert_id (number) - Id of the alert
  • tag_id (number) - Id of the tag

Page content


Minimal curl example

curl -ig 'https://api.mention.net/api/accounts/{account_id}/alerts/{alert_id}/tags/{tag_id}' \
    -X PUT \
    -H 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN' \
    -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
    -H 'Accept-Version: 1.14' \
    -d '{"id": , "name":"space new technos"}'

Available properties

Available properties

Properties Definition Example
name the label of the tag "space innovation"
keywords array of keywords used for auto-tagging ["space innovation", "nasa"]

Name

name

The label of the tag. It's size is limited to 20 characters.

Keywords

keywords

The list of keywords used for auto-tagging. Any new mention containing these keywords will automatically tagged. A tag can have a maximum of 5 keywords.


Request example

  • Headers
Authorization: Bearer YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN
Accept-Version: 1.14
  • Body
{
    "name": "space new technos"
}

Response example

If the request was successful, the response will return the full tag data, just as if you did a GET request on tags of this alert.

  • Body
{
    "tag": { ...tag...}
}

Where tag's value is a json object with the full tag data:

{
    "id": 46468,
    "name": "space innovation",
    "mention_count": 0,
    "keywords": ["space"]
}

Id

id

The id given to the tag. This is the unique identifier of the tag. If you change the label (name) of the tag later, all mentions tagged with it will keep the same tags, as they are linked to the tag by its id, not its name.

Name

name

The human-readable label given to the tag.

Mention count

mention_count

The number of mentions with that tag.

Keywords

keywords

The list of keywords used for auto-tagging. Any new mention containing these keywords will automatically tagged. A tag can have a maximum of 5 keywords.