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Critical Mention’s Year in Review

By January 5, 2015February 12th, 2021Media Monitoring

It’s been a tremendous year for Critical Mention. With the addition of online news and analytics to the most comprehensive TV & radio content set, we’ve created an all-in-one platform like no other. Here’s to an even better 2015 as we take a look back at the enhancements, partnerships, and accomplishments of 2014.


The Source for TV & Radio Data

  • Critical Mention processed billions of keywords from more than a hundred million hours of media content.

  • Media Professionals (PR & Marketing), Journalists, and TV Producers accessed Critical Mention more than a million times.

International Award Winner

Critical Mention beat out hundreds of companies who competed for the UK Trade and Investment’s Great Tech Award. The prestigious award acknowledges our commitment to forming UK partnerships, and our dedication to providing real-time TV data on a global level. Our very own CEO, Sean Morgan, was presented the Great Tech Award by the Duke of Cambridge himself, Prince William.

sean- great tech duke of cambridge

Critical Mention Develops Great Products

This year, Critical Mention launched a new, internationally-recognized platform and expanded broadcast content sets with online news and an extended cloud storage feature that saves clips indefinitely. At a glance, here are the Critical Mention upgrades of 2014:

·         Beautifully redesigned & easy-to-use interface

·         Lightning-fast search speeds (avg. search speeds under two seconds)

·         Vidfinity- Extended Cloud Storage that allows edited clips added to reports to never expire

·         Analytics that help showcase and better merchandise media coverage

·         More real-time content from 2,000 broadcast and 55,000+ online news sources


Thank you to those who visited our PRSA-NY PRx table at the Yale Club, our PR News Taste of Tech booth and rooftop party, and our House of Cards themed PRSA International Conference booth and BBQ dinner.

prsa house of cards

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YouTube Achievement Unlocked

The year ended with our YouTube channel reaching 400,000 views. Here’s our most recent video.

Our Favorite Tweet

#PR Poetry-When your company is mentioned, you’ll know what to do. Millions of daily mentions, delivered in seconds, what’s Critical to you?

Our Coverage

Critical Mention has got you covered—globally. Receive real-time news alerts and analyze media coverage from around the world.

Global Partnerships, Avention, and Bottlenose are just a few of the companies who added global TV and radio data to their platforms by integrating the Critical Mention API.