Media Monitoring

Media Monitoring

It is clear, understanding target audience engagement begins with better media monitoring. Universal Information Services serves  communication teams through deeper coverage of television, radio, web, social and print content.  You can now learn the insight you need, while capturing more of your mentions, with Universal’s news monitoring and measurement tools. If you’ve tried other services, or find your current news monitor lacking the support you want, give Universal a try. We would be happy to demonstrate why so many professionals turn to Universal Information Services for more complete news monitoring and measurement. Check out some of our Media Monitoring Services below.

TV Monitoring

Receive scheduled or instant e-mail notifications when your stories air. Want to manage and share your mentions with stakeholders? Control and share your results through our dashboard or mobile app!

Universal Information Services is your best option for viewing and downloading the TV news clips you need. City, State, Regional, and Nationwide levels of news monitoring services are available. Most subscribers prefer to have Universal “push” their most recent news coverage to them each morning, or as they air. All results flow into the industry’s most comprehensive listening dashboard. Universal’s SmartView 3+ portal can integrate all your television, radio, web, social media and print hits. Manage and share your PR exposure from this comprehensive media monitoring platform; see a depth of coverage unparalleled in the industry.

Radio Monitoring

Only Universal Information Services monitors radio news and programming from nearly 300 radio stations across the United States. Our voice to text indexing ensures that your key subjects and topics are easily found within moments of airing. By fully integrating your radio coverage into our SmartView 3+ Portal, you can receive comprehensive reports and charts that include not only radio hits, but all your TV, print, web, and social media coverage as well. Our seamless integration provides the most comprehensive news monitoring in the United States. Unlike other services, if you  need a station not currently covered, we can add that station for you.


Web & Social Media Monitoring

Whether you need to monitor online news sources, websites, blogs, or social media networks, Universal provides the communications tool needed to manage all your hits.

Starting at just $125/month, our Web-Alert delivers a complete online interface to access, view, save, forward, and manage your online exposure. Combining the industry’s deepest list of sources, exclusive report integration tools and a collaborative relationship with our clients, Universal delivers the critical business information you require from a business intelligence/competitive intelligence service. Only Universal aggregates three separate web monitoring feeds, and then de-duplicates your results, providing the earliest possible posting of a story.

Press Clippings

Over the last 100+ years we have learned that in order to make our clients happy, we must provide the most accurate, fastest, and most complete print news monitoring available. At Universal Information Services we create the clipping service around you, our client, so you get exactly what is needed from the published media. Tracking your topics in both newspapers and magazines, at the state level or nationally, is why no service provides more print media results than Universal.

Alpha Clips media monitoring Universal Information Services

Alpha Clips is based on the article origins of stories, summarizing articles that would commonly be shared across social networks and online. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is used for finding, formatting, clustering, and delivering important news coverage to our subscribers. By integrating both published and online media mentions, Alpha Clips’ clients can digest more news quicker than any competing service.

Learn how the world’s first AI enhanced news monitoring tool can save you time while improving productivity.



News monitoring and PR measurement doesn’t have to be a source of frustration. Universal Information Services can deliver more mentions, more accurately, and with real customer support. Don’t be trapped because of someone’s 90 day auto-renewal clause. Contact Universal and meet your new vendor today. We promise to give you the best media monitoring service, or we’ll let you cancel your account. You have options when it comes to who helps you. Contact us to learn how Universal Information Services can make a difference for you.

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“Universal helps me do my job by quickly and courteously getting me the clips that my clients and I need. They serve an essential role that our organization could not accomplish without them.”

Paul Bologna – Projects Assistant
Liberty Square Group

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