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Do you want to know when they mention you on the Internet? Create an alert on Google

Do you want to know when they mention you on the Internet? Create an alert on Google

Do you want to know when they mention you on the Internet? Create an alert on Google

This is how you can activate alertsfor what Google warn you when new content appears on a specific topic.

We have lost count of the times we use Google every day, it is something everyday. For many, entering the Internet is entering Google, we open the browser and there it is, our home page to everything.

Every day they are made billions of google searches, a huge number of queries per second and, at the same time, the search engine continues indexing more and more content that is generated on the Net.

Enter when you comment something on the Internet about a specific topic

Admit it, when was the last time you looked for your own name in Google? Today we share a lot of information, so it is usual that our social networks, some public photos, LinkedIn profiles, web pages (if we have), blogs and a long etcetera appear. Information everywhere that everyone can access.

Similarly, if we seek Other people’s names will also show us what’s on the Net about them. Do you want to know when they mention you on the Internet? Now, if you search for your name in Google, at the end of the results you will see this message:

google name search alert

You will only see that message if you search for your own name (since it knows that it is you when you are logged in with your account), however this service is not exactly new and you can activate alerts in Google of anything.

This is how alerts are activated in Google

Just enter here:

Google Alerts

As you can see ah, you can create an alert of any concept, from a person to a general topic passing through the specific name of a product that does not yet exist but you want to know when it is talked about.

Just place it and Google will take care of letting you know through emails. Also, when displaying the options you can adjust the warning frequency, the language in which you want the content to appear, from which countries and other options to filter and adjust alerts as much as possible.

Finally, Google also uses its statistics to offersuggestions Alerts for current issues, such as companies, movies, singers, sports and many other topics.

As often as you have selected you will receive emails from Google Alerts in this format:

And of course, at any time you can unsubscribe to alerts or manage which ones you have active.

Did you know this option? What do you use it for?