Meltwater

in the Classroom

STUDENT CERTIFICATION

#meltwaterEDU

Welcome to Meltwater in the Classroom

Since 2001, Meltwater has been creating products and services that harness online technology, positioning the company as a global leader in media intelligence. More than 26,000 organizations in 121 countries rely on Meltwater to stay on top of billions of online conversations to strategically manage their brand and stay ahead of their competition. We call it “Outside Insight.”

We’re excited to have you onboard and kickstart your journey to become a Meltwater Product expert.  In this document you will find a series of training videos that you will watch in order to complete your exam.

Below you will find the videos that correspond with each section in the above.

Watch the videos one at a time by opening them in a new tab. After watching each video, complete the corresponding questions in the google form above.





The certification will take approximately one hour to complete. In order to achieve your certification, you must receive a grade of 80% or higher.

Once you finish the exam, please press submit for grading. Once graded you will receive your Meltwater Certification certificate to your school email.

GOOD LUCK!

Introduction to Meltwater

In this course we will cover how to navigate through your Meltwater account.  This is a foundation course that will set you up for success moving forward.  

In this lesson you will learn:

  1. How to login to your Meltwater Account
  2. Where to navigate through the Meltwater Account
  3. Where to access the online Help Center

Introduction to Meltwater

Please watch the following before completing the certification questions.
https://vimeo.com/230960341

How to Set Up Searches in Meltwater

In this course you will learn how to set up an online editorial simple search.   

In this lesson you will learn:

  1. How to create, edit and delete online news searches in your account
  2. Tips and tricks when it comes to setting up your keywords
  3. Tips and tricks on the source bases you decide to track


Searches

Please watch the following before completing the training sessions

https://vimeo.com/230960434

How to Set Up Boolean Searches in Meltwater

You are on your way to becoming Meltwater product expert!  In this course you will learn how to set up advanced searches using boolean logic.  

In this lesson you will learn:

  1. How to create, edit and delete advanced news searches in your account
  2. Tips and tricks when it comes to setting up your keywords


Boolean

Please watch the following before completing the training sessions

https://vimeo.com/230916634

How to Navigate through your Meltwater Inbox

You are one step closer to getting your Meltwater Certification.  In this course you will learn all about your inbox in Meltwater.

In this lesson you will learn:

  1. How to browse relevant content
  2. How to share relevant content with others internally or through social media
  3. How to tag content
  4. How to export content


Inbox

Please watch the following before completing the training sessions

https://vimeo.com/230912966

How to Set Up Reports in Meltwater

In this course you will learn all about setting up reports in Meltwater. 

In this lesson you will learn:

  1. What types of reports you can build through Meltwater
  2. How to create, edit and delete reports from your Meltwater Account



Reports

Please watch the following before completing the training sessions

https://vimeo.com/230909589

How to Create Dashboards in Meltwater

Halfway there! Let's start analyzing coverage so you can learn to become a Meltwater expert.  In this course you will learn all about creating dashboards with enhanced analytics through Meltwater.

In this lesson you will learn:

  1. Navigate the dashboards tab
  2. Create widgets for your dashboard
  3. Edit the widgets on your dashboard

Dashboards

Please watch the following before completing the training sessions

https://vimeo.com/230912959

How to Dive Deeper into Dashboards

Now that you have the basics let's dive deeper into real-time analytics.  In this course you will learn all about how to capitalize on Meltwater Dashboards.

In this lesson you will learn:

  1. Delve into the insights your dashboard uncovers
  2. What types of widgets that can added to dashboards


Deeper Dive

Please watch the following before completing the training sessions

https://vimeo.com/230913806

Final Steps

You are almost finished with your Meltwater Certification. Don't forget to submit the form- we wouldn't want all your hard work to go to waste!

  • Once submitted- you cannot edit your results
  • Your submission will automatically be sent to be hand graded by the Meltwater team
  • If you have any questions, please email highered@meltwater.com