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Why use Yatterbox

Yatterbox is a tool for news and comms professionals who want the news before it breaks.

Yatterbox listens to the social output of journalists and policymakers in the UK, keeping you ahead of key threads before they become stories.

Whether reputation management for a client, brand awareness for your business, tracking policy issues or competitors, Yatterbox will alert you with time to respond.

What we cover


Thousands of journalists and feeds from newswires, national, local and trade press and broadcast outlets


MPs, Peers, devolved institutions, Whitehall departments, Local Authority leaders, European Parliament, European institutions, think tanks, political blogs, election candidates

Your key stakeholders

Tell us the people important to you and we’ll track them for you through our ybSpoke feature

Instant email alerts

Commentators, keywords and context

How people are using Yatterbox


Tracking breaking news

Antonia, Communications Manager, Bank. Uses Yatterbox to monitor comment around financial results and M&A activity.

Spotting PR opportunities

Mike, PR Consultant. Signed up his whole team. Uses Yatterbox to alert him when journalists are talking about his clients or seeking case studies using #journorequest. These alerts have provided his clients with multiple PR opportunities.

Manage corporate reputation among a key group

Matt, Public Affairs Manager, Supermarket. Uses Yatterbox to monitor sentiment and reputation of his company and competitors amongst MPs.

Monitoring a bespoke stakeholder map

Ange, Public Affairs Manager, global organisation. Asked Yatterbox to create a custom group of influencers for her organisation. She’s now the first to hear news and alerts from key international commentators in her industry.

Tactical marketing

James, Marketing Director, Hotel Chain. Uses Yatterbox to spot and track discussions about big events and conferences, helping him to identify tactical marketing opportunities.

Need more help?

Yatterbox provides a simple, cost-effective way of tracking key influencers on social media. But what if you need more? Our team of experts can help you devise and implement social media listening and engagement strategies, including:

Stakeholder mapping


We can research and compile the specific influencers important to your organisation.

This will give you a bespoke monitoring system to track what your stakeholders are saying and where they are saying it.



We can benchmark your organisation against your competitors and your industry.

Our researchers can evaluate the success of campaigns with specific audiences.

Reporting & analytics


We can create custom reports for your organisation with the specific data you need (daily, weekly or monthly).

We can also undertake in-depth investigations of your digital strategy or footprint.


Get in touch

+44 (0) 207 297 5957