Broadcast Monitoring for Custom Content

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Monitoring Media on Radio & TV

Media Monitoring (Custom Content) Service helps you build the broadcast monitoring system for monitoring and tracking your own contents such as the advertisement, TV shows/series, songs and movies.

Let’s get started!

Step 1

Go to your dashboard, create a bucket as the following image shows.

audio identification bucket

Step 2

Upload your media file into the bucket you just created.

identify audio file

After uploading, refresh the page, status “ready” means you’ve uploaded the file successfully.

audio identification status
If you need to upload massive of content, please generate fingerprint files with Audio Fingerprinting Tool on your local server then upload fingerprinting files via Console API.

Step 3

Create a broadcast monitoring project and bind your own bucket.

audio monitoring


Step 4

Click on the name of the project just created to enter the “Stream Management” page. Add the radio stream url to the project as the follow picture shows.

radio monitoring for music


  • To see the results quickly, choose Real-time Result in this tutorial. However, if you don’t want to analyze the raw result by yourself, leave it blank. For more information, see Music Monitoring Result Type.
  • If you need to save the audio segment when your content shows up on broadcast you are monitoring, check the “Record Identified Items“, please contact us to get pricing.

Step 4

Click on the stream ID in stream management page to enter the monitoring log page.

see broadcast monitoring result

Refresh the log page to see new result and you can download the log between selected dates.

broadcast monitoring result

Monitoring API

With Monitoring API, you can access the monitoring results in many ways as you wish, we do suggest you use Callback URL to get the monitoring data.

Console API

ACRCloud also provides Console API to help you manage ( add, update, delete, pause, start ) your streams automatically and easily.

Get Discount

Please refer to Branding Guidelines to place our brand on your products and contact us for the up to 20% off discount!