Create your own API token

1. Visit this website; you will instantly receive your API key: https://newsapi.org/register


2. Then in Boost.space go to System Settings -> News Monitor and enter your key here.



3. After that open your News monitor module, create a space, open the space settings and define your search (one space = one search setting).


Search query

Keywords or phrases to search for in the article title and body. Advanced search is supported here:

  • Surround phrases with quotes (") for exact match.
  • Prepend words or phrases that must appear with a + symbol. Eg: +bitcoin
  • Prepend words that must not appear with a - symbol. Eg: -bitcoin
  • Alternatively you can use the AND / OR / NOT keywords, and optionally group these with parenthesis. Eg: crypto AND (ethereum OR litecoin) NOT bitcoin.

The complete value for q must be URL-encoded.

Type


All (Recommended) - searches all available news.

Best headlines - searches only among the most read news.


Key words in titles

Keywords or phrases to search for in the article title only.

  • Advanced search is supported here:
  • Surround phrases with quotes (") for exact match.
  • Prepend words or phrases that must appear with a + symbol. Eg: +bitcoin
  • Prepend words that must not appear with a - symbol. Eg: -bitcoin
  • Alternatively you can use the AND / OR / NOT keywords, and optionally group these with parenthesis. Eg: crypto AND (ethereum OR litecoin) NOT bitcoin.

The complete value for qInTitle must be URL-encoded.

Specification of searched domains

A comma-seperated string of domains (eg bbc.co.uk, techcrunch.com, engadget.com) to restrict the search to.excludeDomains.


Exclude domains

A comma-seperated string of domains (eg bbc.co.uk, techcrunch.com, engadget.com) to remove from the results.

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