List of users/usernames mentioned in an interaction.

This target will match interactions otherwise matched by twitter.mentions and twitter.retweet.mentions.


  1. Filter for mentions from a list of publications:

// Twitter IDs:guardian (87818409), mashable (972651), nytimes (807095), CNN (759251), paidContent(18267597)
// Facebook IDs: guardian (10513336322), mashable (N/A), nytimes (5281959998), cnn (5550296508), 
// paidContent (99557207225)
interaction.mentions in "guardian, mashable, nytimes, CNN, paidContent" 
and interaction.sample < 10


Make sure that the name(s) you use as the argument of this target point to the accounts owned by the same user(s).

In our Historics archive, this target is not available prior to April 2013.

Resource information

Target service: The Common Target: Interaction

Target object: Interaction

Type: array(string)

Array: Yes

Always exists: No