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How do I register to receive an alert?

It's easy! There are several ways to receive alerts, by email, AOL Instant Messenger (AIM), or your mobile phone.

  1. Go to the Alerts Directory or sign on to AOL then visit AOL Keyword: Alerts Directory and choose from several popular alert topics.
  2. Click on the Alert Me links you will see throughout the AOL service to instantly add alerts.

If you're accessing AOL on the web, go to You can also choose to receive alerts from other web sites via Alerts & Reminders.