"Dan Janal helped me create an excellent press release to announce of my latest book. He was easy to work with and made some important suggestions to get the most from the release. The best part of it was how easy it was to do. Just a phone call and it was all taken care of. Thank you, Dan, for the great work that you do," said Shep Hyken, author of "The Amazement Revolution" (www.hyken.com)
Mothers Day will be celebrated on May 8, 2011. Now is the time to start pitching reporters on Mother's Day Gift Ideas.
Yes. A logo can make your press release look like an official business document. It also adds a piece of artwork to make your media release look more professional. People also ask, "Should I put my company logo on the press release, or should it be the PR firm's logo?" I suggest that you use [...]
It just looks like a promo tool for you. This is the part I don't understand. I'm reading it thinking, "So what?" Do you understand what I'm asking you? It's the same thing that stops me from writing press releases. I don't think they are news and no one would want to read them.
Do you make these mistakes with your press releases? Good press releases can be worth their weight in gold. A bad press release is as valuable as Fool's Gold. Be sure you don't make these blunders when you write your media release.
Press releases are meant to be promotional pieces of communication that help you tell the world about your new products and services. Reporters and prospects expect a certain amount of self-promotion. But how much is too much? This article will show you six ways to improve your press releases so they get read and you get the attention you deserve.
I used to believe that you should do your own publicity and press releases. After all, who can tell your story better than you can? Turns out, I was wrong. I’ve spoken to thousands of people in the past year about writing press releases during my speeches at conferences and on teleseminars and webinars. Now [...]
Now’s the perfect time to write a press release announcing your predictions for the coming year. Your readers and your prospects like to see what thought leaders like you think will happen in the coming year. Here are 10 tips to write a “Top Trends to Look for in 2011” press release. List 10 trends [...]
Not too long ago, I appeared on a teleseminar to talk about how to get guaranteed publicity with press releases. Julia, a coach, asked me if a press release could help “jumpstart” her business even though she didn’t have a website. At first, I thought she should wait until she had a website. After all, [...]