Media Pitching Mistakes Startups Commonly Make – Medium

What does a startup company need to know about pitching the media? While public relations is an excellent way to raise brand awareness, there are some mishaps you can make along the way. Read this Medium article to find out what tip I suggested (Tip #9!)

From the article:

“When writing a pitch, introduce the journalist to your brand and share why he/she should cover your story, don’t make it all about you.”

Read the full article here on Medium.

 

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Elements of a Great Story – PR Daily

I was recently quoted in an article on marketing inspiration and storytelling, which was published on PR Daily!

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From the article:

As Beth Adan recently explained, “A great story has four elements: theme, plot, structure and characters.”

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Read the full article here on PR Daily.

Common Email Pitching Mistakes to Avoid

PR Pros: Want to make sure your pitch is read by the journalist you send it to? Avoid these common mistakes, which were recently published by PR Daily.

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From the article:

“When writing a pitch to introduce a journalist to your brand and share why he or she should cover your story, don’t make it all about you. Instead of touting all your organization or your brand’s recent accomplishments, or introducing its great new product offerings, shape the pitch around the journalist and his or her readers.”
Read the full story here on PR Daily.

Storytelling: A Global Challenge – CIO Korea

Crafting an interesting story is a global challenge. I’m thrilled to share my advice on storytelling was included in an article picked up by CIO Korea!

From the article:

“As you focus on SEO, your content becomes so full of keywords that you can not impress your readers as you forget the story. So, with the reader in mind, let’s ask ourselves while writing, ‘Would you like to read this story?’, ‘Do you feel interesting?’ If all the answers to the two questions are ‘yes’, consumers will want to read it.” If you want to be seen as a familiar and entertaining brand, it is good to create a conversation and humor tone that your readers can accept warmly. “

Read the full story here on CIO Korea.

Common Pitching Mistakes & Fixes (Business 2 Community)

I’m proud that my article, Common Pitching Mistakes and Simple Fixes, has been picked up by Business 2 Community!

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From the article:

How successful have your media pitching efforts been? Have you landed high-quality media coverage from sending emails to reporters? If you haven’t been seeing success, there may be some easy fixes to help you land your next placement. 

Read the full article here on Business 2 Community.