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Writing For Journalism And Writing For PR: How They Differ

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

I was a journalism major, so most of my writing experience in college had a reporting angle. Once in PR I quickly learned that, while similar in some aspects, writing for PR and writing for journalism is also very different. . So someone with a journalism background will need to make that adjustment. What are you writing about?

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The Impact of AI in Journalism

PR in High Definition

The future of journalism in the age of AI. Familiarity with the tools: As journalists at Reuters and other outlets use AI to boost their work, PR professionals should get familiar with these tools to better tailor their pitches and materials to AI-enhanced journalism. And trust (of course!):

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Ron Cogan, Editor, Publisher & Writer at Green Car Journal

Bianchi Biz Blog

I am the editor, publisher, and writer at Green Car Journal and GreenCarJournal.com. The cars demonstrated an ability to autonomously follow a cone course with the aid of sensors embedded in the pavement. How long have you been in journalism and how did you get started? Describe the craziest or most fun story you have written.

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Finding the Right Time to Send a Pitch

PRSay

The second-best time of day to pitch media is between 10 a.m. That’s because the actual best time to pitch a given journalist or blogger is unique to each one. like a Wall Street Journal reporter I used to pitch). And of course, the best time of day to pitch varies widely depending on the type of media you’re pitching.

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What Editors and Writers Want From PR Pitches in 2018

Cision

Part of making that product, of course, comes not only through brainstorming in editorial meetings but working constructively with PR professionals who bring them interesting story ideas with their audiences in mind. Developing just the right pitch has never been easy, however. S/he is reading 100 PR pitches a day.

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PR Advantages of Pitching Trade Press

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Those hours, of course, include studying trade journals, reviews, and analyst reports. While pitching the national publications should definitely be a part of the overall PR plan, no B2B tech campaign can afford to ignore the opportunities that trade media afford. Trades placements yield good returns.

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How Has the Pandemic Changed Journalism? I Asked a New York Times Reporter

PRSay

Continue crafting pitches around links to the virus, or if you’re working with an unrelated topic altogether, then be sure to give it the best possible angle to break through to the outlets you’re targeting. “So The remote nature of O’Connor’s job means that he and others are approaching journalism in different ways.