What to Pitch the Media in May

PR for Anyone

I always like to give my followers ideas for pitching the media. Now that we are into early May I wanted to give you ideas on what to pitch to both national publications and regional publications. this is a great time to pitch national pasta month.

Pitch Around Elon Musk and Twitter

PR for Anyone

Since they need to get Board approval of the sale, you’ll still have time to pitch around this topic. Happy pitching! So take a look at the whole structure of the deal and think about those fringe stories that you could pitch around that. Having you pitch the media.

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Pitch the Media

PR for Anyone

You’ve been ready my posts for years, watching the YouTube videos, and you’re ready to pitch. But the big question I get all the time is, “do I pitch the same story to all the different media outlets at the same time?” You’ve finally done it.

What to Pitch the Media in Spring

PR for Anyone

Although it’s still cold where I am, NOW is the time to start pitching the media all of your spring ideas. And by putting that nugget in my pitch helped me get the yes! What do they need to know that you know about your industry and pitch that.

Pitch Ideas

PR for Anyone

PITCH IDEAS. You need to be pitching national publications NOW for stories that will go to print in October. By pitching what you know they are already going to cover, it makes it easier to get the yes. This is a huge month to be pitching the media.

Three Steps to a Killer Media Pitch

PR for Anyone

Landing in the media is as easy as these three steps to a killer media pitch! Get to your pitch quickly and concisely to make it easier for the journalist or producer to give you the yes! It’s important that your media pitch have something valuable for the audience.

What Can You Do to Land a TV Pitch?

PR for Anyone

A question I get asked all the time is “What can I do to land a TV pitch?” When you pitch and offer these things to the producer, you are a) showing you understand how television works and b) making their job easier by giving them what they are going to have to dig up.

Public Relations Strategy to Pitch the Media Today

PR for Anyone

Are you looking for strategies to pitch the media today? If you are an insurance agent, this is a great time to pitch a story about this. Check out the new laws in your state and see what you can pitch to the media TODAY. to pitch the media to land in the media.

Journalist Compares a Bad Media Pitch with One That Has a Fighting Chance

Ishmael's Corner

PR: “What are the chances that you’ll write about this pitch?” The post Journalist Compares a Bad Media Pitch with One That Has a Fighting Chance appeared first on Ishmael's Corner ~ Storytelling Techniques For Business Communications.

First Pitch?

HMA Public Relations

While Scott Hanson may be used to pitches as both a PR pro and high school baseball umpire, he had a new experience this week as he threw out the first pitch at a professional baseball game for the first time. Odds and Ends PR and Sports baseball Pitch

Journalists Sound Off on How PR Pros Can Improve Media Pitches

Garrett Public Relations

While we hear PR pros talk about how often their pitches go ignored – we don’t always hear the other side. The post Journalists Sound Off on How PR Pros Can Improve Media Pitches appeared first on PR Consultant Garrett Public Relations Columbus/Worthington OH.

The Follow-Up Pitch: PR Tips On Getting It Noticed

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The way we conduct media outreach is critical, especially with reporters often receiving hundreds of pitches and press releases each day. Gone are the days of calling reporters and pitching them over the phone; most prefer a simple email with relevant details.

Journalist Compares a Bad Media Pitch with One That Has a Fighting Chance

Ishmael's Corner

PR: “What are the chances that you’ll write about this pitch?” The post Journalist Compares a Bad Media Pitch with One That Has a Fighting Chance appeared first on Ishmael's Corner ~ Storytelling Techniques For Business Communications. The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications. For those who toil on the front lines of media relations, it’s easy to drift into a Jim Carrey-like optimism.

Building the Perfect Pitch and Nurturing Media Relationships

Onclusive

Savvy communicators know that there is more to a perfect pitch than simply good writing, and media relations is not just about distributing these stories to the media. With millions of pitches out there, it’s more important than ever to break through the noise.

Pitching the Media – with Jennifer Chan from People and InStyle Magazines

PR for Anyone

Jenn Chan is a rockstar beauty and fashion editor and on-air host and she sat down with me to talk about all things pitching the media! Safe to assume she’s been pitched a time or two of her career. You are hearing it right here from a pro who has been pitched thousands of times.

3 PR Tips For Writing A Killer Media Pitch

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

So, B2B PR professionals have a small window to catch their attention, hold it enough for them to actually read a pitch, and find it interesting enough to want to take action. The media pitch should also be short and personalized. Winning pitches are engaging, timely and succinct.

Best practices for building a perfect pitch

Onclusive

Welcome back to our blog series about building a perfect pitch and nurturing your media relationships! This article is all about best practices for pitching—based on our customers’ collective experience and wisdom. In pitching, it pays to get straight to the point.

TikTok Trends

PR for Anyone

I’ve shared posts about newsjacking before where you take what’s trending online and pitch around that. See what’s trending and pitch your expertise around that. Like it or not, TikTok is here to stay.

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Video Strategy Plan

PR for Anyone

I want to make sure you guys are armed and ready to pitch the media. And at the end of the day, I just want you to start putting out great content and start pitching the media.

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Journalists

PR for Anyone

Let them get to “know” you before you pitch and then, when you do pitch, knock it out of the park! If been doing this a long time and one of the biggest things I hear is that people are afraid of journalists.

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Fighting Back Against Passive PR Pitches

Onclusive

Subsequently, you will be pitched everything from Smucker’s new line of technologically-enhanced jams to book releases from a no-name author living in town you’ve never heard of either. Musings PR Education bad pitches how to pitch journalists media database Pitching Pitching Tips PR advice PR education public relationsOne of the downsides to be a content creating machine is that, inevitably, you will be added to every media database on the planet.

Measuring and optimizing your perfect pitch

Onclusive

This week, we’re wrapping up our blog series about building a perfect pitch with an overview of how to measure your success, optimize your strategy and nurture your media relationships for the long-term. Track your pitch effectiveness & journalist engagement.

Building a perfect pitch? The story is in the data

Onclusive

Savvy communicators know that there is more to a perfect pitch than simply good writing, and media relations is not just about distributing these stories to the media. Understanding what to pitch, to whom and what’s working / not working requires access to relevant information.

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5 Pitch Ideas For PR Pros When There Is No News

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Here are five pitch ideas for when there is no news that can work particularly well for B2B PR campaigns. . We do this through a meet-and-greet pitch. The best pitches will offer insightful commentary driven by relevant expertise. PR firms live and die by news.

How to Get in Magazines

PR for Anyone

I assumed that you pitch a publication right before it comes out. The great news for people like us trying to pitch a magazine is that it also lets us know exactly what the content of the magazine is going to be that particular month.

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Advertising vs Publicity

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Make sure to Like and Subscribe to our YouTube Channel and ring the bell so you’re notified of new videos by clicking HERE. It’s the age-old question… what is more impactful to a business – advertising or publicity? Both are needed in business but which one is most valuable?

Mindset and Media

PR for Anyone

I had no idea how important mindset was when pitching the media until I really dove deep with myself and now with my clients. I remember the first time I pitched, I was a nervous wreck! So step 1 is mindset, and then step two is how to pitch. The pitches were unbelievable.

Good Stories

PR for Anyone

Pitching things related to the time of year is vital in getting your pitch read, and then covered. In today’s short vide below I go over several sample topics to pitch this month. What to Pitch When. This video should help you with what you pitch when.

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Building The Perfect Pitch and Nurturing Your Media Relationships

Onclusive

Just like media relations, building a perfect pitch has become both an art and a science. Time: 12:00 pm EST. The post Building The Perfect Pitch and Nurturing Your Media Relationships appeared first on Onclusive.

How to Pitch a Story? Journalists Answer

Prowly

The post How to Pitch a Story? Magazine Media Pitching PR OutreachThe times we live in create an impression that you’re able to reach nearly everyone on planet Earth without leaving your home.

Land Stories

PR for Anyone

I made so many mistakes when I first started pitching. I didn’t realize there was a system and a calendar to pitch the media. I was pitching national magazines a few weeks before I wanted to appear in them. I pitched holiday gift guides in November.

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Public Relations in Marketing

PR for Anyone

Make sure to Like and Subscribe to our YouTube Channel and “Ring the Bell” so you’re notified of new videos by clicking HERE. People often question the difference between public relations and marketing.

Is your pitching unethical?

PR Daily

Mass mailing your pitch to every journalist’s email you can get your hands on is wrongheaded—even foolish. I think being asked to pitch something as news that you know is not actual news is a daily occurrence in PR & also could be viewed as an ethical challenge.

Influencers

PR for Anyone

I am asked all the time about whether or not to pay for influencers to promote your product, service, and brand. It’s s dicey question. They can be valuable IF you find the right one.

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Social Audio Platforms Public Relations

PR for Anyone

You can hear from journalists the types of pitches that they want to get, how they want to get it. Make sure to Like and Subscribe to our YouTube Channel and ring the bell so you’re notified of new videos by clicking HERE.

Media Storytelling

PR for Anyone

So, really think about before you post, before you pitch, before you do anything. Make sure to Like and Subscribe to our YouTube Channel and ring the bell so you’re notified of new videos by clicking HERE.

4 tips for pitching magazines

PR Daily

We sat down with three experts to learn more about the art of pitching magazines. Familiarizing yourself with the nitty-gritty of magazines is essential before even thinking about sending a pitch. The FOB is very different than what you might find throughout the rest of the magazine and likely even has its own editor to pitch. RELATED: Learn how to sharpen your pitching skills, boost buzz and land more headlines. ]. Don’t let timing be the downfall of your pitch.

Finding the Inspiration to Pitch

PRSay

As arduous as 2020 was, it did provide some inspiring pitch examples you can learn from. So many pitches come across like a robot wrote them. Taryn won the Overall Best Pitch of the Year competition that I run for my group coaching program, and Mackenzie earned Runner-up status.

Are pitches like dating? Freelancer Leigh Giangreco weighs in

PR Daily

She also shares a love of the Godfather movies with Lisa and a sharp sense of pitches being a lot like dating. The post Are pitches like dating? Today’s episode is with freelance reporter, Buffalo native and Chicago resident Leigh Giangreco.

This month in bad PR pitches

Muck Rack

This month in bad PR pitches