The most effective Public Relations has to be when others are shouting your praises or endorsing your knowledge or expertise. I could tell you a million times that I know what journalists want, can sniff out a news story, can find you guest blogging opportunities. I can tell you all that but it s meaningless. Why? Because you don t give a fig about that, do you? Because you want proof. Because you want reassurance. Because you don t want to know what I think, you want to know what others think about me that s the best indicator, don t you think? Client testimonials are great and they give you a good sense of whether the person who did the work knows what they are doing but these days we want more. Two events, in particular, brought that home to me recently. First, an impromptu act of kindness. Someone I had been speaking to regularly through an online business programme did a graphic for my new Guest Blogger Match maker service you can see the graphic above. It was
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I see the grimace, I hear the groan. You want to get yourself featured in the press and media but think you have to have a news story and become highly skilled in writing a press release. Well, I m glad to tell you that there are other, easier ways, to get the results you want they re quicker too. And, you don t have to put yourself in that situation of annoying journalists when they don t want to hear from you. Shouting about your news without a press release But, first, let s start with your news story. If you do have a news story then that in itself is worth celebrating and shouting about. So many small businesses and entrepreneurs let those opportunities fall through their fingers. So, let s kick off with shouting about your news without a press release how do you do that? Quite simply, you find the right media contacts and you drop them an email or telephone them. Yes, it sounds old fashioned but telephone still works (but you will need to ensure you re not calling
7 Quick and Easy Ways to Get Media Visibility Thanks for your interest and for requesting the ebook. You can access it by clicking the link 7 Quick and Easy Ways to Get Media Visibility by Debbie Leven. If you have any questions or feedback then please do contact me at: firstname.lastname@example.org And, to thank you for your time, if you have a media visibility question or something you re stuck with then I m offering a free 15 minute, pitch free, telephone or Skype chat to get you unstuck. Just drop me an email with 15 min chat in the title and we re get started by scheduling that call. Many thanks Debbie The post 7 Quick and Easy Ways to Get Media Visibility appeared first on PR Coach.