How to Get Reporters to Read Your Email Pitch

Your email pitch hangs on eight words…or less. The secret to gauging the interest of reporters and influencers who may

10 Takeaways from PRSA’s Annual Conference

Austin, Texas was the backdrop for the Public Relations Society of Americas’ International Conference #PRSAICON2018. What’s on the mind of

How to Determine if You Need a Press Release

You can get publicity without a press release. Here’s the secret. A new Front Porch video.

Should You Pitch Stories During Breaking News?

Tragic breaking news like the massacre in Las Vegas changes the way businesses should pitch their stories. If you want

5 Essentials for a Fabulous PR Pitch  

PR can be confusing but getting news coverage and publicity for your business is not impossible. In fact, publicity is

Interested in Publicity for Your Small Business? This Is Your Solution

Newsrooms are typically slow in the summer months. This is an ideal time for energetic go-getters like you who want

4 Essential PR Pitching Tips for Entrepreneurs

What are the biggest mistakes entrepreneurs make when pitching their business or story to an online influencer or news reporter?

5 Common Rookie Mistakes to Avoid When Looking for PR

Entrepreneurs can avoid these 5 rookie mistakes when trying to get PR and news coverage for their business.

The Agony of Delete: 3 Easy Ways to Clean Up Your Content

Here’s an unscientific poll about content. More than 80 percent of people who write press releases, blog posts, by-lined articles

Secrets to pitching major news media

How do you gain trust and influence with reporters at big time news outlets? Joe Connolly receives hundreds of pitches