Category Archives: Tools & Tactics

– Writing Press Releases: Language/ Culture/ Media landscape
– Content generation/ Content production/ marketing tools

4 Tips to Craft an Effective PR Strategy for Your Hotel

I was recently invited to speak to 50 over hotel PR executives in Jakarta at an event organized by Himpunan Humas Hotel (H3) Jakarta, an associati[……]

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Dress from the feet up: Why boilerplates are important and what elements to include in them

Photo by Camila Damásio on Unsplash

A killer headline? Check.

A newsworthy, logically crafted, grammar-free main body? Check.

So now, what’s mi[……]

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5 Things to Note When Pitching Lonely Planet Asia

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“A whole new world. A new fantastic point of view.” These lyrics are apt when describing Lonely Planet Asia, a renowned magazine offering readers insights on the histories and cultures of countries across the globe, as well as stunning photography, recommendations and travel advice. The magazine’s main goal is to inspire readers to explore new destinations and look at familiar ones through fresh eyes. Its feature stories cover countries ranging from Asia-Pacific, Africa and Middle east, to Europe and the Americas.

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How to Write a Trade Show News Release that Turns Heads

These days there are an abundance of trade shows, representing different industries and focusing on different audiences. How do you ensure that your e[……]

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Setting Goals for Your Next Press Release is The First Step to Getting Results

What are your goals? What can we do to define them and what needs to be done to achieve them?

Each release has its own message and its own metric for success. Based on a variety of factors we could be aiming for more visits to the company website, website visits from more regions or increased user engagement, etc. Therefore, if we treat every release the same then we won’t be optimizing our results.

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