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  • From The Editor’s Desk (November 2021): 4 Tips on Writing Holiday-related Press Releases

    The holidays are at hand in many parts of the world. Whether or not you celebrate them, the ubiquity of consumer-focused marketing and PR will no doubt at least remind you that they’re happening or coming up. If you’re a PR professional, you’re probably grappling with the age-old problem of the industry: how to balance PR with marketing in a holiday-related release. For many, it’s easy. For some, it’s a bit more of a struggle. In the month of November (and a little bit of October), we began seeing the…

    Content PR & Marketing 21 hours ago
  • From The Editor’s Desk (October 2021): 6 Tips on Writing Award-related Press Releases

    As we entered the fourth quarter of the year, press releases on brands winning accolades began pouring in. While awards can be handed out throughout the year, a majority of them are doled out in the later months. Nominations are usually required a few months in advance to give the judges enough time to weigh in on the qualities of the nominees. Therefore, the months of September, October, November, and December typically see a larger wave of industry awards. In October, some of the major accolades handed out in the…

    Content PR & Marketing November 10, 2021
  • From The Editor’s Desk (September 2021): Back to School with Education Press Releases

    September was back-to-school season, and it brought a slew of press releases with an educational bent. But education has changed drastically these last few years. This wouldn’t be a blog about education press releases in the 2020s without mentioning COVID-19. Despite the uncertainties, educational software producers and institutions have found growth opportunities in their field> despite this annoying reality. Education technology (edtech) is an industry that was steadily growing before the COVID-19 outbreak. Now, it’s set to explode, in a good way. According to a report from Government Technology, the ed-tech market is looking to hit a value of US 285.2 billion dollar mark by 2027, increasing the need for PR professionals in the…

    Press Release Writing October 13, 2021
  • From The Editor’s Desk (August 2021): Showing a Company’s Value Through ESG Press Releases

    In August, PR Newswire saw a huge increase in the volume of investment-related press releases – a 78% increase as compared to the previous peak in May.   This spike in August is partially attributed to the rise in the number of earnings releases by companies in the Q3 earnings season. Rounding up the top 4 topics of press releases distributed (in terms of volume) in August are Carbon Neutrality & ESG, AI and Travel. [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="631"] Source: PR Newswire[/caption] For this month’s edition of From The Editor’s Desk,…

    Press Release Writing September 16, 2021