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Can I Pitch The Same Story To More Than One Outlet?

Can I Pitch The Same Story To More Than One Outlet?

However, there are a few considerations before you do. Firstly, as a publicist it is my job to make sure that I am not pitching the same story to competing outlets; for example, here in Australia, I wouldn’t pitch to two TV stations at the same time. I would wait until I either had a no from one or had exhausted my follow-up attempts before pitching to another.

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There Is Magic in PR But No Magic Pill

There Is Magic in PR But No Magic Pill

I wanted to address an issue that arises frequently when business owners consider PR for their business. Quite often they have a very clear vision of what they want PR to do for them; sometimes this is driven by observing someone else’s success using PR, other times they simply have a big dream and PR is the strategy that is going to make the dream reality.

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4 Compelling Reasons To Pitch To Your Local Media

4 Compelling Reasons To Pitch To Your Local Media

When I mention local print or radio media to clients, I receive one of a few reactions in no particular order;

1. Does anyone read the paper anymore?
2. (face of disappointment) But what about national publications as I sell nationwide?
3. Oh, I’ve tried advertising with them before and got nothing.
4. Ooo exciting, I would love that!

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Owned, Earned and Paid Media – The Pros & Cons

Owned, Earned and Paid Media – The Pros & Cons

I found this fantastic explanation by Medianet of something that I have found myself explaining many, many times to those keen to use media.  And so I shared my thoughts on this last year, however this is still very relevant now and if anything a...

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The Power Of Being A Podcast Guest

The Power Of Being A Podcast Guest

Technology has provided us with new ways to use the media as a means of getting our message out to the world, beyond the traditional forms of media such as print and radio – although I do love the traditional forms, there is most definitely still a place for them at the right time and with the right story. 

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