5 Creative Ways to Amplify Your News Beyond the Press Release
Mar 01, 2024

5 Creative Ways to Amplify Your News Beyond the Press Release

We're sharing five, outside-the-box methods for amplifying your brand's news and increasing the audience for your message -- using your press release as the foundation of your comms campaign.

How to Use Data Visualization for Effective Communication?
Nov 16, 2023

How to Use Data Visualization for Effective Communication?

Who wants to sift through an endless wall of text to get the information they need? It is essential for your press release to contain meaningful data yet still be digestible and shareable. The solution to this challenge? Infographics!

Unlocking the Power of Exclusive Content and Meaningful Messaging - Key takeaways from the Comms Connect Event in Australia
Nov 13, 2023

Unlocking the Power of Exclusive Content and Meaningful Messaging - Key takeaways from the Comms Connect Event in Australia

On October 31, 2023, Cision PR Newswire Australia celebrated its inaugural event in Sydney. PR professionals from diverse sectors gathered for Comms Connect Australia, drawing in a lively and engaged audience in the Park View Bar at Moore Park Golf Course.

PR Newswire’s Definitive Guide to Crafting an Engaging Press Release
Nov 09, 2023

PR Newswire’s Definitive Guide to Crafting an Engaging Press Release

The press release is the culmination of months or years of hard work and should be designed to maximize engagement with your target audience. If you’ve ever wondered how to format your press release for optimal success, we have put all of our data-backed recommendations into a comprehensive guide.

2024 PR and Comms Content Planning Calendar
Nov 07, 2023

2024 PR and Comms Content Planning Calendar

It’s never too early to start working on your strategic PR plan and never too often to revisit it. That’s why we’ve built this content planning calendar. The 2024 PR and Communications Content Planning Calendar is designed to guide you through the creation of your annual content strategy and communications plan.

A Guide To Investor Relations Website Essentials
Nov 07, 2023

A Guide To Investor Relations Website Essentials

Truly effective IR websites transcend the mere dissemination of data. Instead, they serve as dynamic platforms brimming with fresh resources, keeping stakeholders actively engaged and informed – all while managing the critical perception audiences’ have of the company.

How to Master Year-End Comms and Finish 2023 Strong?
Nov 07, 2023

How to Master Year-End Comms and Finish 2023 Strong?

Ten months down, and just under two to go! But how do we make the most of the year as we get closer to the finish line? What can we do to finish 2023 strong? In short: a lot!

A PR Newswire Use Case Guide for Agencies
Nov 06, 2023

A PR Newswire Use Case Guide for Agencies

At PR Newswire, our mission is to arm agencies with the tools they need to help their clients build awareness, strengthen their brands and move the needle on market and public sentiment—in a media environment where it’s tougher than ever to break through the noise and get noticed. That’s why we’ve put together a use case guide just for agencies to help leverage the resources available to them to succeed.

Leveraging AI in Public Relations: A Guide for Brands Navigating Cancel Culture
Nov 06, 2023

Leveraging AI in Public Relations: A Guide for Brands Navigating Cancel Culture

In recent years, “cancel culture” has emerged as a significant phenomenon in public discourse. The challenge for PR and comms professionals who are tasked with managing brand reputation lies in the sheer volume of data available to monitor and try to make sense of.

How Brands Can Battle Misinformation (And Why They Need To)
Oct 27, 2023

How Brands Can Battle Misinformation (And Why They Need To)

In an era of rapidly spreading information, fueled by the internet and social media, the battle against misinformation has become a critical concern for not just the media, but individuals, organizations, and society at large. While the responsibility to combat misinformation often falls on governments and media outlets, brands – and the PR and comms teams behind them – play a pivotal role in this fight, as well.

PR and Brand Reputation: Forging Trust in the Age of Scepticism
Oct 27, 2023

PR and Brand Reputation: Forging Trust in the Age of Scepticism

In today's digital age, where information spreads at lightning speed and consumers are more discerning than ever, public relations and corporate communications professionals face a formidable challenge: how to build and maintain trust in the age of scepticism.

What Is Public Relations in Marketing? Definition & Examples
Oct 19, 2023

What Is Public Relations in Marketing? Definition & Examples

Public relations in marketing is a company’s use of tactics and strategies that generate brand equity, build a positive image, highlight product and service launches and updates and ultimately boost sales and revenue. Let’s take a closer look at the two parts of this term.

From AI to Z: A Starter Guide to Using Generative AI in PR & Comms
Oct 18, 2023

From AI to Z: A Starter Guide to Using Generative AI in PR & Comms

In the PR and communications industry, a world deeply rooted in the power of words, imagery and creativity, we’re already witnessing the profound impact of AI. However, this transformation is not without its own set of challenges. Download our free guide to using generative AI in PR and communications, and start reaping the benefits of generative AI today.

PR Newswire's Guide to Boosting Engagement Through Paid Content Placement
Oct 18, 2023

PR Newswire's Guide to Boosting Engagement Through Paid Content Placement

Did you know you can use a multi-channel comms strategy to ensure the right audiences hear your message? Bridging the gap between earned and paid media opportunities is critical to shaping your brand narrative. Download the toolkit to learn how to boost engagement with your comms using paid content placement.

Journalists' POV: Comms Professionals, Here's How to Make an Impression On Us
Oct 09, 2023

Journalists' POV: Comms Professionals, Here's How to Make an Impression On Us

“A strong partnership is a two-way street of understanding.” This statement is no stranger in romantic, client-consultant relationships and, is just as critical in communications professionals and journalists' relationships. Understanding journalists’ challenges and more could aid communications professionals in achieving their ultimate goal - acquiring impactful coverage.

International Agriculture Research Organization Monitors and Gains 300 Avg. News Mentions Monthly
Sep 28, 2023

International Agriculture Research Organization Monitors and Gains 300 Avg. News Mentions Monthly

The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) is a pioneering International Organization committed to developing and improving dryland farming and agri-food systems. PR Newswire helped in bridging the gap between the institute and the media sector.

Editor's Pick: Tips for Communicating Cross-sector Collaboration Success Stories
Sep 21, 2023

Editor's Pick: Tips for Communicating Cross-sector Collaboration Success Stories

Unique collaboration stories have been a recurring theme on the wire. Successful cross-industry collaborations offer brands the advantages of increased reach, credibility and enhanced storytelling, which provide valuable opportunities for brand promotion and business growth.

Cheatsheet To Fully Utilizing Your Media Monitoring Tool
Sep 20, 2023

Cheatsheet To Fully Utilizing Your Media Monitoring Tool

Nothing could be more frustrating than realizing you have been underutilizing a tool. To avoid this and ensure you get the most bang for your buck, this article will guide you on how to make the best use of your current media monitoring tool.

Rethinking the Press Release: Innovations for a New Era of Earned Media
Sep 17, 2023

Rethinking the Press Release: Innovations for a New Era of Earned Media

Rethinking the Press Release: Innovations for a New Era of Earned Media provides a blueprint for implementing the latest tools and best practices for strategizing, planning and executing press releases that amplify your brand story. Download the free guide now!

What Is Brand Equity and How Do You Measure It?
Sep 11, 2023

What Is Brand Equity and How Do You Measure It?

As a brand owner, PR professional or marketer, you've likely heard the term "brand equity" before. But what exactly does it mean? While you may not be able to define it off the bat, chances are you know more about brand equity than you realize.

What is a Press Release?
Sep 11, 2023

What is a Press Release?

According to our 2023 State of the Media report, press releases are the number-one resource journalists rely on to generate ideas for stories. They’re also among the most useful ways to generate earned media coverage for your brand. This article will cover the meaning of a press release, why they’re so powerful and how you can get started using them.

In Their Own Words: Journalists on the PR Pitches That Really Got Their Attention (For Better or Worse)
Sep 10, 2023

In Their Own Words: Journalists on the PR Pitches That Really Got Their Attention (For Better or Worse)

With PR professionals outnumbering journalists five to one by some estimates, there is a lot of competition for journalists’ attention. And as journalists struggle to keep up with the demands of their jobs amid declining resources, according to the 2023 State of the Media Report, they have even less time to review pitches or engage with PR professionals. So what can PR and communications professionals do to not only get the attention of journalists, but make that crucial first step to building a long-term, mutually beneficial relationship?

Journalists’ Advice to Future Journalists (And What PR Can Learn, Too)
Sep 07, 2023

Journalists’ Advice to Future Journalists (And What PR Can Learn, Too)

Cision’s Global State of the Media Report is now in its 14th year, and for 2023, we wanted to make a few changes to our survey to learn more about what’s on the mind of today’s journalists. Alongside queries designed to collect quantitative data, we posed qualitative questions to shed light on trends reporters are seeing. In one such request: We asked journalists to finish the following statement: “The next generation of journalists need to be…”

How to Start Using AI for PR and Communications Today
Sep 04, 2023

How to Start Using AI for PR and Communications Today

For those in the PR and communications industry, the messages you create through the images and words you choose are critical. So when it comes to AI, you're probably asking yourself questions like "How should I be using it?" and "Can it help me to work smarter, faster and more effectively?"

Data-Driven Strategies and Inspiring Stories for a Successful Campaign – Key takeaways from the Comms Connect Event in Vietnam
Aug 31, 2023

Data-Driven Strategies and Inspiring Stories for a Successful Campaign – Key takeaways from the Comms Connect Event in Vietnam

Vietnam, an emerging country with a fast-developing economy, thrives on its youthful and dynamic labor force. As its economy expands, the demand for effective PR and communications strategies to help businesses and organizations connect with their target audiences has also grown.