Webmaster Forum Rules | Posting Guide | Contact Us | Testimonials | Contributing Geek Program | Advertise on Geek/Talk
Welcome to the GeekTalk Webmaster Discussion Forums from GeekVillage.com

Click Here To Register. It's Free!

Go Back   geek/talk: Signature-free discourse for serious web publishers > YOUR PERFORMANCE: Website Promotion, Marketing and Growth > Business Principles > Traditional (Offline) Marketing
User Name
Password
Register FAQ Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-29-2009, 12:54 AM   #16
lunaticfrog
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 64
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Czar View Post
Yes, PRweb are much cheaper than PRNewswire, and their releases are picked up by the majors quite frequently. Some people even use PRweb solely for the purpose of building inbound links, due to the strength of its reach and the low cost involved.

Darryl, you could also of course target a few dozen key publications directly. Doing so often increases your chances of being picked up; particularly if you're interested in gaining traditional ink and not just online coverage.
A press release is a written communication directed at members of the news to announce something of value.

Today, most releases are distributed via the internet or emailed to reporters in a specific niche. Commercial press release services distribute thousands of news releases each and every day.

SEO press releases can bring you first-page visibility for your keywords very quickly. Sometimes, you can take over multiple spots on the first page of Google for your keywords.
lunaticfrog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2009, 07:51 AM   #17
HIG-Jerry
Registered User
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 2
Default

I tried PRWeb in the past with some success. As another poster mentioned there are other ways such as software packages that distribute your press release, but that's basically what spammers do so you're lost in the mess.
HIG-Jerry is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-30-2012, 10:47 PM   #18
kajuda
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Urbana, IA
Posts: 10
Default

Thanks for these good suggestions. There are definitely some options I've never heard of in the list!
kajuda is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Press Releases!?! sengerdw Marketing Your Website Online 1 04-07-2002 04:55 PM
press release services consent Marketing Your Website Online 1 12-13-2001 06:57 PM
Press Releases Magic2K2 Marketing Your Website Online 3 10-02-2001 11:10 AM
Press Release Submission funpage Marketing Your Website Online 2 05-04-2001 06:35 PM
Promotion/Announcement via Press Release Monkey Marketing Your Website Online 1 01-10-2000 09:15 PM

Please support our advertisers. They ensure our survival.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:46 PM.


GeekVillage.com is copyright © 1998-2015 Curiosity Cave - Science gifts for clever kids. All rights reserved.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.