One of my favorite parts of graduating from the University of Rhode Island’s public relations program in May 2019 was decorating my graduation cap with a witty PR pun that I had thought of a year before commencement day rolled around. Tacky foam letters sprawled across an overly bedazzled, deep blue, and glittery mortarboard, spelled […]
Gaining detailed knowledge of a new subject can be challenging. Such is the constant quest of a PR professional, especially those of us in tech PR, who keep up with evolving and emerging trends and absorb news to create storylines and write content.
In a previous Caster Communications team blog post, Megan gave some great advice on pitching and landing the right product reviewer for your client, but once you’ve secured the right person/product combo — now what? As Megan pointed out “97% of consumers today depend on reviews to make informed purchase decisions“, proving just how important […]
Pitching is one of the most important parts of a PR pro’s job—but it can be tricky. Journalists receive dozens (sometimes even hundreds) of emails every day, so you need to work hard to make sure yours stands out and gets opened. Whether you’re pitching client news, an interview with a subject matter expert, or […]
A major part of working in PR is pitching the media – it’s something we do daily. Identifying, researching, and landing quality editorial opportunities for our clients is a top priority. To achieve success with the media, it all starts with crafting a solid pitch. Sometimes though, even if you feel you’ve crafted the perfect fit for the writer you are pitching, you just don’t hear back.