But that really isn’t true, it’s all about figuring out where your story fits in our news puzzle each day
Websites are great resources for understanding how a station or newspaper brands its news elements. Where does your story fit as you browse the website, watch the station or read the paper
Maybe you have an expert that can be part of a live blog that I host.. Where I need experts online taking questions
Provide perspective – studies supplemntal materials, reports Remember we don’t know your business and the story as well as you do.. Put it in context.. We may not realize you’re the only company in SC doing something important unless you tell us.If there are studies that back up your claim from credible sources share them.If you are part of a new industry trend, provide us with some background on it
Don’t forget the web – interviews with Anchors - Business Success stories – Issues – Solutions to problems people are facing – we can do a Talk Back interview about them.
CELEBRATE other people their accomplishments, contributions, tips and insight! RETWEET generously… give virtual high fives!
Be responsive there’s a race to react.. Win it. Own it.