PressDoc - A quick walkthrough


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A quick walkthrough of how to setup an account at and how to publish your first social media release!

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PressDoc - A quick walkthrough

  1. 1. A quick walkthrough
  2. 2. Sign up for a free account at:
  3. 3. You’ll receive a confirmation e-mail for your account within a few seconds. Click on the confirmation link to confirm your account.
  4. 4. You’re now ready to login to your account!
  5. 5. Create a new PressRoom for your company / brand / event, by clicking on the green “New PressRoom” button at the top right.
  6. 6. ✓ Fill in your company / brand / event name. ✓ Pick a subdomain where all your releases can be found. ✓ Fill in the PressRoom description. This should be a boilerplate which will be placed at the bottom of each release. ✓ Complete the form by filling out the other fields.
  7. 7. Most of the PressRoom information will appear in the sidebar at the right of every press release. Remember, all press releases in this PressRoom will share the same branding.
  8. 8. You’re now ready to create your first PressDoc! Click on the green “New PressDoc” button at the top right to create a new release.
  9. 9. You can easily add text, links, quotes, images, files, audio, video, etc. There are no limits to the number of files you can attach.
  10. 10. You can submit your release to up to three categories. If you don’t want to publish your release immediately, you can schedule it for publication for a certain date and time.
  11. 11. After you’ve entered all required information, you can click the “View PressDoc” button at the top right. This will give you a preview of what your release will look like. The URL of the preview is a private link, which you for example can safely send to your collegues to review your work before publication.
  12. 12. Now it’s time to publish your release! Click the green “Publish Now” button. This will lead you to the order page.
  13. 13. Please fill out your billing address and click the “Pay and publish” button at the bottom of the screen, fill out your payment details and continue to the distribution page. You will receive a receipt of your order via e-mail.
  14. 14. Your release is now published! It will be automatically submitted to subscribers of our e-mail alerts and RSS feeds. Furthermore, it will be automatically submitted to Google News, Google Search, Yahoo!, Bing and Your release can almost instantly be found.
  15. 15. You can directly Tweet your social media pitch, share your release on LinkedIn or Facebook or any other social networking or bookmarking site of your preference. The service will also generate an e-mail template for you, which you can send to your media contacts.
  16. 16. Be sure to check back regularly on the statistics page, which you can find on your PressRoom dashboard. Here you’ll find a brief overview of the number of visits on your release, entry keywords from search engines and which websites link to your release.
  17. 17. Thank you, and enjoy PressDoc! If you have any questions or if you require any help creating or publishing your press releases, feel free to contact us at: