Press Releases: When, What, How?

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For those of you that are puzzled about press releases, this week’s post includes some resources to make writing a press release a little easier.

If you have never written a press release before, this summarizes what all a press release should include, with a few tips on helping you get noticed. To get help you get started, here is a sample press release. Now that you know how to write them, here are a few more great tips for writing them effectively.

Now that you know how to write them, you can visit Kivi’s Nonprofit Communications Blog, which has a great post that talks about timing of press releases. She discusses when you should send them out, depending on what type of coverage you are seeking (pre-event or post-event).

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