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UpbeatPROne of the most frustrating aspects about being a maker is telling the story of what you're making. You toil away for years obsessed with your project. You want the world to know about it so you post something here on Medium and nobody reads it.
TechCrunchOut of all the how-to guides ever written about pitching journalists, I've never seen one address the truth-that most are simply too busy trying not to get murdered by their inboxes to even open emails. Upbeat wants to use data science to create PR pitches that don't automatically end up in the Trash folder.
VentureBeatJournalists and public relations (PR) individuals have always enjoyed a bit of a love-hate relationship. Endless exchanges of emails, embargo times changing, image requests, and more can lead to frustrations, especially when the news is time-sensitive. Upbeat is trying to tackle this by offering a cloud-based PR service that turns the standard Word.doc press… See more
Nieman LabThis spring, something unusual happened: I got a good pitch. It was about a successful email newsletter, The Hustle, that I hadn't heard of before. I like writing about email newsletters! I responded to the pitch and ended up writing a story about the company.
Ayush Mittal- bro @boombro, Founder RefR ✌A curated list of free places to post your startup. There are several communities in each niche which get 1000's of traffic which includes customers and investors. I had an opportunity to have a quick chat with Abby Smith (Growth Specialist at Promotehour) about their paid plan to help startups get in front of the target audience and potential investors. The… See more
Ayush Mittal- bro @boombro, Founder RefR ✌Been working as a marketer for few startups and referred Promotehour list of communities to post a startup for free. Had a quick chat with super helpful Abby Smith (Growth Specialist) @Promotehour about their PR outreach and paid plans - sounds cool for someone with looking for all-inclusive reach.
Jona 2.0 is a platform that helps you find the right press contacts based on your sector.
Brandon Anzaldi- Software Engineer @ ToTheTensI remember hearing about this a little while back, and the top comment in that post really hits it home. Pressfarm seems to have good categorization, so you can search your vertical, and do a little legwork to find the best journalists to reach out to.