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Election press releases and journalist requests – the...

Even if you're with Brenda on the announcement of a snap general election, there's no doubt that a news issue of this size can be a content goldmine for both PR professionals and journali[...] 21st April 2017
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Fourteen figures from Press Release Wire stories in Mar...

In March, submitters to the ResponseSource Press Release Wire didn't disappoint - here's a selection of some of the original research we found this time. Sandwiches, sugar and a li[...] 6th April 2017
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ResponseSource celebrates 20 years (15 of them in Croyd...

ResponseSource is 20 years young this year. Reaching 20 years old would indicate to some that we are a well-established business, particularly so at the confluence of the rapidly chang[...] 27th March 2017
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What would 98% of journalists recommend?

Journalists tend to be a pretty opinionated bunch and they don’t often agree on much except perhaps the importance of press freedom. And I'm right behind them on that. But there [...] 14th March 2017
PR issues

Avoiding the auto-rollover trap

In business-to-business contracts ‘automatic rollover clauses’ can trap the unwary into paying for services they no longer want. I’ve been snared like this with a service more than[...] 6th March 2017
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Sixteen sets of stats from February on the ResponseSour...

We sometimes hear journalists groaning about surveys - yet on the Journalist Enquiry Service we see numerous requests for stats every week. No wonder so many of the releases we distri[...] 3rd March 2017
PR, PR issues

Getting your PR career started – advice from our PR c...

Whether you’re currently studying public relations (PR) or a related discipline, just starting out in your first role or looking to change career, our diverse and knowledgeable PR commu[...] 7th February 2017
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Nine numerical nuggets with ResponseSource Press Releas...

The Press Release Wire on ResponseSource can be quite a mine of useful statistics for journalists, with original research and surveys behind many of the stories we distribute. Here ar[...] 1st February 2017
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The Media Bulletin - a decade of newsletter designs

Every morning ResponseSource delivers a media news and move update newsletter to over 40,000 UK media professionals - all of whom, I hope, are eager readers. Here's a navel-gazing look ba[...] 30th January 2017
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