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3 Emerging Technologies PR & Marketing Need to Prepare For

Our audiences are rapidly adopting new technology, and marketing pros must be ready. Luckily, there are things we can do now that will prepare us for an influx of new tools—even if we aren’t ready to host our next press conference or media interview via hologram.

9 Audience Segments You Need to Consider for Content Marketing Success

When it comes to any kind of communications, your organization’s target audience is the beginning and end of it all. Your Alpha and Omega. However, when’s the last time you thought about who your audience really is? Take the time to revisit how you define your target audiences. This primer can get you started.

The Best Time to Send Your Trade Show Press Release

When a trade show approaches, the volume of press releases — without fail — skyrockets the day before the show and crashes back down as the event nears its end. The following four tips will help you find a time that will ensure your press release skips the long lines and stands out from the crowd.

Don't Get Caught Making These Common Grammar Mistakes

No one is perfect and we can't always afford (or spare the time) for a copywriter to check all of our writing. There are some grammar mistakes I'm frequently guilty of making or rules I just plain can't remember; then there are others that make me cringe or discredit a piece of content immediately. Here are my top five.

How to Reach Audiences Beyond Your Owned Channels

Owned digital channels are invaluable, serving as a destination for people wanting to learn about your business. But to reach beyond your sphere of influence you have to leverage channels you don’t own and don’t have full control of.

6 Tips for Trade Show Press Releases

Trade shows are meccas of newsworthy announcements because they provide the perfect launching pad to reveal new products, offer thought leadership from industry experts, and validate industry trends with awards. How do you craft an announcement that capitalizes on the newsworthiness of an event without being buried by it?

Writing Headlines with Impact

This post will dissect how the headline for a press release can drive readership and engagement if done correctly. This insights apply to all outbound content marketing so read ahead for a few tips to get you started writing headlines with impact.

Updating Your Tactical Mix in The New Media Landscape

PR and marketing pros must create content with the evolving behavioral patterns of their audiences in mind. Investing in cutting-edge platforms and tools can help differentiate your brand’s message and provide actionable insights for future campaigns.

The 8 Golden Rules of Writing Great Press Releases

The news release has evolved greatly over the last 20 years since the advent of the online world. These tips and guidelines are designed to help you reach the various audiences or personas that are important to your brand, from media to bloggers to the end consumer.

Case Study: Marketing and PR Producing Content Together

Producing content can have its challenges at times. Producing newsworthy content for a well-established brand even more so. To create newsworthy content, Marketing and PR have to work side by side to string together singular initiatives into one impactful campaign. What does this process entail?

Working with Long Form Content: Interview with Bradley H. Smith

It’s no secret that creating and using long form content is contextual – and the investment should be channel and audience specific. For the right audience, and the right outlet, long form content can return dividends. But what about when it just isn’t the right format for your audience?

How to Turn Your Data Into Stories

Have you heard that including numbers in your media pitch will attract journalist attention? Apparently, so has everyone else. Here are tips to help brands uncover the stories within their business that connect to customers.

2015 Predictions: Top Trends in PR & Marketing

For those of us finalizing our strategic communications plans, we have inspiration in the form of predictions and trends to watch, sourced from PR and marketing thought leaders at a recent roundtable.