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Communications, MediaHQ.com, PR Tips August 21, 2019

PR Tips For Communications Teams In The Education Sector

The world of PR and communications is constantly evolving. For those working in the higher education field this means consistently staying on top of new trends, communication methods and ways of doing things.  Old methods no longer work for the new challenges being presented. Higher education communications teams need to be more reactive and engaging

Communications, MediaHQ.com, PR Tips August 19, 2019

Why Great Media Relations Can Help Grow Your Business

For most businesses, the importance of media relations and its counterpart public relations is often forgotten. When budgets are tight media relations is often the first thing to be bumped. It is viewed as a ‘nice to have’ rather than a ‘must-have’. This should not be the case.  When executed correctly media relations is a

Communications, Creativity, How To Content August 15, 2019

Case Study: Fota Wildlife Park

Here at MediaHQ, we see hundreds of press releases being sent from our system on a weekly basis. PR agencies, government organisations, charities and in-house PR teams from some of the biggest organisations in Ireland use our system to get their message to the media and make the news. This week, we took a closer

Communications, MediaHQ.com, PR Tips August 12, 2019

10 Questions to Ensure Your Media Database is Fit for Purpose

A media database is a directory of media contacts. This can include contact information for people working in the media industry including journalists, producers, researchers, editors and influencers. The database allows communication professionals to search through it and find people they want to contact to pitch a story to. For companies looking to purchase a

Communications, Media, MediaHQ.com July 26, 2019

How to maintain good media relations

Here at MediaHQ we understand how important it is to hold your media relations to a good standard. Once the effort has been put into forming them it would be a shame to see them go to waste. In celebration of international friendship day which falls on July 30, we have compiled three simple tips

Communications, Digital Marketing, MediaHQ.com July 26, 2019

5 PR tactics that do more harm than good

In the world of PR, there are an unlimited amount of strategies and tactics available for professionals to use when creating PR campaigns and engaging with existing and prospective stakeholders. Successful PR campaigns aim to procure good publicity through the effective use of social media and other platforms such as print newspapers or radio and digital coverage. Despite the overwhelming variety of channels available to engage with your stakeholders and communicate your campaigns key messages, a lot of people can easily get things wrong and get attention for all the wrong reasons.

Communications, Content, MediaHQ.com July 25, 2019

The ‘Galloping Horse Strategy’

When I’m writing a press release I have an approach that I call the ‘Galloping Horse’ strategy. With this strategy the only thing that you need to be successful is the most exciting headline you can imagine for the story. Let me give you an example. A few years ago Irish forklift manufacturer Combilift called

5 minutes with the media, Communications, How To Content July 24, 2019

5 Minutes with the Media – Sandra Mallon

At MediaHQ, we chat to a member of the media landscape to gain an insight into what it’s like to work in the fast-paced, creative industry. This month, we sat down with the Irish Daily Star’s Sandra Mallon.  What is your current role in the Irish Daily Star and what does it involve? I’m the

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