Media

Insight into the world of tech, marketing and PR.

March 5, 2018

An Olympic-Sized Lesson for More Effective Marketing Campaigns

When it comes to creating more effective campaigns, don’t tell your prospects a story; focus on building a connection. I must admit, I’m a sucker for […]
October 11, 2017

Why you should prep for your tradeshow like a job interview

Like an interview, tradeshow marketing yields success proportionate to the effort you put into it. Would you walk into a job interview cold? Benjamin Franklin once […]
June 28, 2017

To all: The worst email mistake – and how to fix it

Your audience matters just as much as your message. Three strategies to segment your email marketing database for better performance. Why isn’t this email going to […]
April 27, 2017

Why every executive should care about the NFL Draft

It’s Draft Day – but why should communications professionals care? If your job includes media relations, we’ll tell you why you should be paying attention.  It’s […]
April 10, 2017

Beyond the coverage: How to use media to drive pipeline

Scoring targeted, on-message media coverage is always a win – but it’s only the first step. After the story goes live and the initial excitement dies […]
March 14, 2017

Maximizing the “luck factor” when pitching

St. Patrick’s Day in Boston: Where the bars open before noon, swarms of millennials storm the streets in fake beards and green body paint and the […]
November 28, 2016

Four tips for maintaining work-life balance in PR

It’s no secret that managing work, relationships and extracurricular activities can be a challenge. At Corporate Ink, we stress the importance of unplugging and relaxing, because […]
November 2, 2016
Bean Pod podcast

The Greatest Hits: Is there a formula for earning media coverage? (Podcast)

In this week’s episode of The Bean Pod, Corporate Ink discusses what it takes to build a well-rounded media approach. Are you trying to get covered […]
September 8, 2015

Yes, Earned Media Measurement Does Exist

A Q&A with Christine Perkett, founder of SeeDepth Measuring the effectiveness of media relations has long been a struggle for marketers. Tools that measure what actually […]
August 11, 2015

Is the Phone Pitch Really Dead?

The newsroom is shrinking, and reporters are busier than ever. Under pressure to meet deadlines with quality content that their readers care about, reporters are being […]
June 8, 2015

Everything You Need to Know About Working with the Media

A Q&A with Journalist Kira M. Newman Kira Newman is a technology and psychology journalist who has written more than 1,300 articles and seen over 13,000 […]
May 8, 2015

How To Maximize Positive Media Coverage

Landing a great piece of media coverage takes a lot of skill and effort. For the best results, you must take the time to identify a […]
February 2, 2015

PR Lessons from the Patriots: Deflategate to the Super Bowl

Sunday’s Super Bowl win by the New England Patriots over the Seattle Seahawks was unbelievable, to say the least. The majority of fans, outside of Patriots […]
December 15, 2014

So, You Caught the Reporter’s Interest. Now What?

Grabbing the attention of a reporter isn’t an easy task. With journalists receiving nearly 12,000 emails a year– most of which they delete- the competition for […]
December 8, 2014

The Show Goes On: The Art to Customer Conference PR

1.8 million: The approximate number of conventions, customer conferences, trade shows, exhibitions and events held each year. 100: The approximate number of conferences reporters are invited to […]
August 29, 2014

5 Tips to Break through the 12,000 Emails Reporters Receive–and Delete–Each Year

How do you cope when the reporters you want to target get 12,000 emails a year – and spike most of them? That’s our job–hitting it […]