Write a Press Release Today to Market Your Business and Get Back Links

So you want to write a press release.  You’re thinking in the right direction and you’ll get more benefits than you imagine with a press release.  A well-written press release will accomplish a couple of things.  This article will discuss how to write a release and the benefits you’ll get by publishing it online.

First, let’s get into how to write a press release.  The easiest way to write a release is to answer the following five questions.
  1. Who
  2. What
  3. When
  4. Where
  5. Why
Who is making the accouchement?  What are they announcing? When is the event taking place? Where is the release coming from and why is the announcement beneficial to consumers? 

Write Your Press Release by Answering the 5 Questions

Ideally, you want to answer those five questions in the first paragraph of the document.  By answering the five questions in the first paragraph you will ensure your press release doesn’t get reject by distribution outlets.  Here’s a quick example.

Where: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Who: XYZ company today announced - What: the company acquired their competitor – When: - last week – Why: to increase their product offering to consumers.

Asking yourself those five questions will also help you write your release a lot faster simply because you know exactly what to focus your attention on.  After you’ve answered the questions then you can give readers a little background on both companies and how the announcement will benefit consumers.

Most press releases are between 450 to 550 words.  I’ve seen releases that are 800 words but that’s too much.  No one is going to read that much text unless it is something they are passionate about.  Also, most distribution outlets will only accept a release that’s more than 350 words.

Don’t use the words ‘you’ – ‘our’ – ‘my’ in your press release because it will be rejected.  It should be written the third person.  Your release should also contain contact information and a short ‘about’ section that’s about 5 or 6 lines long.  To see a sample press release online please click here so you can view the format.  Pay attention to the last part of the release so that you know what to insert in the contact section.

The benefits of a press release are that you will create brand awareness.  The more people that read your release, the more exposure you’ll get.  Also, they may share it with their friends so make sure you include the social media sharing buttons if you’re given the option when you submit your release. 

Press releases also provide SEO benefits, but only if you use your keywords inside of a hypertext link.  You should also include three hypertext links in your release, but no more than five.  Make sure the links are on your keywords.  For example, if your keyword is ‘business signs’ you’ll want to create a hyper link on that keyword within the text like I did on this sentence.

Do not publish your press release to a distribution service that doesn’t allow hypertext links.  You’ll be wasting your time.  There are plenty of services that allow hypertext links.  Links in your release provide SEO value, but they also give the reader something to click on if they want to visit your website.

It doesn’t matter how popular the service  is or how much traffic it receives, it readers can’t click on a link you’re wasting your time and their time. 

Please leave a comment below if you think this article provide you with a few good ideas.  If you think of a way in which I can improve the article, please let me know.  I’m always open to suggestions.

How to Write a Press Release Video

Welcome to the Press Release Writing Service blog.  The video below will teach you how to write a press release.  And unless I moved it, there's a video on the left side of this blog that talks about the important features of a release.  The video below isn't that long and you'll get some great ideas.

If you know of another video, or you have one you'd like me to post on this website, please leave a comment below and I'll post it for you.  Many people don't have the time to write a release, so if you want my company to handle it for simply click on this link - order a press release - and I'll be happy to handle it for you.

We write professional releases and we won't ask you to fill out a form.  Simply send us 3 keywords and your website's links and you'll have a professional release created and posted for you in a couple of days.

How To Write The Perfect Press Release


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Welcome to your next press release.

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Don't worry, we know what we're doing and we'll make it newsworthy.

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For only $25 you'll get an SEO press release that includes 3 anchor text links on your keywords and a video or picture.  After it's written, you will receive your content via email so that you can look it over to approve it before it's published online.

If you want to save even more time, simply tell us to go ahead and publish your content once it's written.  We'll simply send you the link to your press release and a Word attachment so you can file your content or post it elsewhere online.

It's your content and you're in complete control.  Don't want your release published on Original Press Releases?  Just tell us!  We're extremely flexible.

My name is Ramiro Rodriguez and I own and manage Original Press Releases.  Your satisfaction will always be more important to me than a few dollars.  If you're not happy, I'm not happy so you can feel confident when you're dealing with Original Press Releases.

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Why Choose a Press Release Writing Service?

If you’re considering using press releases as a way to promote your business you’re going in the right the direction.  Press releases are a great way to accomplish several things at the same time.  With a press release, you can create back links, increase brand exposure and generate traffic to your website.

Choose a press release writing service if you don’t know how to write one and you don’t want to take time out of your busy schedule to learn how to do it.  If you want your release published on Google News you should use a professional service as distribution outlets may reject a press release that’s not well written.

To give you an example of how a press release can be used to generate traffic to your website, I once wrote a release about a free Twitter training webinar.  After I published the release I received more than 150 unique visitors to my blog within twenty-four hours.  I used a free service for that one and I kept getting traffic for weeks after the event was over.

Press releases are powerful.  But as with anything else there are certain things that make one press release more effective than another one.  Keywords are an important part of Internet marketing and depending the keywords you choose for the title of the release, you may or may not receive traffic.

The keyword ‘SEO’ is extremely competitive which means a press release alone may not drive traffic to a website simply because it may not be found online.  Regardless whether or not a release will drive traffic to your website, it will provide extreme SEO value provided you use anchor text links on your keywords.

So how do you know whether or not to hire a press release writing service?  In order to answer that question you first have to decide on several things such as your budget, whether or not you’re going to use a free press release distribution service or a paid service.

Press releases can cost upwards of $200 or more depending on where you want it to be published.  Most services that publish to Google News, Yahoo News and Bing will charge you more than a couple hundred dollars to write then submit your press release. 

Oftentimes the distribution charges alone can cost more than $100.  You can write a press release yourself then pay a distribution service to submit it for you.  Doing it that way will save you a lot of money, but if your release isn’t written as a newsworthy article, it will not get accepted by Google News.

Ramiro Rodriguez is the owner and manager of Original Press Releases which is a press release writing service.  He writes and distributes press releases for hundreds of clients and maintains the OPR website.  To order a press release, please use the link in this sentence.


Welcome to the Press Release Writing Service blog

Welcome to the Press Release Writing Service blog.  My name is Ramiro "Rico" Rodriguez and I am the owner and manager of Original Press Releases.  We write and distribute press release that are search engine optimized with anchor text on your keywords.

You get 3 anchor text links on your keywords and we include a video or picture at no extra cost.  Your release will be published to the Original Press Releases website for free and we offer additional submission services if you want to increase your exposure and back links.

Press releases are a great way to instantly create brand awareness and back links at the same time.  In fact, a well-written and SEO optimized press release will do more for you than a guest blog post will.

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