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The Media Connections Resource Room is regularly updated by our experts, the Media Connections team and our founder Linda Reed-Enever.
The Resource Room is home to our release template library and other great tips, tools and hints to help you get the most from your Media and Marketing Campaigns.
March brings us the beginning of Autumn, making seasonal content timely. It also sees many people beginning to prepare for Easter on April 12 and the upcoming holidays.
In the interim, a host of awareness days occur in March including International Women’s Day, while the entire month features a focus on women’s history, foster care and epilepsy.
In fact March sees things really begin to ramp up on the media calendar.
Renowned as the month of love, February sees business begin to gear up for the year ahead. This is the perfect month to offer business tips, forecasts and educational content, while also considering the fact that the end of summer is nigh.
Meanwhile, households are getting back into the swing of the school year, finances and routine, making this a great time for a wealth of tips and hacks.Read More
Welcome to 2020 and a bright new year of media opportunity ahead. The first month of the year tends to start quietly in as news outlets give their staff a well-earned break.
On the flipside, that means right about now the media is actively seeking interesting stories, many of which involve predictions for the year ahead or happy human interest fillers.Read More
December starts with a flurry of activity but ends on a relatively quiet note as the media and business wind down for Christmas.
The latter half of December is a great time to present human interest stories, make predictions for the next year and jump aboard the Christmas trend as the media scrounges around for stories at this time of year.Read More
November sees us really begin to hone the focus on Christmas as business prepares for the holiday...Read More
There’s a story to tell behind every business, and in many cases there’s more than one. When it comes to marketing that story to the media it’s about being ready, being available, being proactive and above all planning to be to on their radar.
With the New Year ahead, Media Connections founder Linda Reed-Enever explains how to plan for the media in 2020.Read More
October is one of the busiest months of the media year. In addition to a host of awareness days...Read More
When it comes to busy media months of the year, September ranks high on the list. This month sees a focus on spring as attention also begins to turn to upcoming events like Halloween and Christmas.
In between, there are also a wealth of awareness days while the general news cycle is in full swing.Read More
A headline can be the make or break of your media release, so it is key / essential to make sure your headline catches the reader’s attention so they read on.
Headlines should be short and snappy, attention grabbing and include points from your release and sum up your subject and why it is newsworthy.Read More
This month sees us emerge from the doldrums of winter as just a sneak peek of spring creeps through. That makes spring content very timely, along with topics that speak to the future like career advice, study and health.
In the interim, business and politics are in full swing and the property market is readying to heat up for the tradition that is spring selling season.Read More