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5 Tips For Using Twitter To Pitch Your Story

5 Tips For Using Twitter To Pitch Your Story

So, you’ve got an exciting story that you think is just perfect for the media: a client’s new product, a huge acquisition, an industry-shaking study… something spectacular.

Twitter can be a huge boon to PR folks looking for ways to reach out to journalists and publishers with a story idea, as long as it’s used right.

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No More Live-Tweeting Allowed In Quebec Courts

If you’re a journalist found of live-tweeting breaking news, this post may sadden. Well, if you’re Canadian it might.

It seems Quebec courts do NOT appreciate this little bit of technology and have banned live-tweeting from courtrooms.

There’s a teeny tiny loophole though. Small enough to squeeze a few tweets through.

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Is Twitter A “Prison” Or A “Wonderful Enabler Of Content Consumption?” Two Journalists Debate

On TheWeek.com, two columnists posted adjacent editorials regarding their opinions of Twitter.

The first was called, “Why I Hate Twitter” and the second, “Why I Love Twitter.”

Two interesting perspectives, worth summarizing – and adding our own commentary.

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100 Most Influential UK Journalists on Twitter

There’s more than just Klout for measuring Twitter influence: PeerIndex has used its own measurements to come up with a list of the UK’s top journalists on Twitter.
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