Social Media News Release
This video is shares an overview of Social Media News Release from RealWire
What is a Social Media News Release (SMNR)?
Social Media News Releases are a new kind of press releases. SMNR’s are taking advantage of the online and media tools in order to communicate a message to the “online” community. It includes videos; such as YouTube, images, hyperlinks and audio. It’s like blogging from a business aspect yet in a creative fashion.
Some say that Journalist love receiving Social Media News Release’s more than the printed paper version of news releases. Pretty cool, ey!
PR Practitioners should use SMNR’s instead of or in addition to a “regular” news release when they want to reach an online audience. In order for them to do so, they would have to go through the measures of submitting a SMNR to convey their story with their message to their online community. An advantage for PR people in submitting a Social Media Release is allowing the two-way communication between the PR practitioners and the audience.
For examples and more info, Go to the links below:
- How to Write a Social Media Press Release
- Social Media Release Template, version 1.5
- Example of SMNR’s Features by Pressitt
- The Social Media Press Release – Digital Snippets
What do you think about SMNR’s? What are some better examples of Social Media Release’s than the ones shown above?