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October 2019

Seven deadly PR sins no. 7: Denial

By |October 9th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Seven weeks, seven sins... it's the final instalment of our Seven deadly PR sins blog series. Sin 7: Denial SPOILER ALERT: you won’t get any PR coverage if you don’t actively plan and prepare your content. Of course, we’re going [...]

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Seven deadly PR sins no.6: Greed

By |October 2nd, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Here's the penultimate instalment in our series of 7 deadly PR sins... Sin 6: Greed Everyone wants results. And it’s completely normal to want more. But no one likes a greedy guts! We’re all guilty of being greedy when it [...]

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September 2019

Seven deadly PR sins part 5: Wrath

By |September 25th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

And, just like that, the fifth PR sin in our series of 7 deadly PR sins has arrived… Sin 5: Wrath Not to be confused with slagging off the competition! The PR sin of wrath focuses on how you conduct [...]

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Always a Silver lining at Rev PR

By |September 24th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , |

Whether sunshine or clouds, Rev PR now carries a silver lining after receiving the Silver award for Outstanding Small PR Consultancy at a glittering event at Cambridge’s Guildhall. The PRide Awards, run by the Chartered Institute of Public Relations, recognises [...]

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Seven deadly PR sins part 4: Ego trips

By |September 18th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A week has flown by and so, here’s the fourth PR sin in our series of 7 deadly PR sins… Sin 4: Ego trips We could have lumped this in with Sin 2 (indulging yourself) as it’s along a similar [...]

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Seven deadly PR sins part 3: Ignorance

By |September 11th, 2019|Categories: Client News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Moving swiftly on, here's the third PR sin in our series of 7 deadly PR sins... Sin 3: Being ignorant Can you be ignorant without knowing it? Are you wasting a journalist’s time with this PR sin? Is it possible [...]

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August 2019

Seven deadly PR sins – the first

By |August 28th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Times sure do change in the world of PR but, you know, some things are carved in stone. Once upon a time, we laid out seven deadly PR sins in our quest to help you avoid a glut of face-palm-worthy [...]

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Five things you can always write a press release about

By |August 14th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

When it comes to increasing brand awareness through the powers of PR, there’s no magic formula. If there was, then trust us… we would have bottled the stuff by now and be living on a private island with pools filled [...]

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July 2019

How to choose the spokesperson for your business

By |July 31st, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We’ve all seen it - someone being interviewed on the TV on behalf of a company who should be impressing us with their knowledge and calm persona but is actually making us laugh out loud or inwardly cringe. Those same [...]

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How to create the best environment for a PR win… a Positive Mental Attitude!

By |July 17th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

We all hate Mondays… right? For TeamRev, that really couldn’t be further from the truth. Admittedly, there’s a little less enthusiasm flying around the office in the early hours of a Monday morning than there is on a Friday evening [...]

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How to get your point across in 10 words or less!

By |July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Okay, that was 11, but did that entice you to read on? Whether it’s a headline (we wrote about that here), an email subject or the first sentence of your telephone pitch, getting your point across quickly and succinctly is [...]

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June 2019

Hitting the headlines as a small business: top tips for getting media coverage for your business

By |June 19th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

These days, public relations (PR) covers everything from newspapers and magazines – in print and online – to radio, digital TV, social media and everything in between. When you’re starting out, it’s best to focus on generating local coverage because [...]

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May 2019

What PR can do for a small business

By |May 29th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

If you’ve read our previous post, then you’ll have insider knowledge of the 3 PR tools that are already in your back pocket. Read that alongside this blog and you’re all set. But small business owners might overlook the power [...]

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The 3 PR tools you already have… but didn’t know about

By |May 15th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

People often assume that to do PR successfully, you have to enlist the support of a super-duper agency (have we met?!) to do the hard work for you. Although we’re not in the business of making ourselves redundant, there are [...]

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How to make social media work for B2B

By |May 1st, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

TeamRev are no strangers to social media. Whether we’re scrolling through Instagram with our morning coffee, or sharing recent client coverage on LinkedIn, we’ve mustered up a good knowledge of knowing what to post and why. But for many B2B [...]

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April 2019

How to attract more media attention

By |April 17th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Legend has it there’s no such thing as bad PR. At TeamRev, we (mostly!) know this not to be true and, frustratingly, this seems to be the go-to line for anyone first dipping their toe into the world of media [...]

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The 3 best types of photos for PR

By |April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The no.1. best photo for PR is the one that gets you the coverage, it tells the story and there’s no need for you to really say anything else. But we’re rarely on the scene when the news is happening [...]

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March 2019

5 tips for writing a great headline

By |March 20th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

“Five times as many people read the headline as read the body copy. When you have written your headline, you have spent eighty cents out of your dollar.” David Ogilvy, known as the Father of Advertising Think about that quote [...]

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A day in the life of a publicist

By |March 6th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Do you ever have those days where, before you know it, it’s 4pm, and you’re left wondering where the last seven hours got to? Us too - in fact, for TeamRev, most days seem to fly past in the blink [...]

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February 2019

Is PR the same as Journalism?

By |February 6th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

To put it simply, yes and no. PR and Journalism are like two sides of the same coin and it’s easy to see why the two professions are sometimes thought to be the same thing. Nowadays, a lot of Journalism [...]

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January 2019

The benefits of (dream) teamwork

By |January 23rd, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

There really is no ‘I’ in team. The oldest cliché in the book, we know…but if it ain’t broke (sorry!) then why try to fix it? Teamwork has stood the test of time because of the collaborative nature of considering [...]

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You’ve got to be in it, to win it: tips for award entries

By |January 9th, 2019|Categories: Rev PR News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Everyone loves winning awards. And they’re great for building trust and raising the profile of you and your business. There really is no right and wrong way to enter, but we know lots of brands struggle with knowing quite where [...]

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