TeamRev is our name and jargon-busting is our game

2019-11-18T16:22:32+00:00

Whether it’s someone on TV telling us they want to exit BREXIT when they mean exit the EU or your teenager who only seems to write in confusing acronyms (LOL, YOLO, STBY, THX), it’s no wonder we all detest jargon. Overly-complicated acronyms, highbrow terms and convoluted references are enough to send our already overworked brains [...]

TeamRev is our name and jargon-busting is our game2019-11-18T16:22:32+00:00

The importance of proofreading

2019-10-22T19:19:05+01:00

Proofreading is so important to us at Team Rev. It’s just part of our daily quality control process and we couldn’t recommend it enough. When you’re producing content, whether it’s for website copy, a press release or your social media, it’s crucial to give it a once-over before it goes anywhere. It’s the final step [...]

The importance of proofreading2019-10-22T19:19:05+01:00

Seven deadly PR sins no. 7: Denial

2019-10-07T17:35:08+01:00

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 to be biased, but we think it’s something that every business – no matter how [...]

Seven deadly PR sins no. 7: Denial2019-10-07T17:35:08+01:00

Seven deadly PR sins part 3: Ignorance

2019-09-06T10:49:04+01:00

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 that your press releases earn you nothing more than an irritated eye-roll when read? I [...]

Seven deadly PR sins part 3: Ignorance2019-09-06T10:49:04+01:00

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

2019-07-18T12:41:22+01:00

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 extremely important. Think about the times you’re watching the news or listening to the bulletin [...]

How to get your point across in 10 words or less!2019-07-18T12:41:22+01:00

5 tips for writing a great headline

2019-02-18T17:18:34+00:00

“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 for a second. Why would you let your content-writing efforts go to waste if you [...]

5 tips for writing a great headline2019-02-18T17:18:34+00:00

Is PR the same as Journalism?

2019-02-06T16:29:29+00:00

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 graduates edge towards PR as the general foundations for both jobs are similar: they both [...]

Is PR the same as Journalism?2019-02-06T16:29:29+00:00

The difference between PR and marketing

2018-05-29T11:22:41+01:00

PR and marketing: you hear them in the same sentence so often, it’s easy to think of them as one and the same thing. And you’d be surprised how many people do confuse the two or aren’t really sure what comes under each umbrella. In reality, they are significantly different and require very specific skills, [...]

The difference between PR and marketing2018-05-29T11:22:41+01:00