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July 2020 Release Notes

July 2020 Release Notes highlights new pages, features, updates, and enhancements exclusively available to anyone who has a free OnePitch profile. The newest features and enhancements this month allow you to categorize your pitch topics more effectively, view sent pitches,…

Pitch Template: Funding Announcement

It’s no surprise that venture funding is one of the many hard-hit industries in the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic. With more layoffs occurring not only in newsrooms but within businesses that traditionally had little employee churn, it’s important to…

Coffee with a Journalist: Alana Hope Levinson, MEL Magazine

On Season 2, Episode 13 of Coffee with a Journalist, host, and OnePitch co-founder, Beck Bamberger sits down to talk with Alana Hope Levinson, Deputy Editor at MEL Magazine. The focus of MEL Magazine is to investigate modern masculinity, and…

June 2020 Release Notes

Release Notes is your monthly update highlighting new pages, features, updates, and enhancements exclusively available to anyone who has a free OnePitch profile. The newest features and enhancements this month allow you to focus on your pitch and leave it…

Quarantine Fashion: Journalist Edition

Life as we know it has been altered. What used to be the everyday norm such as “dressing up” and heading to in-person meetings has now shifted to working from home and more relaxed attire. I, myself, have even noticed…

May 2020 Release Notes

Release Notes highlight new pages, features, updates, and enhancements exclusively available to anyone who has a free OnePitch profile. The newest features and enhancements this month allow you to focus on your pitch and leave it to us to categorize…

Public Relations 101: 3 Things to Know as a New PR Pro

As a new PR professional, it can be daunting to learn the ins and outs of a growing industry let alone how to earn top tier coverage. Whether you’re in sales, marketing, or communications there are stark differences between what…

Public Relations Profile: Jeff Hulett, Jeff Hulett PR

This month’s PR Profile highlights a PR professional who works both as a public relations professional and as a freelance journalist. Based in Memphis, Tennessee, Jeff Hulett has over 12 years of experience in the public relations industry as well…

April 2020 Release Notes

Release Notes is our new monthly update that highlights new pages, features, updates, and enhancements exclusively available through your OnePitch profile. Read about the newest features and enhancements this month, and what’s coming next. New Pages Profile Dashboard: your profile…

Coffee with a Journalist: Alex Wilhelm, TechCrunch

This week we kick off Season 2 sharing coffee with Alex Wilhelm, a Senior Editor at TechCrunch. We talked about him being the “coolest kid in the world,” his career beginning quite early, and his goal, which is for his…

Coronavirus: Tips When Pitching Journalists

Covid-19 is dominating the news headlines right now. Rightly so. Thousands have died – and it’s clear we’re in the beginning of a health crisis with the frightening potential to get much, much worse. Pitching journalists during Coronavirus has it…

Public Relations Profile: Krystal Covington, GO Lead

Krystal Covington is much more than just a killer communications strategist. In addition to her skills in media relations, influencer and content marketing, and business growth strategy, Krystal is also the CEO and Founder of “Women of Denver,” a program…

10 Questions With Greg Nibler, Digital Trends

As February comes to a close, we bring you another “10 Questions” blog with another great journalist Greg Nibler of Digital Trends. Greg is a live anchor for Digital Trends Live as well as a host for Digital Trends’ other…

Public Relations Profile: Claire Topalian, Cove Group

Claire Topalian’s passion to help others discover, refine, and connect their voices to larger communities is at the root of her work. With a foundation in storytelling, earning a degree from Gonzaga University in English with a poetry emphasis, understanding…

Public Relations Profile: Allyson Markey, Forum PR

Allyson Markey is the CEO of Forum Public Relations. Follow them on Twitter @theforumpr. Allyson Markey is dedicated to helping your business thrive; however, it didn’t always start that way. With an academic background in geology, Allyson developed the skill…

10 Questions With Simon Hill, Digital Trends

In our first-ever “10 Questions” blog for 2020, we have a journalist from across the pond, Simon Hill. Simon is a technology journalist, and more formally, the Associate Editor for Digital Trends. Simon writes loads of different articles, including features,…

Top 5 Tech Articles for the Month of December

In true December fashion, all media outlets were releasing their predictions for 2020, gift guides, and the intersection between technology and the holiday season! Other talked-about tech topics included AI, diversity and inclusion, innovation, and gadgets! With that little bit…

Pitch Template: New Product Launch

The beginning of the year always begins with one of the most popular events for tech media professionals and brands, Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The upcoming year’s hottest consumer tech products are unveiled – most often in dramatic fashion –…

1000 Pitches: Most Popular Tech Topics

After identifying the most popular tech industries tech media professionals responded to, we’re now diving into the most popular tech topics. The analysis scanned over 1000 pitches from 500+ publicists to identify what topics, or “angles,” were most sought after…

1000 Pitches: Most Popular Tech Industries

Our recent pitch analysis spanning over 1000 pitches uncovers the top tech industries journalists responded to on OnePitch along with the most popular industries pitched by publicists. The eBook analyses publicist pitches across the span of 18 months to learn…