Structure of a Press Release
Components of a Press Release
Publishing a Press Release

100

The last paragraph of an organization's press release

What is the boilerplate?

100

A brief written statement alerting local media about news or activities

What is a press release?

100

A list of all media reporters in the area

What is a mailing list?

200

Press contact

What is the contact information for media?

200

Who, what, where, why, when, and how

What are the basic elements of a news article/press release?

200

Sharing stories written based off of your press release

What is second wave distribution?

300

Body copy

What is the order of importance in a press release?

300

What will make your readers interested

What is a an angle?

300

Publishing a press release at exactly 5 PM

What is publishing on the hour?

400

Headline

What is an attention-grabber in a press release?

400

What will keep your readers interested in the press release

What is a hook?

400

Sending press release through the mail

What is going offline?

500

AP style

What is the correct written format for press releases?

500

To announce, report, or remind

What is the importance of a press release?

500

Complete listings of upcoming events

What is the Daybook?