Press Releases • Jun 12, 2018 08:42 BST
By partnering with Agility PR Solutions, Mynewsdesk is now providing customers with a journalist database containing over 800,000 contacts from all over the world. The reason and goal behind the new partnership is simple: to provide communications professionals with enhanced distribution.
Blog posts • Jun 05, 2018 08:45 BST
While we’re always happy to wax lyrical about ourselves, or provide written information as to how we help companies and individuals with their PR and comms, there’s nothing quite like a tasty bit of multimedia to concisely explain what we’re all about. Which is why we’ve put together a little video to do just that!
News • May 18, 2018 09:30 BST
More than 1500 PR professionals and communicators have already signed up for the Mynewsdesk journalist webinar on May 25th. The panel will include journalists Maddy Savage, Oliver Gee, and Edgar Mannheimer - and be led by Mynewsdesk CMO Jonathan Bean.
News • May 14, 2018 08:50 BST
Today, Mynewsdesk announces the appointment of Tina Sörqvist, currently the Global HR Director at Tobii Dynavox, as new Chief People Officer. Tina will start her new position by the end of June, 2018.
Blog posts • Apr 23, 2018 14:15 BST
World PR Forum, the world’s number one international PR and communications conference, is now happening in Oslo, Norway. Global Alliance is in charge of running the event and chooses a local host county each year. For this year’s occasion, Norway and the communications association Kommunikasjonsforeningen will welcome delegates from more than 30 countries.
Blog posts • Apr 19, 2018 10:00 BST
Most organizations today should be GDPR compliant already. And hopefully, most organizations will avoid the fines and embrace the opportunities that GDPR will bring to the PR industry. However, only time will reveal the actual impact these regulations will have on businesses.
Blog posts • Apr 11, 2018 10:00 BST
“So we know that across the industry, definite answers are quite rare. Answers directly related to how do we interpret GDPR and what we need to do to be compliant are hard to find,” Daniel Jonsson, head of data analysis and project manager of the GDPR compliance project at Mynewsdesk.
Press Releases • Mar 22, 2018 09:00 GMT
Only one out of five journalists are open to working for brands, according to a report that Mynewsdesk releases today. It’s the fourth report from the annual journalist survey, and it explores journalists views on brand journalism and what companies need to do to attract new talent.
Press Releases • Mar 15, 2018 09:30 GMT
PR SaaS company Mynewsdesk and Ragan Communications partner to make digital PR and communications easy for brand communicators across the U.S. The partnership is announced by Mark Ragan, Ragan Communications CEO, at the Social Media Conference in Orlando later today.
Press Releases • Feb 22, 2018 09:00 GMT
Journalists worry about the consolidation of power in giant social media companies - a concern that has become more apparent during the last couple of years, Mynewsdesk’s latest report reveals. Of the journalists surveyed, 71% believe Facebook has too much power as a source of information, and 61% cited they think Google/YouTube has too much power.
Press Releases • Feb 14, 2018 09:00 GMT
Mynewsdesk can confirm a strong year in 2017. According CEO Mattias Malmström, the success is due to continued international growth - and Mynewsdesk currently have users in over 100 countries.
News • Jan 12, 2018 13:00 GMT
Today, Mynewsdesk is releasing the second part of this year’s journalist survey - “A Case of Overconfidence”. And the message is clear - journalists are far from satisfied with the quality of the content they receive from PR professionals.
Blog posts • Jan 10, 2018 08:30 GMT
It’s that time again - ‘New Year, New You’. We all wake up on January 1st with a determination to be ‘better’; we set ourselves resolutions to improve fitness, eat healthier and generally get on top of things. But sometimes these promises are tough to stick to. And that can be the same in an industry like PR and Communications. This is why it’s important to set yourself SMART goals:
Blog posts • Jan 02, 2018 11:30 GMT
With the New Year now in full swing, we asked a handful of experts to share their PR predictions for 2018. Common themes that emerged included automation, artificial intelligence and the lethal combination of art and science. Here's what Ali Maynard, Stephen Waddington, Jonathan Bean and Laura Richards had to say:
Blog posts • Nov 16, 2017 13:00 GMT
Brand content is vital to building a relationship with customers, but a lot of brand content fails to engage audiences. Journalists and PR professionals recognize that brand content is often too self-serving, but don’t always know how to solve the problem. The recent Mynewsdesk report provides insight into the reasons why brand content does not succeed in forming connections with customers.
Blog posts • Nov 14, 2017 08:25 GMT
A recent survey revealed that half of the journalists worry that the news media is no longer trusted to provide reliable information. With Facebook and Google making it easier than ever for publishers of fake news to draw readers to their stories, is it reasonable to blame these internet giants for destroying trust in the modern news industry?
Blog posts • Nov 09, 2017 08:30 GMT
A public relations contact can be a journalist's greatest asset -- or an unhelpful voice that's quickly silenced. The difference is not in the goals you set - after all, you need journalists, and they need you - but in how you execute said goals. Keep reading for four things that journalists wish every public relations professional knew.
Blog posts • Sep 19, 2017 09:20 BST
The state of journalism and the public relations industry is changing rapidly in the 21st century. From citizen bloggers to the 24-hour news cycle, many trends are changing the way people consume and interact with news media.
Press Releases • Sep 14, 2017 10:50 BST
50% of journalists are concerned that the news media is no longer trusted as a reliable source of information, Mynewsdesk’s latest report reveals. Over 3,000 journalists and PR professionals participated in the global survey to share their views on the media industry in 2017 and its future.