The Comprehensive Guide to Pitching HARO Successfully in 2017

You probably know what HARO is. You may have even responded to a few of the emails. But here's the real question: Is responding to HARO queries worth your time today? And if it is, how do maximize your efforts? In 2008, PR guru Peter Shankman would regularly receive requests from the press Read more

Track Opens and Clicks from Your Custom Domain

Today, we’re proud to showcase a new capability that gives you more control over your emails, and can potentially improve your deliverability. Introducing the ability to use your own custom domain when tracking email opens and clicks. ...Yeah. I didn't get what that phrase meant the first Read more

You Can Now Send Emails in Bulk

Personalized outreach is the most effective kind of outreach. (Though you already know that.) But what if you're sending a press release to a publication list? Maybe relaying a general announcement to contacts you know well? Or just plain following-up on a personalized outreach campaign you Read more

How to Write the Perfect Blog Post Introduction (Step-by-Step)

Crafting the perfect blog post introduction can be the difference between being average, and being above-average. Yawn. Let’s try that again. Blow your intro and no-one will read your post. Nail it and they will. Better, right? The average blog post doesn’t get read, shared, or liked, Read more

The Guide to Finding Content Ideas That Will Naturally Earn Links

I'm going to tell you something I probably shouldn't. You can earn links with your content...without doing any outreach. I know. This is a strange message to get from someone who works at BuzzStream. (We'll see for how much longer. Have mercy, Paul!) But it's true. And now, you’re about to Read more