Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Pitching Through Twitter?

We've done it time and again: proofread, edited and chopped down a pitch to what we think is the absolute shortest it can be. The newest challenge? Pitch in 140 characters, or less. In an article from PR Daily, there are tips on how to pitch through Twitter.

-Form relationships with those you're trying to pitch. You can't just find them and send them your meticulously edited pitch. You must get to know them first.
-Don't give up after one tweet.
-Don't pitch in a direct message
-Just like any pitches, know the beat of that person. Really do your research.

You've got 140 characters. Use them wisely.

Read the whole article here.

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