Frequently Asked Questions

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About PressRelease.com

  • What does PressRelease.com offer?

    PressRelease.com is a press release distribution provider that helps clients increase their online visibility and audience reach. We have established relationships with various media partners to create an extensive distribution network to reach your targeted industries and regions.

  • What makes PressRelease.com different from other competitors?

    Our mission is to help syndicate your news and announcements to bring visibility on a broad scale as well as provide a targeted approach to reach media. With this strategic formula, we are able to effectively offer both national and local exposure.

  • What is PressRelease.com’s flexible pricing structure?

    Understanding the need to provide quality distribution without the additional costs of long term agreements, PressRelease.com offers a simple solution to fit any budget and campaign. With our easy to use platform, clients are able to send out their releases whether they are an individual company or a PR firm with dozens of clients looking to leverage our resources.

Distributing a Press Release

  • What is a press release?

    A press release is a key content marketing vehicle that helps companies and businesses announce important news & information to the media. These announcements can be the mention of a product, hiring, new location, or any other newsworthy event involving the company. A good press release offers long standing advantages of being SEO optimized and driving more traffic to your website.

  • Can I add a logo, images and/or a video to my press release?

    Yes, you are able to include one image with your press release. You can also include additional multimedia such as a YouTube video or additional images for additional fee per media asset.

  • Where is my press release distributed to?

    Your press release is sent to hundreds of news and media outlets including Google News, Yahoo News, Yahoo Finance and various Business Journals depending on your selected plan. In addition, you will also be able to select specific targeted industry media based on industry and location.

  • How do I know where my press release was picked up?

    With every press release distributed by PressRelease.com, you will receive a full visibility report detailing exactly where your press release has been initially picked up. The report will include additional information such as impressions, Social Media shares, Search Engine Results and the location of your readers.

  • Do press releases help with SEO?

    Yes, press releases have been considered an essential SEO element in most internet marketing strategies. They help in boosting keyword search relevancy by targeting web traffic from search engines results and by helping diversify your backlink profile of your website. Our editorial guidelines ensure that your content meets the latest Google guidelines for publishing content online.

  • Can I add links to my press release?

    Yes, with every press release submission you are allowed to include up to 4 links inside the body of the release.

  • Can I schedule my press release for a specific date and time?

    Yes, we know how important press releases are and how timing can be everything. You can schedule your press release in advance by setting the specific date and time when submitting the release. Simply select the date and time for your press release and it will be embargoed until the scheduled release date.

  • Does the press release get reviewed by an editorial team?

    Our editorial team reviews each press release submission to ensure your press release meets our content guidelines. With every Advanced and Financial distribution package, your press release is reviewed thoroughly for spelling, grammar and punctuation issues. If for any reason a press releases has errors or is rejected due to content acceptability, we will notify you via email to address the specific issues related to the content or release. Due to this editorial requirement, please allow a minimum of 4 hours for your press release from the time of submission to clear and be published by our team.

  • I have a time sensitive press release, can you distribute is immediately?

    Yes, we are able to disseminate time sensitive press releases for immediate release. If you have a time sensitive release please contact us to have someone assist you in this matter. Additional charges may apply.

  • After a release is published, can I still make changes?

    Although it is possible to revise a press release after it has been published, we do recommend to be sure when submitting the release that all content is correct and fact checked. Although we are able to make changes to a release, we cannot guarantee the changes will reflect on all external publications that have picked up your press release. Additional charges may apply. In the event of revising an already published release, please contact us.

Package and Pricing

  • Is this a one time purchase?

    Yes, your purchase will be a one time per press release fee. There are no hidden or recurring costs with our service.

  • Do you offer special pricing for agency and PR firms?

    If you are an agency or PR firm looking for a bulk package please feel free to contact us to discuss your needs and best available pricing. 1-800-998-2927.

  • What is the difference between the packages?

    We created different levels of distribution packages to cater to the varying needs of businesses. To learn more about our different packages please visit our pricing page for a detailed comparison of all options.

  • Am I able to send my press release to my target market?

    Yes, with each distribution package a set number of targeted media categories is included and additional targeted media categories can be purchased at an additional cost.

  • Do you have a money back guarantee?

    Yes, we stand by our product and do offer a money back guarantee on all of our distribution packages within 30 days of purchase. If for any reason you are unsatisfied with our service, feel free to contact us and we’ll be happy to assist you further.

  • I am a publicly traded company, what package should I choose?

    Our Financial Package is SEC Compliant for those companies that are publicly traded. For more information please contact us.

  • What kind of payment do you accept?

    We accept all major credit cards include AMEX, Visa, Mastercard and Discover. In addition, we also accept PayPal payments. Should you need to send a check, please contact our sales team at sales@pressrelease.com.