Tuesday, 23 September 2014

Vaughan Breaking News Alert

It seems to me things are getting a little out of control, and perhaps this is one of the problems of having news media apps on personal tech devices, or subscribing to e-mail news lists of various media outlets. Someone needs to come up with an app which scans all the words of the media news alert that you get, and does not deliver duplicate "Vaughan breaking news" from multiple media venues. Within 3 minutes, I got a news alert that there was a 5.5 earthquake near here. Then, for what must have been an hour and a half I kept getting breaking news alerts from all sorts of news organizations including the New York Times, Washington Post, and Miami Herald.


Use Breaking News to Boost Your Public Relations
It's easy to think that public relations is just about making the most of the news you have or 'creating' news stories that will appeal to the press and media. If you can respond quickly and provide helpful comment then breaking news is a great opportunity to boost your profile.

Monitor the news - it's essential to keep track of the press and media for the stories that are being covered. The 24 hour news channels mean that there is now much more scope for providing expert comment on the back of a news story.

Help to push on the story - ensure that what you contribute provides useful information, can look at the story from a different perspective, help to move the story on etc.

Build relationships - approaching journalists on the back of breaking news also provides you with a great opportunity to build relationships with journalists covering your interest area. Find out the type of stories they are interested in and whether you can help them on other stories.

Become an expert - there are two ways to generate opportunities for comment and interview on the back of news stories. One way is to contact journalists. Journalists use it to find experts to provide comment for the stories they are working on.


Markham Breaking News On the Web

Whenever we hear the term "Markham Breaking News" a sense of urgency hits our brain. TV channels are the leading visual medium to announce such news from time to time. Mostly, these news stories appear on a scroll when the news is not being telecast. During the news hour, alongside the scroll the news telecast as breaking news is also given more time and detailed reporting. But, some TV channels exaggerate the importance of a story and covers lesser important stories as the breaking news. There are also a lot of websites online that offer such news. Only the reputed websites offer real and informative stories. In spite, these news sources should concentrate on conveying informative news and term only the significant stories as "Breaking News".

Write a Good Local News 
Launching a hyperlocal news site is one thing - writing compelling content that keeps your readers coming back is quite another. Many journalists write their content in what is called an inverted pyramid. The reason for this is that editors typically cut from the bottom if a story is too long. The next tip may sound a bit obvious, but it is critically important: be accurate. If quoting someone makes sure the quotes are correct and attributed to the right individual. Fortunately with the large volume of information available on the web, fact-checking is much easier than it used to be. Finally, the pet peeve of any news connoisseur is clich├ęs. Send out links to your content via Facebook and Twitter, and interact with visitors on your site. Most people enjoy being used as sources and sharing a bit of expertise about something they know quite a bit about.