About HARO

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Founded in 2008 and acquired by Vocus in 2010, Help A Reporter Out (HARO) is one of the fastest-growing publicity services in North America.

Every day, HARO brings nearly 30,000 reporters and bloggers, over 100,000 news sources and thousands of businesses together to tell their stories, promote their brands and sell their products and services.

Since its inception, HARO has published more than 75,000 journalist queries, facilitated nearly 7,500,000 media pitches, and marketed and promoted close to 1,500 brands to the media, businesses and consumers.

HARO is free resource that serves as a vital social networking tool for sources and reporters alike.

About Vocus

Vocus is a leading provider of public relations software that enables professionals to plan, execute and measure influencer-oriented campaigns in one integrated platform. Communications professionals from over 120,000 corporations, agencies and nonprofits use Vocus to access the world’s largest pitchable media and blogger database, distribute press releases, manage influencer outreach, measure social media activities, and analyze the effectiveness of communications campaigns. 

Vocus is the parent company to PRWeb, Help a Reporter Out (HARO) and iContact. It is headquartered in Beltsville, Maryland with offices in North America and Europe.

For more information, visit www.vocus.com, call (800) 345-5572, or follow on Twitter @Vocus.

News agencies that use HARO:

  • fox
  • gannett
  • dowjones
  • meredith
  • abc
  • AP