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Recent Coverage

Easy Ways to Make Your Small Business Buzzworthy

Learn how Jasmin Henry uses HARO to generate press coverage and links from quality media sources.

How I Got My Company on TV Without a PR Person

Holly Xerri earned lots of TV coverage, all without the help of a PR person by using HARO. See how.

3 Backlinking Methods For High Quality Links

Hellbound Bloggers discusses the benefits of earning publicity through services like HARO and what that can mean for online coverage and links to your site.

DIY Publicity: 13 Things to Do Now

Here's a great "to-do list" of tasks for promotiing your business, including using HARO to help pitch journalists.

Promote Your Startup - Help a Reporter

A reporters (Howard Greenstein) view on using HARO to find startup entrepreneur sources for his stories in Inc's Start-up Toolkit Column.

Press Releases

Vocus Announces Free HARO Webinar with Peter Shankman

HARO founder and Vocus Small Business Evangelist will show attendees how to build a bigger buzz for their business using new, improved HARO publicity alerts

Peter Shankman Slated to Keynote International Conference for Women

Vocus Confirmed as Media Sponsor at the Diva Toolbox Conference for Women in Business

TicketKick Sales Triple Thanks to HARO

TicketKick, a legal service helping drivers beat traffic tickets, attributes a triple in sales to an article mention on Yahoo Finance and CNN Money, thanks to Help A Reporter Out (HARO), a free PR and social media service.

Vocus Launches Premium Version of HARO

New HARO Premium offers new ways for businesses to stand out from the crowd with their media pitches, while the much-loved free HARO service continues unchanged

Vocus Spurs Growth in HARO, Post Acquisition

Since acquisition by Vocus, HARO experiences growth in traffic, new subscribers and queries.

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News agencies that use HARO:

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  • dowjones
  • meredith
  • abc
  • AP