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30 Ways to Make Your Small Business Irresistible to the Media

The second in a two-part series of articles guides small businesses through the media pitching cycle

NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Crafting the perfect media pitch is a public relations tactic that could be a challenge for any busy small business owner. While there is no magic formula to follow, sticking with basic fundamentals and some old-fashioned perseverance can often carry you a long way and strengthen a small business marketing plan.

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In the second article of a two-part series posted on PR Newswire's PR Toolkit, "30 Ways to Make Yourself and Your Small Business Irresistible to the Media," best-selling author Penny C. Sansevieri provides tips on how small business owners can begin to build long-lasting relationships and maintain engagement with the media.  From incorporating social media into the mix or hand-writing thank you notes, Sansevieri believes you should get started early and don't give up.

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