Top 3 Press Release Sites for 2016 (Updated)
[inlinetweet prefix=”” tweeter=”CreativelySmart” suffix=”#creativelysmart”]If you are a small business or marketer, you no doubt have at some point look for ways to market and generate publicity for free.[/inlinetweet] Just like most industries and niches-there are at least 3 important PR sites that can generate you a ton of free traffic. Here they are in decreasing order.
We’ve also compiled a list of 50 more to really help get the ball rolling for you. We hope you find value in this list-and if you do feel free to comment.
1. PRLog.org-PRLog is one of our favorite free press release sites-we’ve ran several internal and client social media campaigns using it. It has an active and vibrant community-and if you still count page rank as one of your key SEO metrics it has a rank of 6. By optimizing your title and keywords with your press release PRLog gives you the opportunity to appear for non competitive keyword rather easily. As always, this tool should be used in an integrated marketing campaigns and not necessarily as a stand-alone tool. PRLog makes our list of best free press release sites for 2016.
2. openPR.com-openPR is number 2 on our list but easily could have been number 1. openPR is one of the only free press release sites that can get your free press release on Google News. Having your Press Release on Google News greatly enhances your SEO efforts, overall brand and the number of eyeballs that actually see your press release. openPR works best when used in an integrated marketing approach. This is a must submit for 2016.
3. NPR.org-National Public Radio has a huge following and can provide lift to any marketing campaign. Be sure to include NPR.org in your marketing efforts.
That rounds out our top 3 best free press release sites for 2015. Do you have any that we missed? Be sure to include them in the comments below or on our blog to help other users of free press release sites.