News Distribution

Pressat is one of the leading news distribution services in the United Kingdom and enables businesses to cost-effectively disseminate announcements to targeted media outlets.

Precision targeting

Ensuring announcements reach the most relevant end point is vital to the success of any public-relations campaign. Pressat uses tried and tested methods to precisely target media contacts based on beat, geographic region, industry and journalist back-history (previously covered stories).

Pressat also serves more than 33,000 opt-in subscribers with customised news alerts, ranging from journalists and editors right through to analysts and bloggers.

  • Accurate distribution
  • Opt-in subscribers
  • Target geographically

Online visibility

Pressat not only focuses on traditional media channels such as print but also uses online news and social dissemination techniques. This ensures your news is socially shared through online communities and platforms such as Twitter, Facebook and Google Plus+ while also optimising press releases with multimedia assets, social media traits and links.

  • Social sharing
  • Reaches syndication partners
  • Google, Yahoo and Bing


The Pressat social media newsroom is a customisable hub that is automatically activated when publishing your first press release. The newsroom enhances the visibility of your online brand and makes it easy for visitors to find, share and revisit your news. Brand specific RSS feeds are also made available for users wanting to follow through news aggregators and smartphone applications.

A newsroom also allows media professionals to quickly find and track your latest press releases, making it easier for them to contact and follow up with your company in real time as well as analyse your business trends and announcements.

  • Increase brand visibility
  • Custom RSS feed
  • Professional newsroom

Opt-in Recipients

All press releases are made available to the opt-in subscriber database containing more than 33,000 media recipients. The recipients are a range of personnel, including journalists, reporters and editors, across a wide variety of sectors and publications.

  • Social sharing
  • Reaches syndication partners
  • Google, Yahoo and Bing

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