Great service for the money
Updated October 10, 2016

Great service for the money

Nathan Illsley | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Review Source

Software Version

Marketwired

Modules Used

  • Marketwired Resonate
  • News Distribution

Overall Satisfaction with Intrado GlobeNewswire

As a public relations firm, a lot of our daily duties include pitching and media relations. We frequently use Marketwired to ensure that our news is reaching the largest database possible and connects with the most readers and outlets. Marketwired offers a large range of distribution networks, including local, regional, national, and even international packages, so regardless of the size of your release or the scope of your intended targets, they have you covered.
  • Marketwired allows you to create a very tailored distribution list to ensure adequate pickup with your intended target demographic.
  • Marketwired allows you to track your placements so that you have a full list of where your release appeared.
  • Marketwired gives detailed reports of how many clicks your release received and how many impressions you've earned.
  • Incorporation of social media would be helpful.
  • More customization of distribution lists.
  • Additional niche specialty areas for distribution.
  • It helps further disseminate client news
  • Allows for helpful tracking and detailed proof of success
  • Helps give a significant boost to pitching efforts
Marketwired tends to be the best priced for the level of return. Marketwired is very reasonably priced and tends to be cheaper than other services. However, there are fewer options for distribution networks with Marketwired than there are with some other services. That being said, we very infrequently need a hyper-targeted list, and as such, the service is our
If you have a press release that needs to be sent out to a wide range of outlets, Marketwired is a great way to do so. However, the service works best for more general and mass-appeal news as opposed to smaller, niche types of announcements, as the majority of the publications that will receive the news are general interest.