Writing Tips


Where to Share Your News

Where to Share Your News


Posted By on Jul 11, 2018

Want to get your utility featured in RE Magazine, Bulletin or Public Power magazines? We talked to the experts to learn what kind of stories deserve regional and national attention.

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You are in the middle of writing a feature when it hits you: This story has mass appeal. The editorial team stays on the lookout for topics that readers across each magazine’s coverage area would enjoy. Answer these five questions before you pitch your story to Ruralite.

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Breaking the News (3 of 3)

Breaking the News (3 of 3)


Posted By on Apr 25, 2018

As a longtime news desk guardian, I’ve already shared six things to consider when writing a press release. Here are three final things to think about as we work together to get the public power story out to the masses.

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Breaking the News (2 of 3)

Breaking the News (2 of 3)


Posted By on Mar 14, 2018

You need to get the word out. But how can you catch a reporter’s attention? Here are three more tactics to keep press releases front and center on the news desk.

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We all want to win readers over. But sending a dozen roses out with each copy of the magazine—while thoughtful—isn’t practical. A box of chocolates or candy hearts won’t work, either. How can you spark true love between readers and your stories? Our assistant editors offer four tried-and-true ways to help readers fall in love with your stories.

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Breaking the News

Breaking the News


Posted By on Jan 31, 2018

You need to get the word out. But how can you pitch a story to catch a reporter’s interest? A longtime news desk guardian—Ruralite Editor Leon Espinoza was at The Seattle Times for 27 years before joining Ruralite—shares his tips for ways to get your story shared.

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