The Wall Street Journal

Fresh tips from contributed content chiefs; LinkedIn's "My Best Career Mistake"

Placing contributed content is never easy. A Publicity Club of New York luncheon panel last week reminded us why.

"The best submissions," explained Business Insider managing editor Jessica Liebmann, "have a ton of voice, are counter-intuitive, argue a point no one else is arguing, and are written in the tone of our site. The piece needs to be conversational -- how would you tell a friend about whatever you're talking about?"

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SWMS: WSJ CIO Journal, Six Months In

CIO Journal turned six months old this week. As yet, relatively few read it. According to CIO-J editor Michael Hickins, subscribers number in the "double-digit tens of thousands," a low number which probably suits its competitors just fine. But CIO-J is already influential in other ways.

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SWMSTweet: WSJ CIO Journal, PandoDaily and more..

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SWMS Tech Edit Spotlight: 2010 Highlights for Q 3 & 4

As we look to 2011, what were the best takeaways -- the very best advice -- given us by tech editors in 2010? This special SWMS Tech Edit Spotlight does the filtering for you -- the most practical, useful PR tips as culled from Q3 & Q4 of our 2010 editorial teleconference archives.
 
 

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SWMS Profile: Shayndi Raice, reporter, The Wall Street Journal

Shayndi Raice is now covering telecom for the Wall Street Journal. It's a fairly new beat for her. Perhaps you're seen her on the daily Digits video broadcast. She's a seasoned vet of the Dow Jones Newswires so she takes no nonsense. That said, she's ready to discuss her latest responsibilitiesand how tech PR can help.

 

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