Every major press release distribution service has a reach of however many hundreds of thousands of journalists in their news wire but what matters, ultimately, is how many journalists from those media outlets will pick up your story and the quality of those media outlets.
Press Release Jet offers standard press release distribution at the incredible rate of $35. This package includes guaranteed placement across 250+ media websites and guaranteed placement on Google, Bing, Yahoo, Google News and Bing News. They also offer a premium press release distribution at $75 and this package includes everything from their standard package along with guaranteed placement across 375+ media sites including ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC and the CW.
Easy Newswire offers a basic package at $49 that nets around 150 media websites. They also have a premium version that costs $129 and nets around 250 media outlets. The quality is comparable to Press Release Jet.
PRWeb offers a basic package at $99 but the press release only lives on their website. Their standard press release package is $99, although from independent research conducted, the news releases sent using this package nets around 75 media site placements. PR Web’s premium package is $369 and this package nets around 150 media site placements. PRWeb does not provide guarantees on how many media sites will pick up your press release.
eReleases is a reseller of another provider, PR Newswire. The advantage of going with eReleases is their pricing is cheaper than going with PR Newswire directly ($399 instead of $775 for a single press release distribution). However, Press Release Jet’s premium package at $75 provides an 85% overlap in the media outlets and you get more media outlet pick up.
Business Wire has their pricing is hidden until you jump through a series of hoops but their pricing ranges from $99 to $499 and higher. Business Wire does not provide guarantees on how many media sites will pick up your press release.
In summary, the press release distribution service with the best return on investment is Press Release Jet. Their pricing is a fraction of what the other providers charge, and they deliver the most results in terms of media outlets picking up your press release.
Company Name: Media Contacts List
Contact Person: Media Relations
Country: United States