CNW April Fools' Day Guidelines

TORONTO, March 30, 2015 /CNW/ - In anticipation of April 1, CNW would like to remind communications professionals and members of the media of our April Fools' Day Guidelines.

April Fools' Day Guidelines from @CNWGroup [Click to Tweet]

CNW will accept and issue joke news releases on April 1, but each must include a warning at the beginning of the headline, as follows:

  •          English — April 1 Alert: [news release headline]
  •          French — Alerte - 1er avril: [news release headline]

Please let our News Centre team know in advance if you are planning to issue a joke release on April Fools' Day.

Visit Beyond the Wire for more details on CNW's April Fool's Day Guidelines.

To learn more about brand credibility, download our article Driving Credibility & Success for Your Brand: How to Earn More Media.

SOURCE CNW Group Ltd.

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For further information: Amanda Laird, Manager, Communications, CNW Group, amanda.laird@newswire.ca, 416-863-2105


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