Popular online hub for journalists adds Canadian content to newsfeed

PR Newswire for Journalists platform helps Canadian journalists cut through the clutter of information

TORONTO, July 22, 2015 /CNW/ - The PR Newswire for Journalists web hub now includes CNW's newswire feed, providing members of the Canadian media with expert sources, news releases and visual assets from organizations both within Canada and around the world.

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Today information is abundant - from social media to corporate websites and everything in between - making it difficult for journalist to cut through the noise and find accurate, relevant and newsworthy information. The need for effective media tools has paved the way for PR Newswire for Journalists, which offers a way to create customized newsfeeds of news releases refined to a journalist's specific needs; ensuring they receive only the content they want.

Sign up for PR Newswire for Journalists account: https://prnmedia.prnewswire.com/registration/

"Adding CNW content to PR Newswire for Journalists offers immediate benefits to journalists in Canada," said Nicole Guillot, President and CEO, CNW. "PR Newswire for Journalists provides journalists with access to tools and experts to help them succeed in today's multi-channel media environment."

A responsive web design makes the PR Newswire for Journalists platform accessible from any screen, and gives journalists access to:

  • A robust multimedia database with which offers logos, photos and videos for visual storytelling
  • Easily search for company media contacts
  • Quick access to ProfNet, an online database of experts across all industries willing to share their insight
  • Newsfeeds customized for relevance and convenience
  • Curated content: every news release features headline links to other announcements from the same company
  • A community page to connect Canadian media with industry trends, job listings and more

Take a quick video tour of PR Newswire for Journalists: https://vimeo.com/multivu/review/85771543/18ef8d1355

Communications professionals can learn more about CNW in our user guide, Achieve Your Communications Goals with CNW's Services & Solutions.

For more information or for assistance setting up your PR Newswire for Journalists account please contact Nadine Tousignant, Manager, Media & Audience Relations, nadine.tousignant@newswire.ca.

About CNW

CNW Group Ltd. (a PR Newswire company) offers content distribution, creation and monitoring solutions to Canadian professionals working in news media, financial services, public relations, investor relations, marketing, digital communications, social media, corporate communications, public affairs and customer service. The company is best known for its newswire, a digital service that provides simultaneous distribution of news releases and visual content to news media and markets locally and globally. The newswire also powers expansive web distribution networks serving to amplify client content and drive online discovery. CNW Group also provides professional video, photography and webcast production, translation, regulatory filing and printing services as well as monitoring and measurement platforms. Founded in 1960, CNW gets people talking about Canadian brands online and in the news. www.newswire.ca

SOURCE CNW Group Ltd.

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For more information and media registration: 

Nadine Tousignant, Nadine.tousignant@newswire.ca, Manager, Media and Audience Relations, CNW Group, 514-244-3663


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