Newswire.com

Newswire

5 / 5 14 reviews

Who Uses This Software?

Whether youre a bootstrapping startup or a Fortune 500 company, our distribution and partnerships allow us to send your content to media in targeted regions, or to the farthest corners of the world.


Average Ratings

14 Reviews
  • 5 / 5
    Overall
  • 5 / 5
    Ease of Use
  • 5 / 5
    Customer Service

Product Details

  • Starting Price
    $99.00/one-time/user
  • Pricing Details
    We offer a single PR distribution services and monthly subscriptions
  • Deployment
    Cloud, SaaS, Web
  • Training
    Documentation
    Live Online
    In Person
  • Support
    Online
    Business Hours

Vendor Details

  • Newswire.com
  • www.newswire.com
  • Founded 2004
  • United States

About Newswire

A press release distribution platform that helps clients increase their online visibility and web presence.


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Newswire Features

  • Article Author Database
  • Auto-Update Media Lists
  • Campaign Management
  • Clippings Management
  • Communications Calendar
  • Contact Management
  • Digital Asset Management
  • Direct Mail Management
  • Email Distribution
  • Press Monitoring
  • Press Release Builder

Newswire Reviews Recently Reviewed!

Good customer service.

Jun 04, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: The customer service staff was good at answering my question when I noticed what could've been a glitch in the system.

Overall: Was great for getting news spread swiftly and possibly seen by interested parties. Someone from a major niche publication even contacted me for an interview!

The team at Newswire is fantastic and very professional. Jon is top-notch!

Jun 02, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Very simple to use. Even when we've had issues with errors, the Newswire team has gone above and beyond to help fix the problem. For example, we sent out a release with a critical error in the title - completely an oversight by us - and the Newswire team resent the wire and went downstream to try to repair the error. I always breath easy when sending out an announcement on Newswire, because I know it will be done right and the pick up will fit our client's needs. I feel like the team at Newswire is an extension of our team. Bravo!

Cons: Overall, very user friendly. A couple of small nits to pick - I'd like to see a "full justify" option on the body of text. Also, would like to see more links allowed as part of the wire price. We're seeing more and more opportunities to link within the release to 4-5 social media platforms, as well as client or product sites, and link to the media contact's email address - 8 links goes very quickly. Pie in the sky - I'd like to see an image/logo built into the price of the wire that goes downstream beyond the PRNewswire pick up.

One of the easiest press release and programs we have ever used

May 25, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
3 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Simplicity and followup on activating our press release was done within 20 minutes from start to finish - and therefore we knew that it would be a solution for future use again and again.

Cons: I would look for more segmentation - for instance by geography and market sector - we might have missed that capability so that is a signal for improving options and usage scenarios

ITS BEEN FABULOUS

May 08, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Pros: THAT IT IS EASY TO USE. THE PROCESS IS VERY STREAMLINED AND CAN BE ACCESSED WITHOUT JUMPING THROUGH A LOT OF HOOPS.

Cons: THAT THE DASHBOARD IS BUSY LOOKING. THE TEXT IS A BIT SMALL AND MAKES THE WORDS BUNCHED TOGETHER BUT IT IS NOT A DEAL BREAKER.

It has a great look for social media and blog updates.

May 08, 2017
5/5
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4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: The look of the profile is great. Being able to add multiple business and press releases. It is great to have everything showing in one place.

Cons: It can be hard to find where to update things on the left sidebar. I had trouble finding customization as I thought it would be under company

Great overall experience

Mar 28, 2017
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
Value for Money

Comments: Easy to find Easy to use. The support staff helped us all the way, she did a fabulous job. The only thing I disliked was "Tell us all about your Experience" box in your feedback form forced me to enter more. That's somehow not cool you should force anyone to give a feedback

BritWeek Miami - A Great British Weekend

Mar 20, 2017
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Ease of use

Cons: N/A

Overall: Excellent. I can not rate customer support representative highly enough. He made it easy to navigate the service and gave us incredible support throughout. We will be using NewsWire again in May for our next event in Atlanta, Georgia. I will certainly recommend NewsWire to other companies.

Recommendations to other buyers: None

Newswire is the Place to go

Feb 14, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Great Team, Easy to use and affordable!

Cons: Don't really have any from the services I've used, but if you guys had a a company option where you can have multiple people have there own space within one account would be nice. My co worker and I both use your service and we have to share one account.

Overall: I've done a few press releases with other companies, but Newswire can get the exposure needed to hit your targeted audience .

Recommendations to other buyers: Nothing more then whats posted above

Vendor Response

by Newswire.com on February 16, 2017

Thank you Brandon for sharing your experience at Newswire. We appreciate the feedback and will see if we can add that feature for multiple logins in the future. Should you need any additional assistance, please feel free to reach out. 1-800-713-7278 or support@newswire.com

Great Platform!

Feb 14, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money

Comments: I've been using Newswire for my company for a few years and so far it's been a really great platform. One of the best parts about the service is having a dedicated account manager to ensure all of my business needs are being met. He is always on top of everything and makes sure the content I'm publishing is done correctly and efficiently.

Vendor Response

by Newswire.com on February 16, 2017

Thank you Tiffany for sharing your feedback and for your continued business. Should you need any additional assistance, we are here to help.

Newswire is friendly and proactive and Reactive

Feb 03, 2017
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: The forms are nice and big

Cons: not really anything

Overall: I have a great experience to discuss my specific needs with Newswire.com. They bend over backwards for my news to be disseminated, vetted, proof-read, and compliance-checked. They are professional. Great job!

Vendor Response

by Newswire.com on February 06, 2017

Thank you RIchard for sharing your experience at Newswire.com. We look forward to working with you on your next press release campaigns. Should you need any assistance, please feel free to reach out.

Newswire makes me look great in print!

Feb 02, 2017
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Ease of use, flexibility, reliability, lots of features that can be used intuitively. Great tutorials when new features and/or updates occur.

Cons: Not a single thing to dislike.

Overall: Posting releases for my clients gains them excellent exposure. The stat reports amaze them, the layout and features look so professional and increases pickup rates from other online news sources. The support team goes the extra mile for customer service and satisfaction; no question or concern is too small or unimportant. When I've had ideas to improve "life" - like the category search feature - they listen and implement when feasible. I love Newswire - it is the best service out there with the biggest bang for the buck!

Recommendations to other buyers: The only thing I'd like to see is receiving an email announcing when new features and/or updates are about to occur BEFORE they actually happen.

Vendor Response

by Newswire.com on February 03, 2017

Thank you Gail for sharing your experience at Newswire.com. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to helping you with your next campaign. We will submit your suggestions to the team for consideration. Should you need any additional assistance, please feel free let us know and we are always here to help.

Fantastic Customer Service and a beautiful platform.

Feb 02, 2017
5/5
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4 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Comments: Rep has been a fantastic partner in utilizing Newswire for multiple press releases for clients. Would definitely recommend!

Vendor Response

by Newswire.com on February 03, 2017

Thank you Marin for taking the time to share your experience at Newswire.com. We look forward to growing with you and helping with your next campaign. Feel free to reach out to Jon or any of the team members, if you need assistance. Thank you!

Newswire Agency Level services

Feb 02, 2017
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: most everything

Cons: Their interface needs some tweaking to remember various client distribution categories

Overall: Having used internet press releases for clients for over 10 years we have a lot of experience with different providers. Newswire has been outstanding on all fronts.

Vendor Response

by Newswire.com on February 02, 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience with us at Newswire.com. We look forward to serving you and your clients to even greater success in the future. Feel free to reach out if you need any assistance with your upcoming campaigns.

Newswire is One of the Best Services Out There

Feb 02, 2017
5/5
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5 / 5
Ease of Use
5 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
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Pros: Easy to use
Simplicity
Quality

Cons: Does not auto-save
Limited hyperlinks

Overall: We have been customers of Newswire for a while now. Originally, we thought we would "give it a try", and ended up becoming loyal customers. After what we called the testing period, our entire office decided they were the best agency we had trialed, and we have stuck with them ever since. Our agency Smart Crowdfunding works with people who are running crowdfunding campaigns in all areas of crowdfunding, so there are times we are sending out multiple press releases on behalf of our customers. Our customers are always very happy with the Newswire report we provide them, and the sites they are featured in. The upload system is very simple, and easy to use. The customer service at Newswire is also top-notch. They take good care of their customers, and always take care of any issues or problems right away. We are extremely happy with the service we have received. The only thing we would add is an auto-save feature. It is frustrating when a computer glitch occurs, and the entire upload has been lost.

Vendor Response

by Newswire.com on February 02, 2017

Thank you Shane for sharing your experience at Newswire.com. We appreciate your feedback, since we consider you as a leading agency in the crowdfunding space. We look forward to continuing to strengthen our partnership and assisting you with your customer's success. We have also added an autosave feature under Distribution > Press Releases > Autosave. Please let us know your feedback and how we can improve this platform feature. Thank you.