UPDATE as of May 2010: In case you don’t read the comments first (who does that?) Maria, from ProfNet recently left a comment here with a link to ProfNet’s newest and best way to submit an opportunity. It’s way easy to use and doesn’t make you jump through so many hoops. Visit ProfNet to learn more.
Back to the regular post:
Last week we started talking about bloggers and their PR issues. One reader; Keilann asked, “How do you create targeted call for products and ideas at ProfNet? I’ve signed up for the site but it’s very overwhelming and I can’t find any in-depth instructions on how to use it to my advantage.”
First off, she’s not wrong. ProfNet seems to like making it as hard as humanly possible to set up a query letter to send off to PR folks. I had issues when I first tried. My blogger friends have had issues. It’s just sort of a wacky process.
I haven’t done a targeted query (or what’s actually called an opportunity) in a while, so let’s see if I remember how… [Read more…]