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Josh Inglis

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10 Tips for Quotes Reporters Can’t Resist

When you sit down with a reporter, it’s important to know your story, to know your facts and figures, and to know what that reporter finds interesting. It’s basic prep work for anyone handling PR.

The 7 Things that Should Be in Every Founder Letter

In the first days of a startup, founders do it all. They build. They hire. They raise money. They plan. They network. They sell (hopefully). They even write, whether that’s blog posts or shareholder emails or marketing strategy.

How I Found Propllr

It’s May, which means a lot of new graduates are looking for work. And with unemployment rates for tech and business roles much lower than they were a year ago, now is a good time for anyone in the industry seeking a change to apply for new...

How to Get Media Attention for Your Startup When You Have No News: 4 Strategies

It’s not uncommon for startups to reach out to us when they have funding news to announce. After all, it’s the most obvious time for coverage, and done right, the results are predictable and almost uniformly positive.

Propllr Gives Back

Looking back on 2020, it’s almost inconceivable what we went through. But here we are.

What We’re Grateful For (2020 Edition)

Ah, 2020. What a year it's been. Though we didn’t know it at the time, we published our 2019 gratitude post exactly 10 days after the first case of COVID-19 was recorded. As I write these words now, I can’t help but wonder what events might...

How to Be a Thought Leader: 11 Lessons from the Rise of Scott Galloway

I never used to know who Scott Galloway was, but it’s hard to remember a time I didn’t.

The man – and his thought leadership – is everywhere.

You’re a B2B Startup with No Product Yet. Should You Do PR?

I’d say that nine out of 10 times I have a call with a B2B startup founder, I tell them this: It’s too early to hire us, but it’s never too early to start PR. And to help them get started, we have tons of resources on this very blog, including...

Big Names Over Early Rounds: A 2020 Update to Our Analysis of TechCrunch Startup Funding News Coverage

In July of last year, I did some research into TechCrunch in an effort to answer one question:

Stop Spamming Reporters: Here's How to Build and Grow a Media List for Your Startup

The dirty little secret of PR is that much of what firms like Propllr get paid for can be done by anyone. Probably not as well and almost certainly not with as much speed, creativity, or consistency. But still, it’s doable.

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