Press release template


Are you a for-purpose organisation, startup or charity that needs to write a press release and doesn't know where to start? Don't panic - this press release template gives you an easy starting point and will save you time and stress.

If you've found yourself asking 'what is a press release?' or 'how do you write a press release?' or even panicked because you need to write a release but have no idea how, read on...

This editable press release template outlines the structure of a good press release and walks you through key points to include. Simply edit the press release template (Word document), using its pointers to add the information relevant to your story. Even better, when you need to write a new release about your next story, just use the template again.

If you're not in the position to hire a communications professional, save yourself time and stress by purchasing this press release template. It gives you an easy way to create your own clear, effective press releases.

If you have a more complex story or are strapped for time and need additional support, please get in touch with Melissa to book her bespoke press release drafting service. She'll be happy to advise what support she can offer for your specific project and in line with your budget.

About Melissa

Melissa is a PR and communications consultant and copywriter who specialises in supporting charities and for-purpose organisations and startups. She's worked both in-house and agency-side with a wide range of clients in the charity, travel, consumer, corporate and even tech sectors. As a published journalist herself, she understands what the media is looking for. During her 12+ year career, Melissa has written hundreds of releases and generated thousands of pieces of coverage for her clients. A common problem experienced by many - particularly those without direct communications experience - is that people aren't sure how to write a press release or what should be included. So, she's developed this template as a simple guide to help people with the process.

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