Learn How Press Releases Work in Four Easy Steps

  • Step 1

    Write A Press Release

    Draft your press release. Communicate Who, What, When, Where, Why and How.

  • Step 2

    Accesswire Distribution

    We'll tailor your press release to maximize distribution, then blast it out to 1,000's of top news sites!

  • Step 3

    Watch the World Buzz

    Watch as major news and social media sites post your press release to millions of viewers across the web!

  • Step 4

    Get Results

    Having successfully reached your target audience, sit back, relax and watch the sales/investors/ publicity pour in!

Frequently Asked Questions


What is a Press Release?

A press release is a written communication directed at members of the news media or investors for the purpose of announcing something claimed as having news value.

Who receives my press releases?

Internet & media outlets, newspapers, journalists, reporters, interest groups... With 1000's of professional outlets in the Accesswire distribution network, we specifically target news media that will publish your content and will bring you sales, investors and exposure. Click here for a list of distribution partners »

Do you disseminate press releases for public companies?

Accesswire can disseminate press releases for publicly traded companies needing to meet disclosure requirements mandated by regulatory agencies in Canada and the U.S.

Will my press release be search engine optimized? (SEO)

Search engine optimization (SEO) is the process of improving the visibility of a website or a web page in search engines via the "natural" or un-paid search results. Accesswire provides SEO press releases to all pay-as-you-go and monthly clients at no extra cost.

Can I share my Press Release across social networks?

Once Accesswire has disseminated your press release you can easily share your news with your friends and followers through your social networks, email and other methods.

How fast is my press release sent?

Accesswire will have your release out typically within 30 minutes.

What types of payment do you accept?

Currently we accept Visa, Mastercard, and American Express.