Episode 169

Haunt Weekly - Episode 169 - Dealing with the Press


February 25th, 2019

58 mins 17 secs

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About this Episode

Pretty much every business owner hopes to get positive media attention. However, haunted attractions are uniquely positioned to make it happen. Still, dealing with the media can be stressful and it can be difficult to ensure you geet the coverage you want.

Fortunately, we're here to help. As a haunt that's had great luck with the media and half of us holding journalism degrees, we have some tips, tricks and ideas to help you not just get the media's attention, but to keep the coverage as positive as possible.

This Week's Episode Includes:

  1. Intro
  2. Conference Reminders
  3. Why You Want Media Attention?
  4. How to Get Media Attention
  5. General Tips for Talking with the Media
  6. Tips for Print Journalists
  7. Tips for Broadcast Journalists
  8. Dealing with Bad Press

All in all, whether you're a home haunter or run a megahaunt, this is an episode you do NOT want to miss!