We’ve compiled a selection of links to help you find media contacts within Australia.
Mediaweek.com.au is a fantastic website for sourcing media contacts within Australia.
Mediabiznet.com.au is another source with great information.
Margaret Gee’s Media Guide Online
Check your library for Margaret Gee’s Media Guide – you could get access to this resource for free that way!
The guide contains essential details on over 3,000 media outlets and 25,000 media contacts.
The National Library holds an online source. You need to register on their site to access it.
Media call-out Services
Rural Press Limited
The rate of social media advertising is outgrowing all other media avenues. Consider this when marketing your business.
Facebook can be used as a highly effective business marketing tool. It’s great for marketing your products, recruiting and connecting with your customers.
Learn more about using Facebook here
Instagram is an online mobile photo-sharing, video-sharing, and social networking service that enables its users to take pictures and videos, and share them either publicly or privately on the app, as well as through a variety of other social networking platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and Flickr.
People are using Twitter as an effective way to market and personalise their businesses. All size businesses can communicate quickly and easily to let the world know what they are doing in their business.
Learn more about using Twitter here
Pinterest lets you organize and share all the beautiful things you find on the web. People use pinboards to plan their weddings, decorate their homes, and organize their favorite recipes.
Learn more about using Pinterest here
LinkedIn boast that they have over 75 million members in over 200 countries. That a new member joins approximately every second, and about half of their members are outside the U.S. They also say that executives from all Fortune 500 companies are LinkedIn members.
Learn more about using LinkedIn here
Founded in February 2005, YouTube is the world’s most popular online video community, allowing millions of people to discover, watch and share originally-created videos. YouTube provides a forum for people to connect, inform, and inspire others across the globe and acts as a distribution platform for original content creators and advertisers large and small.
A Current Affair
ABC Local Finder
Media monitoring businesses are able to monitor your business in the press,TV, online, radio broadcast and in social networks.
The service provides clients with documentation, analysis, or copies of media content of interest. Though media monitoring is more often than not used for capturing editorial content, it can also be used to capture advertising content.
Media Monitors provides over 5,000 corporate, government and non-for-profit organisations customised access to media intelligence services and innovative tools to enable effective communications.
Slice monitors Australian and New Zealand media from over 2,600 news sources including newspapers, magazines, journals, AM and FM radio, television, blogs and websites.
The Media Research Group is one of Australia’s leading media monitoring agencies, specialising in the provision of print media clips and tailored media analysis reports.
Our products include online PR and journalist tools, media intelligence and news, a media database, press release distribution, media monitoring, media training, networking and educationals, product review management, and editorial opportunities.
BuzzNumbers Social Media Monitoring tracks all online media channels including Social Media, Online News, Blogs, Forums, Wikis, Video, Corporate, and Government websites.