Rocky Parker

Rocky Parker has been with Cision PR Newswire since 2010. She is an audience relations manager and works with journalists, bloggers and content creators to create their targeted newsfeeds from PR Newswire for Journalists. Rocky also counsels on SEO and content writing best practices.

  • 2020 in Review: How COVID-19 Impacted the Media

    2020 in Review: How COVID-19 Impacted the Media

    COVID-19 was an "everything story" in 2020. Here are 5 big ways it's impacted the media and journalists.

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  • AP Style Rules for Holiday Lingo, Time Zones, and Supreme Court Terms

    AP Style Rules for Holiday Lingo, Time Zones, and Supreme Court Terms

    Here's our final quarterly AP Style roundup of 2020.

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  • 8 Fun Gift Ideas for the Writer in Your Life

    8 Fun Gift Ideas for the Writer in Your Life

    After the year we've had, we could all use a little fun. Here are a few unique gift ideas for journalists, bloggers, and freelancers that aren't a laptop or pen.

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  • Evergreen Content to Help You Meet Holiday Writing Deadlines

    Evergreen Content to Help You Meet Holiday Writing Deadlines

    It's holiday time, and you've got to fill the news site. We've got some releases that will help.

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  • Unique Virtual Events for Bloggers and Journalists in November

    Unique Virtual Events for Bloggers and Journalists in November

    Check out this list of November events for bloggers and journalists and find the perfect learning opportunity for you.

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  • Quality vs. Quantity: Finding the Right Balance for Your Blog

    Quality vs. Quantity: Finding the Right Balance for Your Blog

    Blog quality and quantity will both impact your blog's success. Here are some tips for finding the right balance.

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  • Virtual Events for Journalists and Bloggers in October

    Virtual Events for Journalists and Bloggers in October

    Hey content creators, we have some conferences that should be on your radar in October.

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  • AP Style Rules: Correct Uses for Race-Related Terms, Gender-Neutral Words, and Election Lingo

    AP Style Rules: Correct Uses for Race-Related Terms, Gender-Neutral Words, and Election Lingo

    It's time for our quarterly review of AP Style rules that you may need a refresher on. The latest roundup includes digital security tips for journalists as well as writing guidelines.

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  • 13 Virtual Events for Journalists and Bloggers in September

    13 Virtual Events for Journalists and Bloggers in September

    Make room on your calendar for one or several of these learning opportunities for journalists, bloggers, and freelancers in September.

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  • Tips & Tools to Help You Find Your Next Blog Post Topic

    Tips & Tools to Help You Find Your Next Blog Post Topic

    Use these tips and tools to get an idea of what content your audience is looking for so that you can write blogs that provide value.

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  • 9 Unique Finance News Sites That Are Worth Investing Your Time In

    9 Unique Finance News Sites That Are Worth Investing Your Time In

    You may already be familiar with some finance news sites, but we have a few more that we think you should bookmark.

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  • Cut Through the Clutter: 7 Steps to Receive Targeted News Releases

    Cut Through the Clutter: 7 Steps to Receive Targeted News Releases

    How to cut through the clutter and customize a newsfeed that’s tailored to your needs with PR Newswire for Journalists.

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  • AP Style: Rules for Black Culture, COVID-19, Climate Change, & More

    AP Style: Rules for Black Culture, COVID-19, Climate Change, & More

    How many spaces should there be between sentences? Read on for that and other AP Stylebook rules.

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  • Blogger Conferences: Digital Events to Attend in June

    Blogger Conferences: Digital Events to Attend in June

    We have a few digital learning opportunities for journalists and bloggers to keep on their radar in June.

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  • Slack for Writers: Why Join, How to Use it, and Groups to Connect With

    Slack for Writers: Why Join, How to Use it, and Groups to Connect With

    For journalists and bloggers, Slack can be an effective way to get feedback on a draft, request advice on COVID-19 reporting, and more.

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  • Blogger Conferences: Digital-Only Events to Attend in May

    Blogger Conferences: Digital-Only Events to Attend in May

    Looking for learning opportunities in May? Here are several options for bloggers and content creators.

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  • 15 Excellent Journalism & Media Newsletters for Being In-The-Know

    15 Excellent Journalism & Media Newsletters for Being In-The-Know

    There are tons of fantastic media and journalism newsletters out there. These are a few standouts.

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  • COVID-19 Impacts on the Media: Canceled Events, Journalists Working from Home, More

    COVID-19 Impacts on the Media: Canceled Events, Journalists Working from Home, More

    The COVID-19 pandemic is impacting media events, jobs, and revenues. Here's a recap of some of the effects coronavirus is having on journalists.

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  • AP Style: COVID-19, Election Terminology, & More Rule Reminders

    AP Style: COVID-19, Election Terminology, & More Rule Reminders

    Which is correct: COVID-19 or coronavirus? We have AP Style reminders on this and other topics in our quarterly round-up.

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  • Tips for Promoting Your Blog Content Across Social Media Platforms

    Tips for Promoting Your Blog Content Across Social Media Platforms

    The same content may not resonate with audiences on different social media platforms. So what works for each one?

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