Pressburst is an online communications platform for publicising news, jobs and events. Pressburst is now used by over 500 independent schools to compose news stories, list job vacancies or highlight forthcoming events.

With Pressburst, you only need to upload your content once - you can then publish it to a growing number of exclusive channels, as well as directly to your own website, Twitter and Facebook accounts.

1. News

Pressburst radically simplifies the process of creating, publishing and promoting news stories to the media. As well as guiding you through the composition of the story, Pressburst simplifies social media, enabling you to post directly to your Twitter and Facebook accounts, as well as creating a professional press release.

2. Jobs

Pressburst makes listing and managing job vacancies easy. You can quickly and easily upload all the information, choosing when to start promoting the job. The vacancy is listed on a number of exclusive Channel Partner job portals relevant to your organisation, and can also be integrated into your own website.

3. Events

Pressburst helps you to gain as much publicity as possible for your forthcoming events. Add dates and events information fast and choose when to start promoting them. With integrated social media promotion, as well as via our exclusive Channel Partners, events gain maximum exposure.

New features coming Spring 2019

Pressburst is in use by over 500 independent schools, saving their staff a huge amount of time and enhancing all their press, HR and events communications.

Our exclusive Channel Partners include:

 

 

Pressburst makes online publishing and communications easy - upload once and distribute your content with ease. Put the power of Pressburst to work on your own website by integrating news, jobs and events content.

Publish to your website

Connect Pressburst to your website and power your own news, jobs or events section, saving you the hassle of uploading content twice. Easily embed Pressburst content or ask your web developers to use our comprehensive API.

Send press releases

Give journalists what they need with a professionally formatted press release containing your story and a covering message. Send messages with ease, whilst simultaneously publishing the story to other channels.

Multiple channels

When you publish your news story, job vacancy or event information, it is instantly made available to a growing number of exclusive Channel Partners relevant to your organisation and sector, enabling you to maximise exposure.

Publish collaboratively

Work with colleagues to create stories together, with multiple user accounts per organisation and different permissions for editors and contributors. Marketing, HR and Administration staff can all use Pressburst at no extra charge.

Tweet from one place

You don't need to login to Twitter to tweet your news, job vacancy or event - with just one click, you can send a photo and headline directly from your own Twitter account. Or post your story directly to Facebook - it's all just a click away.

Upload once and distribute

Pressburst saves you time as you only need to upload your content once before making it available to our Channel Partners. Pressburst is easy to use, has comprehensive online help and includes free technical support.

Advantages of Pressburst

Having a Pressburst account gives all schools the following advantages:

News
1. The ability to upload news stories to Pressburst for inclusion on the school’s ISC Schools Finder page
2. The ability to upload news stories to Pressburst for display on the school’s Attain Directory page
3. The opportunity to have a news stories chosen to be promoted on the Attain News website
4. The opportunity to have a news stories chosen to be highlighted on the ISC School News portal
5. The opportunity to have any featured news stories tweeted by Attain
6. The chance to have one or more stories chosen for inclusion in the next printed edition of Attain (circulation 60,000 parents)
7. The ability to upload press releases to send to any media contact in a professional format
8. The advantage of enabling Pressburst to power your own website news section, so you only need to upload news once
9. The option to use the innovative new Pressburst Capture app to enable easy capturing of news stories
10. The ability to put Pressburst at the heart of your news management process and streamline your communications

Jobs
1. The ability to upload an unlimited number of jobs to the national ISC jobs website
2. The insight of seeing statistics showing how many times people have viewed your job listings
3. The advantage of having your jobs tweeted by the ISC Jobs Twitter account
4. The option to schedule job listings to go live automatically on a future date
5. The ease of use, simplicity and speed of adding jobs via the Pressburst system

Events
1. The ability to upload all forthcoming public events and Open Days
2. the option to include Open Days for display on the school’s Attain Directory page

 

 
All of the above, plus...

...depending on which Association membership your school holds, you will also be able to take advantage of additional options:

In addition to the above features, IAPS schools also benefit from being able to upload news stories from Pressburst for publication on the school’s IAPS Directory page and having the opportunity to have a news story chosen to be featured on the IAPS News website.
 
For jobs, IAPS schools can automatically post their jobs to the IAPS Jobs portal from within Pressburst with the advantage that they then see statistics showing how many times people have viewed their job both on the IAPS and ISC portals. Jobs are also tweeted from the IAPS Jobs Twitter account.
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In addition to the above features, GSA schools also benefit from being able to upload news stories from Pressburst for publication on the school’s Find a GSA School page and having the opportunity to have a news story chosen to be featured on the GSA School News section.
 
For jobs, GSA schools can automatically post their jobs to the GSA Jobs portal from within Pressburst with the advantage that they then see statistics showing how many times people have viewed their job both on the GSA and ISC portals. Jobs are also tweeted from the GSA Jobs Twitter account.
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In addition to the above features, Society of Heads schools also benefit from being able to upload news stories to Pressburst and having the opportunity to have a news story chosen to be featured on the SoH School News section.
 
For jobs, Society of Heads schools can automatically post their jobs to the Society of Heads Jobs portal from within Pressburst with the advantage that they then see statistics showing how many times people have viewed their job both on the Society of Heads and ISC portals. Jobs are also tweeted from the SoH Jobs Twitter account.
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Pricing

Pressburst costs from just £240 + VAT per annum...

  • Free
  • Limited jobs usage only for schools in certain Associations *
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  • Limited Jobs only
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  • FREE *
  • Essential
  • News, jobs and events management
  • £20 / month
  • News
  • Events
  • Jobs
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  • £240 + VAT per annum

* Schools who are in membership of IAPS and GSA may use Pressburst free-of-charge to post jobs which will be included on the IAPS and/or GSA Jobs portal only, as appropriate – this is to preserve the existing benefits of membership of these Associations.

Jobs submitted on the Free plan do not appear on any other job portals and no other features of Pressburst are available unless using the Essential or Professional plans.

Forthcoming Webinars

Sign-up for one of our free webinars to find out more about the news, jobs or events functionality of Pressburst.

Sign-up for Pressburst today.

Any questions? Email help@pressburst.com