International Digital PR Agency in London

Specialist digital PR services: top-tier links built the right way. A digital PR strategy from Distinctly gives your brand the chance to become the headline. From newsmaking surveys to topical stories, we use our established working relationships with some of the world’s biggest media brands to shine a light on your business.

 

Why do you need an international digital PR Agency?

  • Unfamiliar with the nuances around journalism outside of the UK?
  • Are you looking to build stronger authority of your international websites?
  • Does your business have multiple priority markets?
  • Are you looking to build visibility in a new market?
  • Don’t have the budget to do large scale campaigns?
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Unfamiliar markets

Some European countries are more familiar with digital PR than others and this can influence the strategy used to gain coverage. The team at Distinctly have expertise in outreaching to various markets and which approach is best suited. 

Where digital PR isn’t as prominent, there is a great emphasis on the value added for journalists. In these circumstances digital PR goes beyond link building as we can harness engagement, brand awareness and meaningful conversations.

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Build authority in other territories

Relevancy is the key when building authority and boosting online visibility. High quality coverage not only means publications with high domain ratings but also relevancy. 

Our integrity is key in how we select our target sites, choose what campaign ideas are relevant for a client and how we build our media lists. 

These links and earned coverage will see a healthy link profile leading to great organic visibility and rankings.

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Global business needs global links

A combined digital PR strategy targeting all priority markets would be the solution. Strategic campaigns that are relevant and suited for all along with specific campaigns and link building strategies designed for each market would create a solid combined approach to ensure maximum results. 

We work alongside your teams to align goals, target correctly and build visibility where needed. 

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Enter a new market

Digital PR is a key service that helps when expanding a product or service to a new market. Digital PR can assist with building brand awareness and anticipation while relevant top-tier coverage will build authority in the new market. This approach improves your online visibility and rankings, placing you where you need to be for your target demographic. 

We can help with the launch of a new product or service by framing relevant stories, angles and ideas around the product to build the excitement and anticipation.

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Digital PR for every company, no matter the size

Digital PR is scalable to suit your business needs and objectives, as well as budget. The team at Distinctly will conduct various audits to understand what strategy would be the best fit to achieve your goals, taking into account different forms of link building. 

A typical monthly retainer ranges after we consider the right strategy for you.

Our International Digital PR Services

Our international digital PR services focus on increasing brand awareness and online visibility across international markets through thorough competitor analysis and developed campaigns. We prioritise addressing obstacles to enhance your online presence and deliver tangible improvements and ROI.

Competitor research

Competitor research is crucial for international digital PR as it helps identify market trends, target audience preferences, and strategies used by competitors to stay ahead in the global market. This information is essential for creating effective PR campaigns and staying competitive.

Reactive digital PR

Reactive digital PR allows brands to respond quickly to news updates, engage with audiences in real time, and remain at the forefront of industry discussions.  

Digital PR Campaigns

Digital PR campaigns are essential for international reach as they help businesses connect with global audiences, build brand awareness, and drive engagement. They enable companies to adapt their messaging to different cultures and languages, ultimately increasing their visibility and credibility on a global scale.

Outreachable content audit

An outreachable content audit is crucial for international digital PR as it allows our team to identify relevant content you already have on-site which could be used to engage with target audiences and utilised for further reactive opportunities. This approach ensures that reactive press releases and expert comments are turned around quickly and effectively. 

Thought leadership

Thought leadership is crucial in international digital PR as it establishes credibility, builds trust, and positions a brand as experts in their field. 

What our clients are saying

“The combination of technical skill and creativity, from the detailed data-set retrieval to the sentiment analysis, ensured a comprehensive methodology and valuable links from high-authority publications.”

Chloe Chai, Head of Marketing at Marketzoo

“Our prominence in both local and national news sites to date is encouraging and I look forward to seeing this continue to flourish.”

Dan Marchant, Founder and Director of Vape Club

“I highly recommend working with Distinctly. They have extensive knowledge of the SEO and PR landscape, and channel this into creative ideas that lead to tangible results.“

Ameilia Costanzo, SEO Manager, YuMOVE

Digital PR case studies

Our Digital PR offerings

  • Data-led campaigns
  • Link building
  • Reactive / traditional PR tactics for links
  • Outreachable content audit
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Data-led campaigns

Includes various approaches like using ‘found’ datasets that are publicly available, creating our own authoritative datasets, sending Freedom of Information requests and analysing results, conducting surveys.

These campaigns are creative and unique, – they are authoritative stories that journalists love. We usually send out a press release that packages up the story, linking back to a full report on your website. 

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Link building

Our strategies for getting links expand wider than just journalists and publications – there’s so many websites out there and we are experts at leveraging as many of them as possible that are relevant to your business! 

Converting existing brand mentions, utilising existing resources on your website and sharing with resource pages/’useful links’

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Reactive link building

We use traditional PR tactics to increase brand awareness whilst earning high authority links. 

We identify reactive news opportunities by monitoring media conversations relating to your industry and audience, as well as journalist requests for experts on our media database tools and twitter. We promote pre-approved quotes to relevant press titles in the interest of speed, and also can write comments on your behalf if opportunities are more unique or exclusive. 

We also regularly place thought leadership / byline articles for our clients in top publications – putting you in front of your target audience, establishing a trusted face behind your brand and earning highly relevant and authoritative links at the same time. 

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Content audit

We perform an in-depth audit of your existing blog content to identify opportunities that are already on your website for earning links and coverage. We repurpose this content for outreach to publications and websites, focussing it around trending topics or seasonal events and giving it a catchy newsworthy hook.

Our international PR process

Ideation and research

It all starts with a great idea. And these ideas come from our regular knowledge-sharing sessions – and understanding exactly what journalists want. We’ll then strategise digital PR campaigns, fine-tuning them using your inside knowledge. Having agreed upon an approach, you can sit back and let us do the work: we create material, handle media relations and deliver headlines and links. This is the stage where we would undertake an audit of content on site and competitor research.

Ideation and research

It all starts with a great idea. And these ideas come from our regular knowledge-sharing sessions – and understanding exactly what journalists want. We’ll then strategise digital PR campaigns, fine-tuning them using your inside knowledge. Having agreed upon an approach, you can sit back and let us do the work: we create material, handle media relations and deliver headlines and links. This is the stage where we would undertake an audit of content on site and competitor research.

Data crunching and content production

Bringing the idea to life. We have talented data specialists in house that allow us to have a unique and credible approach to data. We have a team of in-house copywriting experts who produce high-quality content to tight deadlines. Digital PR specialists are able to provide comment and thought leadership articles that just need to be signed off.

Outreach and media liaison

Engaging with the media is a vital part of what we do. Speaking to the right journalists and editors allows us to provide reactivity to our clients. And effective use of the best industry tools allows us to monitor opportunities for your business in real time, as well as making sure our campaigns are landing in the right places at the right time. With our in-depth knowledge of the media landscape and what journalists look for, we have a real cutting edge.

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Frequently asked questions about international digital PR

What are the benefits of a digital PR agency?

Digital PR is a service that builds links and coverage to your site from online publications building authority and increasing organic rankings. However, while digital PR and SEO go hand in hand, not all the benefits of digital PR are SEO related. Links help to build brand awareness, reach your target audience, establish trust and authority, even becoming a go-to for journalists, providing content to share on social media and achieve greater social media engagement.

What are the benefits of exposure in multiple markets?

Quality is essential when building links and recent Google updates have highlighted this more than ever. Topical relevancy is a strong indicator that sees growth in online visibility positioning your business higher in rankings and more efficiently for localised searches. Gaining coverage in different markets can also help build brand awareness and exposure or even launch a new product offering in a new location. 

How do you overcome language and cultural differences?

The strategy for international link building has to be inclusive of all techniques with a focus on the bigger picture. This goes beyond link building, as digital PR professionals can harness authentic engagement, fortify brand awareness and drive meaningful conversions. This approach means outreach and concepts can be tailored to suit the country and even region being outreached to to maximise results.

How do you adapt strategies based on markets?

Our team of experts have an in-depth knowledge of how journalists receive and react to digital PR professionals and the best way to communicate and pitch stories. Bespoke media lists and press releases for each client and campaign ensures that the correct strategy is in place for the audience targeted.

 

Is media coverage and links guaranteed?

As much as we would love to guarantee links and coverage, it isn’t possible as all coverage is earned rather than paid. We do, however, commit to treating every client’s budget as our own and constantly strategising and pivoting to achieve the best results possible.

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