Send your most coveted journalists or bloggers a personal email with the press release and include a short paragraph on why you feel this story is for them. Make sure that your subject line is also catchy so that your email will be opened. You could try to include the publication name and the author name to really hit home that this is not a mass email. Leveraging your story as a developer or an app publisher will go along way to helping the blogger or media rep construct a story which they will want to publish.
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