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Example Video For Posting Pittsburgh News, Blogs, Press Releases, Videos and Music Artist Content
The video below will show an example of posting a music video for a local music artist. If you’re an individual or business posting your Pittsburgh news. blog,or press release they all use the same post page and it works the same way for all. After watching the video scroll to the type of item your posting, reading the directions (rules) for posting the item and click on the the underlined link to go to the post page. If you’re posting status messages, classified ads, bus directory listings or any thing else listed under them this video will not help you, you can skip down to the item info link of the item your posting..
You should Watch the video in full screen. Look above on video for full screen link ^^^
Post Pittsburgh News – As a Independent writer you can post news about Pittsburgh on our site. It must have a Pittsburgh theme or be connected to Pittsburgh in some way. Check your facts, be accurate, and tell the readers who you are and what you’re all about. You are responsible for your post. Under the news category do not post content that is meant to advertise you or your business. Please use the press release for that. On the next page (post page) make sure you check off the category in the right column for “Pittsburgh News” so we know what your posting. Your post must be at least two paragraphs long and contain the who, whats, wheres and whys.
Post A Press Release – You can post a press release about your business, event or organization if it has a link to or about Pittsburgh in some way. It must be written in standard press release format. It can not contain more then 2 external links, must be at lease 3 paragraphs long and contain the who, whats, wheres and whys. If your Business is based or has an office in Pittsburgh, that is considered as linked to Pittsburgh. On the next page (post page) make sure you check off the category in the right column for “Pittsburgh Press Release” so we know what your posting.
Post A Pittsburgh Blog – Would you like to post a blog about a Pittsburgh theme, sport, entertainment or idea? If it’s about Pittsburgh in some way that is what we are looking for. It can be a factual or opinion blog, as long as you state what your blogging about. It can not contain more then 2 external links, must be at lease 2 paragraphs long and contain the who, whats, wheres and whys. This blog area is not meant for you to use to advertise or promote your business. It is meant for you to share your ideaa or thoughts with the burg about the burg. Use the press release section if you want to tell us about your business or services. On the next page (post page) make sure you check off the category in the right column for “Pittsburgh Blogs” so we know what your posting.
Post Pittsburgh Music Videos – If you’re a recording artist that lives in the greater Pittsburgh or surrounding area, you can submit music videos to our Pittsburgh music section. You can embed your youtube.com video or upload your music video to our site. Please use this link when posting your music video so that it gets listed with our other music videos. It will also get posted to your wall. On the post page, click on the “Text Tab”. Enter the html code for your video and a description under the video. The discripetion need to be at lease 2 paragraphs long. Tell the reader about your video, about you and about your music. Add a link to your PortalTaxi.net Profile page. See other post for ideas. On the next page (post page) make sure you check off the category in the right column for “Pittsburgh Music Video” so we know what your posting.
Post Pittsburgh Music News or Blogs – Follow the directions for posting other similar post above, however on the next page (post page) make sure you check off the category in the right column for “Pittsburgh Music News or the Music Press Release” so we know what your posting.
Posting items listed under this line, the above video will not help you. Skip it.
Post History and Info About Pittsburgh – We are building a Pittsburgh History page where you can help and give your knowledge. On the bottom of the page in the comments area you can start Pittsburgh History topic and comment on the ones already there. Check it out.
Post A Status Message – Share a Pittsburgh link, post a status message about what your doing in Pittsburgh today? Ask other Pittsburgh’ers a question.
Start A Pittsburgh Group – Do you have a hobby or interest you would like to share with other Pittsburghers? Start a Pittsburgh group.
Post A Pittsburgh Business Listing – Get listed in our Pittsburgh Business Directory.
You can help make this a true Pittsburgh’er site by posting your content that has a Pittsburgh theme. Please follow the links for the type of content you wish to post. Some content will auto post and other might have to be approved by a site editor before it goes live.