The Top 10 Publications For Achieving Press Coverage and Backlinks in Colorado: Colorado, known as the ‘Centennial’ state, has a strong history of local journalism to keep Coloradans up to date on current news and happenings in their state. For local Colorado-based companies or brands (as well as PR agencies) who have a new product or service that they want to promote, securing press coverage in local publications can be both extremely valuable in terms of creating awareness and reaching the right target audience, but it can also provide valuable SEO benefits, by way of securing backlinks in Colorado publications. We have identified the top 10 publications for achieving press coverage and backlinks in Colorado to help you promote your business. As well as unique visitor figures, we have included the domain authority (DA) for each publication’s website, as well as some insights on how journalists from each publication like to be pitched, and what kind of stories they like to receive from companies or public relations agencies. 

 

1. denverpost.com

denverpost.com is a news website operating under The Denver Post, a daily newspaper that serves Denver, Colorado. The website covers news, sports, business updates, etc. It gets 698,487 unique monthly visitor and domain authority of 89. When contacting The Denver Post, it is best to reach out with press releases first thing in the morning.

2. gazette.com

gazette.com is a digital newspaper belonging to Colorado Springs Gazette, a daily newspaper based in Colorado Springs, Colorado. It features news, sports, entertainment update and more. The website gets 52,666 visitors per month and has domain authority of 76.

3. coloradoan.com

Coloradoan.com is an e-news publication operating under Fort Collins Coloradoan, a daily newspaper based in Fort Collins, Colorado. The website features news, sports, business updates and more. It gets 49,504 unique monthly visitors and domain authority of 75.

4. dailycamera.com

dailycamera.com is the online version of Boulder Daily Camera, a newspaper from Boulder, Colorado. The website covers local and national news as well as sports updates among other features. It gets 42,194 unique monthly visitors and domain authority of 73.

5.chieftain.com

chieftain.com is the online version of Pueblo Chieftain, a newspaper based in Colorado. The website features sections such local news, sports, business, entertainment and more. It attracts 1,193 unique visitors every month and has domain authority of 69. While this publication features press releases focused on the town of Pueblo, they also share articles about the surrounding towns such as Boone, Colorado City, Rye and Salt Creek.

6. gjsentinel.com

gjsentinel.com is a digital publication operating under Grand Junction Daily Sentinel, a newspaper based in Grand Junction, Colorado. It covers breaking and local news as well as sports updates amongst other sections. The website gets 1,587 unique monthly visitors and domain authority of 69.

7. timescall.com

timescall.com is Daily Times-Call’s online version, a daily newspaper based in Longmont, Colorado. It covers sections like news and sports updates and gets 1,393 unique monthly visitors and has domain authority of 68.

8.greeleytribune.com

greeleytribune.com is the online version of Greeley Tribune, a daily newspaper based in Greeley, Colorado. It covers news as well as sports updates and gets 979 unique monthly visitors and has domain authority of 64. It’s usually best to contact journalists here by reaching out with press releases via email, rather than phone call.

9. reporterherald.com

reporterherald.com is a digital news publication that belongs to Loveland Reporter-Herald, a daily newspaper that serves Estes Park, Fort Collins and Loveland in North Colorado. The website covers news, sports and entertainment updates. It gets 902 monthly visitors and has domain authority of 64.

10. coloradocommunitymedia.com

coloradocommunitymedia.com is the online version of Lakewood Sentinel, a newspaper based in Englewood, Colorado. The website covers news as well as sports updates among others and gets about 330 to 600 monthly visitors with domain authority of 48. As an added bonus, journalists at the Lakewood Sentinel are super friendly when reaching out to them over the phone!

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