LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Two little girls say they want to grow up and help people, but in the mean time, they're each asking for someone to be around for them when times get rough. Less than a month before school is back in session, and as part of our Victory Over Violence campaign, we're hoping to get several kids matched with mentors before they head back to school. "I like to dance and do gymnastics," Alysa Buirse said.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - "He would say when something bad happens, look for the helpers. Even when very bad things happen, there are people helping." Vic Snyder is a known name in Arkansas, but the former congressman's wife, Betsy, has also had quite the career -- recently adding published author to her resume. Stepping on Cheerios is something parents of toddlers know all too well.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Following the largest shooting in Little Rock history, it's time, more than ever, to declare Victory over Violence. One way you can help is to sign up to be a mentor. Friends Madison and Cavalrie have big plans for the future..."I want to be a baker or a rapper," Cavalrie Williams said. "I want to be an orthodontist, engineer or help out of my community any way I can," Madison Caldwell said. But they would like some help and guidance along the way.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".