Coming soon: The new Fuseworks

UPDATE 22 JANUARY, 2015 – ALL DONE We’re pleased to have completed rolling out the new Fuseworks. There’s no time for sitting back and admiring our handiwork though. We’ve already launched into our next big project – the news distribution tools – so you can also use Fuseworks to put out media releases and other updates. UPDATE DECEMBER 9, 2014 … Read More

Broadcast TV media monitoring – faster, better, cheaper

Like anyone that’s been involved in the communications industry for a few years, I’ve known the frustration that is broadcast TV monitoring. Some time after the broadcast happens you get a little snippet from a traditional media monitoring company, which indicates that a news programme mentioned a topic of interest. You then go through a process to order a transcript, … Read More

2013 -Year in review

Four years in and building momentum As we kick off what is sure to be another busy year, we like to review what we’ve accomplished in partnership with our amazing clients in the last twelve months. We started Fuseworks with the belief that the ways media and communications professionals track and participate in the news cycle could be dramatically improved. … Read More

Auckland Regional Public Health Service Case Study

Charlotte Reynolds is the Communications Manager for Auckland Regional Public Health Service – the largest public health unit in New Zealand – she and her team are responsible for communications strategy and its implementation. Charlotte has worked in a range of comms roles, primarily in the public sector and NGOs. Media monitoring is a key part of the service the … Read More

Forest & Bird Case Study

Jay Harkness is the Communications Officer for Forest & Bird – New Zealand’s largest independent conservation organisation – and he spends most of his time on media management. As a former journalist, Jay has a very well developed understanding of the life-cycle of a news story and knows exactly what tools he needs to make the most of it. Forest … Read More

TrustPower Case Study

Graeme Purches is the Community Relations Manager for TrustPower – the 7th largest company by market capitalisation on the NZX – and, he and his team are responsible for much of TrustPower’s communications efforts. As former President of PRINZ with 23 years of large corporate PR experience under his belt, Graeme knows a thing or two about public relations. He … Read More

News stats: Tracking Labour’s housing policy announcement

The team at Fuseworks spend a lot their time pouring over New Zealand political news. Of the thousands of news stories that stream into Fuseworks each day, between 10% and 20% are politics related. When it comes to the political topics that people are most passionate about – health, education, crime and the economy – we’ve found that any news … Read More

Sentiment tracking and match highlighting

We’ve added a couple more features to help you be even more productive. Tagging and sentiment tracking* The free-form nature of tags means you can use them any way you like. Whether you’re tracking sentiment, regions, key messages or all of the above, tags will help you take your reporting to the next level. You can group together tags for … Read More

New folder management tools

We’re excited to release of one of our most requested features – folder management tools. This breakthrough change means you can easily move content around Fuseworks and build your own reports. As well as being able to remove, move, copy and report on articles in your folders, you can also create personalised reports from search results and related items. This … Read More

New reporting tools

Our latest release is heavily focused on customer love in the form of a few much requested features. We’re grateful for all your fantastic suggestions – be sure to keep them coming. Reporting on the fly* With Fuseworks there’s no need for crystal ball gazing. Simply use the advanced search tools to create one-off custom reports. No need to arrange … Read More