Media Relations Despite prevalent social media use, reporters still prefer email pitches Research from Vocus found that more than 90 percent of reporters would rather get a pitch via email than via social media, or even over the phone By Matt WilsonFeb. 7, 2014 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.