“He was pleased,” said Fred.
“Didn't you hear him as we were leaving?
He was asking that bloke from the Daily Prophet if he'd be able to work the fight into his report — said it was all publicity.”
I'm not sure what the word publicity truly mean in this context. I got a list(see below) from the dictionary, but I don't know which one is fit for the context.
What does the whole sentence (it was all publicity) convey?
publicity (pʌˈblɪsɪtɪ) n
a. the technique or process of attracting public attention to people, products, etc, as by the use of the mass media
b. (as modifier): a publicity agent.
(Marketing) public interest resulting from information supplied by such a technique or process
(Marketing) information used to draw public attention to people, products, etc
the state of being public