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Instagram Lures Brands With New Desktop Site

This week, Instagram started to roll out a revamped version of its desktop site, indicating that its mobile-first personality may be changing. | MORE »

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A Day in the Life of PR: 13 Quick Videos

PR pros commonly say they love their jobs because no day is quite the same. A given day for a communications professional can include many different, exciting challenges—from handling media relations during a front-page crisis to implementing a new social media platform to coordinating the latest corporate sustainability initiative and everything in between. | MORE »

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5 PR Tips for B2B Media Relations

B2B PR is a specialized field that perhaps lacks the level of advice and attention that B2C PR gets. Here are some tips to help you gain valuable coverage in the specialized world of trade press. | MORE »

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Caitlyn Jenner Breaks the Internet Using Old Media

Many have championed Caitlyn Jenner as a hero for the LGBT movement. But it’s her creative use of the media that should hold the attention of communications professionals. | MORE »

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How a PR Agency Tapped the Power of Puppies and Video

Golin and Always on Communications helped generate brand awareness for PetSmart Charities, Inc. and its documentary, “The Journey Home: A Rescue Waggin’ Story,” which tells the story of the rescue of two homeless dogs. | MORE »

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How Influencer Marketing Is Impacting Content [Infographic]

When compared with other, more intrusive (read: annoying) ways to get your brand or organization’s message out, influencer marketing provides you with allies and context in your pursuit of your audience’s attention. | MORE »

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To Hire or Not To Hire? Why PR Agency Support Is a Necessity, Not a Luxury

PR agency support is vital for forward-thinking businesses, providing an external solution for just about every communications need. | MORE »

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5 Ways to Spark Your Instagram Content Plan

Appreciating the value of Instagram’s user base is easy. Creating an account that is authentic, relevant and engaging—that’s a little harder. | MORE »

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How St. Baldrick’s Agency Secured ‘TODAY’ Coverage on a Tiny Budget

St. Baldrick’s PR agency, FleishmanHillard, successfully secured an innovative live segment on NBC’s “TODAY” show, earning millions of impressions and raising significant funds for childhood cancer research. | MORE »

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15 Techie Terms & Tools PR Pros Should Know

In the ever-changing world of technology and social media, terms and tools are constantly being adopted and used as if they are long-established parts of the lexicon. It can sometimes be difficult to take a step back and ask, “What does that mean?” without feeling sheepish. | MORE »

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