Author Archives: PR News Editors

PR, Marketing and Advertising Syncing Up

Stronger alignment among PR, marketing and advertising executives is one goal shared by brands and organizations, at least on paper. Despite the best of intentions, however, many PR, marketing and advertising pros have been stymied by a siloed business approach, senior managers who are reluctant to start collaborating on their media budgets or, in many cases, corporate inertia. | MORE »

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Taco Bell’s ‘Blackout’ Offers New Paths for Digital Marketing

Call it disruptive or innovative—in the context of digital PR, the terms are relatively synonymous these days. Either way, the Taco Bell “blackout” serves as a compelling reminder that, as online communications become commoditized, PR pros are on the hook to create unusual campaigns that grab the attention of consumers and the media alike. | MORE »

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Online Marketing Needs a Mobile-First Approach

Brands and organizations of all stripes have spent the last few years moving to a digital-first marketing strategy. But they shouldn’t get too comfortable, as the digital-first approach is about to get eclipsed by the mobile-first approach. | MORE »

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Sharing Stories Is Job One

Oscar Suris, executive VP and head of corporate communications at Wells Fargo, talks about the importance of sharing stories, life in a post-banking crisis universe and what he does to unwind.  | MORE »

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Eclectic Mix of Summer Events Helps Spark Engagement For N.Y.’s Soon-to-Be Refurbished South Street Seaport

Lower Manhattan is about to get a major facelift. This week marks the start of a $200 million redevelopment project at South Street Seaport’s Pier 17. When development is finished in 2015 or 2016, there will | MORE »

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Short Film Emphasizes the Disturbing Role Devices Play in Our Lives: Video Pick

Here’s a little food for thought on our increasingly addictive relationship with technology. | MORE »

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PR News Announces CSR Awards Finalists

Here are the people and campaigns behind stellar corporate social responsibility work. They will be honored at the CSR Awards luncheon on Feb. 11 in Washington, D.C. | MORE »

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Tactics, Tailored Content Make for Effective Content Marketers

What makes for good content marketing? You can start with creating content that’s engaging. | MORE »

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Taming the Beast: Managing a Massive Trade Show Schedule

Emily Rosen of Hill+Knowlton Strategies provides four tips for maximizing media relationships during a trade show. | MORE »

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Rise of Data and Online Analytics Offers PR Executives a New Pitch

As data moves to the core of marketing communications, PR execs are playing a pivotal role in making better sense of that data. | MORE »

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