71% of active social media users spend 20 minutes or more weekly with checking personal e-mails—contradicting speculation that social networking would quickly replace traditional e-mail us.
Is weight Media Cost the answer to AVE? A new white paper issued by the Institute for Public Relations, “New Paradigm for Media Analysis: Weighted Media Cost” (by Angela Jeffrey, Bruce Jeffries-Fox and Brad L. Rawlins) presents research that demonstrates the increased clarity of correlation between media coverage and business outcomes when media cost data is factored in.
Debbie Janis, community relations manager at Good Samaritan Hospital in Dayton, Ohio, shares some cost-saving steps to consider when developing and executing campaigns on a shoestring.
When conducting media outreach in smaller communities, don’t skip over community newspapers. Holly Michael, communications manager for Good Samaritan Hospital in Dayton, Ohio, regularly leverages community papers when promoting hospital programs. Here’s her tips for …
Measuring and optimizing a campaign’s success doesn’t have to be a painful process. One way to improve measurement would be to track sales data. Tactics that drive traffic to a client’s site are great, but is that traffic converting? Always tie traffic back to measurable results.
Here’s four sure-fire tips—courtesy of Diane Thieke, marketing director at Dow Jones & Co.—to help you measure the right activities and then successfully translate your results throughout the business. 1. Go ahead and jump in—before …
Marketers should advise bloggers with whom they have a material connection (e.g., provide payment or free product [in certain instances], blog service, etc.) to disclose their relationship with the marketer whenever making a positive review about the marketer or its products or services.
Things were hopping this week at TrendyMinds, an advertising and PR agency based in Indianapolis, as Tuesday it announced that its founder, Trevor Yager, had been invited to President Obama’s State of the Union address …
New and repurposed content such as news announcements, ad spots and YouTube videos is crucial to Facebook success
Existing Facebook search tool can help identify key influencers through key words and phrases that pertain to the brand, industry or organization—no bells and whistles are needed.