Euro RSCG’s recent study of more than 1,200 social media users offers insights on how communications pros are using a myriad of options available in social and online media today. According to the study, the world is expanding and narrowing at the same time because of social media’s “hyperlocalization” quotient.
Best practices revealed by three thought leaders at Washington D.C. event cover listening, integrated social media campaigns and responding to stakeholders in a crisis.
Weber Shandwick’s Leslie Gaines-Ross and Turner Broadcasting System’s Sal Petruzzi were among PR News‘ PR People Award winners announced today at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.
Fielded to nearly 600 PR professionials, this PR News/PRWeb survey aimed to learn the tactics, perceptions and trends around traditional (sent through the wire) and online press releases. The survey findings show that press releases are in a transformational stage.
Writing for the Web requires an innate expertise that diverges from writing for traditional media. Following are a few guidelines:
Until now, many companies have ignored social media without suffering obvious consequences, especially in industries that, in the past, have not included a high proportion of social media users. Social media participation was a choice. …
For any other era or generation, a timeframe of three years would be a mere blip in the overall timeline of anything—a career, a trend, a lifetime, etc. But for me, that three-year timeframe marks …
According to Chris Anderson, editor of Wired magazine and author of Free: The Future of a Radical Price ( Hyperion, 2009), the most effective price is no price at all in the digital marketplace.
While its true that successful PR is often discussed in the context of campaigns, the ultimate drivers of any initiative are the individuals behind it whose creativity and ingenuity bring communications efforts from mere ideas to actual fruition.