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Retailers’ Social Actions on Instagram Up 48% Compared to Last Year

November 23rd, 2015 by

From August to October 2015, social actions, or the sum of Likes, Comments, Shares and Retweets across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, for the retail industry rose 37% vs the same period in ’14, according to Shareablee data provided to PR News.

Analytics, SEO, Virtual Teams, Video Surged in 2015, Will Continue in 2016

November 23rd, 2015 by

To prepare for 2016, we asked Ronn Torossian to reflect on predictions he made in his “10 Things PR Professionals Should Know in 2015.”

A 6-Step Pre-Holidays PR Checkup to Bring the Year to a Successful Close

November 23rd, 2015 by

As the end of the year closes in, it also may be a good time to take a look at our professional objectives.

From Pitching to Metrics: 5 Tips to Improve Your PR Efforts in 2016

November 16th, 2015 by

In preparation for a successful 2016, here are some tips PR professionals may want to consider.

Integration, Mobile, Content Ahead in 2016

November 16th, 2015 by

What are PR leaders thinking about as we head toward 2016?

What the Candidates (and PR) Should Know About Millennials

November 16th, 2015 by

Due to the sheer size of this generation, its potential voting power is immense. As PR pros know well, understanding millennials is far from easy.

How ‘Calendaring,’ Message Brevity and Social Ads Can Boost PR in 2016

November 16th, 2015 by

To start planning for 2016, a good first step is to use “calendar” as a verb

The Week in PR

November 15th, 2015 by

It was a good week for Chipotle. Almost. Thursday it reopened all 43 stores in two Washington and Oregon markets it voluntarily closed over Halloween due to an E. coli outbreak.

New Instagram Features Put Premium on Better Brand Storytelling and Great Videos

November 9th, 2015 by

Whatever else it does, social media certainly forces PR pros to be alert for new features. Even Facebook-owned Instagram, a platform that has added fewer features than most, has been active recently.