It is not a secret that influencer marketing has made great strides as brands seek to build credibility, relevance and awareness among their key target audiences. Yet there’s an issue with influencers that can hurt your SEO significantly. This article tells you what that issue is and how to correct it.
In this Slide of the Week, Kena Lewis, director, public affairs & media relations, Orlando Health, shares some of the crisis preparedness steps she and her team use. Regular drills keep the team sharp, she says, and a crisis communications plan, provided physically and electronically to each employee, contains, among other things, a list of phrases for support and safety that communicators can use to create statements without too much effort.
Corporate social responsibility has been evolving for quite some time, moving from pure philanthropic efforts to a fully ingrained way of doing business. Today, companies most respected for CSR listen to the
Our weekly look at news, trends and personnel moves in PR, marketing and communications. This week we ponder whether it’s good to let a crisis linger. Facebook has a new place for publishers’ posts during a test in 6 countries. And PR News friend Melissa Wisehart has a new job in Atlanta.
In our regular feature How I Got Here, we ask PR and marketing leaders to tell us about their influences, the best advice they’ve received and trends they’ve observed and how they’re reacting to them. This week we speak with Dan Mazei, senior director of the global newsroom at Reebok.
In this week’s Data Dive we see that Instagram again has topped Facebook in consumer engagement. This time it’s for B2C brands in the third quarter. The Shareablee data is supplied to PR News exclusively.
Brand communicators may be leaving much on the table if they fail to think strategically about how to leverage the ROI from events to provide content for marketing and sales. SAP’s Amisha Gandhi, who heads the brands work with influencers, provides a chart to show you how to do it.
You’ve heard the adage “timing is everything.” Well, it applies even to media pitching, says Jayme Owen, SVP, FleishmanHillard. The firm’s guidance, gathered informally, on best times to pitch and send news releases is shown on the accompanying chart.
Our weekly roundup of trends, news and personnel moves in communications and marketing. This week we feature stories about the Harvey Weinstein affair, a report about information overload coming from marketers and a shadow board coming to the PR Council.
How does one go from marketing Disney films and media to Mother Nature? That’s the journey The Nature Conservancy’s new CMO Richard Loomis is taking. We asked him about the best advice he’s received, his influences and trends he’s noticed. Of course we asked him to compare Disney and The Nature Conservancy.