PR pros on a quest toward communications supremacy would do well to check out some of these hidden gems from the AP Style Guide.
When compared with other, more intrusive (read: annoying) ways to get your brand or organization’s message out, influencer marketing provides you with allies and context in your pursuit of your audience’s attention.
Mobile communications, of course, is fast moving to the core of PR and marketing, as more and more consumers (read: millennials) initially get their messages from their smartphones rather than their desktop computers.
As the lines between PR and marketing blur, C-level execs increasingly are pushing the two disciplines to collaborate, particularly on the all-important digital front.
As you prepare to distribute yet another email marketing campaign, you might ask: Does humor belong in this message? Roughly 60 percent of consumers said humor is perfectly or slightly acceptable in an email message, according to a recent survey of 1,200 consumers conducted by Fractl and BuzzStream.
PR execs go to a lot of trouble to create what they hope is engaging content. But if they fail to do as much as possible to make sure it’s found via search engines, what’s the point?