Digital PR

PR and Customer Service: Every Customer Counts, Especially the Angry Ones

September 26th, 2011 by

For good or for bad, the old adage that "the customer is always right" still rings true today. But in the age of social media, PR pros must pick their battles with customers wisely.

Zuckerberg at F8: All Media Lead to Facebook, and Stay There

September 22nd, 2011 by

Mark Zuckerberg announced at the F8 Developers Conference "Timeline" and a wave of open graph apps intended to both humanize the social network and make it the fulcrum for all media.

Google Ups the Ante in Advance of Facebook’s f8 Developer Conference

September 21st, 2011 by

It’s gloves off for Google: Three months after launching its invitation-only Google+ social network, the company has opened it to the public, directly challenging Facebook.

PR News Q&A: Laura Perry on the Keys to Building a Twitter Following Through Engagement 

September 20th, 2011 by

Laura Perry, director of communications for the UCLA School of Nursing and a speaker at the upcoming Nov. 10 Twitter Conference, discusses the importance of setting goals and objectives when developing a Twitter strategy in any industry.

PR News Q&A: Laura Perry on the Keys to Building a Twitter Following Through Engagement 

September 20th, 2011 by

Laura Perry, director of communications for the UCLA School of Nursing and a speaker at the upcoming Nov. 10 Twitter Conference, discusses the importance of setting goals and objectives when developing a Twitter strategy in any industry.

Case Study: After the BP Oil Spill, a Single Voice Helps Inform Public That the State of Louisiana Is Open for Business

September 19th, 2011 by

After an oil disaster, how do you alter the public’s perception that your state is unfit to visit? For starters, Deveney Communication and the Lousiana Office of Tourism rallied more than 1,100 tourism-related partners to get the positive word out.

Case Study: After the BP Oil Spill, a Single Voice Helps Inform Public That the State of Louisiana Is Open for Business

September 19th, 2011 by

After an oil disaster, how do you alter the public’s perception that your state is unfit to visit? For starters, Deveney Communication and the Lousiana Office of Tourism rallied more than 1,100 tourism-related partners to get the positive word out.

Netflix: Is Hastings’ Mea Culpa Too Little, Too Late?

September 19th, 2011 by

The Netflix CEO puts the blame on his own "arrogance" for the poor communication around pricing and service changes. But is that enough to stem the tide of canceled subscriptions to the service?

Netflix: Is Hastings’ Mea Culpa Too Little, Too Late?

September 19th, 2011 by

The Netflix CEO puts the blame on his own "arrogance" for the poor communication around pricing and service changes. But is that enough to stem the tide of canceled subscriptions to the service?

Watch Your Language: When Cease-and-Desist Letters Go Viral

September 19th, 2011 by

David Bell, social media practice director at Haynes and Boone, LLP, provides five things to consider when writing a cease-and-desist letter in the age of social media.