Digital PR

Tip Sheet: Public Affairs Advocacy’s New Rules of the Road

July 25th, 2011 by

Digital PR and a divided government have changed the game for public affairs pros—here are tips on how to be a winner.

Falling for Tumblr: Microblogging Alternative Gains Traction With PR Pros

July 25th, 2011 by

An alternative to more robust blogging platforms like WordPress and Blogger, Tumblr scores in its simplicity and tight integration with other social networks.

PR News Q&A With Bonin Bough: Will PR Miss Out on Social Media?

July 25th, 2011 by

PR News’ Facebook Conference keynoter Bonin Bough of PepsiCo argues that communicators, armed with storytelling and persuasion skills, are in prime position to capture the massive opportunities in social media.

When Monitoring Is Not Enough

July 22nd, 2011 by

As a lead-in to his presentation at PR News’ Aug. 9 Facebook Conference, Gary Lee of mBLAST offers some influencer detecting tips for all those who find themselves asking daily, ‘Who is this person talking about my brand—and should I care?’

PR News’ Oct. 5 Digital PR Summit to Trace Hottest Developments in Social Network Communications, SEO and More

July 20th, 2011 by

Thought leaders and top communications experts in digital PR will share their success stories and online innovations at PR News’ Digital PR Next Practices Summit in NYC on Oct. 5.

Twitter Watch: Followers of Best Workplaces

July 18th, 2011 by

Taking a another look at Fortune’s “Best Places to Work” list and the number of Twitter followers, NetApp wins the prize for the biggest percentage jump in followers (36%) in the last few months, followed… Continued

2012 Communications Budgets: What’s In? What’s Out?

July 18th, 2011 by

It’s budget planning time for next year—PR pros weigh in on "must-have" and "must-delete" budget line items for 2012.

Quick Study: Financial Sector Dominates ‘Black List’ Transparency Ranking; E-Mail Delivery Rates Up, Open Rates Are Down

July 18th, 2011 by

â–¶ In the Black: Corporate Responsibility Magazine announced its annual Black List, the Russell 1000 large-cap companies that tie for the bottom ranking in transparency and corporate citizenship. The list features 58 dimly lit companies,… Continued

Up Your PR Game With Location-Based Comms—4 Strategies for Foursquare

July 18th, 2011 by

To some communicators, Foursquare may be more of a game than a legitimate PR tool. But tell that to organizations both large and small that have gained significant brand awareness using the location-based platform.

E-Mail Delivery Rates Up, Open Rates Are Down

July 17th, 2011 by

Metrics from over 2.8 billion e-mail messages revealed that delivery rates increased in 2010 while open rates decreased for several reasons, including mobile usage.