Digital PR

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.

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.

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

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.

Cyber-Criminals Hacking Away at Corporate Reputations

July 12th, 2011 by

Computer hackers have been busy so far this summer, breaking into a number of sites and stealing—and then releasing—sensitive data. Should this be cause for alarm for reputation managers?

IR and Corp Comms Practices Are About to Get a Lot More Visual

July 12th, 2011 by

Investors and analysts will eventually choose video for sitting in on earnings reports and video conversations over phone calls, enabling them to read those all-important nonverbal cues.

Execs Admit to Social Media’s Power, But Are Behind the Curve

July 11th, 2011 by

Thanks to social media’s impact on customer service and loyalty, most executives recognize that future business success is dependent on having a social media strategy in place.

Tip Sheet: Five Steps to Aligning Strategy With Social Media

July 11th, 2011 by

Despite the temptation to deploy social media "out of the box," the networks must be integrated with an organization’s strategic plan. Here are some tips for full alignment.