Digital PR

Five Metrics to Help Measure the Effectiveness of Media Coverage

June 27th, 2011 by

To gauge the quality of their earned print and online coverage, PR pros must answer five critical questions to determine whether their strategic objectives are being met.

PR and Cloud Computing Forecast: Sunny Skies, Slight Chance of Rain

June 27th, 2011 by

Cloud computing is entering the mainstream as a way to further empower employees with tools to do their jobs from anywhere.

Amex Classes Up Foursquare

June 23rd, 2011 by

Foursquare’s partnership with American Express is a "shot in the arm" for the start-up—and for location-based marketing on the whole.

Are ‘Wants’ Stronger Than ‘Likes’?

June 21st, 2011 by

A new app has hit the social media scene—one that lets you keep track of your wants and desires. Sounds like it might turn into a powerful tool for communicators.

PepsiCo’s Bonin Bough to Keynote PR News’ Facebook Conference in San Francisco

June 21st, 2011 by

PepsiCo’s Global Head of Digital will discuss how leading an organization’s "digital fitness" is a matter of survival for PR practitioners at PR News’ West Coast Facebook Conference on Aug. 9.

Quick Study: Live Versus Remote Events; Corporate Distrust Still High; Customer Service Tweets Negative; ‘Mocial’ Integration

June 20th, 2011 by

â–¶ Live or in Cyberspace? What are the relative draws of attending a live business event versus an online webinar? A Virtual Edge Institute and ROI of Engagement study aimed to find out. Overall, 43%… Continued

Use the Social Ask as a Springboard to Long-Term Engagement

June 16th, 2011 by

To build enduring relationships in the digital front, provide your audience with a stake in participating with your brand.

Too Much Authenticity Is Not What the People Want

June 16th, 2011 by

The Redner Group found out the hard way that what doesn’t fly in a boardroom doesn’t fly on Twitter either.

Web Site Waning? Use a Checklist for Maximum Impact

June 14th, 2011 by

Keep your site from growing stale by adhering to a checklist that spans your site’s offerings, from branding to social networks and copy editing.

Community-Minded PR Hiring Bucks Unemployment Trend

June 13th, 2011 by

One PR agency has turned to a crowdsourcing community to get fresh ideas, provide students with real-world challenges—and open a talent pipeline for its internships and entry-level staff positions.