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PR News Announces Winners of 2013 Digital PR Awards

Engagement and ingenuity ruled the day at PR News’ 2013 Digital PR Awards luncheon, as more than 200 agency and in-house PR executives gathered to celebrate the top digital campaigns of the past year at New York’s Grand Hyatt on Nov. 5, 2013.  | MORE »

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2013 Digital PR Awards: WOW! Campaign

The Cap’n Crunch brand, with the help of agency HUGE, was able to capitalize on a Reddit item saying Cap’n Crunch was not a real captain, using the online “controversy” to boost the brand’s online presence and garner international media coverage. | MORE »

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2013 Digital PR Awards: Digital PR Campaign – $200-$500K

Cone launched The Nature Valley Trail View—a digital platform offering 300-plus miles of immersive content for three of America’s most iconic national parks—at South by Southwest Interactive 2012 with the help of Mashable, inspiring unusually positive social media chatter for a CPG company like General Mills. | MORE »

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2013 Digital PR Awards: Viral Campaign

Co-Winner: AMD – AMD Radeon HD 7990 eBay Stunt In April 2013 AMD was about to roll out AMD Radeon HD 7990 graphics card, the world’s fastest graphics card at the time of its release. … | MORE »

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2013 Digital PR Awards: Digital PR Campaign – $100-$200K

After photos surfaced of Prince Harry enjoying a night in Las Vegas that included a game of strip billiards, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority reminded the world that what happens in Vegas really stays in Vegas, and drove traffic to a “Know The Code” microsite, where people could pledge to keep Las Vegas secrets secret. | MORE »

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2013 Digital PR Awards: Crisis Management

Royal Caribbean’s response following the Grandeur of the Seas fire—which included leveraging social media— kept media coverage balanced during the incident. For a week following the fire, there were more than 950 mainstream media pieces, 58.6 million impressions from Twitter and more than 3,375 Facebook posts—with 93% of the media coverage of the fire being either neutral or positive. | MORE »

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2013 Digital PR Awards: Online Newsroom

Verizon Wireless, with the help of agency partner Weber Shandwick, altered its approach to reaching influencers by developing an online news hub, the Verizon Wireless News Center; since launch, the News Center has received 1.3 million unique visitors. | MORE »

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2013 Digital PR Awards: Cause Marketing/PR

Havas and Ford teamed up for Ford’s Warriors in Pink: Fighting Breast Cancer with the Power of Digital Storytelling campaign, which has had two record-breaking years in a row; in fact, in that time, it has raised more than $938,000 from people who read stories, saw the documentary “Bang the Drum” or got a tweet and then felt inspired to go to fordcares.com and buy Warriors in Pink products.  | MORE »

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2013 Digital PR Awards: SEO

To cultivate Web traffic on its site SunshineSweetCorn.com, the Florida Sweet Corn Exchange employed an organic approach to SEO. | MORE »

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2013 Digital PR Awards: Blog

The “Why VW” blog campaign was developed by Edelman to allow consumers to connect and submit their Volkswagen stories online; since its launch, it has received over 1,300 user stories and more than 2.8 million page views from over 720,000 unique visitors. | MORE »

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