Media Relations

Media Relations Forum: Rule No. 1—Make Journalists Do Their Job

June 18th, 2010 by

Top communications executives imparted advice on how to best deal with the evolving media landscape at the PR News Media Relations Forum.

Journalists in New Beats? Focus on Opportunities, Not the Headaches

March 19th, 2012 by

New media realities point to the possibility of relatively inexperienced journalists covering unfamiliar beats and industries—and that can be a good thing.

PR News Announces Winners of 2012 Nonprofit PR Awards

March 15th, 2012 by

Excellence in nonprofit communications was celebrated at a luncheon event at Washington, D.C.’s National Press Club on March 15.

Focus Your PR Measurement Strategy on What You Can Influence

March 15th, 2012 by

Measurement objectives for media relations pros should not emphasize factors that are out of their control, says Evan Welsh, SAP’s director of global media relations.

2012 Nonprofit PR Awards: Press Release

March 15th, 2012 by

Winner: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory — Advancing autism research: a new animal model provides evidence for autism’s genetic basis To tout the news of a first-of-its-kind animal mode for autism that presented incontrovertible evidence of autism’s genetic… Continued

2012 Nonprofit PR Awards: Green PR/Marketing

March 15th, 2012 by

Winner: The Heinz Awards and Burson-Marsteller – Heinz Awards Educate America About Environmental Champions and Their Causes BM was tasked with promoting the recipients of the 17th Annual Heinz Awards, which honored 10 individuals who… Continued

2012 Nonprofit PR Awards: Fundraising

March 15th, 2012 by

Winner: The Museum of Mathematics and MWW Group – MoMath Ramps Up the Birth of MoMath Ranked 31st in the world, the state of U.S. math education can be best described as in need of… Continued

7 Tips for Writing Headlines That Pop in a Journalist’s Inbox

March 13th, 2012 by

Don’t be obscure or too clever with your headlines and subject lines, says The In-House Writer’s Andrew Hindes.

Facebook Users Receive More, Give Less; Robust Sites Lift In-Store Sales; Social Media and Software Industry

March 9th, 2012 by

▶ Facebook Users Receiveth More, Giveth Less: A Feb. 2012 Pew Internet study that combines server logs of Facebook activity with survey data finds that over one month, 40% of average Facebook users made a

Euro Bankers’ Tapping of Former BP PR Rep Has Its Own PR Implications

March 7th, 2012 by

The man who was hired to lead BP’s communications efforts after the Gulf of Mexico oil spill is now helping a European banker lobby group repair the oily reputation of bankers.