Media Relations


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Public Divided on WikiLeaks’ Document Dump

Free speech or security threat? Americans are conflicted about how much freedom organizations like WikiLeaks should have in publishing confidential documents. | MORE »

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Don’t Play Google Hide & Seek: Robust SEO Tactics Can Raise Your Ranking

Search engine optimization may sound complex to the uninitiated, but by following some basic essentials, PR pros can easily raise the visibility of their content online, including news releases. | MORE »

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Media Relations on a Global Scale: Know the Territory

As the world becomes more and more connected, and organizations establish global outposts, PR professionals need to understand the unique attributes of the regions in which they practice. Here’s a primer to get started. | MORE »

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Public Relations 2.0 is Content-Based

In today’s PR world, every customer must be treated the same way PR people used to treat journalists. | MORE »

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Case Study: Trio Spreads Happiness Virus Globally, While Coca-Cola Brand Awareness Efforts Have a Local Flavor

Coca-Cola refreshed its international brand image with a PR campaign that sent three lovers of the carbonated beverage around the world in one year to visit all 206 countries in which Coke is sold. | MORE »

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How to Reinvent, Recharge Press Releases With SEO Tactics

Social/digital media has changed the press release—for the better. Here are 10 tips to help you make your press release come alive online with search optimization techniques. | MORE »

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Social Media to Have More Strategic Focus in 2011

We asked PR News Advisory Board members about the trends and challenges within the PR discipline in 2010, and what the New Year will bring. Not too surprisingly, social media was a big topic of conversation, as was the acceptance of communications strategies in the C-suite. | MORE »

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Virtual Crisis Competition Fosters Students’ Planning Under Pressure

Effectively managing a crisis situation can be the ultimate challenge even for the most experienced public relations professional. So what happens when public relations students, with no practical experience in crisis communications, are forced to deal with a major crisis? | MORE »

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Local TV News Grabs Viewers

Local television news is more effective in engaging viewers’ attention with advertising than other TV program genres and competitive media, says a Hearst Television study. | MORE »

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Letter-Writing Success Not Just About Pen and Paper

At the heart of the New York Public Library Don’t Close the Book on Libraries campaign was a letter-writing effort to urge City Hall and lawmakers to restore funding for the Library. George Milhaltses, NYPL … | MORE »

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