Guess what happens when you pitch a b2b editor without first doing homework on who that editor’s audience might be? Silly question? You’d be surprised how often it happens.
While social media and influencer engagement tactics were woven throughout the day at PR News’ How-To Conference, timeless and essential topics like media relations got their due as well.
Organizations, technology and PR combine to launch text4baby, a mobile health communications initiative.
Preparing for an executive’s speech can be just as nerve-racking for the communicator as it can be for the speaker.
Getting external stakeholders involved in media outreach for a viral campaign requires a strong program and media tools your audience can use.
Do you or don’t you? The ability to decide whether to call out a journalist for a misquote or factual reporting error could be critical in diffusing a crisis.
The former CNN senior political analyst has a message for PR professionals: Journalists are looking for stories, not announcements. Schneider shares other insights in this preview Q&A for his panel discussion at PR News’ How-To Conference.
Case Study: Three Organizations Put Petal to Metal in Growing Awareness of National Sustainable Landscape Guidelines
PR planted the guidelines seed with a combination of digital outreach to stakeholders and media outreach to general interest pubs and architectural trades.
While it’s important to make sure that quotes are correct and facts are straight in a story, there are times to call attention to mistakes and times to back off.
A recent survey of journalists and analysts on their use of social media channels Facebook and LinkedIn, and news aggregation options Twitter and Delicious, shows that they are a lot like us in their social networking usage.