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How to Attract Secondary Audiences Through Facebook and Twitter

Just because its longtime target audience was kids didn’t mean Sesame Workshop wouldn’t reach out to other, older groups in creating awareness around Sesame Street’s 40th anniversary year. | MORE »

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Know the Drill: Tips on Crisis Planning

Crisis simulations are a key component to any communications plan, ensuring that bases are covered for most eventualities. Here are some tips from Weber Shandwick’s Peter Duda on conducting effective drills. | MORE »

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Case Study: Celebrating Sesame Street: PR Orchestrates Massive Media, Partnership Effort for 40th Anniversary Season

How do you celebrate the longevity and social contributions of an iconic children’s TV show? If you’re Sesame Workshop, you think big, involving key influencers like the world’s largest search engine and the First Lady. | MORE »

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Crisis Drills: Operational/Comms Disconnect Is a Recipe for Disaster

If the BP communications debacle taught us anything, it’s that operations and PR must be in lockstep with each other during a crisis. That integration can be honed through carefully planned crisis simulations. | MORE »

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PR News Pop Quiz: How Do You ‘Measure’ Up?

Test your metrics know-how with this quick quiz on PR measurement from Cision and PR News. | MORE »

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How to Create On-Point CSR Reports That Pop

Reporting your organization’s CSR efforts has become an essential part of its "story." Here are six strategic and tactical pitfalls to look out for when planning and executing a CSR report. | MORE »

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PR News Q&A: Separating the ‘Real’ Data From the Flawed

Porter Novelli’s Israel Mirsky talks about what PR pros often miss in online measurement, and offers up a sneak pre-conference best practice. | MORE »

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Integrating Blogging and Media Relations: A Roadmap For Success

With sound outreach strategies and tactics, organizations can leverage blogs to support outreach to the press. | MORE »

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Charting the Industry: Expert Insight Drives Agency Media Efforts

A recent study named the top PR agencies in terms of the number of media mentions of their own brands—PR News checked in with some of them  to see what and how they are pitching to the media. | MORE »

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Optimizing Your Web Presence for Mobile: Once an Option, Now a Necessity

As more people use their smartphones to access information, it’s become more critical for communicators to be sure a site’s content is ready for the mobile Web. This, of course, brings up the thorny question of resources. | MORE »

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