4 Lessons PR Pros Can Glean from Justin Timberlake’s Media Mash-Up

March 29th, 2013 by

Timberlake’s new album The 20/20 Experience sold 980,000 copies in its first week, in part thanks to these four ways he stoked the public.

Brands Channel Social Media To Support a Cause

March 28th, 2013 by

As arguments regarding the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) dominated the news cycles this week, several brands immediately took to social channels to chime in on the issue and give a boost to their brands in the process.

CaseStudy: Tech Brand ‘Graphically’ Illustrates Power of Research And Visuals to Communicate Thought Leadership

March 27th, 2013 by

To communicate thought leadership in the tech space, Lewis PR used compelling infographics to illuminate Unisys’ research.

Infographic: Most Overused Words in Press Releases

March 27th, 2013 by

Using a sample of 5000 press releases from 2012, Shift Communications found the most commonly used words in PR.

5 Pointers for a Successful Apology

March 26th, 2013 by

Former CIA director David Petraeus is expected to publicly apologize for an extramarital affair revealed in November 2012.

9 Strategies for Building Brands and Attracting Fans on Social Media

March 26th, 2013 by

At PR News’ One-Day Bootcamp for Emerging PR Stars, Christine de la Huerta, VP at RBB Public Relations, and Chris Smith, senior VP, enterprise social media marketing, Bank of America, provided a range of ways to build a brand’s social media presence.

4 Ways to Enhance Your PR Efforts on LinkedIn

March 26th, 2013 by

Upgrade of social network will enable communicators to expedite the search process and locate more tailored content.

How to Protect Your Brand from a Twitter Hacking

March 26th, 2013 by

With potential upticks in both the frequency and severity of future hacks on the horizon, every brand needs to operate as if it is next on hackers’ hit lists.

Video: The Biggest Trends and Challenges in Nonprofit PR

March 22nd, 2013 by

Marla Martin, communications manager at Florida Realtors, discusses the biggest trends and challenges of nonprofit PR with PR News group editor Matthew Schwartz.

Poll: How Much of Your PR Budget Are you Devoting To Video?

March 22nd, 2013 by

How much of your PR budget are you devoting toward online video this year?