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Socia Media Users Suffering From New Malaise

August 22nd, 2011 by

Privacy concerns, boredom and a distancing from "superficial" contacts has led some some users to visit social media sites less frequently.

+1 Anyone? Sparks Fly as PR Pros Ponder Google’s Social Network

August 22nd, 2011 by

Whether or not Google+ will ultimately challenge Facebook’s social media domination, PR professionals should take careful note of the new platform—which has seen record adoption rates.

Visual Value: Questioning Your Video ROI? Consider These Points

August 22nd, 2011 by

Dane Frederiksen, principal at Digital Accomplice, provides five tips for using video content to boost your PR efforts.

+1 Anyone? Sparks Fly as PR Pros Ponder Google’s Social Network

August 22nd, 2011 by

Whether or not Google+ will ultimately challenge Facebook’s social media domination, PR professionals should take careful note of the new platform—which has seen record adoption rates.

Get Ready for Takeoff: A Google+ Flight Checklist

August 22nd, 2011 by

While Google still hasn’t released brand pages for its highly touted Google+ platform, PR pros need to be able to hit the ground running once they’re made available. Weber Shandwick digital community manager Marcy Massura provides four starting points for orientation.

Few Companies Supremely Confident in Crisis Response

August 22nd, 2011 by

While most company executives maintain that their organization has a crisis plan in place, less than a third feel confident in their company’s ability to adequately respond during a crisis.

Perpetuating Public Advocacy: 5 Criteria for Success

August 22nd, 2011 by

Mindy Finn, partner at political communications firm Engage, provides five integral components for a modern public advocacy campaign, including social media initiatives and influencer targeting.

Exxon Writes Its Own PR Rules

August 19th, 2011 by

Exxon kept quiet about its discovery of possibly 1 billion barrels of recoverable oil until its recent court battle with the federal government.

Macy’s Misses With Martha Recall

August 18th, 2011 by

No company likes product recalls, but they do offer a way to communicate with customers on a more human level.

PR News Q&A: Sabrina Horn Discusses Combining Microblog Metrics With a Macro Business Outlook

August 17th, 2011 by

Leading up to the PR News Twitter Conference in November in Las Vegas, panelist Sabrina Horn of the Horn Group opines on the importance of content, Twitter staffing and key measurements that resonate with the C-suite.