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Tip Sheet: Combat ‘In Your Face’ Media: Define News Yourself

I love New York. It is perpetually in your face, but the city is at least honest about it. I was there once at Halloween and saw Napoleon walking down the street en route to … | MORE »

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CEO Cred Suffers Biggest Barometer Dip in 9 Years

Prepare an Alternative Corporate Spokesperson: CEO credibility declined 12 points to 38%—its biggest drop in nine years, reports Edelman in its 2012 Edelman Trust Barometer, released Jan. 24. On the flip side, trust in regular … | MORE »

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Vassar Opts for the One-Way Channel Crisis Response

Poughkeepsie, New York-based liberal arts school Vassar College gave false hope to 76 early-decision applicants on Friday, Jan. 27, when it erroneously informed them they were accepted to the school—only to tell them later they … | MORE »

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5 Tips for a Successful Social Media Crisis Response

The speed, immediacy and reach of social media has forever changed business communications—particularly in a crisis. Social media provides the tools to turn a crisis around and turn detractors into fans. But there are tenets … | MORE »

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A Few Things About San Francisco

At PR News we’re pretty excited about our Feb. 16 Digital PR/Social Media Summit. Yes, we know we’ve got a great lineup of presenters: Ashley Dillon of Southwest Airlines, Stacy Green of Mashable, Sally Falkow … | MORE »

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An Opportunity for Pinkberry to Do Good

Try to imagine worst-case scenarios for a corporate communications team—a company’s co-founder being arrested for beating a homeless man with a tire iron would likely rank somewhere near the top of the list. That’s the … | MORE »

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7 Ways to Separate Yourself From the Pack When Pitching the Media

PR agency vet Arthur Solomon offers seven tips to help make your media pitches stand out. | MORE »

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7 Ways to Separate Yourself From the Pack When Pitching the Media

PR agency vet Arthur Solomon offers seven tips to help make your media pitches stand out. | MORE »

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As Google+ Grows, Early Adopters Reveal Brand-Page Best Practices

The new year brings a sense of optimism to PR professionals, as budgets are set, programs are under way and that new iPad is now full of great apps. But this new year also brings … | MORE »

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7 Simple Ways to Track How Well-Liked Your Brand Is on Facebook

Likeable Media’s Dave Kerpen, who will deliver the afternoon keynote at PR News’ Feb. 16 Digital PR Summit in San Francisco, offers easy ways to gauge fan affinity for brand. | MORE »

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