Social Media

3 Ways the FCC Net Neutrality Regulations Will Impact PR

February 26th, 2015 by

The FCC appears ready to approve new net neutrality regulations today. With so much of the work of the communications industry now taking place online, let’s take a look at how the new regulations could impact PR.

9 Pinterest Tools to Help You Benchmark Your Brand’s PR Strategy

February 25th, 2015 by

The Pinterest analytics space is largely uncharted. Let’s take a look at 9 tools you can use to see how your strategy on the social platform is working.

3 Tips for Making Your Instagram Page Stand Out

February 24th, 2015 by

If a picture is a worth a thousand words then your Instagram account can be worth a good deal more, in terms of growing your audience and giving your products and/or services some sales lift.

Oscars 2015: 3 Ways Brands Will Use the Academy Awards to Communicate

February 20th, 2015 by

As the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences gets set to celebrate Hollywood’s best on Sunday night, brands and organizations of all stripes are looking for ways to get in on the action. Let’s take a look at some of the major ways brands are trying to share the Oscar spotlight.

Infographic: Best Times to Post on Social Media

February 19th, 2015 by

The timing of a social media post can be just as important as its content. This infographic shares optimal posting times for various social media platforms.

Leaked Beyoncé Photos Put Beauty Brands in Harsh Glare

February 19th, 2015 by

After a recent leak of unaltered photos of Beyoncé at a photoshoot for L’Oréal, beauty brands should brace themselves for similar leaks that will demand public statements as well as more careful examination of the messages they are sending to women.

‘Retweeted More’ Gives Crystal Ball Glimpse of Your Tweet’s Future

February 18th, 2015 by

In search of the perfect tweet? Researchers at Cornell have developed an algorithm that may help you find it.

Snapchat Looks to Raise $500 Million—Time for PR Pros to Reevaluate Platform

February 18th, 2015 by

PR execs are probably going to have to change their tune about Snapchat, which is now seeing a new round of funding that would value the company as high as $19 billion, according to Bloomberg.

4 Ways to Clarify Your Social Media Policy

February 17th, 2015 by

As social media has seeped into virtually every aspect of business communications, PR pros are on the hook to explain what is (and isn’t) fair game when it comes to employees’ use of social channels during office hours.

Inquiring Minds

February 16th, 2015 by

Not every campaign needs a paid/earned/owned media strategy, of course, but most every marketing effort needs an immersive component that will make the respective audience feel vested in the brand.