Social Media

Social Media Icon Awards: Blog

June 2nd, 2014 by

Winner: Sony Computer Entertainment America  – PlayStation Blog PlayStation.Blog is intended to be a PlayStation fan’s “home away from home.” PlayStation.Blog was created to increase engagement and conversations with gamers, especially the dedicated community of… Continued

Social Media Icon Awards: Best App

June 2nd, 2014 by

Winner: USANA Health Sciences – True Health Assessment A main objective of USANA Health Sciences’ True Health Assessment app is to assess a person’s current lifestyle and offer suggestions to help them improve their overall… Continued

Social Media Icon Awards: Social Media Team

June 2nd, 2014 by

Winner: USANA Health Sciences USANA Health Sciences’ Social Media Team (and social media in general) played an integral role in USANA’s annual convention in 2013 as the team worked to make #USANA13 the “most social… Continued

Social Media Icon Awards: Social Media MVPs

June 2nd, 2014 by

David Armano, Global Strategy Director, Edelman Digital – As one of Edelman’s first “social” hires, David consulted with Edelman’s clients, re-launched EdelmanDigital.com, and partnered with the firm’s digital chair to set the strategy for the… Continued

Survey: Mixed Bag on Pitching Via Social Media Channels

June 2nd, 2014 by

As the tectonic plates of PR continue to shift, there’s a growing onus on communicators to align their social platforms with their company’s overall financial goals.

Carrying the Conversation

June 2nd, 2014 by

Exclusive study by Simply Measured finds that engagement levels for one of the top PR groups on LinkedIn have cooled down, but the volume of content has stayed relatively steady.

4 Meaningless Social Media Metrics to Avoid

May 30th, 2014 by

Proper PR measurement starts with an examination of overall goals, and the metrics used to measure success against those goals need to be carefully vetted. Only the ones that show real performance should be selected for use.

#RedskinsPride Proves to Be Son of #myNYPD

May 30th, 2014 by

The Washington Redskins might have thought twice before launching its #RedskinsPride campaign yesterday if it had paid close attention to the New York Police Department’s #myNYPD campaign.

Decoding the Millennials

May 26th, 2014 by

New study shows that a majority of millennials will provide more personal data to a company they trust. Just make sure you’re not accessing data that millennials consider more sacred.

Make Sure Your Stories Get Found

May 26th, 2014 by

As PR pros we take a big chunk of our time creating exciting campaigns with a solid strategy that meets our clients’ goals. We pitch our most trusted contacts and strive for A-list media coverage. But even when we do get coverage in the top media outlets in our field the expected traffic does not follow.