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11 Media Relations and Pitching Tips from HuffPo’s Nate Hindman

Huffington Post small business editor Nate Hindman explains which types of story pitches are more likely to make journalists write your story. | MORE »

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Do You Need to Deploy Instagram for PR? Answer These Four Questions to Find Out

Everyone is using Instagram, including a band from Mexico City that created a four-minute music video using Instagrammed photos. But do you need to use it? | MORE »

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Can Cause Communications Translate Into Sales? We’ll Find Out

Cone Communications study says cause marketing has moved from a “nice to do” to a “must do.” | MORE »

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PR’s Role in Fiscal Cliff Negotiations: Good or Bad?

Is President Obama’s PR strategy a cynical ploy or smart politics? | MORE »

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4 Lessons Learned From the BBC’s Crisis Double-Whammy

When a crisis hits, it’s critical for an organization to circle the wagons and limit distractions that can cause a second crisis. | MORE »

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3 Tips for Spotting a Rising PR Star

Those making hires (and granting raises) in communications should follow these three steps to find the PR stars of tomorrow, today. | MORE »

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Getting Tense: Understanding Past, Present and Future

Understanding and using correct grammar is a surefire way to get your point across in all PR content. | MORE »

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HP: Playing the Blame Game is All That’s Left

HP’s fall from tech grace continues as it takes an $8.8 billion write-down on Autonomy, a company it bought in 2011. As accusations fly, HP is in desperate communications mode: Putting the onus on others. | MORE »

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Community Vent: The Most Irksome Facebook Posts

Want to keep your Facebook friends? Avoid posting about politics or going to the gym. | MORE »

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Pitching Bloggers vs. ‘Traditional’ Media: Four Things You Should Know

When it comes to pitching stories, more of today’s PR pros are treating influential bloggers like journalists at major media outlets. Yet there are some differences between the two to consider. | MORE »

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