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Jonah Hill’s Apology: ‘Use Me as an Example of What Not to Do’

When celebrities apologize for bad behavior or hateful language, sometimes it seems like they’re more sorry for getting caught. Not so Jonah Hill. Last weekend, Hill was caught video using a gay slur
directed at a paparazzo, and on Tuesday the actor went on “The Tonight Show” to face the music head-on.
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PR Tips for Harnessing Instagram and Pinterest

“Nobody reads anymore.” The comment was invoked Tuesday morning during PR News’ Social Media Summit (with a Taste of Tech). And while the statement betrays a slight exaggeration, there’s little doubt that visual storytelling is starting to encroach on the written word when it comes to the most effective way to get your messages out.
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7 Objectives for Listening to Your Audience on Social Media

Carefully planned, creative, great content that misses the mark with a particular audience segment really isn’t great at all. Listening has to come before content creation. | MORE »

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Social Media Icon Awards: YouTube | Marketing Campaign

Winner: Hilton Worldwide – DoubleTree by Hilton DTour To create a better way to plan and share trips, Hilton worked with Google to build DTour, the first-ever YouTube channel integrating all major social media networks … | MORE »

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Social Media Icon Awards: Twitter | Social Good Campaign

Winner: United Nations Foundation – #GivingTuesday – a global movement to celebrate giving back The objective of the United Nations Foundation’s #GivingTuesday movement was to boost the idea of giving – of time, energy and … | MORE »

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Social Media Icon Awards: YouTube | PR Campaign

Winner: Weber Shandwick with Milk Processor Education Program – Chocolate Milk: From the Gridiron to IRONMAN After decades of a slow but steady decline in milk consumption, an emerging body of published research identified a … | MORE »

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Social Media Icon Awards: Twitter | Marketing Campaign

Winner: MXM Social – Eucerin’s #NoFryFriday Campaign As the leading dermatologist-preferred skin care brand, Eucerin’s mission is to deliver expert knowledge to consumers’ fingertips whenever possible. Therefore, MXM Social saw an opportunity to infuse Eucerin’s … | MORE »

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Social Media Icon Awards: Twitter | Promoted Tweet Campaign

Winner: Ultimate Fighting Championship – UFC 167: St. Pierre vs Hendricks The objectives of this campaign were to build buzz and awareness for the UFC 167: St. Pierre vs. Hendricks Pay-Per-View event. Johny Hendricks had … | MORE »

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Social Media Icon Awards: Twitter | PR Campaign

Winner: Marina Maher Communications – Head & Shoulders Season of the #Whiff With the “Season of the #Whiff” campaign, Marina Maher Communications intrinsically linked Head & Shoulders to baseball, further solidifying the brand’s partnership with … | MORE »

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Social Media Icon Awards: Twitter | Crisis Management Campaign

Winner: Southern California Edison – Visalia Outage: SCE Social “Comes to the Rescue” When the power is out, Southern California Edison’s (SCE) customers can’t turn on the TV. They may not be able to access … | MORE »

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