The majority of non-corporate public affairs departments use social media platforms, while less than half of corporate PA departments do, according to data exclusive to PR News.
Given the power of blogs and other social media channels, crisis expert Richard Levick writes that it’s critical that organizations have a digital-savvy litigation communications team in place.
"Social capital" may sound a little highbrow, but the rise of digital PR has caused some interest in the term among communicators. Key questions around it: Can social capital be built, and can it be measured?
An ill-fated press conference is bad news for college communicators, but in the process becomes a valuable lesson that will ensure more effective efforts in the future.
To communicate scientific research to audiences, frame it within shared values or beliefs—and use visuals.
Royal Caribbean’s Cynthia Martinez offers tips for turning negative media coverage into a PR success story.
The American Beverage Institute’s communications team offers tips for scanning the media for news hooks for one’s own messages.
B2B communications leaders say they use social media as a conversation tool, but some reveal that directly linking the platform to bottom-line results has yet to be realized.
Looking to get a green product out into the market? Follow the FTC’s recently revised green guidelines to avoid making false green claims.
These core principles will help you keep your advocacy and cause-based communications aligned with their central missions.