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Get Ready for Takeoff: A Google+ Flight Checklist

August 22nd, 2011 by

While Google still hasn’t released brand pages for its highly touted Google+ platform, PR pros need to be able to hit the ground running once they’re made available. Weber Shandwick digital community manager Marcy Massura provides four starting points for orientation.

Few Companies Supremely Confident in Crisis Response

August 22nd, 2011 by

While most company executives maintain that their organization has a crisis plan in place, less than a third feel confident in their company’s ability to adequately respond during a crisis.

Perpetuating Public Advocacy: 5 Criteria for Success

August 22nd, 2011 by

Mindy Finn, partner at political communications firm Engage, provides five integral components for a modern public advocacy campaign, including social media initiatives and influencer targeting.

Cut Through the Fog With Regular Forecasting

August 22nd, 2011 by

Forecasting not only puts a PR agency on the right business track, it is a powerful communications tool in itself.

Case Study: Cocktail of Strong Media Relations and Tongue-in-Cheek Advocacy Boosts T.G.I. Friday’s Bartender Competition

August 22nd, 2011 by

Peppercom refreshes a 20-year-old event by mixing bartending with the Olympics—and ultimately drives more traffic to T.G.I. Friday’s.

Case Study: Cocktail of Strong Media Relations and Tongue-in-Cheek Advocacy Boosts T.G.I. Friday’s Bartender Competition

August 22nd, 2011 by

Peppercom refreshes a 20-year-old event by mixing bartending with the Olympics—and ultimately drives more traffic to T.G.I. Friday’s.

Quick Study: Few Companies Supremely Confident in Crisis Response; Social Media Users Suffering From New Malaise

August 22nd, 2011 by

â–¶ Crises Confidence Low: A survey of company executives conducted by Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman and Levick Strategic Communications finds that though 60% of respondents say their companies have a crisis plan in place, just… Continued

PR News Announces Digital PR Awards Finalists

August 22nd, 2011 by

The best in digital PR campaigns will be honored at the Digital PR Awards luncheon at New York’s Grand Hyatt on October 4, 2011.

PR Video: New Production, Distribution Options Abound, But Old Adage Remains

August 22nd, 2011 by

While the Flip may be no more, new, affordable video technologies have come to the forefront. However, compelling content is still the main ingredient.

Did HP Miss the Marcom Boat on TouchPad’s Demise?

August 22nd, 2011 by

When HP killed its TouchPad tablet last week, prices initially tumbled and demand for the product went through the roof. Should HP have done more to keep the TouchPad alive, even in death?