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Integrated Marketing Needs PR. And Now!

October 3rd, 2022 by

It’s imperative that PR be part of integrated marketing. Making that happen requires that PR focus more on measurement, technology and critical thinking, writes Anna Ruth Williams.

Communicators: Prepare Now for a (Potential) Federal Data Protection Law

August 23rd, 2022 by

The savvy PR pro is preparing now for a federal data protection regime. Job one is collaborating with data governance and privacy teams.

Economic Arguments Propel AI into PR Crisis, Yet Human Element Remains Key

August 16th, 2022 by

With the harried pace of PR, AI tools, in theory, should make communicators’ lives easier. For example, AI can assist with measurement and campaign assessment. Similarly, perhaps AI can add the equivalent of a few extra hands during a PR crisis.

Bellabeat cofounder and PRNEWS discuss privacy, communications and women's health trackers on LinkedIn Live.

[VIDEO] PRNEWS Talks with Bellabeat About Privacy, Communication and Women’s Health Tech

July 12th, 2022 by

PRNEWS welcomed Urska Srsen, cofounder of women’s health tracker, Bellabeat to discuss privacy and communication for women’s’ health tracking products.

Hurry Up and Wait: Data Privacy for the Communication Professional

May 24th, 2022 by

The pace of change for privacy regulations shows no signs of slowing in 2022 or in the years ahead. The patchwork of state-level laws in the US will present a daunting compliance challenge for communication professionals, not only for corporate communicators but for PR pros in firms, those they represent and their businesses. Here, we offer a brief update on recent changes and what is ahead.

GAAD: A Day to Add Accessibility into Content and Communication

May 18th, 2022 by

While it may seem intimidating to begin making content and communication more accessible, the resources and education are available.

High-Tech Company Goes Low-Tech When Filming Crisis-Response Video 

May 18th, 2022 by

How Avid handled a crisis–promptly, simply, inclusively and authentically–is a compelling story from which communicators can learn.

Avoiding Metaverse Mayhem: Regulating Virtual Influencers as Nearly Human

May 11th, 2022 by

In recent months, the metaverse has become an increasingly popular buzzword. Companies are building metaverse platforms and exploring unique ways of engaging consumers within these new digital landscapes. Influencer marketing likely will remain an important… Continued

The Human Touch is Necessary: An All-Inclusive Tool Remains Elusive…for Now

February 15th, 2022 by

While broad-ranging crisis tools sound like an ideal solution, some crisis pros say they’re years away. It will take time for tech to catch up with crisis needs.

The Democratization of PR Tech: There’s No Reason to Sacrifice ‘Form for Function’

February 1st, 2022 by

President of PR tech’s newest merger, Onclusive’s Sean O’Neal, argues media monitoring is eminently affordable. So, there’s no budgetary reason not to measure.