In PR? This is all you need to know for 2016


Industry Insights & Trends Hotwire Communications Meredith Fineman On fleek PR in 2016 PR predictions PRTech public relations Qualcomm Wireless Reach Survios Virtual realityAhhh, the new year. A time for resolutions, preparations, and perhaps my favorite: bright-eyed predictions.

8 New Twitter Features for 2016


In 2016, Twitter may make some changes that impact how marketers and communication professionals are able to use the platform. Twitter will allow a lot more characters (rumored March 2016). This is probably not the last ad change that you’ll see from Twitter in 2016.

16 Reasons to Start an Email Newsletter in 2016


Will you implement an email newsletter in 2016 or refresh an existing one? Stop the presses. The rumors are false. Email is not dead. It’s alive and well in the marketing space. That is, it’s not something on its deathbed or a zombie.

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Infographic: What’s the State of the Media in 2016?


Last week, we released the State of the Media 2016 Report , which used a survey of over 300 journalists and Cision’s own media experts to provide insights into how to build better relationships with the media and earn more coverage.

Kicking Off #PRStudChat in 2016 with PR Strategy

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ET to kick off 2016 with a Twitter chat discussion on PR Strategy. On January 19th, Shonali and our community will share insights on how to move forward in 2016, with a solid PR strategy in place. It’s time to ring in the New Year with #PRStudChat!

How To Use Hashtags More Effectively in 2016


Every day I text my wife hashtags. She thinks it’s kind of stupid and she’s right (#superfluous), but it’s always funny to me because it demonstrates how little thought goes into using them.

What PR Can Learn From The 2016 Election

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Every presidential election is a showcase for public relations and political strategy, but the 2016 race has taken PR to a whole new level. Here’s what PR people can learn – so far – from the 2016 election campaigns.

Were our 2016 PR predictions spot on?


Industry Insights & Trends PR Education 2016 PR predictions PR strategyOh, the last few weeks in December — that special time of year when industry prediction posts become as ubiquitous as ugly holiday sweaters and peppermint-flavored everything.

9 Media Relations Tips for 2016


I reviewed the report in detail, and turned the most interesting findings into an actionable set of nine media relations tips you can use to improve your results in 2016 and beyond. The most-likely platform for professional journalists to embrace in 2016 is Periscope.

PRSA 2016 International Conference: Be Aggressive, Be Audacious, Be Bold


The PRSA 2016 International Conference in Indianapolis brought together some of today’s top thought leaders in the field of communication– and then some. PR Newswire (@PRNewswire) October 23, 2016. PR Newswire (@PRNewswire) October 23, 2016.

Behind the Headlines 2016: A Year in Review


Looking back on the 2016 segment gives us a snapshot of thought processes, lessons, and insights from a variety of journalists, VP of Communications, PR professionals, communications directors and more.

How Will #PR & Marketing Pros Approach #Content in 2016? A Q&A With Lisa Davis, Marketwired

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Content marketing will be more than just a trend to watch in 2016. to find out exactly how PR and marketing professionals felt about their content efforts in 2015, and to also see how they plan to approach content marketing in 2016.

In #PR This is all You Need to Know in 2016

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Thank you Meredith Fineman for keeping me relevant), I have pulled together everything a PR person may have done in 2015 that they don’t need to do anymore, while giving y’all some guidance for 2016. Here’s what is O n Fleek for 2016: 1.

5 New Year’s Resolutions for PR Professionals in 2016


Take a look at our suggestions for staying on top of your PR game in 2016. According to our content marketing survey, 64% of PR pros are planning to increase their time, resources, and efforts spent on content marketing in 2016. In 2016, only exceptional content need apply.

Make #Leadership a Priority in 2016

PR Expanded

If you want to make leadership a priority in 2016, then you have to challenge yourself to uncover your own leadership qualities and skills. Are you making leadership a priority in 2016, and what does leadership look like to you in the New Year?

5 Reasons Email Is Key for Communication in 2016


What I want to do in this post is make a five-point argument that email is one of the most important communications channels in 2016. What I wanted to do in this post is make the case for email as a key communications platform in 2016. “Email is the cockroach of the Internet.”

Top Trends From State of the Media 2016


For our newest findings, check out the State of the Media 2016 Report! Cision’s State of the Media 2016 Report lists the four most important media trends, according to a survey of more than 300 journalists.

Tackling corporate social media in 2016

PR Daily

Here are tips on how to best navigate social media for your brand in 2016: 1. Social media has transformed the PR industry. For PR pros, managing social media for our clients means using several different platforms and tweaking our messaging to what works best on each.

16 content marketing resolutions for 2016

PR Daily

As PR pros, we should consider making a few to guide our content marketing efforts in 2016. Mobile use will continue to dominate in 2016. What are the projections for 2016?

The Top 10 Storytelling Posts for 2016

Ishmael's Corner

If there were ever a year that proved life is better than fiction, it was 2016. The post The Top 10 Storytelling Posts for 2016 appeared first on Ishmael's Corner ~ Storytelling Techniques For Business Communications. The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications. As always, subjectivity rules my curation of the best posts of the year.

2016 Global Social Journalism Study: How to Reach More Journalists on Social Media


According to Cision’s 2016 Global Social Journalism Study published this week, nearly half (48 percent) of U.S. Uncover more social media trends by downloading our 2016 Global Social Journalism Study now.

PR Salary: What’s a PR Pro Worth in 2016?

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The PR professional “every reason to be increasingly confident,” according to the 2016 PRWeek Salary Survey , from which that median salary figure stems. The post PR Salary: What’s a PR Pro Worth in 2016? by Frank Strong.

2016's top digital marketing trends

PR Daily

For now, Speakerbox has identified six marketing trends that you should be watching in 2016: 1. Step back for a moment and consider how marketing trends have evolved since 2010. That’s the year I transitioned from journalism to content marketing.

Top Skills for 2016 from LinkedIn

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This list of the top 25 skills that can make you more marketable in 2016 and beyond was published on the Official LinkedIn blog. The data was gathered by analyzing all of the hiring and recruiting activity that occurred on LinkedIn in 2015 to find the 25 hottest skills required.

4 Things PR Pros Should Do in 2016


We ’ re two weeks into 2016 so I can ’ t say “ Happy New Year, ” but it ’ s not too late to make resolutions. In 2016, make yourself the focus. And there are a couple spots still available if you ’ re ready to write a great business book in 2016.

How to Evolve with the 2016 PR Trends


Just in the past month many predictions have been made about 2016 PR trends, and a lot of them have overlapping themes. We all know the importance of curating organic content for your online audience, but new levels of pressure to do so have made this truly vital for 2016.

The top content-marketing trends of 2016

PR Daily

If you’re still in planning mode for 2016, chances are content marketing is a big part of the conversations you’re having. First and foremost, watch out for blogging, SEO, automation, social media and video to gain more traction in 2016.

2016 is the Year for Video Marketing

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But, don’t fear because there are plenty of ways to quickly and easily incorporate video into your 2016 marketing plans. You don’t have to necessarily create brand new content to get on the 2016 trend, but instead, repurpose pieces you’ve already created.

5 Digital Trends That Affect PR in 2016

The Proactive Report

The ability to identify the right influencers – in both traditional and social media – and provide them with content they value so that you get earned media coverage will become highly prized in 2016. Traditional and Digital PR are rapidly converging.

Top Data-Driven PR Trends of 2016: Interactive Infographics

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In this series, we’ll examine a few data-driven trends that could mean success or failure for your PR efforts in 2016. cta] The post Top Data-Driven PR Trends of 2016: Interactive Infographics appeared first on SHIFT Communications PR Agency - Boston | New York | San Francisco | Austin.

10 Facebook features to watch in 2016

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Facebook's ecosystem (which includes Instagram and WhatsApp ) offers unprecedented usefulness, and the social media giant is expanding its native services substantially in 2016. That appears to be what Facebook hopes to become in 2016. in 2016.

8 Ways to Differentiate Your Brand on Twitter in 2016


You don’t need a new year’s resolution for your Twitter presence in 2016. Here are eight ways you can differentiate your brand from your competition on Twitter in 2016: 1. The best advice for content distribution on Twitter in 2016 comes from 2009.

What Are Your Social Media Marketing Resolutions for 2016?


Decide what matters most to your brand and set numeric goals to reach in 2016. I’m big on setting resolutions for my business every January. And no, they’re not vague goals I’ll never achieve like the business equivalent of “lose 5 pounds.”

AdTech NY 2016 Wrap

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Daniel Elder (@DanMacMan) November 3, 2016. David Polinchock (@polinchock) November 3, 2016. Sarah Fay (@sarahfayboston) November 2, 2016. Priya Mony (@Priyster) November 2, 2016. “On eMarketer (@eMarketer) November 2, 2016. ad:tech (@adtech) November 2, 2016. The post AdTech NY 2016 Wrap appeared first on. I attended AdTech last week, which featured a great lineup of keynotes and panels and over 100 vendors.

Strategizing for 2016: Content Marketing Trends & Tips (Infographic)

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The following is a guest post by Meaghan McBee. Meaghan is the Content Marketing Manager for ZenContent , a company that provides tailored, quality content for brands of all varieties. Say hi on Twitter or connect on LinkedIn. Content

Twitter Engagement Actually Translates into Votes


28, 2016. Donald Trump held 79 percent share of voice between February 2016 and Election Day. Featured Media Monitoring Social Media Trends 2016 presidential election Social Media Analytics social media monitoring

How PRTech Can Pump Up Your 2016 PR Planning


If you’re anything like us, you’re likely steeped in planning madness as the final weeks of 2015 come to a red and green infested close. In the midst of crafting strategies, brainstorming campaigns, and ideating stories, be sure to check out our recently refreshed PRTech Ecosystem.

In Politics & PR, Perception Is Reality


In 2016, throw everything you thought you knew about politics and politicians out the window. Could Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders have been president before 2016? We can learn from history but chances are, history will not repeat itself in 2016.

10 New Facebook Features for 2016


The Facebook ecosystem (which includes Instagram and WhatsApp ) offer unprecedented social utility, and Facebook is expanding its native services substantially in 2016. The changes to Facebook in 2016 are new to Facebook, but aren’t new to the social landscape.

Infographic: Key 2016 Events That Shaped the Media Industry


In the many years we’ve been doing our State of the Media Report , perhaps no year was as transformational or monumental as 2016. With a presidential election taking place, the issue of “fake news” came to the forefront of public conversation, leading journalists to feel that they have lost public trust.