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20 Pieces of Coverage. So What?! A beginners guide to giving some context to your numbers.

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“Are these numbers good? Or bad? Give me a clue!” “Why Why is that number so big? I don’t understand it. Or believe it.” Should we be doing more or less of this?” A little glimpse into the mind of whoever you’ve sent your last coverage report too…. I’ve been thinking a lot about how we […].

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How to sell in to news desks during a pandemic

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The PR industry has had to adapt to a huge change recently. Not only have many comms strategies had to change, we’ve never had a news agenda like this.

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From insight to measurement, this is your ultimate guide to pivoting PR during the pandemic

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Our industry has had to adapt to a huge change recently. Many teams are reviewing plans, pivoting on comms strategies, revising KPIs and tightening budgets. If that’s you, we want to help.

How to monitor & report on PR coverage for free (or with a very small budget)

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Our industry has rapidly changed in the last couple of weeks. Many of us are reviewing operations and trying to cut costs but this doesn’t mean that work has stopped. For many, it’s simply pivoted, and the coverage is still coming in… If this is you, great news!

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Harness the Power of Influencers and Advocates

Learn how to find and use influencers and advocates to gain buyer's trust on your behalf.

Free Google Slides template for your next PR report

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We know technology costs can difficult sometimes and not everyone has a designer on hand to create slick reports. If this is you, look no further we have put together a FREE PR report template for you to use. We really care about people’s time.

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Glossary of social media measurement terms

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Measurement in PR is hard enough, but you’re doing yourselves an injustice if you don’t also look at your impact on social too.

Storytelling With Data

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Public Relations professionals excel in storytelling. PR has a reputation for not using data as well as other marketing disciplines.

Why FMCG (fast-moving consumer goods) PR should be Amazon-ready

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Since the world went into lockdown, millions have turned to Amazon. The online retailer is due to release sales and profit figures on 30 April, however analysts have already forecast a sales increase of at least 22%.

Get Inspired With These 5 Examples of Top Brands Using Facebook in PR

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Facebook is nothing new to the world of PR and with so many brands using it, creating a PR campaign that sticks out against the noise yet resonates with your brand can be a challenge.

Top 15 Free PR Ideas to Grow Your Online Business

You've got a great idea, you've built your killer team, and you've maybe even gone through the first round or two of funding.

Attribution in a PR Context – What All the Confusing Terms Mean

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If you’ve ever sat in a meeting where someone mentioned attribution and it went straight over your head, you’re not alone.

How PR should work with paid media

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It’s 2020, integrated marketing is the norm, but could we be delivering better campaigns if we understood paid media better? In this episode I interview Shanna Apitz, the Executive Creative Director and head of innovation at Hunt Adkins, a paid media specialist agency in Minnesota.

8 Judges Share Their Secrets This PR Awards Season

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PR awards offer so many benefits: they are brilliant for publicity, open up new networking opportunities, and of course provide valuable endorsement and recognition. What’s not to like? Reputation is important in the PR world, so of course you want to get a few wins under your belt.

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8 Judges Share Their Secrets This PR Awards Season

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PR awards offer so many benefits: they are brilliant for publicity, open up new networking opportunities, and of course provide valuable endorsement and recognition. What’s not to like? Reputation is important in the PR world, so of course you want to get a few wins under your belt.

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How to “Kill It” During Your Next Big Change

When it comes to change communication, employees need your help to understand what’s happening. Use these four steps to help employees navigate change.

A 6 Step Guide in Setting up Sentiment Analysis for Your PR Coverage

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We’ve all heard the saying “any publicity is good publicity”, but anyone working in PR knows this couldn’t be further from the truth. Let’s face it… getting loads of coverage is the holy grail for us PRs. But if this is all negative, it will do more damage than good.

A simple guide to attribution

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In this episode I step out of Public Relations and interview an expert in marketing measurement; Russell McAthy. Russell has been helping businesses attribute success (often revenue) to various lines of marketing for years.

Should you be affiliate marketing in 2020?

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We’ve seen a lot of development in comms techniques in 2019. However, one area of digital marketing I didn’t expect to hear in PR merging was affiliate marketing. That was until I interviewed Rich Leigh and Will Roberts at Radioactve Talent in December 2019.

PR measurement: Sentiment analysis explained

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Sentiment is a crucial part of measuring Public Relations. It’s the process of understanding if a brand is being described in a positive or negative light. But what if you’re in a crisis team and most of your clips are expected to be negative?

A PRs guide to Google’s new follow vs no-follow rules

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SEO is a complicated demon to get you head around. For PRs, the most important thing to know is that links from the coverage you achieve play an important role in determining where a website ranks in the search engines. Of course, it’s not the only contributing factor to a website’s rank.

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A PRs guide to Google’s new follow vs no-follow rules

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SEO is a complicated demon to get you head around. For PRs, the most important thing to know is that links from the coverage you achieve play an important role in determining where a website ranks in the search engines. Of course, it’s not the only contributing factor to a website’s rank.

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6 inspiring B2B campaigns you’ll wish you came up with yourself

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Marketing in the Business to Business (B2B) world is a completely different beast to that in the consumer industry. B2Bs are faced with marketing products to their audience’s “work” personas and gain company buy in.

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6 inspiring B2B campaigns you’ll wish you came up with yourself

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Marketing in the Business to Business (B2B) world is a completely different beast to that in the consumer industry. B2Bs are faced with marketing products to their audience’s “work” personas and gain company buy in.

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The New Marriage between Paid and PR

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Within the PR and advertising industries, there’s often talk about the PESO model (paid, earned, shared, and owned media). We group these different forms of media together in a catchy acronym, but they are they working seamlessly?

The New Marriage between Paid and PR

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Within the PR and advertising industries, there’s often talk about the PESO model (paid, earned, shared, and owned media). We group these different forms of media together in a catchy acronym, but they are they working seamlessly?

Tinder for cows

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In many cases, Public Relations objectives are often set by a marketing team with little involvement from the CEO. So what happens when a PR agency not only has access to the CEO but they come up with a PR campaign together? You get, Tinder for Cows!

How to Measure Your Work With Instagram Influencers

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Seeing an Insta-famous personality share your product with their 100,000 followers can be a huge rush. It’s like seeing your name in flashing lights — but better, because those 100,000 people are going to go out and buy your product. Well, maybe they will.

How to Measure Your Work With Instagram Influencers

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Seeing an Insta-famous personality share your product with their 100,000 followers can be a huge rush. It’s like seeing your name in flashing lights?—?but but better, because those 100,000 people are going to go out and buy your product. Well, maybe they will.

What’s TVs Place in the PR World? We Chat to Producer Danny Bell

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You could say that the relationship between PR and TV is facing some tension at the moment, what with the move to more on-demand and online content.

What’s TVs Place in the PR World? We Chat to Producer Danny Bell

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You could say that the relationship between PR and TV is facing some tension at the moment, what with the move to more on-demand and online content.

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How to find the engagement rate of your owned social posts on LinkedIn

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Recently Steph Bridgeman from Experienced Media Analysts, talked us through how to find the engagement rate for different social channels.

How to find the engagement rate of your owned social posts on Twitter

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Recently Steph Bridgeman from Experienced Media Analysts, talked us through how to find the engagement rate for different social channels.

How to find the engagement rate of your owned social posts on Facebook

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Recently Steph Bridgeman from Experienced Media Analysts, talked us through how to find the engagement rate for different social channels.

How to find the engagement rate of your owned social posts on FaceBook

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How to find the engagement rate of your owned social posts on Facebook Recently Steph Bridgeman from Experienced Media Analysts , talked us through how to find the engagement rate for different social channels.

How to find the engagement rate of your owned social posts on Twitter

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Recently Steph Bridgeman from Experienced Media Analysts , talked us through how to find the engagement rate for different social channels.

How to find the engagement rate of your owned social posts on LinkedIn

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Recently Steph Bridgeman from Experienced Media Analysts , talked us through how to find the engagement rate for different social channels.

How to…calculate and compare owned media engagement rates across multiple social channels

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Social media measurement programmes can be complex. Perhaps your brand is active on several social channels; maybe you are reporting outputs and outcomes separately, using metrics and exports from those platforms’ native analytics/insights functions. What metrics are comparable?

How to…calculate and compare owned media engagement rates across multiple social channels

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Social media measurement programmes can be complex. Perhaps your brand is active on several social channels; maybe you are reporting outputs and outcomes separately, using metrics and exports from those platforms’ native analytics/insights functions. What metrics are comparable?

How much influence is left on Insta?

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‘Instagram influencer’ is no longer just a marketing term. Parents fear them, young people want to be them and the press seem to loathe them. But with so much attention how much influence do they still hold? In this episode I get two opinions.