Ingraham Apologizes After Advertisers Balk at Boycott

Ronn Torossian

Hogg, one of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students at the forefront of protests after 17 of his teachers and classmates were gunned down has been the target of a barrage of negative publicity from right-leaning news shows, radio programs and websites since he became one of the ‘faces’ of the student protests. The post Ingraham Apologizes After Advertisers Balk at Boycott appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog.

Why Advertising Isn’t Dead


Therein, James McQuivey, a principal analyst at Forrester drilled into a report which explored that CMOs will reduce their spend, on display advertising by as much as $2.9 Opposed to counter that agreement directly, I want to take you down the road of history to see how advertising continuously renews itself. Broadcasters incentivized brands to sponsor daytime programming which targeted this audience by halving rates for advertisements during those hours.

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What is ‘true native’ advertising?

PR Daily

Although many PR pros think native advertising is new, it’s actually one of the oldest forms of paid advertising. Advertisers must produce effective digital campaigns that can cut through the noise in a crowded industry. Enter native advertising, which is expected to reach. $21 To achieve native advertising success, look at the early triumphs of a few familiar brands: General Mills.

How Earned Media Will Impact 2020 Elections

Critical Mention

Once they share such news with their audiences, whether it be via TV, radio, online news or social media, word gets out and people start sharing posts, links, tweets and so on. Plus, breaking news gives talk-show and radio hosts topics to talk about as well.

Four Earned Media KPIs to Track

Critical Mention

As the cost of paid advertising across various digital and broadcast channels increases, brands are increasingly focused on earned media as a way to build awareness and generate revenue. Earned media – publicity garnered through PR outreach, news coverage, organic search or any other unpaid source that produces mentions, shares or reviews – does not come with the same costs as paid advertising.

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Ant and Dec: why are the BGT & I’m a Celeb stars so important to ITV? – Radio Times

Mark My Words

Radio Times. They are a cash cow for the advertisers and that is why they are worked hard and so they are knackered. Mark Borkowski, the public relations expert, believes that a lack of talent waiting in the wings is a big problem for ITV. The talent pool of top notch presenters is so small and Ant and Dec are so good at their jobs but there is no one else who can take their place,” he says. Who else could step into their shoes? It’s hard to imagine anyone.

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4 Skills All PR Pros Should Have

Critical Mention

PR pros can deliver exceptional multimedia experiences by spreading their brand’s updates and releases across TV, radio, social media and online publications. For instance, let’s say your organization has published a video with the intention to advertise its product and increase sales, however, your audience has taken to social media to criticize the video’s marketing strategy.

How to use the Public Relations department of an advertising agency

PR Conversations

claimed to be the first US advertising agency (having bought a firm established in 1841 by Volney Palmer ). As a leader and innovator in advertising , it is not surprising that Glenn and Denny Griswold asked the firm’s vice president, Marvin Murphy, to author chapter VII in their 1948 US book, Your Public Relations (being serialised here with monthly posts - to read other chapters in our series of posts, use this link to the book’s contents list.). Ayer & Son, Inc.

Everything You Need to Know About Earned Media

Critical Mention

Earned Media is publically gained content that is written about you or your brand without paid promotion or advertising. It can also be seen as word-of-mouth marketing or free advertising. Radio hosts positively talk about your organization on air. Monitor your radio coverage and share your positive mentions with your audience. . Looking for a way to monitor, analyze and share your coverage from TV, radio, online news and social media sources?

TV Adverts

Mark My Words

Mark My Words advertising Andrex BBCFiveLive GoCompare John Lewis radio TV p037p7h6 programmes adverts compare’s wynne ponders andrex infuriatinglyFrom the infuriatingly catchy to the plain bizarre Mark joins Adrian Chiles on Five Live to discuss the value of TV adverts- past and present. Alongside branding guru Robert Bean and Go Compare’s opera singer Wynne Evans Mark explores how, from Andrex to John Lewis, classic TV ads inject a brand into our cultural bloodstream.

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Media Bullseye Roundtable 2016.12 with Scott Monty

Media Bullseye

In this week’s episode of the Media Bullseye Radio Roundtable, I’m joined by Scott Monty , CEO and founder of Scott Monty Strategies and the producer of the Full Monty podcast and newsletter. As always, we cover 3 topics in 30 minutes or less: P&G’s decision to shift advertising money from Facebook to TV and the implications of that decision. Media Bullseye Radio Media Bullseye Roundtable

Critical Mention Announces Ten Straight Months of Record Bookings

Critical Mention

The recent addition of licensed content – which allows clients to see behind digital paywalls – to the platform has proven extremely valuable to public relations and advertising agencies, commercial brands, financial institutions, universities and government organizations, helping boost new bookings 60 percent through the first two quarters of FY2019, year over year. Already in 2019, Critical Mention has added new television and radio channels to its capture network across the globe.

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Top 7 Communication Resources

Critical Mention

Looking for a way to monitor, analyze and share your coverage from TV, radio, online news and social media sources? Books, webinars and podcasts have risen in popularity now that more people are spending time indoors.

Media Bullseye Roundtable 2016.13: Key PR Measurement Trends in North America

Media Bullseye

Advertising Value Equivalency (AVE). Media Bullseye Radio Media Bullseye Roundtable FeatureThis week, we present a special episode of the Roundtable in association with AMEC’s Measurement Month. Rather than the usual three topics covered in 30 minutes or less, this episode provides a recording of “Key PR Measurement Trends in North America,” a webinar hosted by CARMA’s North American CEO Chip Griffin and 4L Strategies Founder Jennifer Zingsheim Phillips.

Professional Sports Without Fans Will Increase Social Media Usage

Critical Mention

Looking for a way to monitor, analyze and share your coverage from TV, radio, online news and social media sources? Social Media Advertising Content Marketing Corporate Communications Earned Media Facebook Instagram LinkedIn Media Relations Online Online News Monitoring Television TwitterWhether you’re a football, basketball, soccer or baseball fan, you’ve likely asked yourself the same question. Are we going to be able to watch our favorite teams this year?

WOM: What's Really Behind The Buzz

Waxing UnLyrical

Me: “Yes.&# “Via the very act of making that statement, you have probably ignored at least five to 10 forms of promotional alcohol brand advertising, between the time you entered the pub and the time you got to the bar.

Are You Fully Promoting your Brand?

Critical Mention

Advertise Strategically. Here are a few visual advertising techniques to help get you started: Advertising Color Schemes: Different colors evoke particular emotions out of people. Associative Advertising: Analyze your audience and find ways to associate your organization and them on a personal level. Mentions are essentially free advertising that can help showcase your positive brand recognition from clients and industry professionals.

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PR 2020: What will it be like?


First, it’s my feeling that we’ll see a greater understanding of the melding of PR, marketing and advertising. Facebook and Twitter continue to evolve, just like television and radio did after they were first introduced. IR/PR 2020 advertising communications marketing PR pr-insights public relations social media[By Jason Mollica]. Victor Hugo once said that there is nothing like a dream to create the future.

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Why It’s Important to Track Social Media Mentions

Critical Mention

According to a Mention Me study, 71% of consumers would rather discover brands themselves through channels like friend recommendations on social media, browsing in-store or online searches, as opposed to traditional forms of push advertising. . Looking for a way to monitor, analyze and share your coverage from TV, radio, online news and social media sources? Social Media Advertising Facebook Influencer Marketing Instagram Technology Twitter YouTube

Mobile marketing drives digital ad spending

PR Daily

As advertising on traditional channels like TV, radio and newspapers declines, many brand managers are turning to the internet for a new audience—specifically mobile phone users. Online advertising is overtaking traditional outlets in a major way for most brand managers.

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Chats with Chip: Patrick Rogan on Strategies to Hire and Retain Talent in the PR Industry

Media Bullseye

Yeah and one of the things I’ve done over the years, frankly, is if I know that I need to add resources to a particular team I’m often a little bit unsure of exactly what it is that I need so sometimes I’ll advertise two positions even though I know I’m only going to hire one. Chats with Chip Media Bullseye Radio Podcasting

Why you can’t afford to leave digital out of your media mix

Agility PR Solutions

As recently as 20 years ago, marketers’ options for advertising platforms basically boiled down to broadcast television, radio, newspapers, and billboards. Now, advancement of digital platforms from web banners to social media ads have relegated these channels under the heading of “traditional media.” Some companies in these industries buried their heads in the sand, believing […].

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10 Podcasts PR Pros Should Listen To

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

This weekly podcast hosted by New York Public Radio explores how the media is made, examines threats to free speech and unravels hidden agendas in major news stories. Check out our list of top advertising and retail podcasts too!

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AirPR Interview Series: Emmy Award Winning Journalist & PR Pro Mika Stambaugh


I believe each client begins at a different point on the PR spectrum … some need to start with blogs, online magazines and trades publications to perfect their narrative before moving to mainstream radio and television media outlets. I try and imagine friends sitting around a table talking about a story they heard on the radio that made them think of someone that could learn or benefit from the message and ultimately sharing… so I tend to cast a wide range pitch net!

PR Pitches & Podcasts: 5 Questions To Ask Before You Start

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Like a radio broadcast, podcasts have a producer or two who make editorial decisions on what to include. Many of the rules for pitching a conventional radio producer also apply to pitching a podcast, but there are some subtle differences. Can you “see” the story on the radio? Podcast producers are generally a scrappy bunch who’ve built an audience gradually through social media and word-of-mouth as opposed to conventional advertising.

9 offline marketing tactics that still work

PR Daily

Radio advertising. If you want to reach a new audience or a different demographic, consider advertising on radio. When you craft your radio copy, Business Town suggests that you make it catchy and straight to the point. Clearly outline the next steps you want radio listeners to take. Billboard advertising. Some customers prefer handshakes, eye contact and content they can hold in their hands.

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Media Bullseye Roundtable 2016.07 with John Wall

Media Bullseye

Whether Reddit can go mainstream and attract big brand advertising. Media Bullseye Radio Media Bullseye Roundtable PodcastIn this episode of the Roundtable, John Wall, VP of EventHero and co-host of Marketing Over Coffee , joins me to discuss 3 topics in 30 minutes or less: Facebook’s decision to provide political bias training to its staff. What marketers can learn from the political movements in the UK and US that have brought about Brexit and Donald Trump. link].

Why Podcasting Is A Smart Marketing Strategy For Businesses Today

Maine PR Maven

In the 1930s, P&G sponsored daytime serial dramas on the radio to advertise their products to housewives. Building an audience is an old strategy in marketing. Did you know that Proctor & Gamble created soap operas so they could build an audience to buy their soap? That’s right. Because research suggested that women wanted to be […]. The post Why Podcasting Is A Smart Marketing Strategy For Businesses Today appeared first on | The PR Maven.

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Why Earned Media is More Important Than Ever

Critical Mention

Many people across the globe have tuned in to TV channels, radio stations, social media platforms and the web for news and updates on the state of the world during this pandemic. These kinds of mentions can help make up for a lack of advertising budget and organizations need a way to be sure they are capturing the value created through business visibility and brand growth.

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Top 10 Influential PR Businesses to Follow in 2020

Critical Mention

Several popular topics covered in their news & views section of their site are advertising, digital, diverse, creative and awards news. The Perspectives section of their site covers many types of communication content, some including advertising, branding, marketing and public affairs.

Can PR pros capitalize on the podcasting craze?

PR Daily

Advertising on podcasts also a good option. According to , radio advertising totaled around $17 billion in 2016. Podcast advertising is just a fraction of that at nearly three hundred million ( according to ). This is good news, because even if your radio advertising budget is just a drop in the bucket, advertising on targeted podcasts is a whole lot cheaper, and therefore provides more bang for your buck.

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PR and Marketing: How to Communicate During COVID-19

B2B PR Sense

At the same time only 8% felt that companies should stop advertising altogether. The point is, you don't have to maintain complete radio silence in your social and content strategies. There is no denying that these are stressful times -- COVID-19 is changing the face of many businesses.

Join #PRStudChat on March 22nd for a Chat on How to Build Relationships Through Content

PR Expanded

Nicole is the host of PRfect Pitch, a PR-focused radio show that’s geared towards helping PR, marketing, and media professionals step up their game by incorporating best practices and developing better relationships. She’s also been a guest on Jus My Style Radio, Gridiron Beauties, Women Entrepreneurs Radio, Today in Marketing, and Business Rockstars Radio as an expert in publicity and social media marketing. Content gets your audience’s attention.

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Does Social Media Marketing need a Reboot? Drew Neisser Chimes in

Flack's Revenge

First, social media will be around for many years to come, just like TV, outdoor, radio and even print. Despite all of the controversy around Facebook this year, usage levels are still extraordinarily high and marketers are still finding it to be a very effective advertising channel. LinkedIn is also attracting increased advertising dollars and usage rates continue to grow. Drew Neisser, Founder & CEO of Renegade.

50 Communications and Public Relations Jobs Available Now

Media Bullseye

Senior Editor for Code Switch , National Public Radio, Washington, DC. Supervising Producer for All Things Considered , National Public Radio, Washington, DC. Correspondent (Arabic fluency strongly preferred), National Public Radio, Beirut, Lebanon. Online Advertising Strategist (scroll to find), IMGE, Alexandria, VA. Looking for a new career opportunity? Check out these public relations jobs that have come across our desk recently. Have one you’d like to see listed?

Storytelling Isn’t Just for Kids. Understanding the Value of Customer Impact Stories.


With so many brands vying for our attention through various channels – from social media, TV, radio, print, smartphones and the endless barrage of emails flooding our inboxes on a daily – sometimes hourly – basis, it’s easy for your message to get lost among all the noise. Once upon a time, advertising was enough to get your message out. It’s a noisy world out there.

Inside Podcast Promotion


Canadaland , Radio Lab, This American Life and The Joe Rogan Experience are just some of the podcasts that routinely appear on iTunes’ “Top 10 Downloads” list each month and they each boast their own rabid, weekly following. Podcasts Can Help Advertisers Reach Niche Audiences. Most of the leading podcasts these days rely on the same group of advertisers. But to Attract Advertisers, Promotion is Key. Attracting advertisers at all hinges on building an audience. “It

What happens to PR if Twitter folds?

PR Daily

Every other platform handles advertising better than Twitter. It’s as essential to real-time communication as amateur radio, broadcast radio and television, the cellular spectrum, water, sewage, electricity and the internet, but it’s no longer essential to public relations, marketing or advertising. Reports of Twitter’s imminent demise have been greatly exaggerated—but what if they’re not? PR pros might celebrate when Twitter gives up the ghost or falls into disuse.

Earned Media, Shared Media, and Owned Media: What’s the Difference?


Paid media is any way the brand purchases advertising, marketing, or messaging space, whether it’s in print, online, digital or broadcast. This could include anything from PPC advertising, to paid mentions in broadcasts, to print or social media advertising.

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Holding out for a hero

Stephen Waddington

No advertising, no sponsorship, no sales promotion or other fundraising efforts. Broadcast has seen a significant uptick in consumption across both radio and TV Captain Tom’s story seeded with such an emphasis on regional broadcast was able to capitalise on this new dynamic. More people watching and listening to regional TV and radio helped contribute to a higher than usual exposure to Captain Tom’s story which in turn led to greater awareness.

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