10 essential PR blogs to read

PR Daily

However, some of the most thought-provoking commentary and helpful advice comes from PR professionals who publish their own blogs. Some have built their own agencies. Some focus on specific topics like technology or PR measurement. Leading PR blogs.

PR and the Marketing Technology Skills Gap

Shift Communications

Keeping pace with the rate of change in marketing technology has become a full time job. Heck, just keeping up with the news is a challenge, never mind closing the gap on technological skill sets you need to execute effectively.

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10 essential PR blogs to read

PR Daily

However, some of the most thought-provoking commentary and helpful advice comes from PR professionals who publish their own blogs. Some have built their own agencies. Some focus on specific topics like technology or PR measurement. Leading PR blogs.

How to Grow an Agency

Shift Communications

Now that we’ve popped the champagne and cut the cake, it feels natural to consider not just HOW MUCH we’ve grown, but HOW we’ve grown – and more importantly, what does that suggest for mid-sized agencies in an increasingly competitive market?

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How PR pros must adapt to new technologies

PR Daily

Industry practitioners looking to advance must be fluent with the latest technology, from social media to data and analytics. What roles are agencies and in-house teams looking for? However, some people may be replaced by those who are better using technology.”.

The Exciting Technology In Back to the Future No One Noticed

Shift Communications

If you’re joining us at the time this blog posts, Marty, Doc, and Jennifer should be arriving in a few hours. The movie predicted a lot of real world technological advancements, such as video conferencing, hands-free gaming, giant flat screen TVs, and video glasses. via IMGUR.

6 PR agency pet peeves

PR Daily

In my first PR agency job, during the times that drove us crazy, the owner had a favorite line: “This would be such a great business if it weren’t for the clients.” But many years later, it’s still a reminder of the unique pressures of the agency life.

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5 PR Agencies You Should Follow on Twitter

Critical Mention

With 120,000 agencies just in the United States, the competition is steep. If you’re knee-deep in agency life (or you want to be) here are some agencies that will inspire you and keep you up-to-date with the latest in PR around the world: Golin.

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How to grow your agency without relying on the ‘retainer’

PR Daily

As more clients favor projects over yearly contracts, agencies must adapt to adroitly forecast their earnings and grow their operations. There is one thing lots of PR agencies have in common in 2019: Clients are consistently hiring out projects, but retainers seem to be few and far between.

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7 traits of excellent PR agencies

PR Daily

PR agencies are great for building brand awareness. Are you considering hiring a new PR agency? Here are seven traits that excellent PR agencies possess: 1. There are approximately 8,000 PR agencies in the Unites States alone.

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15 superb blogs and websites for PR pros to follow

PR Daily

Here are the top blogs and websites every PR pro should know: The Skimm This one’s all about the newsletter. PRSay PRSay is the blog of the largest U.S. The sassy editorial tone and well-researched reporting make this blog an essential read.

The Beginner’s Guide to Blogging 10/10: Bulk Blog Topics Generation

Shift Communications

Blogging isn’t going out of style any time soon; with the ascent of content marketing, blogging, podcasting and video are on the minds of marketers and PR professionals all the time. Beginner's Guide to Blogging Series: Part 1: Blog Core Values. Bulk Blog Topic Generation.

Bay Area PR Agency Panel

The Hoffman Agency

Join leading public relations and communications practitioners from top Bay Area agencies for an immersive panel in DBH 117. Balancing client needs with agency priorities. Agency Panelists. Today, Marissa continues creative agency work as a Jr. 6 p.m.

Firefly’s top PR agency moments in 2015

PR in High Definition

Many things have happened, but Christmas is a time to reflect on the positive and exciting moments we shared as a PR agency in 2015, and below we’ve put together a collection of our top moments for the year and our […]. The post Firefly’s top PR agency moments in 2015 appeared first on Firefly Communications. As we end up saying time and time again, this year has flown by.

6 Blogs Every PR Pro Should Read

Critical Mention

Blogs are an effective way for PR and marketing pros to get information quickly and easily. With so many blogs out there, the challenge becomes which ones to choose while you’re on your daily commute, coffee break or even at your desk. So we’ve done the research for you and listed our top six blogs that will keep you in the know! Publishing as many as three posts a week, Ketchum shares its knowledge from the perspective of an international, award-winning agency.

Why agency leaders must use Twitter

PR Daily

They want to work with agencies that are featured in those places.”. Now, our mantra is that we never suggest anything to a client we haven’t tried ourselves: Blogging, email marketing, lead generation, content creation, paid media, or social media.

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PR agency seeks talent through ‘missing’ posters

PR Daily

One New York public relations firm is trying out an unusual approach in an effort to land a “hands-on, talented, smart, organized, and autonomous” account director to run its technology PR team. Other agencies in the same boat.

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15 superb blogs and websites for PR pros to follow

PR Daily

Here are the top blogs and websites every PR pro should know: The Skimm. PRSay is the blog of the largest U.S. Now that China’s consumer market is growing, there are also posts that cover Chinese trends and consumer technology innovations. PR Week blog. Agency Playbook.

[Guest Post] Top 5 Tools Agency Owners Must Embrace for the Digital Future

PR Expanded

Advertising agencies created ads for multiple outlets, public relations handled media inquiries and proactively sought after coverage, marketing agencies did a variety of things, but generally focused on brand identity and creative attention-garnering activities.

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Trend: The over-investment in social media tools and technology

Communications Conversations

I’ve seen a number of articles recently that have focused on a growing–and increasingly troublesome–trend in our industry: Our complete over-reliance on tools and technology. Brands don’t need to be purchasing more technology–they need to be purchasing less.

I’ll admit: I’m overwhelmed by technology

Communications Conversations

And, it’s no surprise since our world is increasingly tied to technology. ” And yet, we still struggle with technology. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how much time I devoted to either fixing or figuring out technology (or, managing passwords!).

Magenta Nation: Healthcare and Income Inequality

Scott Public Relations

If you’re in healthcare, insurance, technology or other professional services industries, and need help with a PR, marketing or social media campaign, contact Scott Public Relations. Sign up to receive our monthly advice on healthcare, insurance and technology PR: Scott Public Relations.

How technology’s 'Hummingbird Effect' evolves PR strategies

PR Daily

Today’s Technology Innovations. The Economics of Technology Professor Susan Athey has designed a study and measured how networks such as Facebook and network aggregators like Google have impacted the consumption of news. A version of this article originally appeared on the agency’s.

The Beginner’s Guide to Blogging 9/10: In Media Res

Shift Communications

Blogging isn’t going out of style any time soon; with the ascent of content marketing, blogging, podcasting and video are on the minds of marketers and PR professionals all the time. Beginner's Guide to Blogging Series: Part 1: Blog Core Values.

Tribe Builder Media Named 2019 Consumer PR Agency of the Year

Tribe Builder Media

Ranked #5 best entrepreneurial company in America, Tribe Builder Media is now the consumer public relations agency gold award winner in the Consumer World Awards! Just two short months after being named a Top Advertising and Marketing Agency by Clutch , our reputation continues to grow.

Tribe Builder Media Named 2019 Consumer PR Agency of the Year

Tribe Builder Media

Ranked #5 best entrepreneurial company in America, Tribe Builder Media is now the consumer public relations agency gold award winner in the Consumer World Awards! Just two short months after being named a Top Advertising and Marketing Agency by Clutch , our reputation continues to grow.

Storytelling, Public Relations and Technology – Showing our Families the Ropes

The Hoffman Agency

Public relations agency person – works with companies in technology like Nokia on their PR strategy and in rolling out PR campaigns.” – Trish Markey, mother of Account Coordinator Mollie Markey.

In-Housing Trend: What PR Agencies and Marketing Firms can Learn from Law Firms

Sword and the Script

It found as the Wall Street Journal reported , “Advertisers with in-house agencies increased to 64% of the survey’s respondents from 42% a decade ago, according to the study.” (By So, what does this in-housing trend mean for PR agencies? The Role of Technology on the Legal Market.

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Beginner’s Guide to Blogging 5/10: The Wheel

Shift Communications

Blogging isn’t going out of style any time soon; with the ascent of content marketing, blogging, podcasting and video are on the minds of marketers and PR professionals all the time. Part 1: Blog Core Values. Part 10: How To Get Blogging Ideas.

Beginner’s Guide to Blogging 7/10: The Picture

Shift Communications

Blogging isn’t going out of style any time soon; with the ascent of content marketing, blogging, podcasting and video are on the minds of marketers and PR professionals all the time. Beginner''s Guide to Blogging Series: Part 1: Blog Core Values.

8 ways to select the perfect PR agency

PR Daily

The time has come to hire a new PR agency; with so much at stake, you’ve got to get this right. Hiring a new agency is both exciting and daunting: It’s a big opportunity with lots at stake, yet you have to squeeze it in while doing your primary job. Do the agency staffers get you?

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11 social media principles to guide PR agencies

PR Daily

Many PR and marketing agencies are still using social media ineffectively—for their clients and for themselves. Clients need it and agencies say they can master it, but neither group knows why they are using it or how it plugs into the business side.

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A CRM with Real Analytics for Public Relations, M&A Report, Geoffrey Moore on PR Technology; PR Tech Sum: Propel, Burton-Taylor, Cision, Edelman and Onclusive

Sword and the Script

And now, here’s this month’s PR technology summary…. Edelman will be the first agency to cross-reference earned audiences with Cision’s 925+ million influencer profiles for targeted ongoing engagement. 6) Picks from the PR tech vendor blogs.

Homebound? Turn Your Kids into Smart Voters

Scott Public Relations

If you’re in healthcare, insurance, technology or other professional services industries, and need help with a PR, marketing or social media campaign, contact Scott Public Relations. Sign up to receive our monthly advice on healthcare, insurance and technology PR: Scott Public Relations.

Beginner’s Guide to Blogging 6/10: The Telephone

Shift Communications

Blogging isn’t going out of style any time soon; with the ascent of content marketing, blogging, podcasting and video are on the minds of marketers and PR professionals all the time. Part 1: Blog Core Values. Part 10: How To Get Blogging Ideas.

Magenta Nation: Healthcare and Climate Change

Scott Public Relations

If you’re in healthcare, insurance, technology or other professional services industries, and need help with a PR, marketing or social media campaign, contact Scott Public Relations. Sign up to receive our monthly advice on healthcare, insurance and technology PR: Scott Public Relations.

The Top Public Relations and Marketing Blog Posts on Sword and the Script for 2019

Sword and the Script

There were 62 posts published on this blog in 2019. In going through the reader analytics for the full year, these are the top 10 most-read posts on this blog about public relations (PR) and marketing. If you haven’t already, consider subscribing to these blog posts by email or RSS.

Triple 7s: The Best, Worst and Most Loved Blog Posts in 2017

Sword and the Script

The news cycle was faster, social media was hitting the early majority in the Geoffrey Moore sense, and blogsblogs were everywhere. We started a blog for our employer, a startup in the IT operations space. Not long after that I started this blog and began writing.

FTC Endorsement Guidelines: What Agencies Need to Know

Shift Communications

In blog posts, Facebook updates and the like, where post length is not much of an issue, a writer should basically disclose whether they received a product for free or received payment for the post about a brand, product or service in the text.

The Beginner’s Guide to Blogging 10/10: Bulk Blog Topics Generation

Shift Communications

Blogging isn’t going out of style any time soon; with the ascent of content marketing, blogging, podcasting and video are on the minds of marketers and PR professionals all the time. Bulk Blog Topic Generation. We’ve reached the end of our blogging for beginners journey.