5 Types of Tools For Freelance PR Pros

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: With the prevalence of social media, brand journalism and digital marketing campaigns, more and more PR pros are cutting the cord on the typical office gig

Create Brand Awareness With Niche Marketing

Ronn Torossian

Plenty of successful companies have only seen success after focusing on a narrow part of a population and marketing strictly to that group. In fact, most of the time, the more unique companies are the ones that are focused on a particular niche in a market.

Brand 195

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Creating Unified Brand Strategies

Ronn Torossian

One of the most important goals of a marketing team is to be able to create a unified brand across all of the touchpoints and stakeholders. The post Creating Unified Brand Strategies appeared first on. Business PR Firm PR Inspiration Insights MARKETING PR Agency Strategy

This is How Brand Marketing Will Thrive in 2020

Ronn Torossian

Brand marketing is a hot topic of conversation among marketing professionals. As the traditional norms of marketing give way to the all-out blitz that is digital marketing, it’s beneficial for brands to do their best to look ahead and try to anticipate what’s coming. Instead of operating on a more reactive basis, brands should focus […]. The post This is How Brand Marketing Will Thrive in 2020 appeared first on.

Brand 221

Building a Brand in 2020

Ronn Torossian

A strong brand allows consumer advocates to spread your company’s messaging and offerings to a larger audience. To historians, the word “brand” dates all the way back to 2700 BC, but it was popularized in the 19th century […].

Brand 195

Marketing Clairvoyance

Ronn Torossian

The post Marketing Clairvoyance appeared first on. Business Entrepreneur Featured 5WPR 5WPR CEO BRANDING Insights MARKETING PR Agency PR Firm Ronn Torossian StrategyAccording to Oprah, astrologer Jean Dixon predicted her rise to fame and fortune back in 1977. That may have been a given, but Dixon also predicted the assassination of JFK.

What shaving my head can teach you about content marketing for personal branding purposes

PR Warrior

The post What shaving my head can teach you about content marketing for personal branding purposes appeared first on PR Warrior | Trevor Young. Content marketing Personal branding Social mediaOnce upon a time I had hair. Lots of it! But then … not so much. It took a little while for me to get to the completely ‘chrome dome’ stage, although looking around, I daresay I bit the bullet way, way quicker than many guys out there! But I digress.

When is a Brand Connecting or Pestering?

Ronn Torossian

There’s absolutely no way American singer/composer and activist Bob Dylan could foresee the marketing changes going on today when he wrote and performed “The Times They’re a-Changin’.” The post When is a Brand Connecting or Pestering? Brand PR PR Agency 5WPR Insights MARKETING StrategyYet, here we are 56 years later wondering how to manage a changed marketplace after the pandemic is over. An increasing number of consumers have now adopted and […].

Brand 163

Growing a Business With 2020 Marketing Trends

Ronn Torossian

Business owners, as well as marketers, are constantly looking for ways to improve and are always prioritizing the newest trends to promote brands and corporations. The post Growing a Business With 2020 Marketing Trends appeared first on.

Trends 212

The Shifting in Brand-Influencer Relationships

Ronn Torossian

It seems that any time a user logs into Instagram, there are countless posts promoting certain brands. Influencer marketing is a very real niche of digital marketing, and it’s here to stay. The post The Shifting in Brand-Influencer Relationships appeared first on. Brand PR Business Featured PR Inspiration Public Relations 5WPR CEO BRANDING Insights MARKETING PR Agency PR Firm Ronn Torossian Strategy

Brand 174

Automotive industry ranks #2 in brand intimacy—which brands lead?

Agility PR Solutions

Taking a victory lap in the latest brand intimacy rankings, the automotive industry ranked #2 out of the 15 industries studied by MBLM (pronounced Emblem), the agency using emotional science to build more intimate brands during these unprecedented times.

Instagram marketing: 5 brands to get you inspired

Awario

This blog post is for the ones that struggle with Instagram marketing because the process is not that straightforward for them. It’s also for the brands that want to stand out and think outside the box

5 Problems Brands Come to you to Solve: Influencer marketing

Cision

What PR and comms pros need to know to help a brand they're working with find the right influencer— if an influencer is actually what they need for a project or campaign in the first place. influencer marketing

Brand 185

The power Amazon marketing holds for brands today

Agility PR Solutions

As a consumer brand, your job […]. The post The power Amazon marketing holds for brands today appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. Marketing Public Relations marketingThe numbers don’t lie: Amazon has 310 million active users, with 197 million people shopping on the e-commerce behemoth monthly.

Brands Tackling Social Issues

5W PR

According to 5W’s 2020 Consumer Culture Report , some consumers are influenced when a brand aligns with a cause they’re passionate about (83%), and others would like to see a CEO of a company speak out on issues they care about (76%).

Brand 130

What is the Future of Influencer Marketing?

Ronn Torossian

Today, as marketing continues to shift to include more targeted digital elements, supplementing or replacing traditional mass media marketing, influencer marketing is becoming a more important component. But, as we all know, markets aren’t stagnant.

Social Media Marketing for Fashion Brands

Brand24

How can social media marketing benefit your fashion brand? Branding Social Media Social Media Marketing marketing for fashion social media for fashion brands social media listening for fashion brands social media marketing for fashion brandsTake a look at our article and learn how to grow your business with bulletproof social media strategy!

Marketing Ideas: ‘New’ Product Marketing?

Ronn Torossian

The marketing industry is a crowded space. As consumer attention spans decline and quality engagement becomes harder to come by, marketers are forced to get even more creative. The eternal battle for attention, for a way to stand out, requires marketing professionals to stay on top of trends, have the ability to predict consumer behavior, […]. The post Marketing Ideas: ‘New’ Product Marketing?

Mastering Influencer Marketing

Ronn Torossian

The post Mastering Influencer Marketing appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog. Brand PR Public Relations Ronn Torossian BRANDING Insights MARKETING PR Agency StrategyInfluencers are people who have a large following on social media and who’s knowledge and opinion has a large bearing on their followers.

3 ways brands can support consumers’ mental well-being

PR Daily

While true that mental health is an ongoing struggle and not a one-size-fits all-solution, marketers have an opportunity to provide offerings to support those in need during this time. It doesn’t matter what type of product you are; every brand is now, or needs to be, a service offering.

Valuable content can strengthen your brand more than any promotion

PR Daily

This not only increases sales, but also brand reputation and consumer loyalty. When crafting your next content piece, whether it’s a video or blog post, remember to focus on the value to your viewers and readers, not your sales or your marketing messages.

Brand 160

5 best practices for brands and individuals on LinkedIn

PR Daily

There are a number of ways to get your brand that “new year, new you” look. Here are five tools and approaches: Self-audit: The start of a calendar year is a great time to reevaluate your brand’s content. Remember to consider your purpose and why you’re using LinkedIn for your brand.

Food Brands Face Tough Decisions

Ronn Torossian

The post Food Brands Face Tough Decisions appeared first on. Business Media Relations Insights MARKETING StrategySmithfield Foods was in the news last week after delivering some disappointing news to thousands of company employees. After hundreds of employees tested positive for coronavirus at a single Sioux Falls, SD processing plant, the company announced that it would be closing that plant “until further notice.” Local officials in Sioux Falls, as well as […].

Brand 150

Branding lessons from the relaunch of the Ford Bronco

PR Daily

While the announcement of the new Ford Bronco family of vehicles was not free of controversy or mixed reactions, Ford’s marketing has nevertheless been a master class in how to rebrand a company. With all things retro being cool right now, and the trend in nostalgia marketing , the timing was ripe for this sort of approach. Since the late 1990s, Ford’s market share has been on a steady decline. What can other brands learn from this?

Brand 129

Health & Wellness Brands Demonstrating Modern Marketing

5W PR

Is it possible health and wellness brands are missing the mark on messaging to this generation? Here are four modern marketing practices to reach the Millennial masses and some great brands that are already executing these strategies.

Brand 131

How Brands Create Fans

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

In today’s fragmented media environment, the scarcest commodity for any marketing or PR pro is customer attention. That’s why engaging users and relationship marketing is so fascinating – and so elusive. Too many B2C brands have outsourced their customer relationships to influencers like celebrities for hire. Influencers are effective, but how much more powerful is an authentic fan of that brand? What about more mundane brands and businesses?

Brand 208

Influencer Marketing For B2B Brands

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Can influencer marketing work for B2B brands? PR programs that include influencer campaigns are often linked to emerging YouTubers or glitzy Kardashian-type personalities, but influencer marketing works in B2B public relations , too. A niche industry analyst can have an enormous impact on brand visibility even without a large following. This is what companies like SAP do to move influencer marketing from an awareness model to one focused on demand generation.

B2B 128

Strong Audience Persona Can Boost a Marketing Plan’s Effectiveness

Ronn Torossian

When pushing out content that potential customers of a brand will see, how much thought are you putting into the message? The post Strong Audience Persona Can Boost a Marketing Plan’s Effectiveness appeared first on. Brand PR Business Featured PR Inspiration Ronn Torossian 5WPR CEO BRANDING Insights MARKETING Media PR Agency StrategySure, there is the part of the process that involves writing copy — but what sort of voice does this copy have?

Start Making Sense: Helping Tech Brands tell their Stories

Flack's Revenge

Fast forward many years later, and I am afraid I am becoming a talking head on tech startup PR and branding. I first met Mitchell when we were both on a panel at Neal Schaffer’s and Brian Mahony’s Social Tools Summit (by the way Neal has a new book on influencer marketing that you should check out ). The post Start Making Sense: Helping Tech Brands tell their Stories appeared first on Flack's Revenge.

Brand 131

Forgotten Elements of Digital Marketing Strategy

Ronn Torossian

When planning a winning digital marketing strategy, there are a few elements that are often taken for granted, or not given their just due. The post Forgotten Elements of Digital Marketing Strategy appeared first on.

Public Relations Strategy to Boost Art Marketing

Ronn Torossian

In the past, artists used to depend on word of mouth, as well as their legacy, as a way to market themselves. Due to the internet, the playing field for artists and their marketing campaigns […]. The post Public Relations Strategy to Boost Art Marketing appeared first on. Brand PR Business Media Relations PR Agency PR Firm Public Relations 5W Public Relations BRANDING Insights MARKETING Strategy

3 Studies on the State of Branding, Marketing and the Marketing Organization [UML]

Sword and the Script

To borrow from a quote , the professional’s feet should be planted in their role, but their eyes should survey the marketing landscape. 1) Improving CX is the best way to distinguish your brand. That’s according to the State of Branding Report 2020 by Bynder.

Study 78

5 strategic tips for marketing your brand to Millennials

Agility PR Solutions

As things stand now, there are more than 72 million Millennials living, working, earning and spending their money on the internet—making them one of the most lucrative groups to go after for any marketer or brand. Analysis Public Relations branding

Brand 132

Brands Bring Substance To COVID-19 Response

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended long-planned marketing and PR campaigns for nearly every major brand. Early into the social distancing phase several brands quickly acknowledged the situation through visuals. But the most PR-powerful gesture may have been by Yum Brands.

Brand 244

Powered by Amazon, retail ranks high in brand intimacy

Agility PR Solutions

Catalyzed by the spike in e-commerce during COVID, the retail industry retained its 2019 spot and ranked fourth out of the 15 industries studied in theBrand Intimacy 2020 Study, the largest study of brands based on emotions from intimacy marketing firm MBLM (pronounced Emblem).

Retail 106

How to help your FinTech brand stand out in a crowded market

Agility PR Solutions

Innovate Finance reported that, while UK FinTech brands pulled in over $1.84bn (£1.4bn) in VC funding during the […]. The post How to help your FinTech brand stand out in a crowded market appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. Public Relations branding

Brand 78

Persona: Guide and History of Persona Marketing

Ronn Torossian

The post Persona: Guide and History of Persona Marketing appeared first on. Brand PR Business PR Inspiration Insights MARKETING Ronn Torossian Strategy

Is Your Marketing Myopic?

Ronn Torossian

Marketing myopia, on the other hand, doesn’t confine itself to geography and companies anywhere can lose sight of their goal by becoming self-confident and comfortable by relying […]. The post Is Your Marketing Myopic? Brand PR Business PR Inspiration Ronn Torossian Insights MARKETING Media PR Agency PR books PR Firm Pubilc Relations Public RelationsThe prevalence of myopia or nearsightedness in the worldwide population ranges from a low of 20% in the U.S.

How to Turn Your Personal Story Into a Compelling Brand

ReimaginePR

The most important part of branding is storytelling. You must cultivate a brand story that adds context and meaning to what would otherwise be dull facts and figures. Your brand story should be authentic, relatable, and deeply human. To do that, you’ll need to tap into your personal history and also humanize your brand. Check out our list of do’s and don’ts for your brand story. Think of your brand as a person.

Brand 190

Consumer brands must tap technology to stay relevant post-pandemic

PR Daily

Traditional brand experiences are being replaced by virtual interactions and activations—but consumers desires haven’t changed. Shuttered doors and social distancing have forced a reexamination of traditional brand experiences. One way to do so is by tapping into technology, and we already are seeing this success exemplified through brands that have developed a hybrid approach that mixes traditional with digital. A post-COVID era is coming, and brands need to be ready.