Communication at the Speed of Technology

Waxing UnLyrical

Warning: This post is not going to give you some brilliant insight into some new lightning speed piece of technology. What it will give you is some questions to ask yourself about communicating at the speed of technology. Communication at the speed of technology is a very good thing.

Abraham Lincoln First Technology President

wiredPRworks

Did you know Abraham Lincoln was the first technology president ? While there’s lots of talk about our new president being the first to bring technology into White House communications, maybe this reference really belongs to President Obama’s role model, Abraham Lincoln.

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3 ways CRM technology can make PR pros’ lives easier

PR Daily

You don’t have to write everything down by hand, keep reporter information in tabbed folders on a shelf in your office or send snail-mail pitches. Technology can make your life easier. The technology you use should help you achieve this by enhancing the PR skills you already have.

6 ways artificial intelligence is transforming writing

PR Daily

Are we going to see computers writing the next Great American Novel? Over the last decade or so, though, AI (artificial intelligence) has become increasingly sophisticated, and it’s influencing the world of writing in a number of interesting ways.

Are You Writing Intelligent Content? Should You Be?

Waxing UnLyrical

According to Natalya Minkovsky of the Content Marketing Institute , “intelligent content is a technology-agnostic way of organizing and tagging content in consistent, predictable ways. Translating entire documents is cumbersome and time-consuming. Guest Post by Kathy Vaské.

How Simple Automation Saves Time And Tedium In PR

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Muck Rack also deserves a mention – while it doesn’t have the list generation capabilities of Cision, it finds journalist’s information and ties it to their Twitter, offering real-time information on what that specific journalist is writing and talking about on social media.

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30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

PR Daily

Write a unique résumé for every position (to please the bots). Stephanie Vozza shares six ways to create a technology-friendly CV in her “ How to write a résumé that will impress a bot ” piece. The tandem documents afford you a chance to go into more detail about your experience.

6 crucial actions to take before releasing content

PR Daily

A Documented Content Strategy. Write down what goals you want to achieve—and keep your list handy as you start your content journey. Marketing Media Relations Writing & EditingWith the barrier of entry at an all-time low, it can feel easy to publish at a relentless pace.

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Happy Birthday World Wide Web

PR in High Definition

The first ever web page was a communications document ; a guide on how to use the web. Blog communications happy birthday technology world wide web wwwAllow me a brief retrospective: it’s 2004 and I’ve just graduated, but I’m visiting friends still at university.

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Will Artificial Intelligence Replace Writers and Content Marketers?

PR 20/20

The analyst firm says: “Business content, such as shareholder reports, legal documents, market reports, press releases, articles and white papers, are all candidates for automated writing tools.”. This isn’t to say the technology won’t exist to do that. Technology

Tech Tools We Love for Solo PR Pros

Solo PR Pro

Sweet Process allows you to document repetitive tasks so that you can see what work you can free up, eventually sharing with contractors or employees. Michelle has over 20 years' experience in communications management, writing, public relations, administration and broadcasting.

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Product | Project Manager

Onclusive

Define and document key project metrics such as milestones, delivery dates, action items, risks, and keep information evergreen. . Writing User Stories for new products / Creating Wireframe. Ability to master new technologies quickly .

Corporate Reputation And The Whistleblower Culture

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Her new memoir, Whistleblower , recounts the events that drove her to document the harassment and objectification she experienced in the now-legendary blog post about her “very, very strange year at Uber.”

Living and Working in PR in South Africa : Lessons and takeaways ten years later

Karen Freberg

So, I wanted to write about the lessons I have learned from my time in South Africa and how this one experience has helped shape who I am today as a professor. Academics Communications Emerging Technologies Public Relations social media South Africa South Africa Internship

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7 Media Statistics from an Annual Survey of Reporters that Gives PR a Glimpse of their Mindset

Sword and the Script

6) Technology that will change reporting. When asked which technologies are having the biggest impact on the job of reporting, the answers stacked up as follows (globally): 34% said “updated social media algorithms;”. 26% said “better and cheaper video production technology;”.

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15 enduring keys to PR success

PR Daily

Without question, technology has significantly changed the practice of public relations. Insist upon it—in your thinking, in your writing, in understanding your role. Every document you write, including early drafts, has your name on it. Seeing it before you write it.

How to Create a Content Marketing Plan

Critical Mention

Did you know that over 60% of businesses don’t have a documented content marketing strategy according to CMI and MarketingProfs? Although this may seem straightforward, writing in your brand’s voice while also appealing to your audience takes a lot of practice.

The Importance of “Being Human” in Marketing

Critical Mention

Document company social events and get behind-the-scenes photos. Passionate about all things communications, Jolie found her dream job as a copywriter with Critical Mention, where she’s continuing her passion for writing and editing.

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Corporate Reputation And The Whistleblower Culture

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Her new memoir, Whistleblower , recounts the events that drove her to document the harassment and toxicity she experienced in the now-legendary blog post about her “very, very strange year at Uber.”. Lepore writes, “Businesses have regulations, compliance departments, and inspections.

7 ways to set boundaries for PR professionals

PR Daily

Factoring in staffing constraints, the time it takes to learn new tools and technology and the sometimes-outlandish demands from clients and executives, communications professionals are constantly being asked to do more with less.

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Lysol maker warns against ingestion, Google and Facebook add transparency features, and Ogilvy tells communicators to be ‘AWARE’

PR Daily

In a blog post, Google wrote : Advertisers will need to submit personal identification, business incorporation documents or other information that proves who they are and the country in which they operate.

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The Importance of “Being Human” in Marketing

Critical Mention

Document company social events and get behind-the-scenes photos. Passionate about all things communications, Jolie found her dream job as a copywriter with Critical Mention, where she’s continuing her passion for writing and editing.

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PR Tips For Winning Business Awards

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

It’s also a good idea to consider data visualizations as a supporting document for some awards to substantiate the numbers. For B2B technology companies, publications like The Drum , Digiday, Campaign, Forbes, and Ad Age all put on annual award programs.

10 PR Tips for Making Your Company Easier to Cover

Sword and the Script

Better organize your announcements and media contacts, make the “news” easy to find and stick to business etiquette; pro PR tips About a year ago I started writing a monthly summary of PR technology news.

3 Studies with Benchmarks for Content Marketing, Blogging and Webinars [UML]

Sword and the Script

Of those, 84% say they outsource content creation; distribution, technology, strategy and measurement were distant followers. How long does it take to write the average blog post? 3 hours and 57 minutes; 38% of bloggers report it takes more than 4 hours to write a post; and.

10 Easy Hacks To Make You a Productivity Ninja

Cision

This time management technique is designed to get you in an uninterrupted flow and keep you focused for 25-minutes at a time (I’m writing this is in a 25-minute block of time using a Pomodoro app on my phone). Do you know what technology consumers expect to see when traveling?

What those performance review phrases actually mean

PR Daily

Whether you’re writing one for your employees or will soon be the recipient of one from your boss, you should take a moment to unravel the “HR speak” so prevalent in these documents. Phrase : Greg does not consistently avail himself of existing technology.

5 Ways PR Can Maximize Thought Leadership

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

For many who work in specialized niches, like B2B technology or high-end interior design, thought leadership is highly desirable, helping to improve a brand’s reputation and even its bottom line. Be sure to document everything. Write the book.

How To Create a Simple Facebook Messenger Bot

Cision

Jes Stiles of Search Engine Journal writes that “Facebook Messenger is the most attractive platform on which to run bots for marketers…due to 1 billion monthly active users, payment, and advertiser integration, as well as a healthy developer ecosystem.”

The Importance of “Being Human” in Marketing

Critical Mention

Document company social events and get behind-the-scenes photos. Passionate about all things communications, Jolie found her dream job as a copywriter with Critical Mention, where she’s continuing her passion for writing and editing.

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#SelfPub – Part 2: Finding Alphas*

ZudePR

Similarly if one or two of them highlight an itch you were dying to scratch during the first-draft-writing phase, you know you were right in the first place. iii:) I started writing my book on 9 January. 6 Be flexible with your technology I wrote my first draft in Google Docs.

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An AI in PR primer

Stephen Waddington

Artificial intelligence (AI), has become a catch all term to describe technology that simplifies a task for a human being. Technology is impacting PR work in a variety of ways, including the simplification of tasks; listening and monitoring; and automation.

6 ways PR pros and communicators can say 'no'

PR Daily

There is nothing wrong with saying, “We don’t set up or monitor surveys, but we can help you write the survey questions,” or “Please have someone take the picture and send it to us.”. Follow the lead of engineers and information technology types who are experts at fighting “scope creep.”

6 Major Marketing AI Takeaways from MAICON

PR 20/20

As marketers, we’re obsessed with trends and technologies that make us more efficient, drive better campaign results and simplify performance reporting. So, what if you could gain access to technologies that would make your day to day better? AI-powered technology is in its infancy.

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Letter from Middlesbrough: 13 lessons from Mary Meeker’s 2019 report

Stephen Waddington

Technology is also enabling a remote workforce. The report cites Slack, Google Documents, Airtable and Help Scout as enabling technologies. #13 13 Turning the classroom inside out The education market is rapidly being disrupted by technology.

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PR Software Vendors Wrestle with Cybersecurity [PR Tech Sum]

Sword and the Script

Welcome to the first PR technology summary ( PR tech sum ) of 2020. For those new to it, the PR tech sum, it’s a monthly roundup of all the news coming from the vendor community that develops and sells PR technology. And now, here’s this month’s PR technology summary….

How to Create a Successful B2B Content Strategy

B2B PR Sense

Studies have revealed that of the 88% of B2B marketers who use content marketing, only 32% have a documented strategy. The most-effective marketers are more likely to document their content marketing strategy. --Joe

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

Sword and the Script

By the way, the WSJ reporter on that byline used to write for PRWeek). The Role of Technology on the Legal Market. for demand to come back, technology innovation accelerated. There are many aspects of legal services that are delivered or augmented with technology.

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How to Self-Publish Your Content Cheap and Quick

Cision

But this post isn’t about helping you write your book. Kawasaki has worked both with publishing houses and self-published, and his understanding of each helps to give perspective to the different aspects of writing and editing a long-form piece of content (book).

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Letter from Whitley Bay

Stephen Waddington

Planning a backlash: Gillette, Amazon and Greggs Kate Hartley, co-founder of social media crisis simulator Polpeo is writing a book about the impact of technology on issues and crisis. My job next week is to write how to guides for each of the main platforms. It’s a rare book business and a new quarterly print publication focused on increasing the visibility of writing by women and their contributions throughout history.

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