Thu.May 06, 2021

6 openings to avoid when pitching reporters

PR Daily

Crisis comms and media relations expert Nick Lanyi shares some of the more offensive ledes that will doom your pitch. Cold emailing is a big part of the PR/media relations job. And it’s a tough ask.

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7 Virtual Events for Journalists and Bloggers in May 2021

Cision

The coming weeks offer several unique events for journalists and bloggers, covering solutions journalism, food writing, and more. Media Blog

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5 answers to top questions about Clubhouse

PR Daily

Ragan Training experts deliver tactics to help you succeed. Here are answers to common questions communicators have about the trending social audio platform. Clubhouse was a pandemic success story and isn’t going away any time soon.

UK Media Moves including Place North West, the Evening Standard, CIO UK and more

Cision

Place North West appoints Julia Hatmaker as Deputy Editor; new roles for Sarah Harvey and Dan Kilpatrick at the Evening Standard; Doug Drinkwater now Editor of CIO UK. Media Blog

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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.

5 failproof strategies to help today’s PR pros generate real results

Agility PR Solutions

Public relations is all about appealing to your audience. It’s no longer just about writing press releases and making phone calls to important people; it extends into the digital sphere and includes things like content marketing, social media management, and website copy.

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Today’s workers are reluctant to admit they lack tech skills

Agility PR Solutions

The corporate world has shifted remarkably since COVID set it, and a greater on technology has proven to be a key differentiator in business success—and this trend is not likely to change in the post-COVID environment. This is just as true in marketing and communications as any other industry.

PR Measurement: Measuring PR Success Through KPI Evaluations

Prowly

Let’s get one thing clear: your brand’s reputation matters. For better or worse, the public’s perception of you will have a big impact on your sales, revenue, and growth. This is one reason why PR is so vitally important.

ICYMI: Bulldog’s Top 10 most popular posts in April

Agility PR Solutions

Happy Spring! As the world starts to approach some semblance of normal (but with still a ways to go), our Bulldog coverage is keeping pace and beginning to turn focus back to the everyday issues and concerns of doing PR, and this is reflected in our Top 10 posts from April.

Five New Social Media Trends all Marketers should know about

Prohibition

The world of social media is constantly changing and evolving – keeping social media managers and marketers on their toes! Last month, we saw some really exciting updates to the world of social media across all platforms. Here’s five of them that all marketers should know about.

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.

Why is crisis communications training so vital to success?

Axia PR

Find out the top traits and tips for successful crisis communications leaders. Every team is going through some level of crisis or disruption right now considering we’re in month 13 of living through a global pandemic.

Press Release Example: What to Include in Your Next Press Release

PR Fuel

An effective press release will give you the attention of the general public through its media coverage. It isn’t, however, as simple as writing the first thing that comes to mind.

What Is The StoryBrand BrandScript One-Liner?

Axia PR

Are you aware that business owners and companies are sometimes unaware of how to properly introduce their brands? When presented with a question of what your company does, it is tempting to blurt out a direct, non-persuasive response.

How to Wow Your Audience with LinkedIn Video

HMA Public Relations

LinkedIn Live videos get, on average, 7x more reactions and 24x more comments than native video produced by the same broadcasters. Learn from Autumn more about this new feature on LinkedIn. Featured Social Media Chandler Chamber Marketing Summit LinkedIn Marketing Video

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.

Peloton escalates crisis response with treadmill recall, exclusives lead to media coverage, and Uber protests changes to gig worker regulation

PR Daily

Also: New York Times sees record subscription growth, NASA celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Twitter changes image sizes, and more.