Thu.Feb 18, 2021

Remembering the diverse pioneers of PR: Joseph Varney Baker

PR Daily

The early PR industry, like all areas of American life, benefitted greatly from the contributions of Black visionaries. Here’s the story of the man behind the first Black-owned PR firm.

10 Influential Black Journalists You Should be Following

Cision

To celebrate Black History Month, we’re taking a look at 10 Black journalists telling the stories that are an essential part of the conversation. Media Blog

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How Goodwill combats misinformation

PR Daily

The nonprofit’s PR leader offers a masterclass in tackling fake news and malicious rumors. How do you squash a rumor that won’t die? In today’s hyper-connected society, anyone with a grudge and an internet connection can do serious damage to your company.

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Webinar Rewind: Effective Brand Monitoring & Management Techniques

Cision

PR pros from top brands on the how's and why's of brand monitoring and reputation management. US Blog

Harness the Power of Influencers and Advocates

Learn how to find and use influencers and advocates to gain buyer's trust on your behalf.

Acceleron and HLK connect farmers with resources to fight the stigma of mental illness

PR Daily

Recognizing mental health crisis in the heartland, HLK and Acceleron launched a campaign to link hurting farmers with resources, winning Best Brand Activism honors in PR Daily’s 2020 CSR Awards. Amid an agricultural downturn, farmers were suffering in silence.

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Thousands of brands’ ads found on sites with COVID-19 misinformation, Facebook labels UK climate change posts, and job listing language leads to museum’s leadership change

PR Daily

Also: Gimlet’s ‘Reply All’ podcast co-host steps back amid backlash, Aquarium of the Pacific makes a splash on TikTok, McDonald’s delights with chicken sandwich ‘drop’, and more.

PR Hacks: Sure-fire Shortcuts to Public Relations Success

Bianchi Biz Blog

Every public relations professional, whether they’re involved in corporate PR or work with a PR agency, is looking for a competitive advantage. They want to be more efficient, more effective, more impactful … and perhaps more appreciated.

Did your media relations work lead to success for your organization or client?

PR Daily

Showcase your efforts by entering Ragan’s Media Relations Awards. The entry deadline is Friday, March 19. The post Did your media relations work lead to success for your organization or client? appeared first on PR Daily. Ragan Awards

Top tech skills required for a thriving marketing career

Agility PR Solutions

Marketing is a rewarding career field that can allow professionals to use a wide variety of talents to market products, companies, or ideas to consumers. Advertising has left print media and found its way into digital marketing. It’s no secret digital marketing is a money-making business.

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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.

UK Media Moves including The Guardian, Daily Mail, Funds Europe and more

Cision

Aubrey Allegretti joining The Guardian as a Political Correspondent; Harriet Line appointed Chief Political Correspondent at the Daily Mail; Romil Patel is now Director, International & ESG Editor at Funds Europe. Media Blog

How the ‘Framing Britney Spears’ NYT Documentary Affected Hulu’s Earned Media Mentions

Critical Mention

Share Tweet Share. The New York Times Presents, a docu-series on Hulu , has released episodes containing riveting stories about the lives of people such as the awe-inspiring doctors and nurses who’ve dedicated their time alleviating the pandemic’s damage to U.S.

Social listening analysis of COVID-19 vaccines: market research guide

Awario

Every day millions of people share their opinions, thoughts, and feelings online. They post on social media, leave comments on videos and forums, and write blog posts.

How to adopt agile PR strategies (and why it’s essential in 2021)

Muck Rack

How to adopt agile PR strategies (and why it’s essential in 2021

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.

The Best Piece of Writing Advice You’ll Ever Need

PRSay

If you read a lot about how to write well, then eventually you’ll come across brilliant statements that are jewels of their kind. I recently found an almost flawless diamond from more than 100 years ago: “Good writing is clear thinking made visible.”. It comes from the great American writer Ambrose Bierce , a celebrated cynic, novelist, playwright, poet and author — most famous for his satirical “The Devil’s Dictionary” and the short story “An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge.”

7 Social Media Trends that came into play in January 2021

Prohibition

If there’s one thing to learn from the first month of 2021, other than how hard it is to stick to Dry January during lockdown, it’s that despite the feeling like the world’s come to complete a stand-still, the land of social media never stops evolving.

Has New Business Development Changed?

HMA Public Relations

So much about the workplace has changed because of the pandemic. Work-from-home has become the norm, more and more meetings are taking place virtually using a variety of different platforms and we’ve been challenged to find ways to network.

8 media relations lessons from the Senate impeachment trial

Agility PR Solutions

The recently concluded Senate impeachment trial of former President Trump provided important lessons for PR pros regarding media interviews.

Public Relations for Businesses Today

Speaker: Ronn Torossian, Founder and CEO of 5W Public Relations

Ronn Torossian, Founder and CEO of 5W Public Relations, and one of America’s most prolific and well-respected crisis communications professionals will be participating in a Q&A with Public Relations Today to discuss the state of public relations and how it relates to business today.

The impeachment narratives that captured public and media interest

NewsWhip

Former President Donald Trump was acquitted of the charge of inciting an insurrection in his impeachment trial in the Senate last week.