July, 2007

Facebook Can Improve Your Media Relations

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While I poke fun at social networks, Facebook has been a lot of fun and taught me a few things. The experience has inspired me to create a poorly-produced video series called Facebook Confessional.

Wanna Write for the Bad Pitch Blog?

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It’s summer, I have that other blog, Richard has a new book. The end result is lighter posting than usual here. And that''s saying something! “We We never call, we never write,” but we still love The Bad Pitch Blog. So lets make lemonade out of this situation…it IS summer and all.

Enter the "Best Pitch Ever" Contest By July 13th

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MyRagan and the YoungPRPros have extended the "Best Pitch Ever" Contest to Friday, July 13, 2007. Be sure to enter and compete for a free Southwest Airlines ticket and a free, one-year-subscription to PRWeek (a $200 value). More details here. Blue Ribbon uploaded by edensgate

When Your Reporter Changes Jobs

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It happens all the time. You’ve finally established a relationship with THE reporter on your beat at one of THE top media outlets. And just as you’re about to pat yourself on the back, he changes jobs. Now what? Heads Up Determine why the reporter is moving on.

Harness the Power of Influencers and Advocates

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

Get Ready for Guest Host Posts

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Inspired title, no? Further proof we need help around here. Thanks to everyone that''s submitted a request to write for the Bad Pitch blog. If we have not gotten back to you yet, we will. You''ll start to see some of the guest-contributed posts yet this week. And speaking of week, enjoy yours