Freedom of Information is More Relevant Than Ever

HMA Public Relations

Today, March 16, is Freedom of Information Day. The post Freedom of Information is More Relevant Than Ever appeared first on HMA Public Relations. This day is an annual event held during Sunshine Week and celebrates the birthday of President James Madison. .

Information Silos are Hurting your Crisis Preparedness

Melissa Agnes

Information silos can trigger issues and handicap your crisis management. Something that I see many organizations suffer from – especially large organizations that have been around for decades – is an information silo’d mindset, and thus culture.

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Top 10 Game Informer Staff on Twitter


We have the top 10 Game Informer magazine staff on Twitter, ranked by the number of followers. The post Top 10 Game Informer Staff on Twitter appeared first on Cision.

Infographic: Become Informed on Copyright Compliance


But staying informed can help you protect your content, boost your reputation and keep your brand compliant with copyright protection laws. With the latest information on copyright laws, you can protect your brand and learn how to share content safely.

Media Monitoring and The Information Iceberg


With a social analysis tool, brands can segment all of the available data to identify different themes, answer questions and inform future strategy.

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Infographic: Tangible Information Remains a Driver of IR Website Traffic from Wall Street


The post Infographic: Tangible Information Remains a Driver of IR Website Traffic from Wall Street appeared first on Cision.

Using Google Analytics to Inform your B2B Tech PR Program

Shift Communications

cta] The post Using Google Analytics to Inform your B2B Tech PR Program appeared first on SHIFT Communications PR Agency - Boston | New York | San Francisco | Austin. You may have noticed already that we talk a lot about data-driven PR at SHIFT.

Public Relations: The Two Sides of Information Access

Waxing UnLyrical

Boston and the world recently got an unfortunate and disturbing lesson on and reminder of the power…and the perils…of information access. The perils lay in the ability of anyone, anywhere…at any time…to acquire information that, sadly, could be used to inflict harm on others.

What Information Is Not

Waxing UnLyrical

It used to proclaim at program breaks: “WXXX, where information is power.&#. Information of itself (in hands other than Google’s, Facebook’s, or the FBI’s) is useless. “It’s too much information at once!&#

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CONTENT MARKETING CASE STUDY – How Bupa is turning itself into Australia’s go-to destination for health-related information

PR Warrior

The post CONTENT MARKETING CASE STUDY – How Bupa is turning itself into Australia’s go-to destination for health-related information appeared first on PR Warrior | Trevor Young. Bupa is an international healthcare group that serves 32 million customers in 190 countries, and employs 84,000 people.

42 posts to inform your influencer marketing and PR strategies

Media Bullseye

Media Bullseye has collected some of the best and most useful articles written about tips for influencer campaigns, examples of successful efforts, and how to measure the relationships to provide readers with a comprehensive resource of information on this marketing and PR tactic.

Making That Pesky and Inaccurate Information on the Internet Go Away

Ishmael's Corner

The post Making That Pesky and Inaccurate Information on the Internet Go Away appeared first on Storytelling Techniques For Effective Business Communications. The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications.

Cloud-based newsroom keeps customers informed during crises


” In such instances, the design changes to elevate key attributes that everyone is searching for, such as the power outage map, contact information and a link to report outages. Jackson Electric Membership Corp.

Cloud-based newsroom keeps customers informed during crises

PR Daily

We were actually very fortunate that we’d launched our site ahead of that, because suddenly we had this great resource that we could point people to get up-to-the minute information,” says April Sorrow, director of PR and communication for the utility. Jackson Electric Membership Corp.

Will NBC’s Statement on Costas Inform Fox News’ Treatment of Shepard Smith?

PR News

The post Will NBC’s Statement on Costas Inform Fox News’ Treatment of Shepard Smith? And you thought the story of Sean Hannity seemingly changing his tune on Judge Roy Moore’s fitness for office was the only big story coming from Fox News Tuesday night. Well, one of Hannity’s colleagues at Fox News, anchor Shepard Smith, is being trounced today for speaking his mind about the weakness of evidence behind a story… Continued.

3 essential online monitoring tactics for informed brand building

PR Daily

Yet many businesses put all their eggs in one basket, missing precious information about their brand, competition and industry. After tracking the articles in which a brand is mentioned, you should extract three important pieces of information: · Where was your brand mentioned?

Information Security Software Engineer - Baltimore, MD

Flack Me

Company: Agora, Inc. Location: Baltimore, Maryland Industry: New Media - Other Career Level: Mid Level Career (5+ yrs experience) Minimum Education: None Required Job Status: Full Time

EgyptAir urges a halt to ‘misleading information’ about missing jet

PR Daily

After a jet vanished over the Mediterranean with 66 people aboard Thursday, EgyptAir used Twitter and its website to deny “all misleading information published by news websites and on the social media channels regarding the reasons of the disappearance of EGYPTAIR flight MS804.”.

Who Is Fighting Fake News? [article]

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

has radically changed journalism and public relations , two industries that rely on the free exchange of information and ideas. ” It’s a war of information being waged on keyboards and in the cloud and it affects all of us. Web 2.0

Don’t bury the lede: Put crucial information first

PR Daily

Corporate communicators know not to “bury the lede,” but that’s not always the case with your clients and executives, many of whom insist on putting background or irrelevant information front and center.

The relevance of informal diction in social media

The Stalwart Blog

And whether or not people agree with the usage of these informal words, it works in the end because people are talking about it. Brands are using this as an informal and uncharacteristic way to be personable with who they are trying to connect with.

Ill-informed politicians and journalists kicking NHS PR professionals – again

Stuart Bruce

The Telegraph has an incredibly ill-informed article on ‘NHS ‘spin bill’ soars as crisis grows’ Oh the irony of a journalist falling for a politician’s spin about spin.

Is it always a mistake to repeat inaccurate information?

PR Daily

Three years ago, I published a post called “ Seven things to do when reporters get it wrong ,” in which I offered the following advice: In print journalism, you almost always have forums available to you for a response, such as a letter to the editor or op-ed. If it’s an option, use it.

Surprisingly, Tangible Information Remains a Driver of IR Website Traffic from Wall Street

Beyond PR

With Question 4 of the 2017 Shareholder Communications 365 Study, we learned that only 20% of institutional investors visit your investor relations website to read your news releases.

How Media & PR React to a Crisis in the Age of Information Overload and Trump

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: Donald Trump may be the perfect metaphor for crisis communications today. A crisis has always brought out lots of internal corporate or personal angst and media coverage and the dark art of crisis PR.

Officials use Twitter to spread information, share condolences after Brussels attacks

PR Daily

The crisis is ongoing and officials are still disseminating information. Brussels Airport kept people updated with information, safety warnings and instructions through its Twitter account ( @BrusselsAirport ): There have been 2 explosions at the airport.

How to make pesky, inaccurate information on the Internet go away

PR Daily

It’s not easy to scrub the Web of information about a brand that just plain isn't correct. If the information about you or your company is blatantly wrong on a reputable site, correct the information.

7 years of Intelligibility


Industry Insights & Trends business business cycles communicators information intelligibility PR PR tools public relations technology Happy between week: the most highly anticipated time of year for yours truly.

Getting More Coverage! Press Release Best Practices


Provide Tools and Information. Providing journalists with the tools and information they need to use your news release is important. Provide background information about your company – Don’t assume that journalists are familiar with your company or your products.

Tool of the Month – WhatDoTheyKnow?

PR in High Definition

Freedom of Information requests – anyone can ask to access information recorded by public organisations and they’re a great way to gather new research, garner interesting industry insight and tap into business and consumer sentiment. Not only does the site help you to make a new request, it also publishes all the requests and responses to other users – the information you need may well already be there, ready to use.

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#measurePR Recap (November 2016): Measuring Engagement

Waxing UnLyrical

Our trio of guests included: Ashley Brown , Head of Global Communications at Spredfast; Austin Gaule , Media Analysis Director at Universal Information Services; and Angie Jeffrey , Vice President Brand Management at ABX Advertising Benchmark Index.

Please Kill the RFP

RH Strategic

PR Best Practices PR Insights best practices dc pr agency public relations request for information RFI RFP rh rhstrategic seattleLet’s kill the RFP as a tool to find the best PR firm. Having been on the receiving end of numerous RFPs over the years, I can confidently state it is time to replace them with a simpler, yet far more effective process. As it happens, a lot of PR-agency RFPs represent lost time for the. Read More. The post Please Kill the RFP appeared first on RH Strategic.

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How, and why, to develop your key messages

Public Relations Sydney

Uncategorized information control key messages Communication – it’s difficult enough to spell and can be even harder to achieve in the real world. Many professional novelists are secretly astounded at the messages or themes that readers take away from their books.

Batter Up: The Bad Pitch From HR!

Bad Pitch Blog

departments bad pitches benefits packages blocked emails careful pitching Human Resources humorous stories information technology We all know that PR folk are not the only ones who send bad pitches! As we are aware, our HR colleagues pitch all day, every day.

How to turn an event into several months’ worth of content for your business

PR Warrior

But don’t forget the power of ‘old school’ physical (versus virtual) content, for example, branded informational events such as workshops, seminars and breakfast get-togethers or after-work meet-ups that feature an expert guest speaker. It’s great to blog, create podcasts and publish videos to YouTube.

Australia Joins Other Nations Investigating Facebook

Ron Torossian

Angelene Falk, information and privacy commissioner for the Office of the Australian Information Commission, told the media: “Given the global nature … READ MORE ». Now, the Facebook debacle that began with Cambridge Analytica has gone “global.”

How to Write News Release Headlines Reporters Love

Business Wire

We review the technical changes and the behavioral changes that directly affect the visibility and consumption of information. Once we gather this information, we make tactical suggestions that PR professionals can use to increase the success of their work.

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Decoding Facebook’s Changes: 5 Ways PR Professionals Can Generate Reach and Impact in 2018

Business Wire

The reality is, if you want to guarantee people see your information in Facebook, and you have not yet built up your community or news-sharing army, the fastest way to do this is through paid advertising options.

How to Write a Professional Press Release

Business Wire

CONTACT INFORMATION Include contact information of someone who will be responsible for handling media inquiries. This article details exactly what content should populate a press release and where it should be found within the release.

Why Newswires? The Past, Present & Future of Trusted News

Business Wire

Newswires have a long tradition of fulfilling an industry need for the dissemination of market moving information to a wide range of news organizations and other stakeholders. Business Wire has access to a lot of information.