7 Ways PR People Can Support Journalism

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

What’s more alarming are indications that journalism is under siege for its role in democracy. Beyond our own consumption, now is a great time to support the types of journalism that are under the most pressure — local news reporting and investigative journalism.

4 Brands Running Successful Brand Journalism Programs

Cision

For your brand’s content to be successful, you need to implement brand journalism. Through a combination of journalistic storytelling and brand strategy, brand journalism spreads awareness of your brand and influences purchasing decisions. Best Practices Featured brand journalism

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What is Brand Journalism?

Cision

What is brand journalism? Brand journalism is no different than content marketing. However, brand journalism is different. The difference between brand journalism and content marketing isn’t to be found in outputs. Brand Journalism in Action.

Jay Baer Asks: Is Social Media And Journalism Linked?

Cision

Recently, Cision published the 2017 Global Social Journalism Study , conducted in partnership with Canterbury Christ Church University, which surveyed journalists on their social media habits, preferences and views. Jay Baer: Are social media and journalism completely linked?

Get Your Free 2015 Social Journalism Study…& Infographic!

Cision

Our 2015 Social Journalism Study explores how media professionals use social media in their daily lives. Featured Trends journalists Social journalism study social mediaThe state of the media continues to shift as social media networks expand their offerings and features.

How Social Media Is Paving a New Path for Journalism

Cision

More than half of journalists surveyed in Cision’s recent Social Journalism Study believe that they would not be able to carry out their work without turning to their social media accounts for help. Featured Trends journalists Social journalism study social media

3 Questions to Ask Before Diving Into Brand Journalism

Cision

It may be time to say out with the old (traditional TV advertising) and in with the new (brand journalism). Brand journalism is found to be 92 percent more effective at increasing awareness and 168 percent more powerful when it comes to driving consumers to the buy button.

NYC Journalism Mourns One of its Own

Ron Torossian

Journalism as a trade is undergoing a strange shift , both in ideals and applications. As this is happening, there’s an Old Guard who carried the torch for traditional journalism their entire lives who are dying off, leaving a legacy and an example for others to follow.

4 Pitfalls of Brand Journalism to Avoid

AirPR

PR Education brand journalism content marketing content tips PR public relations SAP Tim ClarkPerhaps for obvious reasons, we (meaning the AirPR crew) tend to obsess about all things “owned content.”

5 Ways to Ride the Social Journalism Trend

Cision

Journalism and PR have changed over the past several years. As the latest edition of Cision’s annual Global Social Journalism Study shows, journalists are using social media not only for publishing and promoting their content, but also interacting with audiences.

3 Factors That Shape Your Brand Journalism Strategy

Cision

That’s where brand journalism comes into play. Unlike content marketing , brand journalism places people front and center, rather than the products that affect those people. Brand journalism aims to attract new audiences and guide them towards other messaging without self-promotion.

Free White Paper! Build a Brand Journalism Program

Cision

The key is brand journalism, a subtle form of storytelling that benefits both your brand and your audience. Through brand journalism, you can strengthen your reputation, attract the attention of your audience and influence their purchasing decisions.

Why 99% of companies should completely forget about brand journalism

Communications Conversations

Relatively recently, Verizon joined a number of big companies in the business of brand journalism. ” It’s hardly the first brand to try brand journalism. But, will this brand journalism trend continue?

Cronkite Award – Recognizing Excellence in Journalism

HMA Public Relations

writes about her experience at the Cronkite School of Journalism's awards luncheon. The post Cronkite Award – Recognizing Excellence in Journalism appeared first on HMA Public Relations. Laurie Munn, from marketing & member communications at Mercy Care Plan and our guest blogger.

Journalism and News Trends for PR Pros

Cision

The revenue model for journalism is at best in flux, and at worst, in chaos. Serious journalism from unexpected sources. Vice magazine, originally a local magazine in Montreal and best-known for local coverage and shock journalism, grew into Vice Media. More data journalism.

When Journalism Fails

Flatiron Communications

I was so frustrated one recent Sunday morning, I tweet-shouted at the hosts: @jdickerson , @GStephanopoulos : the power of #journalism lies in the follow-up Qs, otherwise it’s just #PR. The post When Journalism Fails appeared first on Flatiron Communications LLC. Elizabeth Holmes.

3 Rewards to Reap From Brand Journalism

Cision

The answer is brand journalism. Brand journalism combines journalistic storytelling tactics with brand strategy to engage audiences and increase brand reputation. So what will your brand get out of brand journalism? Best Practices Featured brand journalism content marketing

Brand journalism is the new PR

PR Daily

Think your company’s communications doesn’t need journalism? Brand journalism will make you think again. Join us in these cities and learn how to combine lively storytelling and your organization’s voice to form brand journalism: January 22 - Charlotte, NC.

5 reasons PR should own brand journalism

PR Daily

Communicators are butting heads over brand journalism. Public relations, marketing and members of digital teams often wrestle over control of brand journalism. Who is best suited for brand journalism initiatives? Brand journalism campaigns need a strategy.

Uber Flap Shines Harsh Light on Tech Journalism

Flack's Revenge

Uber executive Emil Michaels got in hot water this week amidst news that he had threatened to hire researchers to dig up dirt on hostile journalists, or more specifically, Sara Lacy – and spread dirt about her personal life. The episode brought more negative attention to Uber.

Native Advertising: Where Content Marketing and Journalism Overlap

Cision

The emergence of native advertising on editorial sites is giving birth to a new discipline that combines marketing and journalism. The late David Carr , an esteemed New York Times columnist tweeted this: All brand-sponsored journalism does not suck.

Digital journalism is alive but is digital PR?

Norton's Notes

Today the BBC announced that it is cutting almost 500 jobs but reinvesting in a further 195 posts to back what it calls ‘digital journalism’. So I think we can safely say that digital journalism is where the BBC believes the future of that industry is headed.

Double-dipping exposes reputation risk in blurred boundaries of PR and journalism

PR Conversations

And in an age when we are inundated with information and distraction, civil society desperately needs journalism to be credible as it offers curation, analysis and insight. When trust in journalism is broken, everyone loses.

Here We Go Again. The Downfall of Journalism Traces to the Rise of PR

Ishmael's Corner

TechCrunch is the latest publication to play the tired narrative that the public relations industry is behind the woes of modern day journalism, GMOs and global warming. In the latest bullish show from TechCrunch, Alex Wilhelm looks into the camera, laments the state of the journalism and recites these “horrifying” statistics: There are 4.6 Journalism PR journalism and public relations PR professionals public relations public relations industry TechCrunch

2016 Global Social Journalism Study: How to Reach More Journalists on Social Media

Cision

According to Cision’s 2016 Global Social Journalism Study published this week, nearly half (48 percent) of U.S. Just take a look at the following snapshot from the Global Social Journalism Study. Connecting with journalists via social media should be a no-brainer for any PR pro.

15 PR, marketing and journalism pros to follow on Twitter

PR Daily

Start with this list of 15 communication professionals who are experts in journalism, PR, marketing, social media and writing: Journalism. Twitter can be a great way to keep up with current news and industry best practices.

The PR Opportunity for Brands as Publishers Tinker with Journalism

Sword and the Script

Recently, I received notice from the publisher of a local business journal that the “People on the Move” section is up for sale. It looks to me like this change will take place at many, if not all, of the weeklies in the American City Business Journals (ACBJ) network.

Will quality journalism become extinct?

PR in High Definition

This week, the News Media Association (NMA) wrote to ministers to say that it is becoming “increasingly difficult” to fund quality journalism, and the diversion of advertising revenues is to blame. Other papers with significant readerships, like The Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal and the Daily Telegraph, have followed suit with paywalls. The post Will quality journalism become extinct?

PR vs. Journalism: Why Rivalry Hurts Both

Waxing UnLyrical

For as long as journalism and public relations have existed, there’s been rivalry between them. PR vs. Journalism: Why Rivalry Hurts Both. Communication Guest Posts Matt LaCasse Media Public Relations fighting journalism rivalry working together

The Rise of “Gotcha!” Reporting and Fall of Journalism

LTPR

Reporting and Fall of Journalism appeared first on LTPR. Media Relations PR Best Practices communications Gotcha Journalism Gotcha Reporting journalism LT Public Relations LTPR media media relations PR public relations

The State Of Journalism, How It Might Evolve, And How PR Can Help

SeeDepth

By Seedepth The media industry and journalism are experiencing significant change. This dynamic creates new and complicated challenges for journalists and PR pros, who may end up relying on each other now more than ever to save journalism. We interviewed a few PR leaders in Boston to get their takes on journalism and changes we might see in 2017. Ian Bruce, VP corporate marketing at MongoDB says “Journalism is dying.

Content marketing and brand journalism best practices

PR Daily

You need content marketing and brand journalism. Push your organization past competitors to the top of your field with takeaways from the Brand Journalism and Content Marketing Summit, Nov.

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5 journalism trends affecting PR in 2017

PR Daily

The news media landscape continues to transform; PR professionals must adapt our methods and approaches accordingly. A report from Cision sheds light on important issues that PR pros face in 2017. Let’s look at five trends affecting the industry, along with tips for keeping up: 1.

Just Like Bad PR, There’s Bad Journalism Out There

Ishmael's Corner

Which brings me to a recent episode of bad journalism, a USA Today feature with the headline, “7 Companies Outspend Apple on Innovation,” by Matt Krantz. Uncategorized bad Journalism bad pr bad public relations contrarian storytelling

How to Write a News Release in the Modern Age of Journalism

B2B PR Sense

Let’s see exactly how journalism has changed in the last decade, and what this means for your press release. A lot has happened since the glory days of 10 or 15 years ago, when newsrooms were full and buzzing, and journalism was a bustling career.

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The Phoenix Business Journal’s Corporate Philanthropy Awards

HMA Public Relations

Bre attended the Phoenix Business Journal's Corporate Philanthropy awards yesterday with one of HMA's clients. The post The Phoenix Business Journal’s Corporate Philanthropy Awards appeared first on HMA Public Relations.

Brand journalism: Why the faulty arguments must end

PR Daily

stated in bold letters, " There''s no such thing as brand journalism." brand journalism. I had to smile; it included brand journalism in its list to affirm that it doesn''t exist. Let the brand journalism rant begin. An elitist''s view of journalism.

When journalism and public relations intersect

PR Daily

Many journalists have taken to social media, particularly Twitter, to promote their stories online. As publishers increasingly rely on analytics to measure the performance of their journalists, every click counts. The New York Times.

Publications Continue to Characterize Brand Journalism as “The Devil Wears a Keyboard.”

Ishmael's Corner

With the story “ The Invasion of Corporate News , The Financial Times became the latest publication to skewer brand journalism. I suppose the FT figured a headline along the lines of “You’re Too Stupid to Figure Out Journalism from Propaganda” might alienate readers.

Flawed Dot Connecting from Washington Post Correlates Rise of PR to the Fall of Journalism

Ishmael's Corner

At some point, it became fashionable for these “poor me” stories to blame the PR industry for journalism’s shrinking job pool. Reviewing this 18-year runway doesn’t show PR is taking “oxygen” from journalism.