How (and When) To Follow Up Your Media Pitch

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: A timely subject might require a prompt inquiry, but PR pros must beware becoming a nuisance. Here are some guidelines to inform your efforts

7 PR Lessons From 'The Big Bang Theory'

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: Though some took to social media to rejoice over the series shutting down, no matter which side you fall on, there are several takeaways from the show’s cast of nerds

5 Types of Tools For Freelance PR Pros

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Category: Flack Me Summary: With the prevalence of social media, brand journalism and digital marketing campaigns, more and more PR pros are cutting the cord on the typical office gig

5 Social Media Ideas for Non-Profits

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Category: Flack Me Summary: Even small not-for-profit organizations can effectively promote their message through social media

8 Keys to Reaching Gen Z on Social Media

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: Publishers and brand managers are already trying to pinpoint what catches the attention of a generation that’s yet to come of age

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When Traditional Media is Inspired by Social Media

Business Wire

marketing public relations media relationsOver the past few years, readers have moved to the habit of “news snacking,” a tendency that some said would not last, but which is , in fact , sticking and even influencing the way we read and write.

8 Media Interview Mistakes To Avoid

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

In the PR agency world , after weeks of fine-tuning messaging, crafting stories and pitching reporters, there’s no better feeling than landing a top media interview for a client. Most importantly, of course, a media interview will lead to positive coverage – assuming it goes well.

7 social media tips from top CEOs

PR Daily

Just how public should a major CEO’s social media presence be? Here are tips organizations and business professionals can take from these leaders to develop their own social media presence. The only verified presence of Tim Cook on any form of social media is on Twitter.

What You Didn’t Know About the State of Media

PR Expanded

The proliferation of independent, digital-first media properties has occurred so rapidly that it has become virtually impossible to keep up with, and just as hard to discern between reputable news sources and everything else. We compiled this data and published as the 2018 Global Media Report.

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A Comprehensive Guide to Social Media Analysis

Brand24

Social media analysis will help you get the most out of your social media strategy! Social Listening social media analytics Social Media Marketing social media analysis social media analytics tools

How to Measure Social Media ROI?

Brand24

Do you struggle with measuring your social media ROI? This post will help you evaluate your social media marketing performance. Business Social Listening Social Media Marketing measure social media ROI social media ROI

Survey: Most PR Pros Say that Media Relations is Getting Harder – Here’s What You Can Do About It

PR Expanded

By Frank Strong, Founder & President of Sword and the Script Media. Media relations is hard and getting harder. A majority (68%) of respondents said media relations is getting “harder” (53%) or “much harder” (15%). It’s harder to know who is [the] media and who isn’t.

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Tailoring Your Social Media Voice

Ronn Torossian

Not all social media sites are created equal. The post Tailoring Your Social Media Voice appeared first on. Though we tend to lump them together in our marketing strategies, each serves a fundamentally different purpose.

PR and Social Media: How to Adapt Your PR Strategy

B2B PR Sense

Fifteen years ago, if you had told me that PR and social media were going to work together and that we would use social media for PR, I may have chuckled. After all, social media was initially created to connect family and friends, not brands.

11 Social Media KPIs That Will Help You Succeed

Brand24

Choose the right social media KPIs to achieve your business goals quickly and effectively. Social Media social media analytics Social Media Marketing KPI social media social media KPIs social media marketing

2018 Global Media Report

Onclusive

The media landscape has never been as expansive as it is today. To fully understand the media growth trend, AirPR analyzed over 1.6 The total number of articles published by these media outlets also increased – by 28%.

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Book Review: Social Media for Strategic Communication By Karen Freberg

PR Expanded

Social Media for Strategic Communication by Author, Consultant and Professor Karen Freberg is a book that’s jam-packed with strategy, creative techniques and communication tactics.

Know the Agenda Before Your Media Interview [INFOGRAPHIC]

PR Expanded

I’ve been media training executives for about 15 years. The media has an agenda. This statement shapes what most business professionals have in their minds about the slant or the bias of a media outlet. Social media conversations and past articles, blogs, comments, tweets, etc.,

Infographic: Tips for creating social media conversations

PR Daily

With the way social media platforms have changed their algorithms, it’s more important than ever for marketers to prioritize creating online community. RELATED: Boost your employee communications, PR and social media prowess at Microsoft HQ ].

5 Tips To Build Stronger Media Relationships In 2019

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

So, let’s face it — media relationships matter. Unfortunately, building credible media relationships is harder than ever. And media are naturally skeptical about thirsty PR and comms people. So how can tech brands build lasting bonds with media today?

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Media relations is thriving

Stephen Waddington

Media relations remains an important part of the execution of a public relations campaign alongside paid, shared and owned media. Much of the modern public relations business grew up out of media relations and publicity, rooted in storytelling and editorial engagement. media

How Social Media Lurkers Can Boost Your Business

Garrett Public Relations

Tracking the effectiveness of social media has caused many a marketer to shake his or her head in frustration. The post How Social Media Lurkers Can Boost Your Business appeared first on PR Consultant Garrett Public Relations Columbus/Worthington OH.

From Media Monitoring to Media Intelligence

Onclusive

For public relations professionals, media monitoring can be both tedious and exciting. As an employee of a PRTech company, I’m obviously a bit biased in how to handle the media monitoring puzzle. The post From Media Monitoring to Media Intelligence appeared first on AirPR.

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Etiquette for Connecting with Media Outlets

Ronn Torossian

The same could be said for brands interested in connecting with media sources and building relationships in the hopes of generating earned media. The key component of this interaction is understanding the way to go about interacting with the media.

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How Transamerica rebuilt its social media presence

PR Daily

Do you know what your audience wants on social media? That was the crucial starting point for the Transamerica social media team in late 2018, when took over the channels owned by two subsidiary sister organizations: Transamerica Agency Network (TAN) and Transamerica Financial Advisors Inc.

Business Wire Selects Onclusive To Power Media Analytics

Onclusive

Called the “Earned & Social Media Analytics” report, this advanced capability will measure syndicated, earned, and social media coverage and will provide insights that include metrics such as volume, social and influencer engagement, advanced sentiment analysis, geolocation, and more.

How to Become a Media Darling

Flack's Revenge

Every startup wants to be the belle of the media ball. So why do media latch onto certain topics, personalities, companies and. oversight, have discretion about what they cover, the $1M PR question is how to become the object of a media love fest.

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Next Steps in Social Media Marketing

Flack's Revenge

If social media were a brand, it’s one that I think most would agree has been tarnished. And it’s not just about Facebook or even social media. Are the waters safe for social media marketing? Trust in social media and journalism are at an all-time low.

Every generation uses social media daily

PR Daily

Either way, social media is a potent tool. According to a study from the Manifest, social media use is big in every age group. FREE GUIDE: 6 steps to crafting an internal social media plan ]. The post Every generation uses social media daily appeared first on PR Daily.

Infographic: Your social media video cheat sheet

PR Daily

What does your audience want from video content on each of the major social media platforms? Some audiences are more likely to use one platform than another—which means each social media site has a unique user base with specific wants.

The social media news desk: The big earned media opportunity your PR is missing

Axia PR

Here’s the opportunity most PR pros and their PR agencies are missing: the social media news desk. Pitch Shared Media Earned media Owned mediaTraditional public relations isn’t working anymore. Fewer Americans rely on TV news, while nearly half of all U.S.

Why Earned Media Is Still Relevant In PR

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

As the influence of digital and social media has soared, PR agencies who focus primarily on earned media (once known as publicity) are often warned that they’re falling behind. There are regular calls for PR services to include paid media and other offerings.

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PR’s Critical Role in Search and Social Media Marketing

Meltwater - PR

Under that umbrella, they know they need to have a strong search marketing game—and of course, there’s social media marketing… Read More >>>. Enterprise Marketing PR & Comms Media Outreach Social Media

Media Relations in 2020

5W PR

A couple of decades ago, the word “media” had a much more limited meaning than it possesses today. A couple of decades ago, media relations meant keeping in touch on a regular basis with the assignment editor of the local TV station and the city editor of the newspaper.

The Future of Media: Key Trends for 2019 and Beyond

Business Wire

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5 Tips for Maintaining Media Relationships Under Pressure

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The relationship between PR professionals and media is often seen as a necessary evil , especially by media. Based on interviews with my favorite media contacts, here are four tips for doing just that. Learn the media process. Never mislead media.

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4 social media pitfalls for communicators

PR Daily

However, there are plenty of reasons to be skeptical about the role social media plays in all our lives. RELATED: Join us at Microsoft HQ for our 11th annual Employee Communications, PR and Social Media Summit. ]. Social Media Writing & Editing

Are your media events unforgettable?

PR Daily

Enter PR Daily’s 2019 Media Relations Awards and tell us about your press tours, product launches and more. The post Are your media events unforgettable? Crisis Communications Media Relations PR PR Daily Awards media relations awards PR awards

Good Social Media Strategies to Improve SEO

Critical Mention

You may have heard the controversy among media professionals about whether or not social media affects search engine optimization. More specifically, encouraging link shares should be the ultimate social media strategy that organizations use to boost SEO.

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Owned Media: How to Create the Best Content

B2B PR Sense

One such component is owned media, which includes the writing and self-publishing of articles. In this article, we'll cover: An owned media definition. What you need to know about owned media vs earned media. An Owned Media Definition. Paid media?).

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