Why Your Technology Company Needs PR

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

A high-impact PR program can be a technology company’s greatest asset – provided it’s well conceived and skillfully executed. Yet even if the PR program is executed internally, public relations and influencer marketing can help put a tech company on the map.

Worst PR Technology Nightmares

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

If anything, technology tools allow mistakes to travel faster and further then ever before. Here are some of the worst technology “horror stories” experienced by our team or by colleagues who wish to remain anonymous.

PR and Technology 2019 Trends

Solo PR Pro

There’s no doubt that technology continues to have an impact on the PR industry. Let’s look at the trends discovered in the 2019 edition of this report — PR: Tech – The Future of Technology in Communication. PR:tech – The Future of Technology in Communication.

The Impact of AI, Automation, and Technology on News Gathering

Business Wire

To better understand the implications of “robots reporting the news,” Business Wire convened an incredible panel of media experts at our New York newsroom to discuss how to responsibly and effectively apply this advanced technology to news reporting.

PR For The “New” Technology CEO

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

For CEOs of technology companies, arrogance is out and humility is in. “Boring is the new black,” proclaims New York Times tech columnist Farhad Manjoo in a piece about the latest trend for technology company chiefs.

How voice technology could transform PR and marketing

PR Daily

Alexa, will technology change the public relations industry? “It’s This isn’t new technology, of course, but it has only recently become reliable enough to reach a tipping point in consumer adoption. Branding Marketing PR Storytelling audio technology

How IROs Leverage Digital Technology

Marketwired

In the process of preparing for the event we discovered a few ways that the IR community is using digital technology to more effectively reach and engage investors, shareholders, analysts and target media. Technology is transforming investor relations.

Where does public relations fit in the marketing technology stack?

Shift Communications

At the recent MarTech San Francisco conference, Scott Brinker revealed the marketing technology stacks of 41 different companies. Where does public relations fit into the marketing technology landscape? Everywhere and nowhere, because public relations is not a technology.

Four Ways Technology Affects How Companies do PR

Ronn Torossian

Technology impacts every area of our lives, especially in communication. Naturally, this also affects public relations – primarily because agents must change how they relate to the public, based on how the public relates to each other, and the media.

How Digital Marketing Technology has Affected PR

Shift Communications

If you’re working in the public relations field you may have noticed that there are increasingly more tools and data points at your disposal. In the past few years, PR has been able to leverage digital marketing technology tools and techniques. Director, Marketing Technology.

Impact of Technology on PR

Critical Mention

The impact of technology on public relations is accelerating. As such, PR pros must determine how they can best leverage technology to stay current. In the end, technology is at the heart of most organizations. Embrace the Technological Future.

PR and the Marketing Technology Skills Gap

Shift Communications

Keeping pace with the rate of change in marketing technology has become a full time job. Heck, just keeping up with the news is a challenge, never mind closing the gap on technological skill sets you need to execute effectively.

Four Ways Technology Affects How Companies do PR

Ronn Torossian

Technology impacts every area of our lives, especially in communication. Naturally, this also affects public relations – primarily because agents must change how they relate to the public, based on how the public relates to each other, and the media.

Separating Creativity from Technology in Thinking about Marketing Innovation [UML]

Sword and the Script

How many people think of technology when they hear the word innovation ? While technology can certainly change how we do marketing, it’s still reliant on creative inputs. Technology and innovation may be intertwined, but marketer leaders say their responsibility for both have grown.

Consumers see a world of contradictions in emerging technologies

Agility PR Solutions

Americans are excited about the future potential of technology, but 40 percent believe emerging technologies will introduce as many new problems as solutions in the next 50 years. Emerging technologies have the […]. Marketing Public Relations trends

How technology fuels PR's future

PR Daily

However, public relations isn’t going anywhere. If you don’t believe that the PR profession is rapidly changing, it may not be your profession for much longer. PR pros intent on issuing a press release and calling it a day are quickly learning that this strategy doesn’t cut it.

Technology 2019—10 hot consumer trends in tech next year

Agility PR Solutions

Comms connectivity firm Ericsson has released the eighth edition of its ConsumerLab trend report, 10 Hot Consumer Trends 2019, representing predictions of 34 million early technology adopters. Public Relations trendsWhat’s hot for tech enthusiasts in 2019?

Will the next wave of technology disruptors fix the broken customer experience?

Agility PR Solutions

Technology is providing us with some great solutions to business obstacles, including many in comms fields—but for every solution, we seem to be left scrambling to overcome new obstacles createdby the technology. Public Relations trends

Evolving Roles and Responsibilities in Public Relations

PR Expanded

Their study, “ Roles in Social Media: How the Practice of Public Relations is Evolving ” was published by PR Journal in Summer / Fall 2016. To be effective, practitioners have to be able to adapt to new technologies in order to research and communicate with their target publics.

Study Reveals Gaps Between the CEO and PR in Communications Goals, Issues and Technology

Sword and the Script

But a new survey out of the Center for Public Relations at USC Annenberg shows that isn’t happening among some PR pros and corporate communicators. Three question areas in particular – about goals, issues and technology – stood out to me. 3) PR Technology is about Customer Experience.

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Creative Uses for Google Analytics in Public Relations

Shift Communications

Analytics should be an important component of the work we do as public relations professionals, but how can we leverage analytics tools to serve our needs? ” This presents a challenge to the public relations industry because it leaves us with a proof problem.

Exploring the ways technology helps—and hurts—us in the workplace

Agility PR Solutions

While technology brings many benefits to the workplace, a new study from Randstad US and Future Workplace on the influence of technology throughout the employee lifecycle—from hiring to engagement and retention—highlights several negative effects. Public Relations branding

How technology has changed PR agencies

PR Daily

The structure of public relations, advertising and digital marketing agencies have changed significantly over the last five to 10 years. How have agencies updated their roles to reflect the technological changes and era of social media, and how have agency employees adapted?

CMO Council study explores impact of technology on travel experience

Agility PR Solutions

Whether you are a smart and well-informed travel planner, a “relaxed nomad” ready to roam without stress or strife, or a deal-seeker on a budget, technology is […]. The post CMO Council study explores impact of technology on travel experience appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

Building Your Brand for Public Relations

Scott Public Relations

Whether you are an individual or represent a company, branding is an important aspect of how you can succeed with your public relations. Follow Scott Public Relations on LinkedIn , Twitter , Facebook , Pinterest , and Google+.

What Sets Technology PR Apart from Other Types of PR

Shift Communications

Approaching my first year working in technology public relations, I’ve started to reflect on how much technology PR differs from my former life in corporate PR. Clients have a (very) wide range of technologies. Public Relations Technology tech pr technology PR

Public relations in 2019

Stephen Waddington

Here's my analysis of the opportunities and challenges that public relations faces in the next 12 months. Society is demanding that companies, both public and private, serve a social purpose. Whatever your view of Brexit or the future of our relationship with the EU, public relations practitioners have an important role in helping unite the country and heal the tear in society that has resulted. Neither has gained traction with the public beyond niches such as gaming.

Evolving email marketing technologies help deliver the best ROI

Agility PR Solutions

A new report from email marketing platform Campaign Monitor looks at the latest technology in email marketing, and provides an understanding of what strategies are working and what’s on the horizon for technology in the space. Marketing Public Relations marketing

5 PR tips for technology B2B companies

Axia PR

Unlike consumer-facing companies, like Dunkin’ Donuts and Nike, the technology B2B space is often niche or super-techy, making public relations efforts a bit more challenging. Public Relations Featured

4 Signs It’s Time to Invest in PR or Marketing Technology

Cision

If you’ve been cheaping out and trying to DIY all the marketing or public relations tasks for your company, you’re really making life hard for yourself. If you can identify with any of the following signs, it’s time to turn to technology to get some of your marketing and PR done.

VPNs: The Crisis Communication Plan for Technology Failure

HMA Public Relations

Yesterday at HMA World Headquarters, our technology decided to take the day off. The post VPNs: The Crisis Communication Plan for Technology Failure appeared first on HMA Public Relations. These are the moments we turn to our VPNs. Click below for more].

State of Martech: Will marketing jobs be threatened by technology?

Agility PR Solutions

Even with the rapid advancement of marketing technology, 61 percent of marketers feel that it will never threaten their jobs, according to a new study from PR and digital marketing agency Walker Sands Communications. The post State of Martech: Will marketing jobs be threatened by technology?

5 ways business communicators can use technology to their advantage

Agility PR Solutions

The post 5 ways business communicators can use technology to their advantage appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. Analysis Public Relations professionStaying current with the latest business trends available is not merely helpful—it’s essential to the longevity of your business.

Survey: Comms companies slow on the technology uptake

PR Daily

According to a survey from the Public Relations Society of America and APPrise Mobile , a sea change in how companies distribute internal content and coordinate messaging seems inevitable. Email, desktops and intranets dominate workplace communication—but for how much longer?

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Public relations in 2018

Stephen Waddington

Here’s my analysis of the opportunities and challenges that I believe public relations faces in the next 12 months. This is an article and deck about the outlook for public relations and social media in 2018. I’ve also published a blog of key international events in the public relations calendar as part of the project. 1 Professional status: public relations. There’s a growing shift to public relations becoming recognised as a management discipline.

Golden Drum: Is Content More Important Than Technology?

Prowly

Technology is there to serve the body and not to confuse the brain or take its role. The post Golden Drum: Is Content More Important Than Technology? Magazine Public Relations advertising Golden Drum PR

Should Public Relations Change Its Name?

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

A few years ago I dropped in on a client’s booth at an industry conference, and the company CEO introduced me – the founder of his company’s public relations agency – as the “publicist.” Long live public relations.

Proving Your Success in Public Relations

Scott Public Relations

Public relations has always been a bit of a murky field when it comes to measuring success. Technology is giving us ways to track the success—or failure—of campaigns and activities like never before.

How Has Technology Changed the PR Practice for the Better?

Prowly

Technology is driving change at a dizzying rate, forcing public relations practitioners everywhere to scramble to stay on top of the latest and greatest advances. Let’s look at some of these technological advances and how they’ve impacted what PR pros do on a daily basis. The post How Has Technology Changed the PR Practice for the Better? Public Relations PR technology

A Useful New Model to Get The Edge in Public Relations

B2B PR Sense

Public relations is changing in the blink of an eye. Some Public relations practitioners and many PR clients are running a little behind. Its Tier 1 publications have high domain authorities; its Tier 2 publications middling scores and its Tier 3 outlets the lowest scores.