Infographic: Top social media trends, by the numbers

PR Daily

What’s next for influencer marketing, and just how important is ‘social listening’? Social media is always changing, and that means marketers must continually research the latest trends to make sure their investment reaps ample benefits.

Infographic: Trends that are shaping the social media landscape

PR Daily

To thrive in the social media ecosystem, you must stay ahead of the tactics that are dominating the digital realm. However, there are notable trends that can lead to digital success. RELATED: We're recognizing the brightest minds in digital marketing and social media. ].

9 trends to watch for social media marketers

PR Daily

Social media is always changing. When it comes to social media, the year ahead should be quite an interesting one for marketers. Which features, content types and tactics have the potential to significantly affect social media marketing efforts in the months ahead?

5 social media trends to watch in 2019

PR Daily

The only constant is social media marketing is change. Here are the trends PR and marketing pros should monitor going into the new year. Mark Zuckerberg once said, “Figuring out what the next big trend is tells us what we should focus on.”

15 Social Media Trends to Follow in 2019

Critical Mention

Today, nearly 90 percent of companies are using social media marketing and Dreamgrow reports over 60 percent of customers expect companies to offer customer service through their social channels. Not many types of social posts are as successful as online quizzes.

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? Defending your Social Influence.

6 Important Trends That Will Impact Social Media for B2B

B2B PR Sense

Social media for B2B has become an integral part of PR -- so much so that the vast majority of journalists use these channels in their own reporting. Social networks are a part of life -- with politics for one -- witness President Trump -- being partly conducted on Twitter.

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2018 PR Trends: Social Media [Video]

Shift Communications

2018 is here, and we’re digging into what look to be some of the biggest trends that will affect PR practitioners this year. In this installment, we’ll look at 2 major trends in social media: Influencer Marketing Train Keeps Picking Up Speed.

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How to Influence People Effectively With Social Media

Cision

We perceive social media platforms and other means of digital amplification as tools with incredible potential, yet we know very little about how effectively and by what mechanism influence occurs. Bridging social capital – ties between relatively heterogeneous groups.

5 ways social media has revolutionized PR

PR Daily

Online platforms have upended the media landscape and changed how PR pros perform their jobs. billion people active users around the world, almost half of the global population is using social media. Social media has impacted nearly every industry, but has had a profound influence on the media and public relations professions. hours on social sites every day. Here are five essential ways that social media is changing PR: 1.

5 social media tactics to expand and engage your audience

PR Daily

Social media can help you enhance your organization’s messaging reach and interactions with target audiences. Unfortunately, many PR and marketing professionals don’t harness the full power of social media to increase audience engagement. Providing social media training.

Social media trends overview—what’s hot and what’s not in 2019

Agility PR Solutions

A comprehensive new report from AI-powered social marketing platform Socialbakers takes a deep exploratory dive into 2019’s hottest social media trends for comms industry pros and brands who want to work smarter in social media to engage with audiences at scale.

Infographic: Top graphic design trends

PR Daily

This infographic from Depositphotos offers the latest trends with tips on how to help your organization stand out. Here are some trends it suggests you investigate: Fluid shapes. The post Infographic: Top graphic design trends appeared first on PR Daily.

Infographic: How Journalists Use Social Media in 2016

Cision

As Cision’s 2016 Global Social Journalism Study notes, email continues to not only be the most common form of contact between journalists and PR professionals, it’s also the most preferred. Turn to social media instead, which was a close second to email as the most preferred form of contact between journalists and PR professionals. So master your email pitching skills, but continue to hone your understanding of how journalists use social media.

10 social media promotion ideas for nonprofits

PR Daily

Even small not-for-profit organizations can effectively promote their message through social media. On social media. A Newswhip study examined how leading nonprofit organizations succeed in social media and public relations. ” Social media advertising.

Discovering the Roadmap in Teaching Social Media

PR Expanded

I have always been very passionate about social media, but when it comes to teaching social media, there is nothing more rewarding. How did I get started teaching social media? Truly embracing what it means to be a “social media professor.”

Social Media Strategy Template

The Proactive Report

Download the PDF of the Social Media Strategy Template here. Almost three-quarters of all adults are active in social media, according to the Pew Research Center. 92% of marketers claim that social media marketing is important for their business.

10 Social Media and Public Relations Tactics You Need to Know

B2B PR Sense

Social media and public relations might seem like an odd pair upon first inspection. Can public relations and social media really work together to bolster your business? How social media can help with public relations. Be Social.

How Social Media Drives B2B PR

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

We associate social media platforms with splashy consumer campaigns, but social is increasingly important in B2B public relations. According to an IDC study , 75% of B2B buyers and 84% of C-level/vice president executives use social media to make purchasing decisions.

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Why you should reduce your reliance on social media

PR Daily

As organic reach dwindles and social media companies shift their algorithms, some communicators are looking for alternatives to publish their content. If your content strategy revolves around a social media channel or channels, you’re at the mercy of the next algorithm change.

8 social media trends to watch for the rest of 2019

Communications Conversations

My topic: Social media trends. Specifically, I talked about eight social media trends you should be paying attention to for the rest of 2019. And, unlike other trend posts, I tried to put a little context and meaning behind my predictions.

Consumers learning about healthy food trends on social media

Agility PR Solutions

consumers where they are most likely to first hear about the latest in healthy food trends—and the results, powered by the platform’s on-demand network of more than one million consumers, may surprise you. Public Relations social media

Five trends we saw at Social Media Week NYC

NewsWhip

The post Five trends we saw at Social Media Week NYC appeared first on NewsWhip. […]. Communications & PR Digital Journalism

15 Social Media Trends to Follow in 2019

Critical Mention

Today, nearly 90 percent of companies are using social media marketing and Dreamgrow reports over 60 percent of customers expect companies to offer customer service through their social channels. Not many types of social posts are as successful as online quizzes.

5 Offline Marketing Tactics That Boost Social Media Engagement

Cision

Another study by Statista found that as many as 43 percent of Canadians relied on traditional media to research Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals in November 2015. billion are active on social media. The real question is how does this apply to your social media strategy?

Infographic: Are marketers fibbing about social media video efforts?

PR Daily

Marketers talk a big game when it comes to social media video. According to Animoto ’s “ State of Social Video Trends Report ,” the simple answer is no. RELATED: Join us at Disney World for our Social Media Conference for PR, Marketing and Corporate Communications. ].

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Super Bowl 2019: Trends & Takeaways from a Social Media Professor

Karen Freberg

but what brings together many professionals across social media and marketing together: The Super Bowl Ads ! There were several brands that were able to interact with each other on social, while tying in to the game as well. Future of snark in social and branding.

New report explores trends and preferences in social media marketing

Agility PR Solutions

Social media is increasingly essential to marketing success, yet many businesses don’t understand how to find the proper resources for the process. The post New report explores trends and preferences in social media marketing appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

Social Media Mistakes

The Proactive Report

The 2015 PRESSfeed/SNCR Media Trends report shows that almost 100% of companies – large and small – are using some form of social media marketing. Social media may be a new channel of communication, but it is still just that: communication.

More Journalists Find Social Media Helpful, Useful to Assignments

Cision

Social media has shifted the state of the media , especially in regards to how journalists source, write and promote their stories. While many were hesitant to accept these new communication channels when they debuted, journalists are now starting to embrace social media.

Journalists Less Skeptical, More Reliant on Social Media

Cision

Social media has turned the journalism world upside down, changing the way media outlets reach their audiences, PR professionals pitch their clients and journalists source their stories. Click here to get the free Social Journalism Study now!

4 ways ‘Good Morning America’ nails social media storytelling

PR Daily

Terry Hurlbutt, the show’s vice president and general manager of digital, has grown its target audience by 70 percent in less than a year through a digital expansion that delivers news and lifestyle stories across social media platforms.

8 realistic social media trends for 2018

Communications Conversations

It’s 2018 trend prediction season! Yes, it’s that time of year when we see roughly 4,632 social media trend posts on the internet. That’s because they harp on trends that are painfully obvious. Organic social media is dead! Trends

Marketers, watch for these social media trends

PR Daily

Social media has reached a maturity level many once thought unfathomable. Think back to the early days of Friendster, MySpace and even Facebook: Who could have imagined then that in a matter of years several social platforms would grow into multi-billion dollar organizations?

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3 brands that use social media snark effectively (and deliciously)

PR Daily

Do you dream of dishing snark on your social media channels? What does it take to stand out on social media? Today, people are becoming more and more wary of inauthentic brands and content on social media. Marketing Social Media

3 ways to spot fake micro-influencers on social media

PR Daily

Nicolette’s engagement rate is well above average for Instagram (you can check out the average engagement rates by social network here ). Many social media users skyrocket the size of their audience by following and unfollowing thousands of people at once.

Is Social Media Changing the Role of Journalists?

Cision

Since the dawn of the Internet, the role of journalists and the state of the media have been in a constant state of flux. With so much information available to the public with just the click of a mouse, how do media professionals maintain their authority over the news?

Insider secrets for making the most of social media

PR Daily

Staying relevant on every major social media platform can seem impossible, not to mention draining. Are you taking a hard look at your social media strategy? Social media’s ever-changing environment can be difficult to navigate.

Why Companies Should Be Training All Employees to Use Social Media

Cision

Around 200 people gathered for PRNews’ Big 4 Conference in San Francisco to learn about rising marketing and PR trends, strategies and tactics for Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter. Want to learn how to turn your employees into brand advocates on social media?

A Crash Course in Social Media

Critical Mention

Social media has certainly changed over the years, especially in the years I have been a professor. Social media is the perfect blend of art and science, blending together to create experiential stories, innovative campaigns and sustainable communities for brands and individuals.

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