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.

Technology Makes Us Lazy Communicators

Waxing UnLyrical

When Shonali reached out to me to ask if I’d write a guest post on technology in communication, I immediately jumped at the chance. I wouldn’t be writing for this website if I didn’t believe in the power of technology. Technology in communication is crucial.

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.

PR Tips For A High-Impact Technology Launch

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Technology companies gearing up for a new product launches know full well they’re adding to a crowded marketplace. The post PR Tips For A High-Impact Technology Launch appeared first on Crenshaw Communications.

What Consumers Think About Travel Technology

Cision

Many are using digital travel technology, a trend that is changing the way consumers interact with airlines, hotel chains and other companies. One key trend is wearable technology. To find out more about what Cision discovered in the Travel Technology study, click here.

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How voice technology is reshaping PR

PR Daily

Since Apple introduced voice technology with Siri in 2011, the tech trend has exploded and become relatively mainstream. The applications for voice technology are growing every day. However, what does voice technology mean for PR and marketers’ content strategies?

The Role of Technology in Social Media Management

The Proactive Report

Luckily for us there are some smart technology solutions that can cut the time dramatically and help you create content that gets results. She’s an early adopter of Digital PR and has been an evangelist for the use of technology in PR since 2000.

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.

Communication at the Speed of Technology

Waxing UnLyrical

Warning: This post is not going to give you some brilliant insight into some new lightning speed piece of technology. What it will give you is some questions to ask yourself about communicating at the speed of technology. Communication at the speed of technology is a very good thing.

Moving Target: How Technology Changed the Travel Experience

Cision

Technology has changed the world, especially how we get from Point A to Point B and back. Whether a consumer is beginning to plan a trip, or ready to check into their pre-booked accommodation, they have become more reliant on technology than ever before. Wearable Technology.

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Voice search, AI and beyond: Why marketers must embrace technology

PR Daily

Even marketers who feel they have a handle on technology can always learn and add new tricks. Experiment with social media and technology tools across your marketing efforts. The more technology marketers employ, the more distance they can put between them and consumers.

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

Sword and the Script

Three question areas in particular – about goals, issues and technology – stood out to me. Technology companies should support Net Neutrality – we should treat the internet as a public utility – because everyone is so dependent on it. 3) PR Technology is about Customer Experience.

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Summit Speaker Q&A: Maureen Fitzgerald, United Technologies

Zignal Labs

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How Culture Flirts With Technology

Prowly

I admit that a few years ago, I wouldn’t link “museum” with “new technologies”. How do cultural institutions use technology today? The post How Culture Flirts With Technology appeared first on Prowly Magazine. Magazine Social Media culture technology VR

Four Ways Technology Affects How Companies do PR

Ronn Torossian

Technology impacts every area of our lives, especially in communication. With this in mind, here are four ways that technology affects the way companies do PR – for better or worse.

How technology buzzwords are drowning your brand

PR Daily

It’s hard to read a business magazine or website today and not be inundated with news and commentary about the financial technology—or “fintech”—industry. How are you talking about new technology, PR Daily readers?

The Role of Technology in Social Media Management

The Proactive Report

Luckily for us there are some smart technology solutions that can cut the time dramatically and help you create content that gets results. She’s an early adopter of Digital PR and has been an evangelist for the use of technology in PR since 2000. Learn how technology can save time and make your program more effective -. PR Tech Tools dashboard digital PR management online PR social media strategy technology webinar

MWC19 roundup – the future of mobile technology

PR in High Definition

MWC, the world’s largest tradeshow for the mobile industry, has wrapped up for another year and, like every year, mobile technology manufacturers have come together to launch a plethora of intelligent and innovative mobile products. Blog News Technology mobile news technology

How technology fuels PR's future

PR Daily

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. What’s hot for tech enthusiasts in 2019?

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 […].

Four Ways Technology Affects How Companies do PR

Ronn Torossian

Technology impacts every area of our lives, especially in communication. With this in mind, here are four ways that technology affects the way companies do PR – for better or worse.

Is technology killing employee communications?

Communications Conversations

I believe a big reason employees are using words like this to describe corporate communications is simple: There’s simply much technology. And, the technology they are using isn’t easy to use. There’s too much technology.

The Reality of Technology Overwhelm

Solo PR Pro

The struggle is real when it comes to technology and solo PR pros. In a previous post , we discussed how to evaluate if you need technology to solve a problem. We advised asking the following questions before you purchase, download or sign up for new technology: Do I have a solution?

How technology has changed PR agencies

PR Daily

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

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.

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.

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?

Abraham Lincoln First Technology President

wiredPRworks

Did you know Abraham Lincoln was the first technology president ? While there’s lots of talk about our new president being the first to bring technology into White House communications, maybe this reference really belongs to President Obama’s role model, Abraham Lincoln.

Report: Marketers struggle to keep up with new technology

PR Daily

In a new report from Walker Sands , a Chicago-based business-to-business PR and digital marketing agency, marketers reported having trouble keeping up with all the new tools and technology that are available for communicators. How are you using new marketing technology, PR Daily readers?

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

How voice technology will impact your PR content strategy

Muck Rack

How voice technology will impact your PR content strategy

What will PR technology look like in 2025?

Communications Conversations

A few weeks ago, the MN PRSA folks asked me to present at the local APR study session on “technology.” In 1995, technology looked like this in the PR world: The Mac Classic is one of the computers I grew up with. Video technology will render conference calls useless.

The Marketing Gaps: Talent, Technology and Strategy

PR 20/20

Strategy Technology Talent Following is an excerpt from The Marketing Performance Blueprint (John Wiley & Sons, 2014). Visit performance.pr2020.com for additional information and resources. The Marketing Talent Gap. Digital marketing has revolutionized the industry, and the job market.

We Can Control Our Communications Technology Destiny

PRSay

As technology has evolved and offered us as practitioners in the PR profession new ways of doing our work, communications should be getting easier and more engaging. This post is brought to you by APPrise Mobile , a proud sponsor of PRSA.

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].

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

Cision

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. While you can’t (and shouldn’t) completely put your marketing and PR on autopilot, technology can make your work easier, and help you stay on top of what’s important.

3 ways PR pros can use technology effectively

PR Daily

Technology has forever changed the way PR pros communicate with their audiences. No matter the organization or client, PR pros must learn to embrace social media communications—including the technology behind their chosen platforms.

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.

Survey: Comms companies slow on the technology uptake

PR Daily

The report found that messaging technologies are being adopted at a “group level” in an à la carte fashion, rather than in uniform, companywide rollouts. Email, desktops and intranets dominate workplace communication—but for how much longer?

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