Canva for Infographics Video Tutorial

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Every PR or communications pro should know how to use the easy design tools available now. More than 80% of editors, publishers and bloggers want good visuals with their news content. Data visualization is hot right now and media outlets love infographics.  So does the public.  People tend to share them more than other posts. This video tutorial will walk you through the … [Read more...]

How Fake News Affects PR

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  Fake News has always been around, but 2016 saw a sudden rise in stories that were blatantly false or misleading or partially untrue. This sudden rise in fake news was fueled by a combination of the heated emotions created by the divisive Presidential election and the ease of publication and sharing of news online and on social media. Facebook and Google were so … [Read more...]

How to Measure PR Effectively

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Much as we may shy away from math and stats, the time has come to learn how to use data to show results. "Without standardization of measurement practices in the PR industry, Public Relations professionals won’t know how to quantify a campaign’s impact. As competition increases and budgets face greater scrutiny, the ability to accurately assess a campaign’s effects and … [Read more...]

Tech Tool that Makes Digital PR a Breeze

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FREE WEBINAR ON DIGITAL PR STRATEGY NOVEMBER 9, 2016 I've been using my 10-step Digital PR plan for several years now and have long wished for one tool that could do everything needed to implement each step. Until recently I've had to use several tools, which drove me crazy.  I like things to be easy and effective. And, as a small agency, I need it to be affordable … [Read more...]

2016 Media Landscape

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The media landscape is still shifting - and will continue to do so as the young digital natives grow up and grow older.  Right now TV is still the number one choice for news across the entire American population, but it's by a narrowing margin.  The 18 - 49 year-olds prefer to get their news online.  And as more digital natives get to an age where they're reading and watching … [Read more...]