Connect More, Broadcast Less

Takeaways from Social Media Marketing World 2019 We sat down with our friend, Meghan Martin, who is a co-founder of Green Loop Marketing, and talked about the key takeaways from this year’s Social Media Marketing World conference. Colleen: What were the big differences between last year and this year’s Social Media Marketing World (SMMW) conference?… [Read More]

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PR Predictions for 2019

It’s time for crystal ball gazing and highlighting what the predictions are in the world of PR, content and social media. Here are a few of our forecasts: The need for PR metrics and ROI increases more than before. If you aren’t measuring your performance on a weekly or monthly basis, now is the time… [Read More]

Brand journalism

Q&A: What is Brand Journalism? Should I Use It?

PR Problem Solvers Q&A Blog Series Question: I’m hearing more and more about brand journalism and wonder if my company should start a brand journalism initiative. Can you give me an overview of brand journalism? What is it? How is different than PR and content marketing? Signed, Looking into brand journalism     Answer: Dear… [Read More]

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Q&A: How do you write a successful email pitch?

PR Problem Solvers Q&A Blog Series Question: I’m in charge of our company’s new product announcement. I’ve got my press release written but now I need to reach out to editors to line up interviews. I’ve heard that many editors never even open up emails. How do I write a successful email pitch?  Signed, Email Pitch  … [Read More]

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What Is a Content PR Strategy?

It’s no secret that the media landscape has changed and reporters no longer can cover companies in their beat the same way they did 5 years ago, 10 years ago, etc. Most reporters are struggling to keep their heads above water, with many more demands placed on their time. This landscape continues to change the… [Read More]