Category: Marketing

Social Media Measurement Tips

In PR, we often find ourselves unable to prove ROI but with planning and a strategy in place, you can set up criteria to measure and prove success.

Remember: You Are Not The Target Audience

Picking the right audience can turn an otherwise average PR campaign into a resounding success. Choosing the wrong audience, however, can derail even the best-laid talking points.

Content Marketing Is The New PR

Long gone are the days of simply pitching reporters and hoping for the best. As PR experts, we pride ourselves on thinking outside the box, and content marketing is perhaps the best example of that.

Marketing Minute #7: PR and marketing are expensive. Start with a plan.

Would you build a house without first consulting an architect? Of course not. How would your builder know what to build? A ranch? A Cape Cod? A mansion?

Marketing Minute #9: Valuable real estate: Inbox

Sending e-newsletters is part of building your brand and can make you the one your targeted audience will remember when they need what you have to sell.

Marketing Minute #10: Elements of a marketing plan

Good strategic marketing is a lot like a well-played football game. The best coaches know their competition and they recognize the core strengths of their own team.

Marketing Minute #11: Know your competition

Being aware of what your competition is selling and promoting will help you differentiate your products and services.

Marketing Minute #13: Podcasting is a smart business strategy

Podcasting is one of the most powerful ways to reach people. According to one study, more than half of Americans over age 12 (144 million Americans) have listened to a podcast. It’s estimated that 60 million Americans listen to podcasts weekly. That’s a lot of potential listeners.

Advertising vs. Public Relations—What is the Difference?

Both advertising and PR help build brands and communicate with target audiences. The most basic difference between them is that advertising space is paid while public relations results are earned.

How to Improve the Customer Experience from the Very Beginning

A journey map can come in handy to follow your customers' touchpoints and then improve their experience.