Category Archives: PR Opinion

Creative Uses for a News Release

I just finished reading a great article on the blog Public Relations Princess about alternatives for sending out your news release.  The gist of the article is that after writing a news release it’s just too easy these days to put a list together and blast out the release via email.  The article author, Claire […]

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Now Public Relations Actually Relates with the Public

I was thinking yesterday about some of the calls I used to take when I worked in corporate communications for a national retailer.  Most of the time when my phone rang, a reporter was on the other end.  Every so often, however, a customer with a complaint would call.  Customer complaints weren’t really my department, […]

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GoDaddy Fails Crisis Communications Test

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I’m a huge fan of WordPress for building web sites.  I’m also a fan of GoDaddy, although I know many people don’t share my opinion.  If you haven’t heard, WordPress and GoDaddy are very much in the tech news these last couple of days after a massive weekend hack attack that infected untold numbers of […]

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The PR Circle of Life

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I’m probably not blogging anything that hasn’t been blogged before when I type this, but I’ll type it anyhow: There are more tools available to the PR professional now than at any point in the industry’s history.  You probably think I’m referencing social media and social networking.  I am, but there’s so much more to […]

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