8 reasons why your company should be on Twitter

Companies are increasingly using the internet as a means by which to communicate with key audiences.  And as Ed Adler (@eadler12) recently outlined in PRWeek, Twitter may be the best place for corporate executives to begin online engagement. […]

“Long form content” among digital trends of Davos 2016

Long form content is among 5 digital trends of Davos 2016, according to Marcia Newbert (@EdelmanDC), writing in Edleman Digital Blog. As Newbert explained, each January, “the Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, […]

Quality, not quantity, is key to content marketing success

In a recent report by Emily Tan (@kahani) in PRWeek, Ogilvy PR’s global chairman, Chris Graves (@CGraves) explained why quality, not quantity, is key to content marketing success. “The rise of the brand newsroom”, Tan detailed, “has resulted […]

Social media: A cost-effective way to strengthen private equity-corporate relationships

“Private equity investing is a relationship business. As more of our personal relationships move online, social media becomes a very cost-effective way to strengthen a firm’s corporate relationships”, as David Teten (@dteten) observed in a 2013 article […]

How social media engagement is helping traditional newspapers reach new heights

As Lucia Moses (@lmoses) reported today in DigiDay, The Washington Post recently surpassed the New York Times in online traffic via a strategy that includes increased social media engagement efforts, including: Facebook “Digital news outlets today can […]

Business Insider sale: Implications for corporate and professional services publishing

Corporate and professional services firms can learn something from the recent acquisition of online digital news magazine Business Insider (@businessinsider) by European publishing company Axel Springer (@axelspringer_EN):  Online publishing is something you should be embracing. Last month, Julia Greenberg […]

Delegating social media: No easy task

Approximately 40% of the world’s population is connected to the internet, the growth of which you can view live here.  “In 1995, it was less than 1%.  The number of internet users has increased tenfold from 1999 […]

Why a good writer is integral to social media success

Writers are integral to the success of a company’s social media efforts, wrote Susanna Gebauer (@dreckbaerfrau) in The Social Marketers Blog last April.  When it comes to marketing a business online, she explained, a writer is a “savior of […]

5 reasons to establish a corporate blog

Edward Gerwin, Jr. recently outlined in UPS’ Longitudes blog how the internet is affording more opportunity to companies seeking to expand globally.   But importantly, with approximately 3 billion people connected to the internet — the opportunities for those who would […]

Why mobile copywriting is important for public affairs marketing

Mobile marketing has become an important tool for public affairs consultants seeking to communicate with key audiences.   As much as the internet has changed public affairs advocacy, it has equally changed how public affairs consulting practices […]

Why changing buying behavior makes it important to market with content

Use of the internet as a means to learn about purchasing options – has fundamentally changed the way those purchases are being made, as Jose Sanchez (@zesanchezr) wrote recently in Sales for Life (@MySales4Life). And these patterns apply across the whole […]

Middle Market Advisors: Diversify where and how you publish

“More people are getting news from Facebook and Twitter than ever”, writes Julia Greenberg (@julia_greenberg) in Wired this week, citing a new report from the Pew Research Center that “found that more than half of all Facebook and Twitter users […]