Your Business’s Online Presence (and How to Improve It)

How do people find and connect with your business online? From Facebook to Google, from contact forms on your website to third-party apps, this network of online websites and tools is how you connect with customers and clients. The ability to manage these systems – collectively known as your online presence – and coordinate the […]
How a Press Release Can Boost Your Business

How a Press Release Can Boost Your Business

As a small or medium-sized business with limited resources, how can you spread the word about your company in the most effective manner, without breaking the bank to reach your target market? Regardless of your industry, a press release helps your business and organization earn media coverage across the globe and within your community.
Make the Shift from Reputation Management to Reputation Marketing

Shifting from Reputation Management to Reputation Marketing

Everyone wants their company to be successful. Success can take the form of sales, gross net income, online ratings, and reviews. One feature that can help increase the success of these characteristics would be your business’s brand reputation. Brands and business owners recognize this fact: every day, our reputations are bringing opportunities to our doors or […]
When Should You Issue Press Releases?

When Should You Issue Press Releases?

  This question is one that is asked repeatedly. From small businesses to large corporations, you will likely hear many different answers to the question of timing your press releases. Many experienced public relations pros will tell you Mondays and Tuesdays are the prime days, whereas PRNewswire recommends sending your press releases in the middle […]
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Top 10 FREE Marketing Ideas (That WORK!)

In what could easily be described as a recession, the current state of the economy is forcing small and large enterprise alike to consider alternative means of marketing; some low cost, some free. Here’s a list of things you can do to market your company that won’t cost you a thing, but that will usually […]
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How To Control (Correct) Rumors

Everyone in PR knows that you need to control rumors before they damage you or your business. You don’t always get the luxury of being able to squash, but you can always do your best to combat the false stories with the truth. Let me show you how to do it through a real-life example. […]

When to integrate PR – and what it means.

PR, when most effective, is almost always going to be used as a vehicle to solidify your other marketing efforts. This means that most often, PR is not a standalone service, but rather, it is factored into your marketing strategy as an integral part of the whole picture. While anyone can do PR, its really […]