10 Pro Tips for Instagram

Instagram can provide myriad benefits to your brand…if you know how to use it. Get 10 Instagram PR and marketing tips from the industry’s top minds.

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Journalists Less Skeptical, More Reliant on Social Media

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by Katie Gaab / Featured

Social media has turned the journalism world upside down, changing the way media outlets reach their audiences, PR professionals pitch their clients and journalists source their stories. While many journalists were hesitant to hop on the bandwagon four years ago, we now see a shift from skepticism to reliance on social media to source and […]

5 Pitching Tips for Holiday Gift Guide Success

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by Anna Marevska / Best Practices

In PR, Christmas comes in July, and gearing up for a successful holiday gift guide season is essential for running one of the most important campaigns of the year. Top print and online publications are starting to accept product submissions for their annual recommendation pages, and summer is the perfect time for PR professionals to […]

CisionScoop | Kylie McConville Leaves Elite Daily for Bustle

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by Cision Staff / Media Updates

Kylie McConville has been named features senior editor for Bustle. McConville was previously deputy editor at Elite Daily since March 2014. Prior to this, McConville served as assistant editor at The Bump since December 2012. For more on the latest news on culture and lifestyle, follow Bustle on Twitter and Pinterest. Don’t miss the latest media news. Sign up […]

Top 10 Cooking and Recipe Magazines on Pinterest

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by Cision Staff / Top Lists

Squeeze every last drop out of the rest of your summer by taking advantage of the farmer’s market, and the abundance of fresh, in season food! Pinterest is a great source to look for a tantalizing new recipe for that ingredient you found at the farmer’s market that you’ve never used before. This week, we have […]

Filling in White Space With Ideas: Q&A With Dorie Clark

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by Katie Gaab / Influencers

It takes time, effort and a “unique” idea to go from busy worker bee to sought after thought leader. Dedicating time and energy to a cause can be easily organized, but how do you discover which idea to stand behind and speak up on? You need to pull from your personal experiences and accomplishments, says Dorie […]

The Rise of Mobile Payment: What Financial Institutions Need to Know

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by Craig Mitchell / Trends

As U.S. credit card issuers and merchants adopt chip-card technology, some consumers are already looking ahead. See what consumers think about mobile payment, so your brand can adapt.