How to Connect With Your Instagram Audience

Instagram isn’t just for “the kids” anymore. Your audience is there, which means you need to embrace this fast-growing social platform. How can you leverage Instagram’s full potential? Use Jenn Herman’s tips!

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How Politics Redefined the Vaccine Debate

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by Mathilda Joubert / Featured

It seems that no topic, however far afield from their area of expertise, is off-limits for U.S. presidential candidates. Running for president seems similar to preparing for a game show.  It involves cramming in a lot of facts on disparate subjects (complicated by travel, public speaking and baby-kissing), with the hope of raising enough money […]

5 Things Everyone Should Know About Snapchat

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by Jim Dougherty / Best Practices

“I have a 21, 19 and 16-year-old using Snapchat for everything including texting. Both (traditional) texting and emailing are dinosaurs to them. We snap together over 100 times a day. It’s keeps them close to me while away at college or with their father.” – Leah Fein-Roque, Public Relations Manager, SociallyFein Recently I reached out […]

NY Post Hires Hana R. Alberts

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by Cision Staff / Media Updates

Hana R. Alberts is the new deputy editor for the New York Post. She will oversee coverage of the home and travel sections for the newspaper. Alberts previously worked as a senior editor for Curbed NY. She was also an associate editor for HK Magazine and an Asia reporter for Forbes. More updates on the […]

Top 10 Tech Insider Staffers on Twitter

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by Cision Staff / Top Lists

Tech Insider, Business Insider’s first spin-off site launched this week and offers an inside look at the latest culture, innovation, science and technology news. The site features original content from some of the best names in the field covering everything from virtual reality to intelligent and sustainable design. This week we are taking a look […]

Ken Monro, William Mendelson Talk Re-Launch of Bigger, Better Chicago Scene Magazine

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by Laura Botham / Influencers

If you’ve visited Chicago in the summer, you know that the waterfront is the place to be – particularly on a boat. If you aren’t lucky enough to have a FWB (Friend With Boat), Chicago Scene has got you covered with their annual boat party. And if you’re the type who wants to know where the […]

Journalists Less Skeptical, More Reliant on Social Media

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by Katie Gaab / Trends

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 […]