Be Human: 4 Lessons From xPotomac 2015

As our world increasingly becomes digital, what’s the key to successful communication? Be human! Better your PR with lessons from the 2015 xPotomac conference.

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4 Ways to Measure Podcasting Success

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by Katie Gaab / Featured

Podcasts like “Serial” have proven how hosts can effectively engage with an audience, and communicators are starting to look at this growing medium in a new light. Slate is investing in its own podcasting network, Panoply. Whether or not Panoply will turn into a success depends on many variables, but how can you quantify that […]

5 PR Books to Get on Your Radar Now

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by Neal Gregus / Best Practices

Cozy, lazy weather is just around the corner and as the leaves start to turn, there’s no better time to curl up with a good book.  Whether you are a PR professional on the lookout for case studies from world-renowned professionals in your field, or an influencer learning how to revitalize your campaign strategy, there’s […]

Dan Bigman Leaves Forbes

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by Cision Staff / Media Updates

Dan Bigman has left his position as managing editor for business news at Forbes, overseeing corporate and Washington news. Farewell, @Forbes. It's been a great adventure. — Dan Bigman (@Danbigman) August 22, 2015 Bigman joined Forbes in December 2004. Previously, he worked for NYTimes.com as an associate editor for news from 2002 to 2004, a business […]

Top 10 MUNCHIES Staffers on Instagram

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by Laura Botham / Top Lists

We’ve all been there, innocently scrolling through your Instagram feed, peepin’ on your peeps. Suddenly, you’re hungry! How could you not be?! All anyone is posting are their delicious tacos from the taco stand down the street, that amazing fresh seafood from a vacation near the ocean, a burger from that new joint downtown, or […]

Behind the Blog | John ‘Spartan’ Nguyen, Editor-in-Chief of Nerd Reactor

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by Jason Morgan / Influencers

Welcome to Cision Blog’s newest content series, Behind the Blog, where we chat with a notable influencer in a particular digital space, such as food, fashion, or finance.  Nerd fare has become big business. Whether it’s comic books, video games, science fiction or fantasy, what was once the province of just a bespectacled few is […]

Meerkat & Periscope: Which Live Streaming App Is Right for Your Brand?

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by Maria Materise / Trends

Live streaming is the new kid on the block and it’s gaining popularity fast. But should your brand use Meerkat or Periscope? Follow these steps to determine which app your brand should use!