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Cision invites PR and marketing professionals to share their best practices and advice with the Cision Blog audience. To share your story, contact blog.us@cision.com

Why Content Research Needs PR
Jul 17, 2014

Why Content Research Needs PR

This is a guest post by Ashley Sherman, Director of Digital Media Relations at Relevance. PR professionals offer a wide variety […]

Before You Pitch: Does Your Brand Look The Part?
Jun 26, 2014

Before You Pitch: Does Your Brand Look The Part?

This is a guest post by Kara Jensen, creative principal of B2B marketing and web design firm Bop Design. Before you […]

Gaining Exposure & Building Your Personal Brand as an Expert
Jun 25, 2014

Gaining Exposure & Building Your Personal Brand as an Expert

At Hinge, managing partner Lee Frederiksen and his team have conducted research on branding and marketing in the professional services marketplace. Recently, […]

Why Your Press Release Was DOA
Jun 10, 2014

Why Your Press Release Was DOA

This is a guest post by Jennifer Heigl, editor of Daily Blender, an online publication focusing on food, drink, travel, […]

3 Reasons Social Media is Brand Journalism
May 29, 2014

3 Reasons Social Media is Brand Journalism

This is a guest post by Marie Alonso, content strategist and online marketing specialist at Miles Technologies. Content curation has […]

The Secret Behind Content Marketing Success
May 08, 2014

The Secret Behind Content Marketing Success

This is a guest post by Carrie Morgan, digital PR consultant at Rock the Status Quo. You’re building a house. […]

The Forecast Calls for Gain: How PR Professionals Can Benefit From Better Resource Management
Apr 24, 2014

The Forecast Calls for Gain: How PR Professionals Can Benefit From Better Resource Management

This is a guest post by Daniel Gabis, senior account executive at Communiqué PR As any project manager can attest, resource […]

Why PR Pros Will Now Dominate SEO
Mar 21, 2014

Why PR Pros Will Now Dominate SEO

This is a guest post by Kevin Bailey, CMO of Relevance. Today’s digitally savvy PR professionals are adding organic search […]

Pinning for PR: How Small Businesses Can Use Pinterest to Grow Their Brands
Mar 20, 2014

Pinning for PR: How Small Businesses Can Use Pinterest to Grow Their Brands

This is a guest post by Mary Mallard, Social Media & Community Specialist at Grasshopper. She’s grown the company Pinterest presence […]

Focus on Quality over Quantity When Pitching
Jan 10, 2014

Focus on Quality over Quantity When Pitching

This is a guest post by Anne Isenhower, national media relations consultant. Those of us in PR often come across […]

5 Awesome (and Free!) Image Creation Tools for Bloggers
Nov 19, 2013

5 Awesome (and Free!) Image Creation Tools for Bloggers

This guest post is by Brittany Berger, content coordinator for eZanga. She can be found on Twitter and LinkedIn. You […]

Blogging Tips To Survive The First Two Years
Nov 12, 2013

Blogging Tips To Survive The First Two Years

This guest post is by president of Soulati Media, award-winning blogger and author Jayme Soulati. Graphic by Cision. You’ve heard by now […]

Going Viral: Apply Shareable Strategies to Your Campaign
Oct 31, 2013

Going Viral: Apply Shareable Strategies to Your Campaign

This guest post is by Emanuele Breccia, digital marketing consultant at Italy’s Mixology Academy, managing partner and founder of Mixology Consulting LLC, author of The […]

The Twitter Rule of Thirds: 3 Tweets, 3 Tools
Sep 19, 2013

The Twitter Rule of Thirds: 3 Tweets, 3 Tools

This guest post is by Andy Crestodina, strategic director of Chicago web design company Orbit Media. You can find Andy on […]

Social Media Strategy: A Look at an Influencer’s Approach
Jul 22, 2013

Social Media Strategy: A Look at an Influencer’s Approach

This is a guest post by Emanuele Breccia, social media manager for Entertainment Fusion Group, CEO and founder of Breccia Social Media […]

Divert Your Competitors’ Customers With “Sort Of Shout-­Outs”
Apr 18, 2013

Divert Your Competitors’ Customers With “Sort Of Shout-­Outs”

Rafe Gomez is the owner of VC Inc. Marketing, which provides SEO B2B lead generation, content marketing and PR services to businesses across […]

How to Divert Competitors’ Customers With ‘Bling’ Keywords
Apr 11, 2013

How to Divert Competitors’ Customers With ‘Bling’ Keywords

Rafe Gomez is the owner of VC Inc. Marketing, which provides SEO B2B lead generation, content marketing and PR services to businesses across […]

Q & A with Mom Blogger Jessica Gottlieb
May 10, 2012

Q & A with Mom Blogger Jessica Gottlieb

This is a guest post by Gina Goodman, social media coordinator at Cision Navigator. After grabbing the number one spot […]

Moms Shout Out Loud
May 07, 2012

Moms Shout Out Loud

This is a guest post from Emily Zimmerman, Internet Media Researcher at Cision.  With Mother’s Day less than a week […]

How Seek or Shout helps me take back my inbox
Apr 19, 2012

How Seek or Shout helps me take back my inbox

This is a guest post by Elizabeth Hanes, a freelance writer and a sponsored Ambassador for Seek or Shout. As […]

The New Cision Search is Here!
Apr 17, 2012

The New Cision Search is Here!

This is a guest post from Ken Magdic – Director of Product Management, and Kristen Hartmann – Manager of Global […]

Top 100 U.S. Social Media, Internet Marketing & SEO Blogs – 2012
Apr 16, 2012

Top 100 U.S. Social Media, Internet Marketing & SEO Blogs – 2012

This is a guest post from Beth Blanchard – Supervisor, Internet Media – and Kristen Sala – Senior Manager, Electronic […]

Happy Anniversary Cision!
Apr 02, 2012

Happy Anniversary Cision!

This is a guest post by Vanessa Bugasch, SVP of Global Marketing & Product Marketing, Business Development at Cision. It’s […]

Three Innovative Ways Users Are Customizing the Seek Or Shout Experience
Apr 02, 2012

Three Innovative Ways Users Are Customizing the Seek Or Shout Experience

This is a guest post from Teresa Dankowski, Community Manager of Seek Or Shout.  In the two months that Seek […]

Facebook’s New Interest Lists: Clean Up Your News Feed
Mar 26, 2012

Facebook’s New Interest Lists: Clean Up Your News Feed

This is a guest post from Amanda Yang, media statistics specialist at Cision. Since implementing Facebook Pages in 2007, Facebook users […]