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[THIS JUST IN] Major Facebook Insights Changes You Need To Know About! | PostRocket Blog - Facebook Newsfeed Optimization Tool

[THIS JUST IN] Major Facebook Insights Changes You Need To Know About! | PostRocket Blog - Facebook Newsfeed Optimization Tool | Swing your communication | Scoop.it

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Instagram emerges as an advocacy platform in the Chick-fil-a controversy | Instagram | Blog | Holtz Communications + Technology

Instagram emerges as an advocacy platform in the Chick-fil-a controversy | Instagram | Blog | Holtz Communications + Technology | Swing your communication | Scoop.it

In a tweet earlier today, Southeastern University PR professor Barbara Nixon pointed out that more than 50,000 images turned up on Instagram bearing the hashtag #chickfila. By the time I looked a few hours later, that number had surged to more than 62,500.

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20 things PR clients should know | Articles | Home

20 things PR clients should know | Articles | Home | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Spin doctors, we are not. Frustrated, we are.
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How can women in PR have it all? | Articles | Main

How can women in PR have it all? | Articles | Main | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Inspired by The Atlantic's wildly popular cover story this month, the author explains what it takes for women in the fast-paced world of public relations to thrive at work and have time for a life at home.  (MT @MarkRaganCEO: Women in PR: It's not...
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Pinterest: The Next Social Media Giant - San Francisco Chronicle

Pinterest: The Next Social Media Giant - San Francisco Chronicle | Swing your communication | Scoop.it

For those who do not yet know, Pinterest is an online pinboard that lets you put your favorite images on a single web page.


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Social media power youth political participation - Phys.Org

Social media power youth political participation - Phys.Org | Swing your communication | Scoop.it

The MacArthur Research Network on Youth and Participatory Politics (YPP), under the direction of co-principal investigators University of Chicago political ...and more »...

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5 Digital Trends Shaping the Consumer Experience

5 Digital Trends Shaping the Consumer Experience | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
As marketers, what are the trends driving consumers from a socially based consumption model to one of experience? Here are the top five.
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Social Media Before the Internet: Tales of Victorians, Comic Book ... - TIME

Social Media Before the Internet: Tales of Victorians, Comic Book ... - TIME | Swing your communication | Scoop.it

Although the current spate of social media platforms burst onto the scene within the last several years, these tools have antecedents in earlier, traditional media.Special...

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Top MBA Programs Embrace Social Media But Aren't Tracking ... - San Francisco Chronicle (press release)

Top MBA Programs Embrace Social Media But Aren't Tracking ... - San Francisco Chronicle (press release) | Swing your communication | Scoop.it

While only 16% use Mobile Apps, they are rated one of the most effective tools second only to Facebook San Jose, CA/Dartmouth, MA (PRWEB) June 19, ...


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US bishops plan PR campaign to soften image - Chicago Tribune

US bishops plan PR campaign to soften image - Chicago Tribune | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
US bishops plan PR campaign to soften imageChicago Tribune...
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Create the ultimate LinkedIn profile in 6 steps | Articles

Create the ultimate LinkedIn profile in 6 steps | Articles | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Want to get more mileage out of your LinkedIn profile? This guide explains where to add keywords, how to create a vanity URL, and more.
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Obama Is a Master of Social Media -- New App Fuels His Campaign - Huffington Post (blog)

Obama Is a Master of Social Media -- New App Fuels His Campaign - Huffington Post (blog) | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Obama Is a Master of Social Media -- New App Fuels His CampaignHuffington Post (blog)This is an example of how one tool can have many uses -- a church key for social media campaigns.
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Social-media start-ups bring compatible travelers together - Detroit Free Press

Social-media start-ups bring compatible travelers together - Detroit Free Press | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
WFMY News 2Social-media start-ups bring compatible travelers togetherDetroit Free PressAirlines such as Delta have already been experimenting with social media by selling tickets on Facebook.
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Official Olympic Website: UI Silver — but UX DQ (Jakob Nielsen's Alertbox)

Official Olympic Website: UI Silver — but UX DQ (Jakob Nielsen's Alertbox) | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Page design itself scores 15% higher than the 2002 Olympics site. But a disjointed overall Internet presence leads to an intolerable overall user experience.
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PR traditionalists still learning how to navigate digital waters - Globe and Mail

PR traditionalists still learning how to navigate digital waters - Globe and Mail | Swing your communication | Scoop.it

The evolution of the Internet and social media has, no doubt, disrupted traditional public relations and marketing.

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The Death Of SEO: The Rise of Social, PR, And Real Content - Forbes

The Death Of SEO: The Rise of Social, PR, And Real Content - Forbes | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
I had lunch back in March with Adam Torkildson, one of the top SEO consultants in Utah and one of the best in the country.
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How to Use Twitter Hashtags

How to Use Twitter Hashtags | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Hashtags are one the most powerful tools in the twitersphere that many newbies and novices alike underutilize or miss use. In this post I want to take a moment or two to explain how I use them. So what is a hashtag?
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Public Relations Goes Digital - Forbes

Public Relations Goes Digital - Forbes | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Public Relations Goes DigitalForbesSabrina Horn Public relations is going through a fundamental shift that will change how ... They must be able to weave together traditional PR with social media, ...
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For traditional media, digital is the elephant in the room | communicatto, a social media agency | Social media speaker, strategist, and trainer.

For traditional media, digital is the elephant in the room | communicatto, a social media agency | Social media speaker, strategist, and trainer. | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Stories are the creative conversion of life itself into a more powerful, clearer, more meaningful experience. They are the currency of human contact.
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Social media in health care create risks - San Francisco Chronicle

Social media in health care create risks - San Francisco Chronicle | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Social media in health care create risksSan Francisco ChronicleOn Twitter, 10000 people are listening to Jen Gunter.
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Curated Content Gives Brands a Helping Hand

Curated Content Gives Brands a Helping Hand | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Marketers sate their social needs with repurposed news from outlets...
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Does Every Employee Need Social Media Training? - Mashable

Does Every Employee Need Social Media Training? - Mashable | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Fast CompanyDoes Every Employee Need Social Media Training?MashableHas social media become so omnipresent that companies can no longer afford to train just marketers, sales and public relations people in Twitter, Facebook and other networks?
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How Hashtags and Social Media Can Bring Megacorporations to Their Knees - The Atlantic

How Hashtags and Social Media Can Bring Megacorporations to Their Knees - The Atlantic | Swing your communication | Scoop.it

"They're not about the money," said Steven Cody, the CEO at Peppercom, a New York-based public-relations company that advises companies on how to handle...

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On Social Media, State Department Stands Alone - Huffington Post (blog)

On Social Media, State Department Stands Alone - Huffington Post (blog) | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
On Social Media, State Department Stands AloneHuffington Post (blog)As other parts of the federal government begin to examine their own practices toward social media and publication review, the State Department stands alone in clinging to a 19th...
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Hashtag basics: Why they work, and why they fail | Articles

Hashtag basics: Why they work, and why they fail | Articles | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Still unclear about how or why to use the # sign in a tweet? Don't worry; we've got you covered.
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