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ACLU: Police's social media updates should follow same basic rules as a ... - Bay City Times

ACLU: Police's social media updates should follow same basic rules as a ... - Bay City Times | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
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Wearable technology and public relations | The Conversation: powered by CIPR

Wearable technology and public relations | The Conversation: powered by CIPR | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
What will the rise in wearbles mean for #publicrelations http://t.co/sBGg7JYPIU via CIPR Conversation http://t.co/5qkepvr3IR
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5 Reasons You Should Focus Your Efforts on Social Media, Not Mainstream Media : PR News Blog

5 Reasons You Should Focus Your Efforts on Social Media, Not Mainstream Media : PR News Blog | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
5 Reasons You Should Focus Your Efforts on Social Media, Not Mainstream Media http://t.co/KuK5sDobHh #PR
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Financial services brands on social media risk getting left behind – again - The Guardian (blog)

Financial services brands on social media risk getting left behind – again - The Guardian (blog) | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
The Guardian (blog) Financial services brands on social media risk getting left behind – again The Guardian (blog) For financial services brands, social media is a very complex thing.
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Social media's 'law' of short messages - MIT News

Social media's 'law' of short messages - MIT News | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Social media's 'law' of short messages MIT News In the last year or two, you may have had some moments — during elections, sporting events, or weather incidents — when you found yourself sending out a flurry of messages on social media sites such...
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Hearst aims to reinvent the corporate website

Hearst aims to reinvent the corporate website | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Mashable hails the media company’s new site as a big step forward in the often-boring realm of company sites.
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» Why Social Networks Like Facebook Fail - World of Psychology

» Why Social Networks Like Facebook Fail - World of Psychology | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
All online social networks eventually fail.
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5 signs you’re not holding yourself professionally accountable

5 signs you’re not holding yourself professionally accountable | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Once you’ve changed your outlook and ditched unnecessary worrying or laying the blame on others, you can really push forward.
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Super Bowl ads: Why social media matters now - CNBC.com

Super Bowl ads: Why social media matters now - CNBC.com | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
CNBC.com Super Bowl ads: Why social media matters now CNBC.com For years, the ultimate American sporting event has served as a peerless venue for a parade of multimillion-dollar, 30-second bursts of branding.
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Air of revolution: how activists and social media scrutinise city pollution - The Guardian

Air of revolution: how activists and social media scrutinise city pollution - The Guardian | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
The Guardian Air of revolution: how activists and social media scrutinise city pollution The Guardian Also through Facebook, software designers got in touch with the group to propose a mobile app that now helps residents track air conditions, and a...
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The 10 New Rules of Crisis Communications (Infographic) • Agnes + Day

The 10 New Rules of Crisis Communications (Infographic) • Agnes + Day | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
The Agnes + Day crisis intelligence team has designed an infographic that showcases the very important 10 new rules of crisis communications.
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How social media can change the face of fundraising - The Guardian

How social media can change the face of fundraising - The Guardian | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
How social media can change the face of fundraising The Guardian Social media.
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White House turkey duel freaks out social media - USA TODAY

White House turkey duel freaks out social media - USA TODAY | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
White House turkey duel freaks out social media USA TODAY Terrified Americans, settle down. The White House is not pitting two turkeys in a "Hunger Games" death match.
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4 Common Mistakes PR Pros Make on Twitter

4 Common Mistakes PR Pros Make on Twitter | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Fully taking advantage of Twitter and using it correctly will undoubtedly improve your performance at work. It’s time for all PR pros to take Twitter seriously. (Think you're a #PR pro on Twitter?
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Disney Breaks with Boy Scouts Over Gay Ban - PRNewser

Disney Breaks with Boy Scouts Over Gay Ban - PRNewser | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Disney Breaks with Boy Scouts Over Gay Ban (Disney Breaks with Boy Scouts Over Gay Ban http://t.co/hP4FwohMBb #PR)
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DeGeneres Selfie Makes Twitter, Samsung Oscar Winners

DeGeneres Selfie Makes Twitter, Samsung Oscar Winners | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Add Twitter Inc., Samsung Electronics Co. and Coca-Cola Co. to the list of winners at last night’s Oscars ceremony for their product-placement coups.
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Social media lie detector: Can it work and is it wise? - USA TODAY

Social media lie detector: Can it work and is it wise? - USA TODAY | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Financial Express Social media lie detector: Can it work and is it wise? USA TODAY Rumors can spread quickly on social media. A new project aims to figure out how to identify, in near real-time, whether they're true.
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Instagram Dwarfs Facebook, Twitter For Brand Engagement [STUDY] - AllTwitter

Instagram Dwarfs Facebook, Twitter For Brand Engagement [STUDY] - AllTwitter | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Instagram Dwarfs Facebook, Twitter For Brand Engagement [STUDY]
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For those who ask me "why should I join Instagram?":


"Instagram generated, on average, an engagement rate 15X that of Facebook and close to 40X that of Twitter."

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A to-do list for the PR industry

A to-do list for the PR industry | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
As the media and online landscapes change, so must public relations mindsets and tactics.
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The Rise And Rise Of Facebook [Infographic]

The Rise And Rise Of Facebook [Infographic] | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
What started out as a small website for students at Harvard University has steadily grown into the world's most popular social network, with approximately 1.3 billion active users.
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The careful craft of quoting correctly

The careful craft of quoting correctly | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
When you’re live-blogging or live-tweeting an event, the proper context is easily lost. Make sure you capture the moment in the proper light. (#PR pros & #journalists - @PRDaily has a great article on the careful craft of quoting correctly!
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The ultimate social media guide to getting a job

The ultimate social media guide to getting a job | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Employers are checking out your social media profiles, and not just to find potentially incriminating photos. They’re looking for a snapshot of who you are.
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9 Ways Social Media Marketing Will Change in 2014

9 Ways Social Media Marketing Will Change in 2014 | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
We asked nine successful entrepreneurs how they are planning on altering their social media marketing strategies in the next six months. (RT @TheBobBarron: Visual content and 8 other ways #socialmedia #marketing will evolve in 2014 via @mashable .
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Twitter Grew Just 2% In The Last 6 Months (Instagram +23%, Facebook -3%) [STATS] - AllTwitter

Twitter Grew Just 2% In The Last 6 Months (Instagram +23%, Facebook -3%) [STATS] - AllTwitter | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
Twitter Grew Just 2% In The Last 6 Months (Instagram +23%, Facebook -3%) [STATS] (Twitter Grew Just 2% In The Last 6 Months (Instagram +23%, Facebook -3%) [STATS] http://t.co/SUqqPzZ5WN #PR)...
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NJ court bars sex offenders from Facebook, LinkedIn and other social media - The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

NJ court bars sex offenders from Facebook, LinkedIn and other social media - The Star-Ledger - NJ.com | Swing your communication | Scoop.it
NJ court bars sex offenders from Facebook, LinkedIn and other social media The Star-Ledger - NJ.com The three-judge panel said that opening up social media to those parolees presents too great a risk for children and the public, pointing to a state...
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