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Here are five tips for how to handle your own public relations. Hiring a top PR firm is often out of the question for start-ups.

Lean Marketing: Public Relations strategies for small businesses and startups

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One of the least expensive and most effective ways that small businesses can grow is through the strategic application of public relations.

What You Can Learn From Donald Trump About Public Relations

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The opinionated, conflict-welcoming real estate magnate is famous for turning publicity into money. Can you too? How do I know? The landscaper?

3 Steps to Becoming a Networking Ninja

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Related posts: 5 great viral marketing campaigns (and what small businesses can learn from them!). Ninjas are agile, fast, and efficient.

10 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Politicians

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In short, small businesses and startups can draw many valuable lessons from politics, politicians, and political campaigns. Politicians  talk.

Twitter Link Roundup #268 – Pristine Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

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Brilliant Video Marketing Campaigns You’ll Actually Enjoy Watching crowdspring.co/1HRwXF7. Had to experience the joy again? And again?

How Interactive Content is Changing the Digital PR Industry

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Heineken Brazil’s ‘Um Like Um Balao’ (One Like One Balloon) campaign earned them thousands of followers in just a few days.

Four Ways Your Business Can Give Back in 2016

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Culture Entrepreneur Greatness Public Relations Small Business Kevin Jordanphoto credit: Dollar Photo Club. Why should you do this?

Twitter Link Roundup #249 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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Crowdfunding Campaigns Come With a Growing Price Tag | Yahoo Small Business – Advisor buff.ly/1ug2ciE. One Direction without autotune.

When social media goes bad: a cautionary tale.

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It happens that a campaign meant to be funny and provocative can actually turn out to be tasteless and sexist. Well, guess what? The lesson?

Twitter Link Roundup #282 – Profoundly Great Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

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Why Did Your Last Social Media Marketing Campaign Fail? Related posts: Twitter Link Roundup #186 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More. Our friends at the New York Times get to do stuff that, frankly, makes me jealous. The $16 million dollar version of an old-school treat opens this week.

Why You Must Act Now to Become the #1Rated Provider in Your Area

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By following the tips listed above, within relatively short order you should be able to claim the title of “#1-rated” in at least one category. 

The Holy Grail Of Content Marketing – And When To Recommend It

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Professionalisms book marketing content marketing public relations Tanya Hallby Tanya Hall, CEO of Greenleaf Book Group. Commitment.

Twitter Link Roundup #272 – Picture-perfect Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

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Earth Balloon – Shopping campaign – Conceptual on SAIC Portfolios crowdspring.co/1A7DWsl. We get some cool projects on crowdSPRING.

Twitter Link Roundup #264 – Quintessential Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

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genius marketing campaign and a public service effort that is attention grabbing (not to mention, “awwww” inducing). Enjoy!

Twitter Link Roundup #267 – Flawless Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

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Brilliant Video Marketing Campaigns You’ll Actually Enjoy Watching bit.ly/1HRwXF5. Where does creativity come from? Enjoy! 1bDSip4.

Twitter Link Roundup #262 – MegaResources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

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Campaign to Put a Woman on the Twenty-Dollar Bill – The New Yorker crowdspring.co/1KyhIEB. This is tough stuff to do for any filmmaker.

The Heart Of The Game: PR Lessons Learned From Game Of Thrones

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The fictional series may seem like a study in real-life Machiavellianism but it’s also a primer in modern-day public relations. title.

9 Ways to Connect With Your Community

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Related posts: 5 Ways To Reward Your Community This time of year, in particular, people turn their thoughts. photo credit: 123rf. Go after it.

Twitter Link Roundup #261 – Jaw-Dropping Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

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Campaign to Put a Woman on the Twenty-Dollar Bill – The New Yorker crowdspring.co/1KyhIEB. Related posts: Twitter Link Roundup #197 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More. Bored? Bored on a plane? Well 2.3 million people must be, because this video has been viewed that many times already!

Small Business and Startup Tips: 5 Marketing Mistakes to Avoid

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How can measurement tell you if a campaign was successful or not if you haven’t set a goal to reach? Until now that is. Not setting goals.

7 Questions That Lead to Incredibly Effective Marketing Campaigns

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think the point here is that you adopt a routine and process that makes you stop and consider this holistic approach to campaign design.

Small Business Marketing – New Strategies to Get Noticed

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Public relations efforts are an effective and cost-efficient element to any company’s marketing plan.

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Twitter Link Roundup #170 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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Why Your Marketing Campaign Sucks | TechCrunch – [link]. Why Your Marketing Campaign Sucks | TechCrunch – [link]. Real U.S.

Book Marketing – What Can A PR Pro Do For You

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Help with all promotions on the book, from book reading opportunities to high-profile interviews as an expert in the topic-matter of your publication.

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5 great viral marketing campaigns (and what small businesses can learn from them!)

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The Obama campaign and viral video. Many contributed to this viral effect, both from inside the official campaign and from without.

Twitter Link Roundup #181 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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Four Lean Advertising Campaigns That Went Viral | Harvard Business Review – [link]. Here’s the original , interactive version.

Twitter Link Roundup #159 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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30 Clever Examples of Park Bench Advertising Campaigns – [link]. 25 Inspiring Websites Related To Designs -  [link]. Feeling Old?

Twitter Link Roundup #185 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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Want to become a better public speaker and promote your business? Want to become a better public speaker and promote your business?

Twitter Link Roundup #102 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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More data showing reduced efficacy of email marketing campaigns – [link]. People around the world build some pretty strange houses. link].

Twitter Link Roundup #157 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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If your small business or startup sends email newsletters or other email marketing campaigns, what is the best time of day to send those emails?

Twitter Link Roundup #130 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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The image above is an ad created by TBWA for Moustaches Make A Difference – a campaign to raise support for prostate cancer research.

Twitter Link Roundup #177 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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Creative Advertising Campaigns | web3mantra – [link]. Creative Advertising Campaigns | web3mantra – [link]. The Louis C.K.

Every Small Business And Entrepreneur Needs The Media

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Some people like traditional advertising while others turn to Facebook and Twitter, attempting to reach their audience through social media campaigns.

Twitter Link Roundup #112 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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Better Way to Handle Publicly Tweeted Complaints – [link]. Five campaigns changing the game of mobile advertising – [link]. Public relations: Social media too big for businesses to ignore – [link]. Here are some of the links that I’ve liked and shared this past week! The image above is an for Red Bull.

Cause Marketing on Ice

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Related posts: 5 great viral marketing campaigns (and what small businesses can learn from them!). Why does it work on its own?

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Twitter Link Roundup #210 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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12 inspiring marketing campaigns from Google | Econsultancy – crowdspring.co/1fn1hcw. 1f1zOfD. You Can’t Beat Habit – crowdspring.co/1dlSylX.

Twitter Link Roundup #105 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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40 Witty Campaign Posters for a Cause -  [link]. 40 Witty Campaign Posters for a Cause -  [link]. Related posts: Twitter Link Roundup #93 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More. Here are some of the links that I’ve liked and shared this past week! Steve Jobs In His Own Words -  [link].

Twitter Link Roundup #89 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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crowdSPRING to Create a New Logo for UN Population Fund’s Worldwide 7 Billion Actions Campaign – [link]. hope you enjoy these links!

Twitter Link Roundup #208 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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Massive Advertising Campaign Wars Between Rival Brands – crowdspring.co/1dx93zY. 1d0lOBF. 1cXKpqQ. 1cdV3pS. 1fyj2Z1. L1YQ46. 1eJmGfD.