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Marketing, Branding, PR, Advertising. Oh, My!

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

While they often get lumped together in industry types or job descriptions, marketing, branding, PR and advertising are not all one and the same

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The Silent Benefits of PR

Both Sides of the Table

I have written many times about PR so if you want a deep dive on the “how” of PR you may enjoy reading some of these posts.

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Is Social Media Advertising or PR?

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

PR excels at messaging, but advertising focuses on results. The PR argument is simple. That’s clearly an advertising metric.

?5 PR Myths Small Business Owners Should Ignore

YFS Magazine

Have you ever heard someone say, "PR is the same thing as advertising.

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20 Networking Tips from a PR Expert [+ GIVEAWAY]

Up and Running

Below is an adapted excerpt from “The Little Book of Big PR: 100+ Quick Tips to Get Your Small Business Noticed” by Jennefer Witter.

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7 Phrases Your PR Team Doesn't Want To Hear

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Your PR team can do some very good things for you--but it can''t work magic. PR professionals] can''t control the final messaging. Wrong.

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10 Essential PR Tips for Startups

mashable.com

10 Essential PR Tips for Startups. Sign up for her course on “ PR for Startups ” to learn more about getting media coverage for your fledgling business. While pitching individual writers sounds more promising to many PR folk, you should always determine the official pitching method for your preferred publication.

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How Smart Companies Use PR to Get the Word Out

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

It needs marketing, promotion, advertising--a viral wildfire that sweeps across the nation, and even oceans. It's called PR.

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Facebook Advertising / Marketing: Best Metrics, ROI, Business Value

Occam's Razor

We've seen explosive growth in brand pages, types of advertising and other fun ways to monetize this audience. Gets more Likes. ").

16 PR Strategies Every Small Business Should Stop Using Right Now

Up and Running

PR can do wonders for your startup or small business, but not all strategies have proven to be effective. Over-the-Top Self-Promotion.

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6 Ways to Revamp Your PR Budget

Duct Tape Marketing

6 Ways to Revamp Your PR Budget written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing. 6 Ways to Revamp Your PR Budget. Newsletters.

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DIY PR: 13 Things You Must Do

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

If that's not you and spreading the word is your task and yours alone, here are a few things to put on your must-do list: Advertising 1. I know.

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How to Apply PR Skills at Networking Events

Up and Running

I’ve been to hundreds of journalism and PR mixers but this business crowd was different. PR and Advertising Mark Macias networkingTweet Today’s BIG Blog post is from Mark Macias , author of Beat the Press: Your Guide to Managing the Media. Public Relations is a skill that not only applies to the media. Make eye contact.

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How to Hack the PR Machine

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Start-ups on a shoestring might not have the money for a public-relations agency or even a PR pro. Here are seven steps to do-it-yourself PR.

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Three Ways PR and SEO Can Be Best Friends

Duct Tape Marketing

Three Ways PR and SEO Can Be Best Friends written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing. photo credit flickr. A modern era. Conclusion.

The Ultimate Tutorial to Add Inbound Marketing Into Your PR Strategy

Duct Tape Marketing

Inbound marketing has become a popular strategy for a number of things including for being the best startup PR strategy. Blogging. Social media.

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Super Bowl Advertising – Tor Myhren

Start Up Blog

I’ve been a big advocate for the web changing communications and advertising forever. Crazy, outdated advertisers who haven’t been told that TV is dead? And amid all this media madness, the advertisers get as much attention as the football players. The PR and buzz is unparalleled. One commercial, 2.9 million bucks.

Upping Your PR

Up and Running

It differs from a referral which refers your products and services and differs from advertising because you don’t pay for it. Prospects.

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5 Easy Ways to Drum Up PR Coverage

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Here are five ways to grab the media's attention--no PR expertise required. Understanding the business of PR is paramount to your success.

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PR & eCommerce: A Match Made in Heaven and How to Leverage It to Help Your Business Grow

Duct Tape Marketing

PR & eCommerce: A Match Made in Heaven and How to Leverage It to Help Your Business Grow written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing.

Best Source for Awesome--and Free--PR

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Your company's best advocates are not your PR team (no offense). Well, not just your PR team anyway. Why not use it to your advantage?

3 Steps to Becoming a Networking Ninja

crowdSPRING Blog

But experienced business owners and marketing/PR experts all agree that such doubts and fears are irrational. The bottom line: look presentable.

What You Need to Know Before Launching a Native Advertising Campaign

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

In recent years that type of old-school advertorial has been replaced by a new, and potentially evil, digital cousin known as native advertising.

Twitter Link Roundup #275 – Fascinating Stuff for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

Which Form of Digital Advertising Is The Most Effective? How to Simplify SEO, PR, and Social Collaboration | Convince and Convert crowdspring.co/1JPSPDh.

Twitter Link Roundup #286 – Ideas for Small Business, Startups, and Designers!

crowdSPRING Blog

A bicycle-riding robot? What other wonders could the world yet hold? Or at least give us some modest entertainment. Enjoy! 1Uoh8Oy. 1KsKnLn. 1ijjyNb.

The Year's Most Memorable PR Stunts

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Here's a look at 10 of the year's craziest PR stunts. Here are the most memorable PR stunts from 2011 — for better or worse. link].

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What Startups Need from an Advertising Agency

Early Growth Financial Services

Reliability “A lot of PR/advertising or marketing agencies can promise a lot of things, but I want to know I can rely on them.

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Twitter Link Roundup #276 – Patriotic Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

How to Simplify SEO, PR, and Social Collaboration | Convince and Convert crowdspring.co/1H3u8Tt. Happy 4th of July! We also like the fireworks.

Startups: Don't Hire a PR Agency

Market by Numbers

Some entrepreneurs get in this fix because they fail to distinguish between PR and other marketing tactics. Does anyone? Comments welcome!

Twitter Link Roundup #251 – Cool ideas about Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

Supposed Media and Advertising Trends in 2014 That Never Happened | WSJ – buff.ly/1Any7Vs. I hope you enjoy! 14niIbA. 1JWVWaJ. 1xy7FsN.

Developing A PR Strategy For Your Small Business’s Product Launch

YoungUpstarts

One of the worst things you could do in PR is only start talking about your new product once it launches or a week before. by Cameron Johnson.

Twitter Link Roundup #284 – Late Summer Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

I guess I have a travel bug this month. Sad me, it’s August but there’s no time for vacation right now. Enjoy! 1NK8tPd. 1NrcU4v. 1JvB6lv.

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

crowdSPRING Blog

Remember the first time you got a taste of something so delicious, so amazing that you simply had to have more? Had to experience the joy again?

Twitter Link Roundup #271 – Textbook Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

Too weird, right? Metallica? Mellow? But perhaps a great way to start the weekend, am I right? Enjoy! 1Gcc7jQ. 1A6oKMa. 1HhWMwF. This U.S. 1KRDizL.

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Twitter Link Roundup #285 – Labor Day! Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

I know this guy. He’s a musician and a visual artist. His music is ethereal and dark and his motion design work is reflective of that. Enjoy!

Twitter Link Roundup #273 – Quintessential Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

Our pals over at boredpanda took the time to list out a whole bunch of new words that are quickly rising to the top of the food chain. Enjoy! 1F6QNa1.

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Sponsored Poolfunding: A New Way To Think About Maximizing Advertising Dollars

YoungUpstarts

You have to consider mobile advertising, social media, content marketing, pay-per-click, and let’s not forget organic SEO. Here’s how it works.

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Twitter Link Roundup #270 – Exemplary Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

Dan Deacon is an electronic musician with a huge following. I hope you are suitably inspired, because it’s time now for our weekly Roundup!

Twitter Link Roundup #288 – Necessary Stuff For Small Business, Startups, and Designers!

crowdSPRING Blog

Jack Anderson was a student at Dodge College when he made this video for his student thesis project. Enjoy! 1g7wvIh. 1MrJksN. 1MKG9PP. 1OnY9yW.

Twitter Link Roundup #245 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

Shameless, I know, but couldn’t resist sharing with y’all a picture of our new puppy! Her name is Remy and, frankly, we’re smitten!