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Volcano in Bali Causes PR Turbulence

Are there PR lessons to learn from the social media rants of irate travelers venting over delayed flights? Sure there are. This week’s volcanic eruption on island paradise Bali caused airport closures, grounded flights and headaches for many airlines. Jetstar, an Australian budget airline, found itself in the middle of a social media imbroglio as well. The airline’s use of Facebook to post status updates for the grounded passengers inbetween its …

Why Don’t Local Newspapers Engage Readers with Social Media?

  Three incidents have left me frantically searching for news alerts and updates about police and fire activities in my neighborhood. Each time I find myself in the middle of the crossfire, I wonder why our local newspapers are not taking advantage of social media to keep us informed. It’s no secret that social media offers instant news-gathering and news-disseminating …

Catch Up Reading: Web 2.0 Summit, DeFrag, Amplify and TWTRCON 2010

Rapid-fire tweets from overlapping social media shows Web 2.0 Summit, DeFrag Conference 2010, Amplify and TWTRCON SF10  overwhelmed my Twitter feed this week. How can anyone keep up with all this information (and still do an honest day’s work)? Homework this weekend, that’s the answer! Here are the links to the articles and video footage that I plan to review.  Please join me because I really don’t like to do homework …

My Favorite Tools: Paper.Li

Jottings by a tech PR consultant on a tireless quest for the next best tool, application, widget or Website to help “balance” life between the cyber and real worlds. I published an online newsletter today in under a minute. All it took was one stroke of a button and voila I had nine pages beautifully formatted with compelling content neatly filed under nine tabs: headlines, technology, business, stories, …

No Consensus on Exclusives in the News Business

  “Giving exclusives still can serve an important function in today’s viral media world, and even may be worth making a few enemies,” asserts Dan Primack in an article entitled How and when to give a media ‘exclusive,’ which arrived in this morning’s issue of  The Term Sheet, Fortune.com’s new daily email about deals and deal-makers. Primack was revisiting what he …

8 Hot Social Media Marketing Tips

Nearly 3,800 people registered for SocialMediaExaminer’s Webinar “8 Hot Social Media Marketing Tips You Need to Know” yesterday (April 6, 2010).  If you weren’t one of them (perhaps you couldn’t get into the virtual room because there was only space for the first 1,000) then this recap is for you. Not only was this Webinar packed full of “virtual” bodies, but …