Every year, PR software and services company Cision (which was acquired by Vuelio in June 2015) publishes a ranking of what it considers to be the top ten PR blogs in the UK. Last week, the latest list for 2015 was published and I'm pleased to note this this blog is ranked by Vuelio as the number 1 PR blog in the UK for the fourth year running. Here's the full list: Top 10 UK PR Blogs 2015 Blog Sole or Primary Author 1. Nevillehobson.com Neville Hobson 2. Stephen … [Read more...] about Vuelio’s Top 10 UK PR blogs 2015
Earlier this month, I took part in a one-hour interview about social media marketing and social PR for a webinar organized by Cision UK and Vocus UK (both, incidentally, now part of the same enterprise). The event was promoted as "The Big Christmas Grudge Match: Social Media Marketing vs Social PR" although I saw it very much as comparing and contrasting the two elements that, in many respects, are different sides of the same coin. Whatever you call it, I thought it was a terrific … [Read more...] about Social marketing and social PR: never the twain shall meet?
Can you really separate out social marketing and social PR? Or are they just two sides of the same coin? And are there actually start and end points? I've partnered with Cision and Vocus to address these elements of a big topic in a free webinar we're presenting on December 9 that will help you bring a clear focus to your social communications planning and execution in 2015. Here's the heart of what we'll be doing: Discover the communications strategies, tactics, and channels used by … [Read more...] about Where does social marketing end and social PR begin?