February 23, 2018
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Twitter Analytics Takeaways

Anyone who knows Rachel knows how much sh love Twitter and #hashtags. If she comes across an article about anything related to Twitter and it is on one of her favorite PR news websites, PR Daily, it is pretty much guaranteed that she will read it. So she loved it when she came across the blog post “6 takeaways from @PRDaily’s year on Twitter” from Carlin Twedt.
November 8, 2017
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You Get More Characters, And You Get More Characters!

Twitter's new character limit expansion has left many of us scratching our heads. Will this social media platform be able to remain fundamentally unaltered despite this change? [Click below for more]
October 31, 2017
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Back to the Future?

As Star Trek sometimes did, The Orville delights in making thinly veiled social commentary via its plotlines. Last week’s episode hit especially home for me – and should for anyone working in digital communications, or perhaps even politics.
October 25, 2017
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Can You Recover From a Social Media Flop?

A lifestyle magazine in New Jersey is currently recovering from a major PR fail they suffered 2 days ago, how can PR pros avoid social media flops?
October 18, 2017
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The Times are Changin’

The New York Times has just announced its updated and expanded set of social media guidelines--question is, will they come back to bite them? [Click below for more]
October 12, 2017
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From The Real Housewives to Reality

Bethenny Frankel, start of The Real Housewives of New York City, has coordinated hurricane relief efforts primarily through, get this... Twitter. [Click below for more]
September 28, 2017
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Twitter is the New Facebook

Twitter is experimenting with doubling its character limit. For some, like Rachel Brockway, this change is considered to be a poor branding decision on Twitter's part. [Click below for more]
March 29, 2017

Twitter is a Valuable Tool for Today’s Journalists

Since the beginning, editors have been skeptical about the newsgathering function of Twitter, and rightfully so. But it has proven to be a powerful tool for today's journalists. [Click below for more]
January 20, 2017

Presidential Social Media

This is not a political post, but rather a post about social media and politics. There is no denying the powerful role social media plays (and has played) in our political system. [Click below for more]