Posts by Dave Fleet

Do People Really Care About PR Disclosure? And Why It Still Matters

Do People Really Care About PR Disclosure? And Why It Still Matters

Do people really care about disclosure by PR agencies when it comes to activities for their clients? I don’t mean...

Feeding The Social Media Beast

Feeding The Social Media Beast

Ever felt a “need” to be active on Twitter? Do you feel guilty for not publishing to your blog for...

Scaling Issues In Social Media Monitoring

Scaling Issues In Social Media Monitoring

Radian6 recently introduced a few new features to its social media monitoring platform. The company  explained them well on the...

Interactive or Engaged?

Interactive or Engaged?

(This is a guest post by Valerie Merahn Simon. For more about Valerie, check out her bio at the end...

Five Things PR Folks Can Learn About Social Media From Advertising

Five Things PR Folks Can Learn About Social Media From Advertising

We in the public relations industry seem to love to look down upon those on the advertising side of the...

Commenting Makes You Sexy

Commenting Makes You Sexy

Ok, that’s not really true, but it does make me happy… One of the main reasons I write this blog...

The Power Of Video

The Power Of Video

This video communicates the message clearly and memorably in a way that words or still images could not. It's a great example of the power of video.

14 Key Skills & Attributes For New Public Relations Professionals

14 Key Skills & Attributes For New Public Relations Professionals

Public relations has changed significantly over the last few years. Even if you don’t buy into the idea that online...

Astroturfing Online Reviews: 3 Reasons It’s A Bad Idea

Astroturfing Online Reviews: 3 Reasons It’s A Bad Idea

TechCrunch reported yesterday that they had obtained evidence that a PR firm had “a team of interns to trawl iTunes...

A Quick Social Media Analysis Of The Toronto Storm

A Quick Social Media Analysis Of The Toronto Storm

If you lived anywhere in Southern Ontario or were paying attention online last night, you’ll likely know that the Toronto...