Being a PR pro means knowing industry trends and using that information to secure awareness for clients. Are you familiar with the latest apps changing brand-to-influencer interactions? Do you know about social media trends that are potentially elevating PR campaigns? Are you up-to-date on international crises that teach worldwide PR lessons? Staying on top of industry trends is a challenge! Don’t you worry — we are here to help. Below are three stories to watch in PR, social media and marketing:
October is finally here, and with it comes everyone’s favorite excuse to dress up and play pretend. While others may be out finding the perfect Halloween costume, the BLASTmedia team has been hard at work satisfying our sweet-tooth for bloody-good client coverage. Check out the coverage below that is so terrifyingly awesome, it is going Trick-or-Treating as itself this year. Read More
At BLASTmedia, volunteering in our community is a key part of our company DNA. We aim to complete a minimum of four large-scale volunteer opportunities each year, with smaller supply drives and fundraisers peppered in-between. In 2014, we decided to take our passion for volunteering to the next level by participating in the Super Service Challenge, a nationwide movement to transform business through service. Read More
We all know it’s important to set personal goals and establish independence, especially for success in a competitive industry like PR. But sometimes we get consumed with our own agenda to the point that we forget about one of our most valuable resources — our coworkers. Read More
It’s long been a creative credo that the equipment doesn’t matter; what matters is the person behind the equipment, or the vision, or passion, or what have you. It sounds nice and is a good idea to hold on to (especially if your equipment sucks), but the truth is, you can’t really produce professional photos or video from the likes of, say, a camera phone – right?
That’s not the case anymore. Over the last decade or so, improvements in technology have opened the possibility for creators without deep pockets to play, first with affordable DSLRs, and now, yes, with the cameras on your freakin’ telephones.
School may just now be back in session, but the team at BLASTmedia has been hard at work all summer long. With top tier client coverage filing in before the bell even rings, BLASTmedia earned August’s ‘Top of Class’ with ease. Check out the below coverage that doesn’t just make the grade – it sets the PR curve. Read More