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Influencers Gone Rogue: How to Protect Your Brand

Influencers Gone Rogue: How to Protect Your Brand

Published on March 9, 2018, at 6:54 p.m. by Alyssa Comins. In December 2017, YouTube star Logan Paul posted a video of a dead body in the Aokigahara forest near Mt. Fiji, Japan. The forest is known as a place where many choose to commit

Primer, Powder and PR

Primer, Powder and PR

Published on May 29, 2017, at 9:18 a.m. by Kahla Anderson. Have you ever watched a YouTube video and the person you are watching entices you with a new product or app that you should download? This is called influencer marketing. Influencer marketing consists of

The Influence of Self-Branding

The Influence of Self-Branding

Published on April 6, 2017, at 6:52 p.m. by Briana Borcic. Cameron Dallas, Taylor Caniff, Nash Grier, Jenna Marbles. You may recognize these names from your favorite social media platforms like Instagram, Vine, YouTube and Twitter, among others. What sets these big names apart from

#Freebooting

#Freebooting

Posted on April 16, 2016, at 4:00 p.m. by Morgan Martin. The ever-expanding world of mass media has made it easy for average Joes to become famous with the click of a mouse or the tap of a finger; however, it has also brought forth

#SocialMediaGoals

#SocialMediaGoals

Published on April 12, 2016, at 9:30 p.m. by Mackenzie Ross. Everyone has that one friend — the one who’s famous. No, I’m not talking about celebrity status; I’m talking about social media famous. Have you ever been scrolling through Instagram and wondered how someone

The Power of YouTube

The Power of YouTube

Published on October 5, 2015, at 7:40 p.m. by Madalyn Atherton. It’s no secret that these days, our attention spans are shorter. We live our lives 140 characters at a time and barely have any patience for a five-second ad before a video. Despite that,

Follow Your Audience

Follow Your Audience

Posted: February 11, 2015, 8:00 p.m. by Ana Vega. Social media marketing is designed to gain company or brand recognition through the use of different platforms. But with endless options readily available to help you promote your campaign, how do you know which platforms to

#SOTU: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

#SOTU: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Posted: January 28, 2015, 7:15 p.m. by Ana Vega. We’ve seen social media run the show during sporting events, music festivals and more. It strengthens the interactions between viewers, fans and the companies they support. Last week, during the State of the Union address, the

Jimmy Fallon: More Than Wit

Jimmy Fallon: More Than Wit

Posted: November 21, 2014, 7:25 p.m. by Mary Kathryn Woods. Hey, hey, hey, hey! As public relations practitioners, we can do more than chuckle at NBC’s “The Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon — we can learn. Since his debut on The Tonight Show in February

A Look into Social Fitness

A Look into Social Fitness

Posted: November 7, 2014, 2:25 p.m. by Michelle Sue Agee. The fitness industry online spans every niche and attracts followers from every fitness level. The Internet is full of trainers, magazines, gyms, fitness models, yogis and even the everyday fitness junkie, each consistently pumping out fitness-related

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