Each Friday we work hard to bring together the hottest topics in the world of PR, media, marketing, and pop culture. The best finds on the Web are contributed by different members of the agency and brought together to create a list of must-see topics. This week’s links were brought to you by Managing Director Meryl Cooper, Account Coordinator Reene Severino and myself.
If you have been paying any attention in the past few months than you know this morning was the Royal Wedding. Thanks to social media we were able to experience this event like never before. Whether you watched the trends on Twitter and Facebook or saw it live streamed on the Internet you could follow the details and see the event roll out in an entirely new way.
QR codes have become the hottest new trend for brands. Thrown into advertisements, events and promotional materials brands are able to share more information with their consumers in less space. Because QR codes are a new technology they can be a little tricky to understand. Here is a great article breaking down the basics of QR codes.
A few weeks ago Mashable launched a series teaching PR pros how to master the most popular social sites. Understanding these platforms is becoming an essential skill for all PR pros and these great articles explain how to do so in an easy to follow format. Now you can master Twitter, YouTube and blogging.