(Originally written March 10, 2010 - crossposted at PR Open Mic) Why aren't Public Relations firms more effectively using new media tools to create their own "news stations," reporting on what their clients are doing? As long as those firms fulfill government requirements for disclosure regarding clients/freebies/etc., it makes sense to create content to their…Read more From the Archives – PR Firms as “News Stations?”
Is the world of newspapers really as bad off as recently reported? I've given this a lot of thought after reading today that Editor and Publisher was going under. In the last few years a lot of newspapers have shrunk, fired staff, closed down, or merged with other news outlets (TV, etc) in response to…Read more Newspapers – Heal Thyself?
This report is in from the Santa Fe New Mexican - Doug Turner, CEO of DW Turner Strategic Communications and Tom Carroll, President of DW Turner - are making a bid to buy the Albuquerque Tribune. If this is true, it would be a very interesting turn in the saga that has been the potential…Read more The Bell Might Not Toll for Thee, Tribune