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Edgy ‘Vegan’ Campaign Backlash?

PETA is well-known for extreme campaigns, but their “Boyfriend Went Vegan and Knocked the Bottom Out of Me” campaign might have crossed the line. In correlation with the launch of the BWVAKTBOOM.com website, PETA launched their “Boyfriend Went Vegan” commercial. The … Continue reading

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Six Tips to Improve your Social Media

When searching for a topic this week I came across a post on Shift Communication’s blog, PR-Squared, titled “Social Media Tips For Newbies”. The author used six simple and effective points to demonstrate how to operate successful social sites. Even … Continue reading

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‘Battlefield 3’ Campaign Sets Sales Records

When Electronic Arts’ new first-person shooter game “Battlefield 3” was first announced, it was mostly panned by critics who saw it as a less-than- stellar version of Infinity Ward’s “Call of Duty” franchise. Critics based their assumption on the history … Continue reading

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Fallout From ‘Occupy Oakland’

Oakland police, suited up in riot gear, cleared anti-Wall Street protesters from the sidewalks surrounding Oakland’s City Hall on Tuesday, Oct. 24. The police invasion left a sea of overturned tents, protest signs and trash thrown around the plaza. The … Continue reading

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ESPN, Hank Williams Jr. Part On Sour Note

The Hank Williams Jr. song “All My Rowdy Friends” has been the opening for Monday Night Football for nearly 20 years. However, the song was pulled from the air before last week’s game between the Indianapolis Colts and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers … Continue reading

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Netflix CEO Tells Customers ‘I Messed Up’

Since July, Netflix has received an array of complaints and criticism over how they are conducting business. The decision to split the DVD rentals and the media streaming services into different factions was not well-received by the public. In fact, … Continue reading

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Polling Feature ‘Gauges’ Instant Reader Feedback

     The Huffington Post launched a new feature on its website called The Gauge. According to the site, this new open polling feature measures reader feedback on important stories and controversies by simply clicking “I agree” or “I disagree.” Voting … Continue reading

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Making the Case for Social Media

Social media is becoming more and more prevalent in the public relations specialist’s job description. Practitioners use it to get the word out about clients, research the competition and communicate with the public about questions or problems. Todd Defren from … Continue reading

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