Five Tips to Improve your Social Media Marketing

By Polly Winograd Ikonen As a communications and marketing professional, you obviously know that having your company or client on social media platforms is critical.  But simply creating organic posts is no longer enough to generate the engagement you seek. The term ‘social media marketing’ can be used to describe all kinds of promotional activities on these platforms. In this…
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What are the best practices for social media?

by David Landis, LCI President What are the best practices when using social media? That’s a good question. Our Seattle Public Relations Global Network PR affiliate, The Fearey Group, helped answer that with the following blog by Katie Lindquist. This blog originally ran in a slightly different form on September 18, 2020. My takeaways? Wednesday appears to be one of…
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Social Media Primer: Which Platform Is Right For Your Business?

“Social Media is ubiquitous these days,” says LCI President David Landis. “I found this post, written by Bailie Pelletier from our Seattle PR Public Relations Global Network agency affiliate, The Fearey Group, particularly helpful. It delineates which platform is right for which business. My takeaways? That males between 25-34 are most active on Facebook; that Instagram is ideal for B2C…
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Social changes in times of public crisis

This post comes courtesy of Marissa Baker with our Public Relations Global Network partner, HMA Public Relations, in Arizona. ***** During the current public health crisis, many platforms are pushing to roll out new features sooner rather than later. Video streaming services like Disney+ and Hulu have released highly anticipated movies earlier than planned to offer more entertainment for those…
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Introducing the new Landispr.com

By Craig MacLellan, Senior Account Executive If you’re a regular visitor to landispr.com, you’ll notice that our website has had a beautiful new facelift (like all the best Hollywood stars!). The image on our homepage says it all: iconic California redwoods, which represent growth, stability and upward movement – just like what we try to do for our clients every…
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How to Identify the Right Media Outlet for your Story

By David Cumpston, Director Pitching the correct media with your story is critical to the success or failure of a campaign. With so many types of media to choose from – newspapers, television, radio, social media and more – it can be tricky to identify which medium is best to pitch. With some research and strategic thinking you can make…
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5 Steps to Prepare for Facebook Algorithm Changes

By Chris Guizlo of The Fearey Group, our Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) partner in Seattle I sat down with Audrey Tanberg, Senior Social Media Strategist at The Fearey Group, to discuss the upcoming Facebook algorithm changes along with 5 steps businesses can take to prepare for them. You can listen to the podcast here or read the full transcript below….
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Is Facebook becoming Irrelevant?

    By Sarah Mason, Account Coordinator & Office Manager   As newer social platforms rise in popularity, such as Snap and Instagram, many speculate that Facebook is on its way out. Using Facebook when it launched was a very different experience than it is today. It used to be a place solely for photo sharing and status updates where…
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The PRGN Instagram Takeover

By Sarah Mason Last week, my colleague Ashley Boarman took over the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) Instagram account. As an avid social networker herself, Ashley gained an insight that only could come from posting to a professional, worldwide account. She expected this project to be similar to managing her own Instagram account, but she found many more caveats when…
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Turn Leads into Clients with a Strong First Impression

By Danielle Martindale, digital marketing strategist at Mannix Marketing The phrases “dress for success” and “first impressions are everything” are common throughout the business world – and for good reason. The first impression is a powerful business tool. When used properly this tool can command respect, exude authority, and turn leads into clients. First impressions go far beyond how you…
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