We were in the middle of the tornadoes of North Alabama this week. At this writing, 1/2 the state is still without power and likely won’t have it for several more days. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the people of Alabama who are suffering in the recovery or who have lost loved ones.
Do not send us a resume that says you have written “press releases.” If you do, it’s going in the trash. We have a hard and fast rule in our company. Our activities are geared toward getting our clients news coverage. It’s that simple. We do not write fluff and stuff information to clog up
This morning we posted a request for information on the Athens State University Facebook page. We’re back in Huntsville, Alabama working with our client here and looking for some assistance via interns who might be looking to actually try their teachings out on a live project. A short post on the Athens State Facebook page
You may have seen the earlier post today about HootSuite’s April Fool’s prank re Happy Owls. Well, later today I received a second email from Ryan at HootSuite. This one reads a little differently than the first. The prior email entitled HootSuite Pivot was sent to you in error. It was intended to be sent
Comes now the horrible news that the AMC show Mad Men, a show about advertising in the 1960s, is being delayed. No new shows until early 2012. The Huffington Post and other sites are full of the details about contract negotiations, efforts to shorten the show by a couple of minutes so more advertising can
iPad has brought about a world of changes in how we are able to be connected to the Internet, and that’s fantastic, particularly for those of us in the world who run WordPress Websites and need to have the ability to update them on the fly. The iPad WordPress App does a pretty good job
To our friends and families in Japan, Hawaii and into the Philippines, you are in our thoughts and prayers. If we can do anything to help you at this difficult time, please let us know. –Donald J. Claxton Related articles “Japan Earthquake Triggers Tsunami Alert for Hawaii” and related posts (hawaiireporter.com) Hawaii braces for
It’s no secret the newspaper industry has been hanging from a thread the past few years thanks to the emergence of the Internet, a never-ending cycle of news and the rise of the blog and “citizen journalism.” We’ve known many a reporter here in Dallas who used to work for The Dallas Morning News, which
There are some times when clients’ needs are the equivalent in difficulty of shooting a layup in basketball. (It is time for March Madness….) It’s these times when rather concentrating on big picture issues, more can be accomplished in a few hours that will bring your clients endless happiness and, hopefully, the success of sales.
We’ve read several of the former Apple evangelist and business guru Guy Kawasaki’s books through the years. Usually, they require the addition of an ink pen in order to mark up the brilliant insights and ideas that come from reading them. This month he has released a tenth book entitled, Enchantment–The Art of Changing Hearts,