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Smoking Gun named Best Consumer PR Agency

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PR Moment award winners 2015 announced

  We believe modesty is a valuable asset, and one not to be sniffed at… …Nevertheless, when we have great in-house news to share we’re partial to sharing it- not so much as a means to blow our own trumpets (although in this case we most definitely are), but simply to spread the word...

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Lifestyle media coverage after Google’s blogger guidelines

free-stuff-sign   Google issued a stark warning in March about articles that have come about as a result of a writer receiving something for free. More recently, it handed out manual penalties to sites carrying content that didn’t fall in line. People use links in web content, and there are two types that can be used- Follow and No Follow. No Follow...

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Does Google have more power than the government?

google-amp-fast-speed-travel-ss-1920-800x450 News hit yesterday that Google plans on expanding its ad blocking powers to cover adverts for loans due within 60 days of the agreement, or charged at an interest rate of 36% and above. This is the latest in a string of reports relating to online advertising, with concerns ranging from whether an advert is appropriate or not, to miss-sales and...

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Now that’s what I call a food PR fail (and what to learn from it)

green-waste-513609_960_720 Let’s face it, we all love to eat great food- whether that’s the stuff we love with a smattering of guilt, or the stuff we love that’s actually good for us. Everyone here at Smoking Gun PR is no different, and as such you can probably imagine the passion with which we approach any work in food PR. It’s like...

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