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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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#PRStack e-handbook launched

image Today will be remembered for many things; no doubt we all have our list of little achievements, successes and wins from the last eight (give or take) working hours. Here at Smoking Gun, though, we’ll be remembering today for a very different reason… Namely the launch of a brand new help text designed to give both newcomers and public relations...

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Tipit – When you think it’s over, you get a second chance!

tipit   Virgin Media competition Pitch to Rich closed on 6th May and 50 projects with the most votes in each category (Start-up, New Things, Grow) gained the opportunity to be assessed, with the top 30 later to be chosen as the lucky semi-finalists. It seemed that the chance to fight for the opportunity to present to Sir Richard Branson was...

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The Blagger’s Blog 15th May 2015

BBBANNA001 A weekly roundup of media news and talking points, sans effort Quote of the week “I don’t think anyone steals anything; all of us borrow.” Legendary blues-man B.B. King, who sadly died this week, aged-89. He probably wasn’t talking about PR and the media at the time, but nevertheless it works. Weekly High  Geek chic aside, Silicone Valley isn’t renowned for style....

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Social media news- Facebook Instant Articles go live

1-Article__new_.0 They say in social media land nothing stays still for longer than the average tweet takes to write. And whilst you might spend a while mulling over the best turn of 140-character-phrase, you probably get what we mean. With mobile-first rapidly becoming the standard, it’s unsurprising the latest update to the world’s foremost network- Facebook- is focusing on the way in which...

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