Agile PR (Hardcover)

Expert Messaging in a Hyper-Connected, Always-On World

By Marian Salzman, The Pr

Amacom, 9780814437872, 272pp.

Publication Date: January 24, 2017

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Looking to upgrade your PR practices? Look no further. Bloggers, influencers, citizen's news landscape is crowded and constantly changing. As a PR professional, how do you match your message to the medium and ensure that it gets heard above the noise? Public relations maverick Marian Salzman goes behind the scenes of creative power house Havas PR, revealing the newest, most effective tactics for championing brands, organizations, and causes. Punctuated by case studies from the United Nations Foundation, Wyclef Jean, Sears, and other campaigns, Agile PR reveals how to: Use newscrafting to help clients be the news * Personalize pitches to reporters and bloggers * Master the art of storytelling * Break through Web clutter * Create branded hashtags that get shared * Bump clients to the top of online searches * Gain exposure at SXSW, TED, and other key conferences * Avert and resolve crises * Measure the impact of media placements * And more Ambitious media plans call for cutting-edge tools. Agile PR unlocks industry secrets sure to help anyone broaden their reach and increase their impact.

About the Author

MARIAN SALZMAN is CEO of Havas PR North America and chair of the Havas PR Global Collective. A top trendspotter and award-winning blogger, she has written for Adweek,, The Huffington Post, The Guardian, and more.