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What FB Newswire means for PR pros

Facebook made another move into the media space this week.<p>"FB Newswire is another useful tool for journalists looking for newsworthy content from …

NYPD Hashtag Sparks Backlash Against Police Across U.S.

The New York City Police Department asked folks to tweet some photos of regular people interacting with officers with the hashtag #myNYPD on Tuesday …

People en Español to Break Its Long Spanish-Only Streak

People en Español has spent the last 17 years covering Hispanic and general-interest subjects, almost always entirely in Spanish. It ran a bilingual …

New Häagen-Dazs Ice Cream Flavors Let You Eat Your Veggies With a Spoon

Tired of trying to force your kids to eat their vegetables when they’d rather be scarfing down ice cream? A new product line from Häagen-Dazs …

Ice Cream

Bye Bye Barbie: Mattel Sinks On Tanking Doll Sales | Forbes | Forums | CPG Connect - CPG Jobs, Retail Jobs, Business Networking, Careers in Canada

For nearly 70 years, Barbie has ruled the dollhouse. But Mattel’s star may now be a relic of the past.<p>Mattel MAT -0.64% shares sank slightly on …

Brands On Instagram Can Expect 4.3% Engagement Rate

With Facebook continuing to limit the reach of organic posts by brands on the social network, alternative platforms may become increasingly …

Bud Light Does Its Own Version of ‘World’s Toughest Job’ … for Dads

Every giant viral ad needs a parody (or a few dozen), and so Bud Light is here with a spoof of the American Greetings "World's Toughest Job" …

LinkedIn Hits 300 Million Users

LinkedIn announced this morning that the company now has 300 million registered users worldwide, over half of which come from outside the U.S. Stateside, the site has 100 million members, its says. LinkedIn revealed these and other figures via a company blog post, in addition to laying out its …

How to get quoted: 10 media interview strategies

Have you been misquoted? Not quoted? Taken out of context? Or frustrated because a reporter didn’t do his or her research before speaking with you? …

Public Relations

US Airways accidentally tweets lewd photo, apologizes

It’s been a weird couple of days for airline Twitter feeds. First, American Airlines had to threaten a 14-year-old Dutch girl with an FBI …

Ad of the Day: Powerade Tells Nico Calabria’s Amazing Story in Best World Cup Spot So Far

For decades, athletes saw emotional vulnerability as something to be shunned, a personal shortcoming that must be internalized and kept out of the …

An Unofficial Guide for #ThrowbackThursday Etiquette

Weekly Internet trends have taken over, and your baby pics are cool as ever because of it.<p>Hashtags provide a number of useful ways to track topics …

Google Stories Guides Viewers Through Marseille At Night

Available to Premium &<br>Purple Members<p>A conference celebrating innovation in brand experience, retail experience and consumer culture.<p>Consumer Culture …

Twitter To Launch Over A Dozen New Ad Types

The Twitter feed is about to become more cluttered.<p>In addition to its familiar promoted tweets, trends and accounts, the company is exhibiting up to …

Lazy Customers Can Now Search Yelp Using Emojis

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Looking for a [thumbs up emoji] place for some burgers and beer? Yelp has you covered.<p>The customer review site now allows mobile users to search for local restaurants and businesses using emojis instead of keywords. The app takes any …

Spotify creates short films for online, in-theater campaign

J. Crew Brings Back a Discontinued Swimsuit Just Because One Superfan Asked Nicely

Open letters to brands rarely work, though it might help your odds of success if you happen to be a fashion writer for New York magazine and The Wall …

Stephen Colbert's Replacement: A Question Even Bigger Than Letterman's

Stephen Colbert's ascent to <i>The Late Show</i> was big news, 'tis true — but in terms of viewers and impact on the late-night landscape overall, Colbert's …

Twitter Rolls Out New Profile Pages On The Web, Looking More And More Like Facebook

Twitter is rolling out a brand new profile redesign starting today, as it looks to help users showcase who they really are.<p>With this overhaul, you …

Ad of the Day: Dove’s ‘Beauty Patch’ Seeks to Empower Women by Fooling Them

Dove has long shown an impressive ability to have it both ways: encouraging women to respect their natural beauty while also selling them a litany of …