Tag Archives: google

“Streak”ing or Stalking? How Publicists Can Use Gmail’s New Plugin, Streak

photo credit By Dee Donavanik, Publicity Director of MEDIA CONNECT DC   Recently there has been a lot of discussion about Streak, a new Gmail extension which, according to mediabistro, “allows you to be even more OCD over pitches.” Like … Continue reading

Posted in Media, Public Relations | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

Book Trailers Blaze Across Screens of Potential Readers: Do They Flame or Fizzle?

By Anna Patrick, Associate Digital Publicist When a new movie first starts generating buzz, what is the first thing that pops up when you Google the title? The movie trailer. So many authors and publishing practitioners in the book world … Continue reading

Posted in Media, Public Relations, publishing, Social Media | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Sum it Up

Many of my e-mails as of late — excluding things that are client-related or internal communication threads — have been junk mail. That said, I’ve noticed an influx of e-mails from platforms that I use like Google+, Pinterest, and Twitter … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

Social Media April Fools

If you’ve been on Google today, or have logged into LinkedIn, you may have picked up on two clever April Fool’s Day jokes.

Posted in Media, Social Media | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

Feast Your Eyes On This: Foodies on the Web

Social media — be it Facebook, blogs, Twitter, or even LinkedIn — has made its mark on many an industry. When I look back at how I spend my day, I realize how my mundane daily chores have turned simple … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off