PR News Announces Next Practices Annual Conference August 6 in San Francisco

  PR News Announces Next Practices Annual Conference August 6 in San Francisco

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NEW YORK -- June 25, 2013

PR News has announced the program for the Next Practices Annual Conference,
which brings together thought leaders and experts in digital communications to
share ideas, tactics, and lessons learned in optimizing digital platforms to
advance your PR efforts. Companies including LinkedIn, USA Today, Edelman
Digital, The Clorox Company, Mattel, Inc., Anthem Blue Cross, Weber Shandwick
and more will share their success stories and online innovations.

More Information

This full-day conference will be held August 6 at the Westin in San Francisco.
Attendees will learn real-world case studies and how-to's on finding
influencers and connecting with journalists and bloggers on social channels;
telling your brand's story visually on Pinterest, Instagram and Vine; using
Twitter to manage a crisis; tapping into the power of content marketing;
uncovering Facebook's "secrets" of audience engagement; breaking down silos to
create a truly integrated communications team; measuring the effectiveness of
your programs; and more.

Panel topics include:

  *7 Essential Skills Communicators Will Need to Thrive in 2014 and Beyond
  *Media Relations Next Practices
  *Secrets to Facebook Communications
  *Tell Brand Stories With Video, Pinterest & Instagram
  *Tap Into the Power of Content Marketing
  *Interactive Clinic: Manage an Escalating Crisis on Twitter
  *Anatomy of a Successful PR Team
  *Top Apps & Tools All Communicators Should Use
  *Why Didn't I Think of That? 15 Unique PR Ideas in 30 Minutes

The conference is designed for all communications professionals looking to
effectively leverage the latest digital communications technologies,
applications and resources available online to improve their organization's
reputation, mind share and bottom line. Attendees will leave this conference
equipped with a smarter, more cost-effective PR plan that harnesses the power
of online.

Presented by the industry's most trusted sources on PR and marketing -- PR
News -- this conference will address the most critical digital issues and new
opportunities facing communications professionals. Register now at The early-bird rate ends
July 17, 2013.

The PR News Writing Boot Camp will be held the day before the conference, on
August 5, also at the Westin in San Francisco. Two-day packages are available
for attendees.

For questions regarding attending the event, contact conference coordinator
Saun Sayamongkhun at

For sponsorship and exhibit information, contact PR News Vice President &
Group Publisher Diane Schwartz at


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