Southern Manufacturing and Electronics Exhibition took place in Farnborough on 9th to 11th February 2016. The exhibition is the UK’s largest regional manufacturing technology, electronics and subcontracting exhibition. Two of our clients, Aalco and Sapa took part as exhibitors and we were responsible for their stands.
The Chartered Institute of Public Relations has recently published a guide on best practice for politicians when using Twitter. The guidelines are universal for any professional person or company, so we’ve adapted the guide slightly and produced a guide on tweeting. It can be daunting to join a social media platform, so we’ve gone right back to basics
The perceived difficulties in quantifying the results of a PR campaign are many and varied. Often PR firms bury their heads in the sand, avoiding implementing the tools needed to gauge the success of public relations efforts. Whether it is through a lack of time, lack of understanding of the role PR plays, or simply insufficient resources, all too often measuring the results of a campaign is secondary to writing articles and communicating with the media.
Although a relatively young phenomenon, social media is becoming an increasingly important aspect of business communication strategies. While the medium was seen by some as a ‘fad’ when it first came about, perceptions have now changed and marketers are realising the importance of social media and the potential that can be uncovered by having a watertight social media strategy in place.