Channel 4, LinkedIn, Staffs Police, Synthesio: the social reputation debate at #smwf 27/3/12

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I’m very honoured to be moderating a great panel at tomorrow’s Social Media World Forum Europe at Olympia, London on the subject of managing your company’s online reputation via social media. The panel participants will be: Colin Smith, Director of Marketing Solutions UK, LinkedIn Colin Watkins, Digital Communications Manager, Channel 4 David Bailey, Neighbourhood Communications… Read more »

Why conversion segments in Google Analytics are sexy as hell for PR (#pranalytics, #CIPR)

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I had the pleasure of presenting at the PR Analytics Conference in London last week along with a number of big names in the field including Pleon’s David Rockland and Jim Desler, Worldwide Head of PR for Microsoft. There was a large audience of senior PR folk in the room. My presentation was about how… Read more »

Influence Engine Optimisation (IEO): the future of PR?

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(This article first appeared on the CIPR Conversation) Mark Schaefer’s recently published book – Return on Influence – is a good primer on the emerging world of social scoring. He looks in great depth at the various social scoring platforms such as Klout, Peerindex and Kred as well as some case studies about how brands and individuals… Read more »