For Moms, It’s All About the Memories

For Moms, It's All About...

With a constant connection to multiple screens, families are often spending more time interacting with online friends and communities and less time enjoying their friends and family “IRL” (that’s social networking short-hand for “in real life”). According to Yahoo’s recent study, “Brave New Moms: Navigating technology’s impact on family time,” moms report living a “hectic” […]

Hit of the Week: Blue Chair Bay on Wall Street Journal

Blue Chair Bay Rum

How it came to be As WSJ’s resident spirits guru, and thus a major influencer, Charles Passy was among our top targets from the moment we started working with Kenny Chesney-owned Blue Chair Bay Rum. His stories can walk the line between the pleasure of imbibing and the business of spirits – ideal for reaching […]

Hit of the Week: Must-see TV Presents Opportunity for Food, Drink and Conversation

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How it came to be Legions of fans were eagerly anticipating this month’s premiere of Season 4 of PBS’ hit series Downton Abbey.  As a way to celebrate the return of the Crawleys into American households, 360PR served up simply splendid home viewing party ideas to media, complete with recipes featuring several of our food […]

Google’s New Ads, Twitter’s Edit Feature, Facebook’s Latest Updates

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The Digital Download series by 360 Crowd™ gives you the best digital tips and tricks for new tools and general news circulating in the digital world. New Google+ Ads won’t run on G+ – Google recently announced that it’s using its Google+ social network to create ads, but not run them. Instead, the “+Post” ads run on […]

Global Creativity on Full Display at Holmes Summit

Last month’s Holmes PR Summit in Miami was billed as a global affair, and in four days packed with worthwhile discussions spanning big data to local relevance, it was indeed the conference’s global perspective that I found most energizing. It’s just too easy to adopt the attitude that the communications world revolves around the U.S., […]

Apple’s Latest Acquisition, Snapchat’s Impressive New Hire, Facebook’s News Feed Updates, Instagram’s Ad Results

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The Digital Download series by 360 Crowd™ gives you the best digital tips and tricks for new tools and general news circulating in the digital world. Apple acquires Topsy – On Monday, Apple bought Topsy Labs, a start-up social media analytics company that could potentially help Apple better understand what people are talking about on […]

Facebook’s New Button Designs, Flipboard’s Competitive Shopping Feature, ConnecTV’s Live TV-Sharing App, Google Glass’s New Music Features

360PR's Digital Download 11.14.13

The Digital Download series by 360 Crowd™ gives you the best digital tips and tricks for new tools and general news circulating in the digital world. Facebook introduces new Like and Share buttons – Facebook recently redesigned both its Like and Share buttons to encourage more Likes and Shares of content across the web. The […]

BuzzFeed, Funny or Die and Other Content Marketing Masters: Go Visual For Big Impact

BuzzFeed, Funny or Die and Other Content Marketing Masters: Go Visual For Big Impact

A thousand words? That picture is now worth a million words. That was my biggest takeaway from a conference bursting with them: the Council of Public Relations Firms’ annual Critical Issues Forum on October 24, which took a deep dive into content creation and marketing. Wading through the event’s Twitter stream (#contentfrenzy), I was far […]

Hit of the Week: Making the Meep! one of this holiday season’s hottest kid tablets

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Our Entertainment & Electronics Team has launched 11 products in the past 12 weeks, with an impressive lead-up to the all-important holiday shopping season for many of our clients. While the bulk of holiday gift lists, segments and related stories and conversation are still about a month away, 360PR’s Sheila Tayebi got an early jump […]

Google Experiments with New Ad Format, Twitter’s Latest Updates, Instagram for Windows App Coming Soon

Google Experiments with New Ad Format, Twitter's Latest Updates, Instagram for Windows App Coming Soon

The Digital Download series by 360 Crowd™ gives you the best digital tips and tricks for new tools and general news circulating in the digital world. Google experiments with giant banner ads – Google started experimenting with incredibly large banner advertisements that will show above search results. Similar to a Facebook cover photo, these enormous […]

Twitter and Comcast’s New ‘See It’ Button, Neilson’s Twitter TV Ratings, Yahoo Mail’s Total Redesign

Twitter and Comcast's New 'See It' Button, Neilson's Twitter TV Ratings, Yahoo Mail's Total Redesign

The Digital Download series by 360 Crowd™ gives you the best digital tips and tricks for new tools and general news circulating in the digital world. Twitter and Comcast introduce new ‘See It’ button –  Comcast just announced a partnership with NBCUniversal and Twitter which will make it possible for users to live stream TV shows […]

Hit of the Week: Making Pop-Culture ‘Pop’ for comiXology

Hit of the Week: Making Pop-Culture ‘Pop’ for comiXology

comiXology in Crain’s New York Business How it came to be Meredith Gandy in our New York office had been courting Crain’s New York Business for a couple of months, which led to a briefing for comiXology CEO David Steinberger and Crain’s Senior Reporter Matthew Flamm. To pique Flamm’s interest, Meredith leveraged comiXology’s continued growth, […]

Defining America’s Dining Future

Defining America’s Dining Future

What will be on the menu and on our plates in five years – and for that matter, decades from now?  That question is at the core of an ambitious initiative recently launched by The Culinary Institute of America and the Harvard School of Public Health. The program, dubbed Menus of Change, aims to do […]

Hit of the Week: Celebrity Strolling with Quinny

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We got a little off-schedule with our “Hit of the Week” blog feature due to our upcoming move in Boston (which happens Monday, September 30 – keep an eye on our Facebook page next week!). Without further ado… The Hit: Celebrity Strolling with Quinny How it came to be 360PR’s Kristen Thompson seeded the Quinny […]