Hit of the Week: Sir Kensington’s on Daily Candy’s Instagram Feed

DailyCandy Instagrams Sir Kensington's

Each week at our staff meeting, team members share their media and other wins for 360PR’s fabulous clients. It’s a tall order, but from all the amazing work being done each week across an array of clients and media channels, we’re highlighting one hit here every week to give friends of 360 a peek behind […]

For Dunkin, ‘Social’ Has Always Been Part of the Strategy

Donuts = Smiles

Like a jelly donut, the learnings were deliciously sweet at a social media event held recently by the PRSA Boston chapter, especially those imparted by Dunkin’ Brands Communications Chief Officer Karen Raskopf and Jessica Gioglio, PR & Social Media Manager for Dunkin’ Donuts. Raskopf set the stage with clarity and conviction, as one gets the […]

7 Here-to-Stay Social Trends for Brands

7 Here-to-Stay Social Trends for Brands

For a community manager like me, it seemed like just about every day was Christmas in 2012. There were so many great social media moments! I sat down with the 360 Social team just before the holiday break and we came up with a short list of platforms, tools and trends that will have impact […]

#140Conf NYC

By John LeRoy Many of the “who’s who” of social media converged upon 92nd Street in New York City for the 140 Characters Conference this week for a two-day session comprised of rapid-fire presentations from more than 140 speakers and presenters.  Among them were TODAY Show’s Ann Curry, Mashable’s Adam Ostrow, Marc Ecko, Cory Booker […]

In Times of Crisis, We See Social Media’s Real Value.

By Caitlin McNamara In the wake of the 8.9 earthquake that hit Japan on March 11, 2011, and a following tsunami, many took out their phones to call their loved ones but soon found out that the lines were down. So what was next? Social media, of course.   Under one hour after the earthquake […]

Happy 5th Birthday Twitter!

Can you believe it? It has been 5 years, since the first tweet was tweeted. Since 2006, Twitter has permeated our culture and is used by all walks of life around the globe, from politicians and celebrities to charitable organizations and brands! It is hard to imagine our lives without the ability to share a […]

Pop Culture Collides at the MTV Video Music Awards

A dress made of meat, Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, and a DJ spinning the hottest records of the year while wearing a giant, glowing head resembling Mickey Mouse’s noggin.  Only at the MTV Video Music Awards. The annual awards ceremony isn’t just a celebration of the most notable music videos of the year prior, but a […]

Emmys Embraces Social Media

By Amanda Gonzalez Celebrities, fashion, speeches, kitschy musical numbers and Betty White (of course!) made up the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards last night hosted by Jimmy Fallon.  Aside from the usual elements of the glitzy show, another component was present in a big way this year – social media. This year there were more options […]

Social Media & Charity: A Perfect Fit

The little black dress has always been a classic addition to any woman’s wardrobe, but could you wear one for a whole year? Sheena Matheiken did. Sheena set out on a one-year journey, the “Uniform Project,” last May to exercise sustainable fashion and raise money for children in India. Every day she reinvented her outfit […]

Webby Winners Announced – Grammy’s Social Media Site Shines

The Annual Webby Awards is THE platform for designers to show off their web skills and for fellow creatives to view a collection of inspiring online campaigns in categories ranging from Online Film & Video to Interactive Advertising. The winners of the 2010 Webby Awards were just announced earlier this week and one contestant who […]

I’m Drinking The Foursquare Kool-Aid

I wonder if there is a Foursquare Anonymous. I’m seriously addicted.  Don’t laugh. Once you try it, you will be too. It’s what I thought Twitter was supposed to be – letting people know where you are and what you’re doing, but there’s so much more value-add than that with Foursquare. It’s not just the […]

Top Social Media Moments of 2009 (Part 1 of 2)

Well, 2009 is nearly over and 360PR certainly was not going to miss out on the “year end list” fun!  We decided to compile our Top 10 Favorite Social Media Moments of 2009. Sure, the topic may be slightly played out, but does that make it any less important?  2009 concluded a decade of digital […]

Brands That Inform (Via Social Media)

Consumers want brands to help them stay informed. And with people often times defining themselves by the brands they buy, companies should be doing more than just providing a product or service. By educating consumers about topics surrounding a brand or an industry, they are likely to more deeply engage with that brand.  eMarketer posted […]

Weekly Digital News – Cream of the Crop

If you’re a regular Weekly Digital News reader, (and why wouldn’t you be?), you know that the social media stories we detail are typically related in some way. Sometimes very loosely, mind you, but related nonetheless. This week, we’re throwing caution and tradition to the wind, and bringing you the crème de la crème of […]