The benchmark guide to marketing and PR, updated with the latest social media and marketing trends, tools, and real-world examples of success
The New Rules of Marketing & PR, 4th Edition is the pioneering guide to the future of marketing, an international bestseller with more than 300,000 copies sold in over 25 languages. It offers a step-by-step action plan for harnessing the power of modern marketing and PR to communicate with buyers directly, raise visibility, and increase sales. It shows how large and small companies, nonprofits, and other organizations can leverage Web-based content to get the right information to the right people at the right time for a fraction of the cost of big-budget campaigns.
Including a wealth of compelling case studies and real-world examples of content marketing and inbound marketing success, this is a practical guide to the new reality of reaching buyers when they're eager to hear from you. Includes updated information, examples, and case studies plus an examination of newly popular tools such as Infographics, photo-sharing using Pinterest and Instagram, as well as expanded information on social media such as YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn David Meerman Scott is a marketing strategist, bestselling author of eight books including three international bestsellers, advisor to emerging companies including HubSpot, and a professional speaker on topics including marketing, leadership, and social media. Prior to starting his own business, he was marketing VP for two U.S. publicly traded companies and was Asia marketing director for Knight-Ridder, at the time one of the world's largest information companies.
The New Rules of Marketing & PR offers the single resource for entrepreneurs, business owners, nonprofit managers as well as those working in marketing or publicity departments to build a marketing and PR strategy to grow any business.
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"Gail Martin provides a practical guide for business though the what, why, and how much of developing a solid online public relations and marketing plan. Building on basics, she has covered what owners, managers, and entrepreneurs should know before they invest time and money into the sometimes confusing--and costly--world of online communications."
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Google and the Internet have changed how the PR game is played--and created an explosion of blogs, Websites, and social media platforms with an insatiable need for news. Small companies can create global visibility for their products on a pennies-a-day budget with online PR and Internet marketing--If they know the tricks of the trade.
Using a unique Rule of 30™approach, 30 Days to Online PR and Marketing Success helps busy business owners see results fast. Thirty short chapters are packed with real-world tips and proven techniques to create online PR and marketing campaigns that drive traffic to your site and buyers to your products.
You'll quickly and easily learn how to:
Use online PR and keywords to climb to the top of search-engine rankings
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Looking for rapid online marketing results on a shoestring budget? 30 Days to Online PR & Marketing Success is for you.
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Web Marketing All in One For Dummies, 2nd Edition shows you how to get your online name out there so that customers can find you easily.
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Social media continues to evolve at breakneck speed, and the savvy marketer needs to keep up. This bestselling guide to social media marketing has been completely updated to cover the newest vehicles, including Groupon and Rue La La, location-based services like Foursquare, and new social networking sites like Google+ and Pinterest. Checklists, case studies, and examples will help you decide the best places to spend your marketing dollars, and you'll learn about valuable social media tools and analytics methods that can help you assess the success of your efforts. A completely updated, all-in-one guide to social media marketing, a valuable way for businesses to reach current and new customers, assist customers with problems, and complete transactions Covers the latest sites and location-based services including Groupon, Rue La La, Foursquare, Google+, Pinterest, and more Minibooks examine the social media mix; tools and techniques; using content to grow your brand; Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and Google+ marketing; other sites; and how to measure results and build on success The perfect guidebook for the social media strategist, website manager, marketer, publicist, or anyone in charge of implementing and managing an organization's social media strategy
Social Media Marketing All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition helps you get the most from every minute and dollar you spend on marketing.