What Is the Link Between PR and SEO and How Can You Leverage It?

Marketing Insider Group

PR and SEO? When it comes to dynamic duos, PR and SEO didn’t always match up so easily. Combining the strengths of PR and SEO can produce a huge impact. SEO and PR teams can learn from and feed off of each other’s strengths and expertise.

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Want the Best PR? Avoid These 8 Big PR Mistakes

B2B PR Sense

Ah.the good ol' relationship between journalists and PR professionals. Sometimes they play well and it results in the best PR opportunities. And PR pros rely on journalists for media attention for their brand. Let's take a few moments and see what PR pros can do on their end to improve this relationship. Armed with this information, PR people can deliver pitches that are better designed to hit the mark, interest journalists, and not drive them crazy.

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PR and Marketing During COVID-19: What You Need to Know

B2B PR Sense

How does this affect your PR and marketing strategies ? But what about when it comes to your PR and marketing activities? We have to recognize that our PR and marketing strategies can't continue, business as usual, during this time. How to Upgrade Your PR Strategy for 2020.

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PR Trends: How to Empower Your PR with SEO

B2B PR Sense

PR pros have been working for years on new PR trends that will propel their communications strategy forward. Today we're going to focus on one trend that works quite well with digital public relations , yet is often neglected -- SEO. SEO, or search engine optimization, is the practice of improving traffic to your website content through such search engines as Google or Bing. SEO strategies include such tactics as keyword research and link building.

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How to Bolster Your B2B SEO Strategy with PR

Zoominfo

But, two marketing initiatives that aren’t often integrated are search engine optimization (SEO) and public relations (PR). So, today we take a deep dive into the average B2B SEO strategy and the ways in which PR strategy plays a role in elevating a brand’s online reputation. A Beginner’s Guide to B2B SEO Strategy. To make things even more complicated, search algorithms change constantly—making SEO best practices hard to keep up with.

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How to Upgrade Your PR Strategy for 2020

B2B PR Sense

The same is true with your PR strategy. We are face to face with an exciting time in PR -- with new developments constantly on the horizon. But all of us need to adapt in order to take full advantage of all the latest PR trends 2020 has to offer. PR Trends 2020 and Beyond.

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How to Leverage AI in PR for Amazing Results

B2B PR Sense

If you've been working around PR and marketing, you no doubt already use it to some degree. But what is on the horizon for this technology -- and how should brands use AI in PR to drive results? Let's get right into this by addressing what AI is doing for PR, and why it's a good thing. Artificial intelligence has definitely been a trending, sometimes hot-button issue - with mounting fears of AI replacing PR jobs and causing problems for hardworking professionals.

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5 Easy SEO Tips Guaranteed to Boost Your B2B PR

B2B PR Sense

This may be because your site's SEO ranking (search engine optimization) is below par. In this post, we'll discuss some basic SEO tips that will help improve how Google and other search engines rank your site. SEO Tip #1: Identify Your Keywords. SEO Tip #2: Use Your Keywords Strategically. Since we're all about B2B PR, we want to rank highly for that keyword. SEO Tip #3: Maintain a Blog. SEO Tip #4: Make Good Use of Attention-Grabbing Words.

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PR Strategy Not Working? Here's How to Fix It

B2B PR Sense

"Get me some PR". Unfortunately, PR doesn't work like that. It requires a well thought out PR strategy and flawless execution to be effective. Let's identify these areas, explain how you can solve the issues -- and create a winning PR campaign. 10 PR Strategy Problem Areas & How to Fix Them. And every PR campaign and strategy needs an end goal. Many people feel that PR is simply the natural progression for their business. PR Strategy

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How to Use B2B PR in SEO to Boost Your Results

B2B PR Sense

Have you thought about using tactics typically reserved for PR in SEO ? For years now, people have focused on the differences between PR and SEO -- you’re either an expert in one or the other. When SEO PR service professionals incorporate PR tactics into their SEO strategy, we see an uptick in positive results. SEO has also evolved by leaps and bounds since it was first created in the early days of Google. B2B PR Tips and Trends

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Trends in SEO That Are Being Affected by PR in 2021

SEMrush

Is SEO being increasingly affected by digital PR? Advanced SEOHere are a few of the trends noticed by John Hall, along with his thoughts on where they‘re going.

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Combine B2B PR & SEO to build Trust, Awareness, and Domain Authority

Golden Spiral

Public Relations for B2B companies must be intertwined with SEO. SEO PRThe Article in 60 Seconds.

How Content Marketing Can Help You Earn Digital PR

Marketing Insider Group

Everyone knows how important PR is for building your brand reputation and attracting new customers. But traditional PR can be time-consuming, expensive, and limited in its reach. The good news is that anyone can get started with digital PR. What is Digital PR?

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5 Outdated PR Tactics That Will Actually Hurt Your Strategy

B2B PR Sense

Previously, we've talked about the best PR tactics to get your brand some media love -- but sadly, not all tactics are created equal. Let's delve into some examples of PR strategies and tactics that should have been retired long ago. But first, let's go over some of the timeless tactics that we use within our B2B PR agency. The 5 Timeless Tactics of PR. Establish a PR Strategy. If a PR opportunity comes your way, you want to be ready to handle it professionally.

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PR Measurement: 10 Important Metrics That You Need to Monitor

B2B PR Sense

PR measurement has been a bugaboo of the PR industry for years. Because so much of PR is intangible, and offers long-term results, it does not fit into a common financial mold when it comes to metrics. Why do PR professionals need to show measurable results now? It’s estimated that companies spend about $11 billion on PR per year, and many C-suite executives are asking to see a return on that investment. Does this mean that PR is impossible to measure?

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7 Digital PR and Earned Media Strategies that Give Your SEO a Boost

Hinge Marketing

Business Growth and SEO. Our research has shown, again and again, that implementing search engine optimization (SEO) is one of the most effective ways to draw website visitors and build an audience. What is SEO? . SEO consists of two parts: on-page SEO and off-page SEO. .

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How to Get PR and Content Marketing Right: Think Like a PR Person

B2B PR Sense

Let's consider why PR and content marketing are a good combination, and how you can use the two effectively. But first, let's consider what some pessimists say about using PR to create content and consider the facts involved in this discussion. However, some critics of this union have claimed that PR and content marketing have vastly different goals. They say that the quality of content suffers when it is produced by a PR person. What role does PR play in this?

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A Guide to Digital PR and Why It's Important for SEO and Link Building

SEMrush

If you‘re not using digital PR as part of your link building strategy, you‘re missing out on a huge opportunity to gain a competitive advantage, and in this guide, we take a look at why that is, diving deep into the different tactics you can use and the benefits when compared to other common approaches.

How to Combine PR Outreach and SEO Efforts for the Good of Your Brand

Content Standard

Every marketer knows there’s a fair share of tension between public relations and SEO teams. Sure, their methods of securing them differ: SEO teams create a masterful highway of backlinks over time, while PR teams pitch the storytelling angle of a product or service to publishers. After all, a combined SEO and PR outreach effort stands to reap rewards far greater than any siloed efforts ever could. ” The difference between traditional and digital PR?

Why Intent and Design Is Important in Digital PR - Ep. 234 via @sejournal, @brentcsutoras

Search Engine Journal

Why Intent & Design Is Important in Digital PR Our host Loren Baker sat down with the CEO of NeoMam Studios, Gisele Navarro, to talk about the importance of design and intent in Digital PR.

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PR: Crisis Communications 101 for B2B Companies

Golden Spiral

While it’s true that for most B2B companies, Google (and hopefully your own SEO efforts ) has done some of the reputation management work for being found by potential customers, they’ve still got a long way to go in terms of establishing trust. I recently interviewed Matthew Stotts, partner at Tenor PR , which provides strategic communications for VC firms, private equity, and other financial entities. “Losing your head in a crisis is a good way to become the crisis.” — C.J.

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Content Marketing is the New PR

The Effective Marketer

That is the title of a recent Aberdeen Group report, Publish or Perish: Content Marketing is the New PR, which you can download for free (registration required) here. According to Aberdeen’s report, the companies it considers leaders in PR and Brand Management achieve greater performance metrics than followers, such as: 23% of their marketing-generated leads are sourced through inbound or content marketing (vs 10% for followers). The Changing Role of PR.

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The Complete Guide to Scale Your B2B Business to Success by Marrying PR with Content Marketing

Webbiquity

You work with sales, content, SEO, and customer care champions to promote targeted messaging. By merging PR and content marketing in your B2B marketing campaigns, of course. Why use PR with content marketing. This is where PR comes through. You know content isn’t mere marketing collateral, and PR isn’t just media coverage. Scale your brand with these six PR + Content Marketing strategies. Upgrade content calendar with PR.

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PR Lesson from a Twitter Flap

Marketing Craftmanship

The PR lesson from this tweet heard round the world is that an apology is often the most effective way to limit damage to one’s reputation or brand. Emma Sullivan. emmakate988. Just made mean comments at gov brownback and told him he sucked, in person # heblowsalot.

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Is There A Connection Between SEO Link Building and PR-Based Brand Mentions?

KoMarketing Associates

Google might be doing it’s best to create a divide between PR professionals and SEO practitioners. And while losing the potential SEO impact from press releases is a minor issue, it adds to the challenge PR professionals face when demonstrating ROI for their programs. Inbound link acquisition, designed to improve SEO performance, is a great value-add when defining concrete metrics that led to successful B2B marketing campaigns.

PR Tactics: How to Crush It with Voice Search

B2B PR Sense

All phrases that dominate today's digital landscape -- and are poised to affect your PR tactics. 6 PR Tactics That Will Help You Kick Butt in Voice Search. Without tools , any SEO strategy is like shooting arrows in the dark. Such tactics in PR will make it more likely that your content will pop up in a voice search. But the votes are in and it looks like this technology is here to stay -- so it's time for us as PR professionals to embrace it. Hey Siri.OK

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Content Marketing and SEO: How to Craft the Best PR Campaigns

B2B PR Sense

When you think of the tactics behind perfect PR campaigns , perhaps press releases and media pitches acome to mind. But in reality, content marketing and SEO have a good deal to bring to the table when it comes to PR. What is content marketing and what does it have to do with PR? What content marketing and SEO tactics should you use in your next PR campaign? Do Content Marketing and PR Belong Together ? Does content marketing make PR obsolete?

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Book Review: Social PR Secrets

Webbiquity

One of the first things you’ll notice about Social PR Secrets: How to Optimize, Socialize, and Publicize Your Brand’s News by Lisa Buyer is how compact it is. A must-read for anyone in PR, the book is also of value to marketers, SEO professionals, social media managers, and executives who want to better understand the role PR plays in maximizing a brand’s total online visibility , credibility, and impact.

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Influencer outreach is more PR than marketing or advertising

Biznology

Almost three years ago I wrote Blogger outreach is more PR than social media. Here’s what we do these days: Prepare every campaign as if it’s a traditional PR campaign (it’s not selling, it’s sharing). Do what you say you’re going to do when you say you’re going to do it — these are not sales conversion, they’re real people and you’re investing in community not links, not SEO, not Google Juice or social signals.

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7 Killer B2B PR Trends That Will Ring In New Opportunities for 2017

B2B PR Sense

B2B PR constantly changes and evolves from year to year -- so it’s no surprise that on the brink of 2017 we find ourselves faced with new B2B PR trends that will shape our content and strategies for the upcoming year. A lot happened in 2016 in and out of the B2B PR sector. These PR tactics and trends are a great recipe to create stellar content, generate more B2B leads, and succeed in your B2B PR campaigns. So what are some up and coming B2B PR trends for 2017?

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Link Earning: The Combination of SEO & PR (A MozCon Takeaway)

Fathom

In our interview with Rand late last year, he explained: “…Social and branding and press and PR and things like content marketing will all replace a lot of the purely link-fueled and link-focused outreach and link acquisition, like link building stuff. I see the world of SEO continuing to be focused and even reliant on links in a lot of ways, but not reliant on the tactics we’ve used to acquire them in the past.”. Online PR / Link-Building MozCon

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Robinhood’s PR Crisis Shows Why Every Company Needs a Culture of Content

Contently

They have a solid library of investment content with titles modeled after long-tail search inquires to bring in SEO traffic. The post Robinhood’s PR Crisis Shows Why Every Company Needs a Culture of Content appeared first on Contently.

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The Power of PR: Measuring Your PR Campaign

Brightedge

Determining the value of PR campaigns can be a struggle for brands, leading many to wonder whether or not their PR efforts have a positive ROI. Digital PR is easier to measure than traditional: 49 percent of senior communications leaders now have data that gives them a strong sense of whether there was any real-world […]. The post The Power of PR: Measuring Your PR Campaign appeared first on BrightEdge SEO Blog. By SEOs for SEOs

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Content Marketing is the New PR

The Effective Marketer

That is the title of a recent Aberdeen Group report, Publish or Perish: Content Marketing is the New PR, which you can download for free (registration required) here. According to Aberdeen’s report, the companies it considers leaders in PR and Brand Management achieve greater performance metrics than followers, such as: 23% of their marketing-generated leads are sourced through inbound or content marketing (vs 10% for followers). The Changing Role of PR.

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Audio SEO: The Complete Guide to Ranking Your Podcast Successfully

Single Grain

Audio SEO is rising at a greater speed than you can imagine, and now podcasts have positioned themselves on the first page of the Google search results. In this article, I will discuss what audio SEO is and explain the types of podcast carousels that Google uses. What Is Audio SEO?

How to Be Creative in B2B PR

Webbiquity

Creativity isn’t the sole domain of consumer PR; if anything, it requires more creativity to craft the perfect angle for a complex B2B subject. B2B PR pros need to make themselves experts in their clients’ sectors and use every resource at their disposal to find newsworthy hooks. Because no matter how dry the subject matter might seem, an effective PR practitioner should be able to identify and sell a winning story a mile off. Social PR b2b PR Heather Baker social PR

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3 Awesome B2B PR Methods That Will Attract High Quality Leads

B2B PR Sense

What is the goal of your B2B PR? How can your PR efforts help you to consistently deliver high quality B2B leads? Let’s look at 3 tools that you can pull out of your PR toolkit to get the job done right. The Perfect B2B PR Toolkit to Getting B2B Leads. To ignore press releases is to lose out on the power that they provide to PR efforts. SEO optimization. Of course these PR methods aren’t the only ones in your toolbox. B2B PR Leads

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