Digital public affairs roundup: August 26, 2016

Digital public affairs roundup: August 26, 2016

Disclosure, online advocacy, data and data journalism, campaign podcasting and brand stories told on social media… seven must-reads for digital public affairs practitioners. Canada is cracking down on paid social media endorsements Do you pay influencers for...
Digital public affairs roundup: August 12, 2016

Digital public affairs roundup: August 12, 2016

Unprivate channels, digital trends, Facebook video metrics, creative news, AskTSA, blowback and (mis)communicating nuance… seven must-reads for digital public affairs practitioners. Canadian court rules that your text messages are not as private as you think...
Digital public affairs roundup: mid-summer edition

Digital public affairs roundup: mid-summer edition

I’ve fallen behind on my roundups. So, I’ve included 11 roundup extra must-reads (plus a bonus) for digital public affairs practitioners to catch up. The ‘opt-out’ effect A new book by Carroll School of Management Professor Jerry Smith examines...
Surf’s up: Mobile is redefining public affairs

Surf’s up: Mobile is redefining public affairs

I’ve been tracking website analytics for clients for 11 years now. The trend has been website activity evaporated by nearly 50% in mid-June and then gently continued its downward tumble until mid-August. By that point, things leveled off and stayed that way...
Digital public affairs roundup: May 13, 2016

Digital public affairs roundup: May 13, 2016

The following seven articles spanning the last week are must-reads for digital public affairs practitioners. Brands reach out to Fort McMurray Some brands exploit crises to sell their products. Others step up and selflessly give needed support. One is cheap and...