Social Media

Developing and Measuring Social Media for Nonprofits

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Monday, Oct. 28, 10–11:15 a.m.

Room: Franklin 7 (Hotel Floor 4)

Association/Nonprofit Section

Summary

Katie Paine, SNCR Fellow, CEO, Paine Publishing; Richard D. Waters, Ph.D., assistant professor, School of Management, University of San Francisco; and Denise Bortree, associate professor, communications, Pennsylvania State University, will speak on current trends developing in social media communication and how to measure its impact on nonprofit organizations. They’ll delve into the use of major social media outlets and offer strategies for maximizing the effectiveness of communication and relationships through social media.

Moderator

Denise Bortree, associate professor, Penn State University

Photo of Denise Bortree Bortree is a Page Legacy Scholar and Senior  Research Fellow for the Arthur W. Page Center. Before entering academia,  she worked for more than 10 years in the private sector in positions  including public relations manager and marketing manager.


Panelists

Katie Delahaye Paine, Fellow PRSA, SNCR; Member, IPR Measurement Commission, CEO, Paine Publishing

Photo of Katie Delahaye Paine, Fellow PRSA, SNCR; Member, IPR Measurement Commission Paine, Fellow PRSA, SNCR and member of IPR Measurement Commission, is the author of three books: “Measuring the Networked Nonprofit,” “Measure What Matters,” and “Measuring Public Relationships.” She writes the popular KDPaine’s Measurement Blog, and is the publisher of “The Measurement Standard,” the industry’s oldest publication dedicated entirely to measuring results.


Richard D. Waters, Ph.D., assistant professor, University of San Francisco

Photo of Richard D. Waters, Ph.D. In addition to his role at the University of San Francisco, Dr. Waters is the associate editor of Case Studies in Strategic Communication, and he has published more than 60 research articles. He also consults for Fortune 500 and Philanthropy 400 organizations.

 

 

Find out more about the conference here: http://www.prsa.org/Conferences/InternationalConference/index.html#.Ulce1n_D_3g

International Public Relations Research Conference

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A few weeks ago, I attended the International Public Relations Research Conference (IPRRC) in Miami. The conference was small, but it attracted big names in the field. Check out this excellent summary of research presentations written by Tom Watson at Bournemouth University. Next year, the conference will be held March 5-8 (2014) in Miami.

Getting started

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Blogging is a great way to connect with like-minded professionals. Here is a link to the top bloggers in public relations as well as 40 top corporate blogs. Enjoy.

Top PR bloggers:

http://service.prweb.com/learning/article/public-relations-blogs-25-essential-pr-bloggers-you-should-be-reading/#disqus_thread

Top corporate blogs:

http://www.simplyzesty.com/technology/the-50-best-corporate-blogs-you-should-be-reading/