Social media savvy can enhance a pitch— and it can even outright save one. One way to do this? Make social part of your PR pitch, as highlighted in a recent TrendKite blog post: “If you see from their social profile(s) that someone is passionate about a niche industry you’re pitching, you have a greatMore

Mark your calendars for Tuesday, September 25th because Union Metrics Co-Founder Jenn Deering Davis will be on the next TrendKite webinar discussing how you can tell impactful stories with social-powered PR. What’s on the agenda? Grow your brand: Track effective social engagement metrics and reach your audience Increase your reach: Create meaningful content to spread your brand’sMore

When social media is your PR

Here’s a good question: How does earned media and PR fit into your strategy when you don’t have a big team or a big budget? As Tiffaney Fox Quintana said in TrendKite’s Rebuild Consumers’ Trust: The Rise of Digital PR webinar: “Everything social is PR these days.” Sometimes social media is all the PR you have the resources for.More

Today, we’re incredibly excited to announce that Union Metrics is merging with TrendKite and Insightpool. We’re combining TrendKite’s AI-driven earned media measurement platform, Insightpool’s social influencer data, and our social marketing intelligence to create one company focused on meeting next century’s digital marketing challenges. We love our customers, so before we talk any more aboutMore

Last week, we co-hosted a webinar with our PR analytics partner, TrendKite, to discuss the use of social data in PR strategies. (Catch the full recording of More than a Retweet on our Resources page.) Marketing and PR have historically been split into separate departments, but with the rise of social media, the two haveMore

PR and social media go together like peanut butter and jelly, so we teamed up with our friends at TrendKite to host a webinar on how the two work together. PR practitioners need to work in conjunction with social teams, since using social media intelligence is vital to boosting earned media’s reach and impact. We’ll discuss allMore

For an agency, one of the most important aspects of any new business pitch is information. To win a new client, you have to first do your homework. The more you know about a potential client’s business and current marketing, PR or social media strategy, the better prepared you will be to address their biggestMore

The Week in Social #173

We spend the week reading the best things we can get our eyeballs on and on Fridays we share them here with you. Leave your thoughts in the comments, or come find us on Twitter at @UnionMetrics. Getting the most from Twitter. If you’ve struggled with writing effective promoted tweets- or effective tweets at all- definitelyMore

The Week in Social Analytics #103

It’s Friday, so that means it’s time for This Week in Social Analytics and our favorite posts of the past week in the world of measurement, analytics, and social media. See a great piece we missed? Link to it in the comments, or tell us about it on Twitter or Facebook. The 2014 Social Media Marketing Industry Report from Social Media ExaminerMore