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Blog Profiles: Higher Education Blogs

Welcome to Blog Profiles! Each week, PR Newswire selects an industry or subject and a handful of sites that do a good job with promoting and contributing to the conversation. Do you have a blog that deserves recognition? Tweet to us! Tell Blog Profiles writers Christine Cube and Mary Johnson why on @BeyondBylines.  We recently…

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Media Insider: Instagram Most Engaging, Media Companies Battle for Millennial Audience, BuzzFeed Multiplies

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. Influencers: Instagram is the Most Engaging Platform (Report) (SocialTimes) Influencer marketing has come into its own this year, with marketers and influencers gaining a better understanding of the power it holds, SocialTimes says. But many still find the market…

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Amtrak Selects 24 Writers for Next Round of Traveling Residency Program

Two years ago, when Amtrak entertained the idea of a writers’ residency program on its cross-country trains, the message went viral. #AmtrakResidency garnered 21,000 Twitter mentions in just six days; Amtrak’s following there immediately grew 10 percent. So the company went with it, launching the program March 2014. Amtrak pulled together some judges, accepted 16,000…

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Facebook Live: A Social Media Game Changer at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio

As athletes competed against each other for medals at the 2016 Olympics, social media platforms vied for a spot on the podium. With its live-streaming features and now Instagram on board, Facebook seemed poised to take home gold against the likes of Twitter and Snapchat — hardly even a qualifier four years ago during the…

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Blog Profiles: Back to School Blogs

Welcome to Blog Profiles! Each week, PR Newswire selects an industry or subject and a handful of sites that do a good job with promoting and contributing to the conversation. Do you have a blog that deserves recognition? Tweet to us! Tell Blog Profiles writers Christine Cube and Mary Johnson why on @BeyondBylines.  It’s back-to-school…