The Top 10 Twitter Hashtags Every PR Should Know and Follow

Posted: September 10, 2011 in Communications, Public Relations, Social Media, Twitter

#PR
Well, obviously. Let’s start at the beginning shall we?

#CommsChat 
This recently re-launched weekly conversation is a must for any communications professional looking to share advice and thoughts with other comms professionals.  Be sure to join the conversation at 8pm (UK time) on Mondays for guest speakers and sessions around topical themes. Originally started by @AdamVincenzini and @EmLeary, it’s now run by Communicate Magazine. www.commschat.com for more.

#CrisisPR
Don’t get caught with your pants down. Learn from others on what to do when you find yourself in a ‘brown-stuff-meets-fan’ kinda situation.

#JournoRequest 
A bit like rummaging in a jumble sale, PRs are sometimes able to pick-up a bargain here. This one is often used by journalists looking for contributors, case studies or spokespeople. Be quick though, the journalist is likely to be on deadline.

#PRrequest 
Got a PR request or need a contact for a journalist? Share it with your fellow PR brethren.

#PRStudChat 
With the aim of stimulating conversation between PR students and professionals, this is a good one if you want to join in and help inform young aspiring PRs about recruitment, interning and everything else about the PR world.

#SMMeasure 
Hosted by @MarketWire and @Sysomos this weekly chat (Thursdays 12 EST) brings in different experts each week on different themes. It’s been running for over a year now and recent sessions have covered making your real-time content SEO friendly and Twitter for business.

#SMO 
Social media optimization. Learn from those that know how to make the best of your social media content strategy.

#soloPR 
The sum of this one is greater than its parts. Even if you’re a solo PR professional, you can join your community here and share insights into working alone as a freelancer.

#PRethics
Hosted by the @PRSA (Public Relations Society of America) and @CIPR_UK (Chartered Institute of Public Relations) this month marks PR ethics month with various chats around the theme of ethics in PR.

Have any more suggestions? Tweet me @JamesAldousPR  

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Comments
  1. Phil Morgan says:

    James – Great list – see also the CIPR Conversation
    http://conversation.cipr.co.uk/
    We select top content from world wide Comms blogs and tweet the posts with the hash tags #cipr #conversation – a great resource for anyone in PR and completely free.

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