PR Professional Advice: Getting into the industry

How to chose the right PR Agency.
As a top PR agency, with offices in Austin, Houston, and San Antonio, we know how important it is to hire a firm that is the right fit for your company and brand. At the PR Boutique, we service a variety of clients and pride ourselves on being …

Effective Social Media Management [PR Pro’s Guide + Case Study]

What

What is social media engagement?

Engaging means putting the social in social media. It is liking and commenting on other accounts’ posts as well as retweeting and following new accounts on social mediaplatforms including but not limited to Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Pinterest. Engagement can also mean how much other accounts interact with yours. The …

Advertising vs. Public Relations (Explained) – Austin TX

So what’s the difference between public relations and advertising?

The two industries are different even though they’re commonly confused as being the same. Advertising can employ over the top techniques to get attention, while successful PR campaigns require more restraint. Here are some clear differences:

• Public Relations is a field concerned with creating good will …

Social Media Marketing: Building Your Voice through Engagement

Companies are having to reprioritize during the pandemic and focus on being accountable and transparent. As COVID-19 continues to spread, people are relying on businesses and public or political figures to share information across social media platforms. Businesses are adapting their PR messaging and business practices in order to remain sensitive to the ongoing …

Ready to hire a publicist? – San Antonio TX

There are many benefits of hiring a PR firm. Whether you are a new company, brand or looking to generate buzz, a solid public relations campaign makes your business or event newsworthy. News coverage is something that advertising dollars cannot buy, and it reaches people in a way that is informative instead of intrusive. …

Inspired and Directed: From A Public Relations Intern

Texas’ most active city has plenty of fun events for all ages during the month of June.

From music to action sports to festivals, Austinites are in for a fun and busy June. So hold onto your seat as you read about the upcoming events this splendid city has to offer.

For the music lovers out …

Market Square Tower to Boast Pool with a View – Houston TX

A crisis occurs. It’s unanticipated and unpredictable, and you must act fast and stay ahead of the narrative. PR firms have the skills to help with crisis communications, especially during times like these. During the COVID-19 pandemic, crafting the right message for your community isn’t top of mind, but it is vital. No one …

A Recipe for Success Musings from Talented Women in PR

Finding Inspiration and Direction: FROM A PUBLIC RELATIONS INTERN
At the beginning of my journey into the unfamiliar terrain of post-grad life, I felt uncertain because I wanted a career in public relations and writing. Like a traveler driving for miles without a rest stop in sight, I was beginning to feel tired and anxious …

#nervousbutexcited BY Hillary McCleod – Austin TX

Working with a PR firm to plan an event can be
much more beneficial than it may seem on the surface. Not only are you working
with an experienced event planning team, but you also have access to the firm’s
media relations expertise to help create a newsworthy event.

Having a PR team present on the day …