Curbing content shock with content amplification

Curbing content shock with content amplification

This article contains excerpts from Crank up the volume: Harnessing content amplification to drive leads. It goes without saying that when PR and communications professionals launch a campaign or create a new piece of content, they want it to reach the ends of the...
AVE alternatives: There is life after ad value equivalency

AVE alternatives: There is life after ad value equivalency

I sense a creeping panic setting in at many PR agencies and in-house PR teams. Their favorite fictitious metric, known as Ad Value Equivalency (AVE), is slowly but surely disappearing from measurement tool boxes around the world. As I’ve written before, both AMEC and...
The AMEC framework and standardizing PR measurement

The AMEC framework and standardizing PR measurement

No matter what industry you’re in, the standardization of measurement is crucial. A lack of measurement standardization can lead to disasters, including in some of the world’s most high-tech industries: think of the metric mistake that botched the Mars...