This week in March Communications #FridayFive, we uncover the latest in PR, digital and social news, specifically: can businesses succeed without social media, Twitter verification has gone public, why IoT is critical to future success, how the UK’s digital strategy must account for Brexit and does your social media strategy address security concerns?
July 16, 2016 – Forbes
Can businesses succeed without social media? And what about PR?
July 19, 2016 – The Verge
Twitter has announced it will now let any of its users apply for the much sought after blue badge of verification.
July 20, 2016 – Social Times
To help soothe user anxieties about social media privacy, it’s important for digital marketing campaigns to consider what messages we’re sending to our customers.
July 20, 2016 – Bulldog Reporter
Telecom giant Vodafone recently published its fourth annual IoT Barometer Report, a global survey of business sentiment regarding innovation and investment in the Internet of Things.
July 21, 2016 – The Register
The BIS Committee said the government should “explain how the digital strategy will be affected by the referendum result” and “needs to address the issue of whether businesses will be able to access the European single digital market, if they want to do so” in light of the vote to leave the EU.