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How can auto suppliers take a consistent, proactive approach to social media?

Posted Jan. 22nd 2016

Auto suppliers have made significant progress with social media in the past year, according to our second annual study – Social Media and Automotive Supplier 2.0™ (SMaASH 2.0™) – of the top 25 North American automotive OEM suppliers (as ranked by Automotive News). We’ve found that suppliers have dramatically built their audience across social media […]

Five Social Media Hacks for Professional Service Firms in 2016

Posted Jan. 15th 2016

Based on our study of how top Detroit firms – including law, accounting, engineering, architectural and staffing firms – used social media in 2015, there are five simple things that can boost the effectiveness of professional service firms’ social media efforts in the year ahead. (The study, “Social Media Use by Professional Services” or SMUPS™, […]

Seven Ways Auto Suppliers Can Supercharge Social Media in 2016

Posted Jan. 4th 2016

While many of North America’s top automotive suppliers have increased their use of social media in the past year significantly, there’s still room to boost the horsepower of their social media programs in 2016, based on our second annual study of auto supplier social media habits. (Bianchi PR’s proprietary study, “Social Media and Automotive Supplier […]

Top Social Media & PR Blog Posts of 2015

Posted Dec. 30th 2015

As 2015 comes to a close, we look back at the top six posts on the Bianchi Biz Blog that generated the most views and attention. Three of the posts were related to the PRGN survey of how journalists in Europe and North America prepare for CEO media interviews, two were related to our study […]

Are Your Social Media Efforts Competitive?

Posted Dec. 29th 2015

Every professional service firm using social media is wondering the same things: are we focusing on the right things? Are we doing too much … or not enough? How are we doing versus our competitors? We can provide some insight. For our Social Media Use by Professional Services (SMUPS) study of 25 top Detroit professional […]

Automotive Suppliers: Don’t Overlook Your Most Powerful Social Media Platform

Posted Dec. 17th 2015

Most automotive suppliers are not leveraging the incredible reach and power of LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network with 350+ million members (and adding two more across 200 countries and territories per second). While LinkedIn is viewed as the most important social network for business people – ahead of blogs, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Google+ […]

Are Your CEO’s Social Media Channels Helping or Hurting Media Interviews?

Posted Dec. 11th 2015

Your CEO’s social media posts may have a huge impact on the outcome of the CEO’s next media interview, according to study results from our partners in the Public Relations Global Network — PRGN — (http://bit.ly/18DOK4t). Which social media platforms journalists will research … how much these channels are used by journalists, can vary significantly, […]

Let’s Get Visual! Automotive Supplier Social Media Posts Need More Visuals

Posted Nov. 25th 2015

With the human brain able to process visual content 60,000 times faster than text, it’s a no brainer that visual content can be more effective than words. For that reason, about 90 percent of the information sent to our brain is visual. And almost every major social network, including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, have recognized […]

Many Professional Service Companies’ Social Media Posts Lack Visuals

Posted Nov. 13th 2015

It’s no secret that everyone reads visuals. We’re wired to take in visual content faster and more effectively than words. For that reason, about 90 percent of the information sent to our brain is visual. Yet, based our recent study of 25 top metro-Detroit professional services companies, most of these organizations’ posts are missing a […]

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