Muck Rack's monthly top picks: 5 links we loved in December

Muck Rack's monthly top picks: 5 links we loved in December

No matter what you celebrate, we hope you had a wonderful holiday season. Before we jump ahead to 2014 (6 days left in the year, people!), let's take a look at some of the top posts in the PR and journalism space online from the past month.

1. 5 steps to jumpstart a stalled account: Stalled accounts can be pretty common in PR, especially when you work with a client for a long period of time. Anne Buchanan of Buchanan PR offers five tips to jumpstart a stalled account. 

2. Lois Paul and Partners 2013 #PRWishlistMembers of the team at Lois Paul and Partners shared items on their #PRWishlist. We love the staffer who asked for a subscription to Muck Rack! What's on your #PRWishlist?

3. 5 brands using PR-specific Twitter accounts- and what they're doing wellWe're big fans of Arik Hanson's blog and this post highlighting five brands using a PR-specific Twitter account effectively is a fantastic resource for those who manage a company's social media efforts.

4. 10 creative PR ideas to tryIf you're feeling a lack of creativity lately, Frank Strong has you covered with 10 creative PR ideas to try in this PRDaily.com story.

5. 5 jobs nearing extinction- and what's taking their place: Ohh! This is controversial. Yahoo Education says that journalism is nearing extinction and being replaced by PR. Our very own writer, Julia Sahin, tackled this topic on the Muck Rack blog, too.

Did we miss anything? Share your favorite PR and journalism links from the month of December in the comments below. Tip us off to other great posts for future link roundups by shooting us an email at jessica.lawlor@muckrack.com. 

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