Muck Rack's monthly top picks: 5 links we loved in August
As summer sizzles to an end, take a break from soaking up the sun to catch up on our five favorite PR/journalism posts from around the web in August. Also, stick around to discover the top five stories from right here on the Muck Rack blog.
Links We Loved
1. Amid constant layoffs, journalists should stop parroting each other: With the number of journalists dwindling due to layoffs, Jeff Jarvis urges reporters to stop repeating each other's work.
3. I spent a month replying to all of my PR emails with "I love you": Ha! As a PR pro, how would you react if you received an email reply that said "I love you" in response to a pitch? Several PR pros experienced just that when they emailed Ralph Jones.
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