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PR Services in Dubai

The PR industry in Dubai and the region has a lot more supplementary services available than was the case ten years ago. There are media list services you can subscribe to, there are even editorial opportunities services that have been recently launched. These services are very useful for the region’s SME companies who would like to keep their PR activities in-house before they can afford to hire a PR agency. Though it is more advisable to hire an agency, with services like these and a bit of training, SMEs can test the water before taking the plunge..... Read more...

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Localisation in social media

Localisation is incredibly important when trying to engage your local clients through Facebook, twitter or any of the social media tools you use even though you are a global brand. One of our clients for whom we manage the Facebook page has seen a dramatic increase in the number of regional followers once we started translating Facebook posts to Arabic. There is more customer interaction and the number of comments and postings by fans have increased. One way to localise is to link your products and services to local events and make the postings more relevant and interesting. It is also important to be culturally sensitive. In a multicultural society like that of Dubai or other GCC cities it is also important to acknowledge the important events of various communities as there is a strong expatriate community here..... Read more...

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