VMS Sponsoring Wikipedia Marketing Webinar

Program Will Teach Communicators How To Leverage Internet’s Most Powerful Reference Site

NEW YORK--()--VMS, the world leader in integrated media intelligence solutions, will sponsor a free 60-minute webinar entitled “Get Listed! Wikipedia Marketing Secrets Revealed” on Dec. 17 at 1 p.m. EST.

The program, focusing on the do’s and don’ts of getting information about your company on the Wikipedia site, will include insight from Richard Laermer and Sharon Nieuwenhuis, two Wikipedia marketing experts from RLM PR. It is being hosted by CommPRO.biz, a new online source featuring news, tools and training for marketing communications professionals.

Laermer is the author of “Full Frontal PR” and “Punk Marketing,” as well as the creator of the extremely popular BadPitch Blog. Nieuwenhuis is an account manager for RLM PR focusing on Wikipedia marketing.

Topics for the free webinar include:

  • How to get your company listed on the famously non-commercial Wikipedia site
  • If you’re already listed, how that listing was created and how you can edit or enhance your listing
  • How Wikipedia listings can help your company’s placement in search engines
  • Critical do’s and don’ts about listing your company with the site

“We’re very excited to bring this information to PR or marketing professionals free of charge,” noted Darren Drevik, communications and marketing director for VMS. “Our media monitoring organization added a strong social media monitoring emphasis this year to its already industry-leading broadcast-monitoring operations. We now offer comprehensive real-time monitoring and analysis of social media platforms including Wikipedia, Facebook, Twitter and millions of blogs. We want everyone to recognize and take advantage of the tremendous power social media and internet sites like Wikipedia.”

Laermer and Nieuwenhuis’s efforts and expertise in Wikipedia marketing have been well-documented in Inc. magazine and other publications, and their organization is recognized as the leader in the field.

Those interested in attending the webinar should register on the CommPro.biz website at http://commpro.biz/store/products/advertising/23.htm.

About VMS

VMS is the world leader for integrated media intelligence solutions that bring together news and advertising monitoring across all media – internet, social media, blogs, broadcast, radio, print, and outdoor.

VMS provides public relations firms, advertising agencies and marketers worldwide with the most comprehensive, cutting-edge editorial and ad retrieval, management and analysis solutions, including a broad spectrum of industry-leading advertising and public relations measurement and tracking tools.

VMS has the most powerful web-based media tracking and management platform. Through its VMS InSightTM 3 platform, users can quickly and easily search, compile and analyze media coverage across all media as well as allow users to perform all their day-to-day PR activities. InSight 3 provides essential measurement data including audience totals, tonality and media values.

VMS provides access to the largest continually updated advertising database in the world with over six million ads and commercials through the market leading AdSightTM platform. The competitive advertising intelligence VMS provides includes U.S. and international creative content as well as domestic spending and occurrence data from Nielsen for the top 100 U.S. television markets.

Contacts

VMS
Darren Drevik, 212-329-5623
ddrevik@vmsinfo.com
www.vmsinfo.com

Release Summary

VMS will sponsor a free Wikipedia Marketing webinar Friday, December 17 at 1 p.m. EST.

Contacts

VMS
Darren Drevik, 212-329-5623
ddrevik@vmsinfo.com
www.vmsinfo.com