Fashion PR Fridays: PR, Marketing & Social Media News 3.29.13

  • How fashion bloggers, social media and Google helped catapult the Cambridge Satchel Company to become a fashion favorite. (via Mashable)
  • Are you an Earlybird filter user? Like a little Valencia? Check out what your favorite Instagram filter says about you. (via Gizmodo)
  • Listening to Afrobella blogger Patrice Grell Yursik’s TedX talk about defining your own beauty and life is one of the most inspiring things we’ve heard in a while. (via Ted Talks)
  • Hark! Was Shakespeare secretly a PR pro? Here are some of his famous quotes that are completely relevant for PR today. (via Waxing Unlyrical)
  • Go back in time and see what some of the most successful people in the world were doing at the age of 25. (via Yahoo Finance)
  • Gifs are on a marketing role! See how Victoria Beckham is using them to her label’s advantage. (via The Cut Blog)
  • Vintage shopping site Nasty Gal has become the Cinderella story of online fashion startups. (via The New York Times)
  • Big name fashion PR firms like KCD are taking new, smaller brands under their wings as part of the CFDA Incubator Program. (via Fashionista)
  • With over three million followers on Pinterest, Peter Som shows us that personable, organic content captures a large audience and goes further than trying to sell a product. (via Business of Fashion)
  • Sometimes a forgotten but impactful social media platform, LinkedIn can be a beneficial tool for fashion brands. (via StartUp Fashion)
  • Fashion darlings Joe Zee, Rachel Zoe, Coco Rocha and Ken Downing hosted a Google Hangout this week to answer some pressing spring style questions (say that three times fast). Did you watch? (via Elle)

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Martha Chavez is a communications professional working in the educational sector, but loves moonlighting in fashion PR for PR Couture.