The Weekly Dish: THM PSA – Go vote! Free stock photos, and the blurred lines of social media and PR


It’s here – it’s finally here! The 2018 Midterm Elections are happening today. If you’re still unsure about where you need to go to vote you can search your address here.

Free Fresno-Centric Stock Photos

Having a hard time finding Fresno-centric stock photos? We got ‘em for free! Stock photos have haunted the creative industry for the past few years. As they’ve become more well-known to most, clients start to think, “Can’t you just grab a stock photo?” – and you can… buuuuuuuut it’s really not that easy. Especially when you’re looking for stock photos that fit your specific location – like the Central Valley.

From here on out we’re providing free stock photos to our Newsletter subscribers. You can sign up here and get your free stock photos.

Blurred Lines – Is it social media or PR?

We’ve seen an increase in the number of customers sending direct messages via social media to business accounts. It makes us wonder… at what point does your social media strategy become PR? When you dig deeper into what you’re objectives are for social media you’ll start to see blurred lines between social media and PR. If you’re managing your own accounts it may seem like semantics but understanding how to use social media as a PR tool can ultimately strengthen your social strategy. You can see more instances of overlap between social media and PR here and you can read more about implementing more PR into your strategy here.

Fresmo Update

We’re excited to announce that Fresmo has raised over $5,000 in less than a week of their official launch. With 24 days left we’re looking to raise more than our $10,000 goal. And if you’re looking for a running group, guess what? Fresmo is doing a mile run at 6pm tonight meeting at Tioga Sequoia. You can donate here or find more info on the upcoming events here. See ya tonight!