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April 12, 2016 09:00 ET

ICMediaDirect -- Reputation Management -- Reveals Key Pillars of Online Reputation

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - April 12, 2016) -  Public relations and online reputation management agency, ICMediaDirect, is transforming the way companies manage brand information. The award-winning firm recently revealed the key pillars of managing online reputations while many organizations are struggling to formulate viable, responsive digital media campaigns. The company's strategic efforts not only suppress unfavorable publicity in search engine results, but they have given hope to hundreds of companies and individuals who wish to project a positive message online. See your Online Reputation Report now, by visiting http://www.icmediadirect.com

ICMediaDirect recommends that companies monitor online activities regularly so that a reputation management plan can be implemented as quickly as possible. By keeping a close eye on brand mentions and online reviews, brands, individuals, and agencies can be proactive in their approach to online reputation management. Using a variety of monitoring tools will make the task easier and more efficient. Google Alerts allows users to receive email updates on the latest Google results featuring brand mentions. To monitor activities connected to a brand on various social media platforms, entities should use the Social Mention tool that keeps track of selected keywords.

Managing information appearing on the internet is a key pillar of online reputation management. ICMediaDirect recommends claiming all online listings connected to the brand on various platforms, including local directories, Google Places and other locations that provide such information. Although companies have little control over what other people say on social media, they can influence the conversation by focusing on proactive brand messaging. ICMediaDirect advocates the incorporation of the latest marketing technologies, such as storytelling techniques and videos. A combination of innovative photography and building a coherent narrative raises engagement creates an opportunity for businesses to build trust and the right image.

ICMediaDirect is an online reputation and content marketing agency with offices in New York City and Washington, DC. A leading firm in the industry, it has helped clients all over the world improve their brand's potential with online reputation management since 1996. It was awarded the New York Excellence Award by the SBIEC for two consecutive years due to its knowledge and experience in SEO and creating compelling content. ICMediaDirect attends a variety of marketing conferences and events throughout the year, including Affiliate Summit, SES, and LeadsCon, often sharing its expertise and marketing methods with individuals and corporations from all over the world. To see your Online Reputation Report, visit http://www.icmediadirect.com

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