Six Apart & Ogilvy PR’s 360° Digital Influence Forge Unique Partnership for Social Media Knowledge Tours
National city tours train next generation business bloggers and introduce the Vox way of blogging
Washington D.C., October 17, 2006 - Six Apart Ltd. and Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide’s 360° Digital Influence team announced today a partnership to launch two programs that will increase the adoption of enterprise and personal blogging. These programs will feature events in cities across the country and are designed to train professional communicators on integrating the next level of blogging into their business or personal blogging ventures.
Business Blogging Seminar Series
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About Six Apart
Six Apart Ltd. provides award-winning blogging software and services that change the way millions of individuals, organizations, and corporations connect and communicate across the world every day. Founded in 2002 by husband and wife team Ben Trott and Mena G. Trott, Six Apart has grown into a global company with its headquarters in San Francisco, CA, and offices in Europe and Japan. The company continues to lead in the blogging and social media industry with the Movable Type publishing platform, the TypePad hosted blogging service and LiveJournal, an online community organized around personal journals. In June 2006 Six Apart introduced a preview version of Vox, a hosted personal blogging service that will be publicly available in late 2006. For more information, visit us at http://www.sixapart.com/.
About 360° Digital Influence at Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide
The 360° Digital Influence at Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide develops and implements digital strategy in a new era where we are all influence in new, complex ways and anyone can be an influencer. Their work spans all interactive disciplines and comes together around the emergence of social media.
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide (Ogilvy PR) is a leading global marketing communications firm, with offices in more than 60 cities around the world. In its 25th year, Ogilvy PR provides strategic public relations counsel to a variety of clients across its consumer marketing, corporate, healthcare, technology, public affairs, social marketing and entertainment practices. The agency also offers biotechnology and government affairs expertise through its subsidiaries Feinstein Kean Healthcare and The Federalist Group, respectively. Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide is part of the WPP Group, one of the world’s largest communications services organizations (NASDAQ: WPPGY, http://www.wpp.com).
Six Apart’s corporate Web site.
Web site for Vox, Six Apart’s hosted personal blogging service.
Business Blogging Seminars
Web site providing more information about Six Apart’s seminars.
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide
Ogilvy PR’s corporate Web site.
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide - 360 Degree Digital Influence
Ogilvy PR’s Digital Influence Team’s Web site.
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide Digital Influence Blog
The Ogilvy PR 360 Degree Digital Influence Team’s group blog.
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide’s Blog Feeds
A collection of influential blogs maintained by the 360 Degree Digital Influence team.
Ogilvy PR 360 Degree Digital Influence Blog Feed
Subscribe to the 360 Degree Digital Influence team’s group blog.
Six Apart Blog Feed
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