A new social media timeline for 2017

As social media continues to grow and become increasingly critical to our day to day lives, the number of niche platforms available for us to express our likes, dislikes, hopes and dreams is at an all-time high. No matter what you need to talk about – be it a new TV programme or a new …Read More

Is live broadcasting taking over social media?

Live video has become an emerging market within social media, with a high percentage of influencers and brands joining the cause. With 52% of marketing professionals worldwide naming video as the type of content with the best ROI, it is vital that the industry knows not only what to include in videos but also where …Read More

Students and social media: how do millennials really use social?

According to new stats, Millennials actively use MORE than four social networks. As a soon-to-be graduate, I feel I can offer some first-hand perspective on this issue, and I’ve looked at a number of the key social media used by my peer group, including Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Yik Yak to provide you with …Read More

Top interview tips for bagging that PR job you’ve always dreamed of!

The team here at Prohibition HQ has grown quite significantly over the past 12 months – and that has meant holding lots of interviews with some fab PR candidates looking to secure a PR executive role. We also work closely with the PR degree at Leeds Beckett University – our MD, Chris, regularly lectures on …Read More

Top 10 UK Beer Blogs

Here at Prohibition we love our beer and often end the week with a pint down one of our local pubs. Britain’s always had a strong beer drinking tradition, but there’s never been a better time for quality ale. The UK’s more than 600 independent/craft brewers are tempting palates and whetting whistles with ales in …Read More

Prohibition reviews Fire Lake Grill House and Cocktail Bar at Radisson Blu

To celebrate the launch of Radisson Blu’s brand new, standalone Cocktail Bar and Grill House – named Fire Lake with reference to its Minnesotan roots (for those of you who aren’t aware, Minnesota is known as ‘the land of 10,000 lakes’ and actually has 11,842) – The Light’s social media team was invited for lunch …Read More

Launching the world’s first ‘fake flower’ vending machine for Country Baskets

For years, flowers were a bedside mainstay for patients being treated in hospitals. With holistic benefits and the ability to brighten up a dingy hospital room, families and friends alike turned to bunches of lilies and tulips to raise the morale of loved ones undergoing medical attention. That’s no longer the case, with 92% of …Read More

Celebrating Record Store Day with international headphone brand, Audio-Technica

The Challange Drive brand awareness for Audio-Technica and engage in a meaningful way with music-loving audience. Underline Audio-Technica’s commitment as the brand of choice for those serious about music. The Campaign Prohibition PR identified Record Store Day 2014 as a key window in which music lovers come together to celebrate all things music. The agency …Read More