Below I have summarised some of the most useful PR-related blogs and other resources on the net. These blogs are all well and truly tried and tested and quality-controlled by me! Tell them I sent you…

Beyond PR – Sarah Skerik frequently posts useful content for practicing PR professionals that has a social media bent, but is not exclusively so

Blog Tyrant – Along with Problogger an extremely useful resource for those into blogging, which should include most PR pros…..

Communication Ammo – practical and academically oriented insights into the practice of PR

Conversation Agent – Fiercely intelligent commentator on marketing, social media and PR

Dennis Rutzou PR blog – one of the best agency PR blogs around, with a practical, but also reflective, bent

Engage TV – connecting you, it purports, with the best in PR and social media. Try it!

The Holmes Report – News and intelligence for PR folk

Jeffbullas’s blog – tireless and comprehensive e-marketing resource

Matthew Gain – Matthew has always impressed me as one of Australia’s leading thinkers and ‘doers’ in social media. Very much worth paying heed to his thoughts

Paul Roberts on PR – a funny, humble and intelligent guy. Always great to read his observations on our profession

PR Conversations – easily one of the leading homes for global PR discussion and forward thinking. It has various contributors and is a real PR think tank

PR Warrior – Aka Trevor Young, if you are looking for one of the central points of PR and social media expertise in Asia-Pacific, you’ve found it

PRIA Web 2.0 resources – as with any good industry association, it hosts a plethora of useful resources

ProBlogger – Top-tier blogging insights. Can anyone in PR really say they are walking the social media talk unless they blog?

Stellar* – very nifty Australian agency PR blog

Teaching PR – Great content and a terrific repository of valuable links

Thoughtleadershipstrategy – Thought leadership is frequently at the heart of any good PR strategy. Craig Badings’ tips are a boon when going down this path

21st-century PR issues – Paul Seaman discussing strategic and conceptual public relations, with a strong focus on issues management, best practice and current thinking on PR and reputation management

Waxing Unlyrical – Shonali Burke is one of the most engaging and creative online contributors to dialogue on strategic public relations