Social Media Study: 54 percent of journalists follow PR pros on social media We know what you’re thinking: ‘Will these reporters please stop harassing me?’ By Michael SebastianApril 13, 2011 SHARE According to a new study by social media newswire MyPRGenie, more than half of reporters are following or friending PR pros on social media sites. Here are some results from the survey of more than 2,400 media responses: To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.