Category: Podcasts

Podcasts

FIR #807 – 5/11/15 – For Immediate Release

Geeks Bearing Gifts book review is up; Clammr CEO interview coming, Quick News: Nothing fair about fair use at SoundCloud, Second Life is a forgotten wonder, new data on native advertising's disclosure issues, Facebook I'm a Voter button gets more than a million clicks; Media Monitoring Minute from CustomScoop; News That Fits: Uber seeks an editorial director, Foremski takes a content job, Reddit sets up video division, mattress company builds a sleep-focused online publication, listener comments, Dan York's Tech Report, SnapChat makes QR codes cool again, the last week in the FIR Podcast Network, Igloo Software promo, catching up with GaggleAmp; music from Gusher; and more.

FIR #806 – 5/4/15 – For Immediate Release

Neville's in Boston, Gini Dietrich is guest co-host; new Steve Rubel podcast; a chat with Gini; Quick News: Converse knows how to work with fans, bad tweets of the week, JHU student's won't eat chicken, Twitter's bad native ad decision; Media Monitoring Minute from CustomScoop, News That Fits: Bud Light promote misogyny, VR journalism is coming, listener comments, Walmart's health advice to laid-off employees, Igloo Software promo, Dan York's Tech Report, the last week on the FIR Podcast network, PR needs more SEO, music from David Peck; and more.

FIR #805 – 4/27/15 – For Immediate Release

Gini Dietrich to guest co-host in two weeks, review of Geeks Bearing Gifts is coming; Quick News: Facebook tweaks its algorithm again, NHL bans media from using Periscope and Meerkat, explosion of mobile messaging apps continues, twittr sells sports tickets in tweets; Media Monitoring Minute from CustomScoop; News That Fits: Twitter embraces its role as a destination for non-active tweeters, Dan York's Tech Report, surge of interest in mobile video streaming apps, listener comments, Igloo Software promo, Michael Netzley's Asia Report, reporters tweet their reactions to PR pitches; music from Motorama; and more.

FIR #804 – 4/20/15 – For Immediate Release

Gini Dietrich to guest co-host in two weeks; Quick News: the companies with the most engaged employees, US government employees get a social media policy, use email to speak Millennial, holograms protest gag law in Spain; Media Monitoring Minute from CustomScoop, News That Fits: podcasting news roundup, Michael Netzley's Asia Report, is the full-stack employee model viable?, listener comments, the engagement-advocacy connection, Igloo Software promo, Dan York's Tech Report, the last week on the FIR podcast network, five reasons Google+ died; music from Holly Benton, and more.

FIR #803 – 4/6/15 – For Immediate Release

Collaborate London coming April 16; Quick News: US Postal Service considers Augmented Reality, where to find and create your own animated GIFs, traveling employees embrace Uber and AirBnB, The Wall Street Journal's approach to native advertising; CustomScoop promo; News That Fits: how to do blogger relations, Dan York's Tech Report, why nobody's using your internal social network, listener comments, Apple Watch could alter technology retailing, Igloo Software promo, the last week on the FIR Podcast Network, a new model of communication mediums; music from The Pink Tiles; and more.

FIR #802 – 4/6/15 – For Immediate Release

Ragan Communications ends FIR sponsorship; Gini Dietrich to guest co-host on May 4; Quick News: Collaborate London intranet workshop from Igloo Software, alarming social media declines among Inc. 500, BBC's updated social media guidelines, what reporters want from online newsrooms; Media Monitoring Minute from CustomScoop, News That Fits: when not to do online question-and-answer sessions, Michael Netzley's Asia Report, Periscope for internal communication, listener comments, study IDs Gen-narrators as potential brand advocates, Dan York's Tech Report, the last week on the FIR Podcast Network, Igloo Software promo, PR still sees social media as an afterthought; music from Adri-Ann Ralph; and more.

FIR #801 – 3/30/15 – For Immediate Release

New PR podcast from Philippe Borremans; FIR interview coming with Syracuse University London Millennials; Quick News: Brands flock to Periscope, being seen as innovative is good for the bottom line, Slack is killing IRC, MPs will get iPad Air 2 tablets; Ragan promo; News That Fits: new streaming apps could boost citizen journalism, Dan York's Tech Report, drilling a social media crisis, Media Monitoring Minute from CustomScoop, listener comments, wearable tech will become the norm within 5 years, the past week on the FIR Podcast Network, Igloo Software promo, lots of announcements from Facebook; music from Moon Taxi; and more.

FIR #800 – 3/23/15 – For Immediate Release

Quick News: Is Ryanair crossing the Atlantic or not? SHIFT now a Google Anyalitics Certified Partner, American Airlines' music is better due to Twitter complaints, business use of social media by front-line employees increases; Ragan promo; News That Fits: Starbucks' RaceTogether campaign, Michael Netzley's Asia Report, Pew research on Internet usage, Media Monitoring Minute from CustomScoop, listener comments, PR's obligations as it rises and journalism declines, Dan York's Tech Report, Igloo Software promo, the last week on the FIR Podcast Network; music from Ex Norwegian; and more.

FIR #800 – 3/23/15 – For Immediate Release

Quick News: Is Ryanair crossing the Atlantic or not? SHIFT now a Google Anyalitics Certified Partner, American Airlines' music is better due to Twitter complaints, business use of social media by front-line employees increases; Ragan promo; News That Fits: Starbucks' RaceTogether campaign, Michael Netzley's Asia Report, Pew research on Internet usage, Media Monitoring Minute from CustomScoop, listener comments, PR's obligations as it rises and journalism declines, Dan York's Tech Report, Igloo Software promo, the last week on the FIR Podcast Network; music from Ex Norwegian; and more.

FIR #799 – 3/16/15 – For Immediate Release

Quick News: External CEO engagement is now required, Facebook shutting down FriendFeed, Netflix's terrific new native ad, Quartz experiment separates facts from hearsay; Ragan promo: News That Fits; Apple Watch will lead to reimagining of content marketing, Dan York's Tech Report, the brand potential of mobile live-streaming apps, Media Monitoring Minute from CustomScoop, listener comments, Salesforce develops Apple Watch app for the workplace, Igloo Software promo, the last week on the FIR Podcast Network, a mutlingual approach for social media; how to comment; music from Two Gallants; and more.