Content summary: HARO update; Dan York reports on Phweet, Dropio, Tweetio, and more; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; News That Fits – launching social media in a crisis: Apple and Exxon Mobil, social media gains SEC approval for Reg FD, BlogWorld hosts certification workshop for journalist-bloggers, Blog Council launches disclosure best practices toolkit; listeners’ comments discussion; a word about FIR #366; news about next week’s shows; music from Mojomama; and more.
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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for July 31, 2008: A 64-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.
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(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)