The Hobson & Holtz Report – Podcast #137: May 14, 2006

Content summary: Recording on Sunday; CC Chapman and promo; vlogs as PR tools; Lee Hopkins reports (BBC and Second Life, podcasting defined); Word 2007 supports blogging; David Philips reports (Delivering The New PR in London, the CIPR and wishing on a star in cyberspace); listeners’ comments discussion; listener comments via Skype; FIR Frappr community update; the music, and more.

Show notes for May 14, 2006

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So, until Thursday, May 18…

(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)

Neville Hobson

Social Strategist, Communicator, Writer, and Podcaster with a curiosity for tech and how people use it. Believer in an Internet for everyone. Early adopter (and leaver) and experimenter with social media. Occasional test pilot of shiny new objects. Avid tea drinker.

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