Content summary: Eric Schwartzman is guest co-host; Amanda Congdon departs Rocketboom; Gawker Media lays off staff and closes two blogs; a report from Dan York; the impact of customer service complaints on blogs; a report from Neville Hobson; listener comments; the music; and more.
Show notes for July 6, 2006
Welcome to For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, a 93-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Hollywood, California, USA (with a contribution from the UK).
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So, until Monday, July 10…
(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)