The Hobson and Holtz Report – Podcast #490: October 8, 2009

Content summary: Content summary: Dan York joins Shel as guest co-host while Neville copes with demands during his first week in his new job; our interview with Steve Rubel on lifestreaming and other matters is set for Friday; Dan reports that a lot of good content is coming out of the Inbound Marketing Summit, which is taking place today and Friday; Dan talks about his marketing and communications responsibilities at Voxeo and how he uses the concept he has dubbed ‘the attention wave’; Sallie Goetsch reports on the death of podcasting; Media Monitoring Minute; News That Fits: the FTC issues rules for affiliate bloggers in the U.S., companies continue to invest in social media but 54% of them block their own employees, a company owns up to unethical behaviour, a deep dive into Twitter statistics including the behaviours that promote retweeting; music from Matthew Ebel; and more.

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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for October 8, 2009: A 66-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, and Keene, New Hampshire, USA.


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So, until Monday October 12…

(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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