Scott Monty - Strategic Communications & Leadership Advisor

Scott Monty - Strategic Communications & Leadership Advisor

Now THIS is what we call jumping the shark!

The FCC does the right thing and Gawker does not, Shack attack, Millennials want human interactions with brands, Facebook turns 11 and turns down promotional posts from brands, a huge week of Twitter news and product improvements, how to produce your own podcast, the increasing importance of data for marketers and communicators, online reference checks get tougher, questioning the magic of Super Bowl ads, the surprise breakout star from the Big Game, and more, it's This Week in Digital.

A roundup of relevant links affecting our industry.

Each week, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, business, digital communications and marketing in order to keep leaders up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in your job. And now you have the option of subscribing just to this newsletter if you wish.

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  • With the success of Serial and the like, you can guarantee that there will be an uptick in DIY audio. Here's a guide on how to produce a podcast from veteran podcaster Jay Baer. (Convince and Convert)

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When You Have the Time: Essential Reading / Listening / Watching