The Velocity Marketing Podcast

The Velocity Marketing Podcast is a weekly show by Mike McGrail. It looks at the world of digital marketing, social media and beyond. Each episode covers key stories and news from social media and digital marketing, recommends cool digital tools , excellent content to learn from and much more. It's a rapid-fire show lasting no more than 25 minutes - perfect for your commute! If you like it, please do leave a review and tell your friends!
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Oct 30, 2015

In this week's episode I look at Twitter's earning call, talk about Slack's effect on email usage and Facebook using 2G web access. I answer a user question about buying Twitter followers and encourage you to be tracking your social activity with UTMs. It's a short, sharp show that delivers the latest news, views and advice across social media, digital marketing and beyond. Oh, and there's music from Iggy Pop, Cream, Queen and Dire Straits. Nice. All wrapped up in less than 25 mins!

Oct 23, 2015

The latest social media and digital marketing news (like, today's!) the big news from the Twitter Flight conference, looks at new B2B ads from Facebook and Yahoo's deal with Google. Also news from today including Facebook's new public search function and Zuck's new school. I also have a chat with Briony from Yelp Glasgow on her experience of Instagram ads to date and answer a listener question about marketing the same business in B2B and B2C. There's a heck of a lot more than that too! Oh and it all happens in less than 30 mins. Social media and marketing news, views and a little bit of music. See below for show notes!

Oct 15, 2015

This week's show covers the new news app from Facebook, 'Notify', I share why I'm probably about to disconnect from you on LinkedIn, emplore marketers to get on the social ad via email targeting bandwagon, answer a listener question about making the most of time on social media and a heck of a lot more! Oh and it all happens in less than 20 mins. Social media and marketing news, views and a little bit of music.

Oct 9, 2015

This week's show discusses the new 'reactions' feature from Facebook, Twitter's Moments and the slick new changes to Medium. I also look at the best way to plan social media content, answer a listener question re the return of Jack Dorsey to Twitter, look at at a cool story in tech this week and have a general blether about all things marketing.

Oct 2, 2015

This week's episode looks at Twitter's plans to scrap the 140 character limit (don't do it!), Fino takes us through Facebook's new profile pages, we take a deep-dive into Instagram advertising, answer a user's question re how to make Twitter better and Mike makes a plea for interaction. A 25 minute whirl around the world of digital marketing, social media and beyond!