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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Aug 14, 2015

Mike McGrail looks at some of the biggest storied of the week from the world of marketing, technology and business. Including Tinder Vs Vanity Fair, Alphabet, Periscope viewing figures and more.  Show notes -

Jul 16, 2015

The latest digital marketing news and views including the Facebook Page buy button, Reddit CEO mouthing off, advice on social media content scheduling and much more.A rapid 20 minute show from Mike McGrail of Velocity Digital. Show notes at

Jul 10, 2015

The latest digital marketing news and views including the launch of Facebook See First, Meerkat cuddling up to Facebook, advice on making great social media ads and much more! A rapid 20 minute show from Mike McGrail of Velocity Digital. Show notes at

Jul 3, 2015

Mike McGrail chats about the Reddit revolt, Twitter's new persona targeting for advertising and brings more of the latest digital marketing news and views to your ears in a rapid20 minute format. Show notes -

Jun 25, 2015

Mike McGrail chats about the wider adoption and wider failure of Instagram advertising, Twitter dropping the DM character limit, gives advice on Twitter advertising and brings the latest digital marketing news to your ears in a rapid 20 minute format. Show notes

Jun 9, 2015

In this interview special, I speak to Chris Marr from The Content Marketing Academy about all things content marketing, social media, podcasting, growing an online community and much more.  A must listen for all marketers, business owners and beyond. Enjoy! Show notes - 

May 29, 2015

This episode covers the latest digital marketing news, including Twitter Audience Insights, announcements from Google I/O 2015 and much more! The rest of it is basically jam-packed with digital marketing advice and insight! A podcast for marketers, business owners and the generally curious! Show notes at

May 21, 2015

This episode covers the latest digital marketing news, talks about awful blog design and includes an interview with Steven Drost, CEO and a co-founder of Stipso - some amazing social media and content marketing advice here! The rest of it is basically jam-packed with digital marketing advice and insight! A podcast for marketers, business owners and the generally curious! Show notes at

May 14, 2015

This episode covers the latest digital marketing news, talks about the amount of losers on LinkedIn and includes an interview Sam Poullain, Social Media manager for Skyscanner during which he delivers amazing social media marketing insight and kicks me! The rest of it is basically jam-packed with digital marketing advice and insight! A podcast for marketers, business owners and the generally curious! Show notes at

May 6, 2015

This episode covers the latest digital marketing news, includes an interview with the owner of Civerinos, who's social media activity for the pizza restaurant is excellent and Mike answers a listener question regarding Periscope. The rest of it is basically jam-packed with digital marketing advice and insight! Show notes at A rapid 25 minute listen for marketers, business owners and the generally curious! 

Apr 28, 2015

This episode of the Velocity Marketing Podcast delivers the latest social media news, including Facebook news feed algorithm change, video calling being added to Facebook Messenger, Wordpress Emoji and much more! Mike McGrail also gives insight on Facebook content impact, working motivation and Twitter listening techniques. A rapid 20 minute listen for marketers, business owners and the generally curious! Shownotes at

Apr 22, 2015

The latest Velocity Marketing Podcast looks at Google's mobilegeddon, Twitter DMs and much more!. The host, Mike McGrail discusses the problems with dark social media traffic, recommends some reading and answers a listener question about personal branding through blogging. Packed with insights from his work in digital marketing, social media and beyond! A rapid-fire 15 minutes. 

Apr 13, 2015

The latest Velocity Marketing Podcast looks at the launch of LinkedIn Elevate, Twitter cutting the firehose and Facebook's new ad network patent. The host, Mike McGrail also discusses the problems with social media analytics, why he finds podcasting impersonal and gives you insights from his work digital marketing, social media and beyond! A rapid-fire 15 minutes. Shownotes at

Apr 13, 2015

This is a special podcast episode with insight and news from the brilliant #BrightonSEO conference that took place on Apr 9-10th 2015. Mike summarises some of the key takeaways and asseses the swag! Shownote include slidedecks, available at

Apr 9, 2015

Rapid-fire digital marketing/social media news, tips and insights! This week looks at Facebook usage amont teens, the upcoming Mobile Friendly ranking change from Google, recommends a system for slick client communications and much more! Hosted by Mike McGrail.

Apr 4, 2015

This is the episode I'm calling Context. Why am I doing a podcast? Who am I? How have I got the experience to share insights with you via this podcast. That context is important. It's not all about me though! I've also given my opinion on digital marketing in 2015 so far. The next episode will be standard format - 15 mins of social media and digital marketing news, tips, insights and much more! Show notes are here