Episode 34: Social Media Trends for 2020

In Episode 34 of Don't Call Me A Guru, host Linda Hoang chats with herself (lol) about three Social Media Trends to consider this year (2020), plus advice on why and how you might integrate these trends into your social media work. The trends are: TikTok Private engagement Longer captions This episode was recorded and … Continue reading Episode 34: Social Media Trends for 2020

Episode 33: Building Brand & Career Using Social Media

In Episode 33 of Don't Call Me A Guru, host Linda Hoang chats with Holly Baker (@inthefunlane) and Christina Dennis (@theDIYmommy), who have both built their brands and careers using social media (particularly in the design industry). Holly and Christina share how they approach engagement, experimenting with new features, dealing with negativity online, how sharing … Continue reading Episode 33: Building Brand & Career Using Social Media

Episode 32: Social Media in Farming & Agriculture

In Ep. 32 of Don't Call Me a Guru, host Linda Hoang is joined by farmer Ash Armstrong of Armstrong Acres (via Skype), and Alberta Open Farm Days marketing coordinator Nicola Doherty (in studio) to discuss social media strategies and tactics in the farming and agriculture industry—with takeaways that apply for social media managers in … Continue reading Episode 32: Social Media in Farming & Agriculture

Episode 31: Social Media in the Federal Election – an Analysis

In Ep. 31 of Don't Call Me a Guru, host Linda Hoang is joined by political experts Dave Cournoyer and Katherine O'Neill who help analyze social media strategies and tactics in the 2019 Federal Election, social media in politics as a whole, and sharing general social media insights and advice that can be applied in … Continue reading Episode 31: Social Media in the Federal Election – an Analysis

Episode 30: Social Media News, Updates, Features You May Have Missed Over The Summer

In Ep. 30 of Don't Call Me a Guru, host Linda Hoang catches you up on social media news, updates, features, and reports you may have missed over the summer. In this episode, we discuss: Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram Ad updates TikTok for brands discussion Twitter Marketing's "participation playbook" Twitter iOS app image attachment and … Continue reading Episode 30: Social Media News, Updates, Features You May Have Missed Over The Summer

Episode 22: A Photographer’s Instagram Insights

In Episode 22 of Don't Call Me a Guru, Linda Hoang has a conversation with Tracey Jazmin, an Edmonton area photographer who has built her entire business around Instagram and is leading the way locally with a specific type of photography centered around influencers and bloggers. "With social media, personal branding has evolved from just … Continue reading Episode 22: A Photographer’s Instagram Insights

Episode 17: Catchin’ Up (What’s New in Social Media)

After an unscheduled break, our hosts are back with Episode 17 of Don't Call Me a Guru, where they discuss a secret wedding, a cat festival, HQ trivia, Instagram Stories, and, of course, the latest social media news. Listen below, and/or subscribe to our podcast on iTunes or Google Play! And here’s the RSS! -- Don't Call Me a … Continue reading Episode 17: Catchin’ Up (What’s New in Social Media)

Episode 16: CousinPod2018 (How do teenagers use social media?)

In our 16th Episode, Linda and Tyler welcome back cousins Catie (Age 17) and Meghan (Age 13) to ask what kind of content are teens engaging with, and how can social media managers and marketers can most effectively get their content in front of this younger age group. This is Don't Call Me a Guru's … Continue reading Episode 16: CousinPod2018 (How do teenagers use social media?)

Episode 13: Long Tweets & Short Stories

In Episode 13 of Don't Call Me a Guru, Linda and Tyler discuss 280 character tweets, Facebook and Instagram Stories, how to convince your clients that follower count doesn't matter, and more! Listen the podcast below, and/or subscribe to our podcast on iTunes or Google Play! And here’s the RSS -- Don't Call Me a Guru is a member of the Alberta … Continue reading Episode 13: Long Tweets & Short Stories