Episode 36: How a comedian uses social media to build community engagement

In Episode 36 of Don't Call Me A Guru, host Linda Hoang chats virtually (as is the new normal) with popular Canadian comedian Lars Callieou who shares his approach to using social media to build his online brand and business as a stand-up comic, engaging community, growing your network, and staying positive online. Lars Callieou … Continue reading Episode 36: How a comedian uses social media to build community engagement

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 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 10: What do you post when there’s nothing to post?

In Episode 10 of Don't Call Me a Guru, Linda and Tyler discuss what social media managers should share when there's nothing to share (we've allllll been there!) + New Instagram Stories features, Facebook Group changes, influencer marketing and Snapchat's new ad dashboard! This is also Don't Call Me a Guru's first episode as members of the Alberta … Continue reading Episode 10: What do you post when there’s nothing to post?

Episode 9: What’s New in Social Media

In Episode 9 of Don't Call Me a Guru, Linda and Tyler discover just how much can change in social media in a month. They return from vacation discussing strategies for using new features on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and more. Listen the podcast below, and/or subscribe to our podcast on iTunes or Google Play! And here’s the RSS. Podcast … Continue reading Episode 9: What’s New in Social Media

Episode 8: Social Media and Self-Care

In Episode 8 of Don't Call Me a Guru, Linda and Tyler chat with Deepika Mittra, a therapist, stress expert and self-care advocate who recently authored "Social Media & Technology: How to Use it Without Being Consumed By It." Deepika shared some fantastic insights around managing social media use and the role social media marketers play in the rise … Continue reading Episode 8: Social Media and Self-Care