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The Dangers of Social Media for Radio

Will social media mentions lead to radio tune-in? Will likes and shares and comments lead to ratings? That’s your hope, of course. Because we all know that no commercial broadcaster would devote an iota of effort to social media if he or she didn’t believe there was some translation – no matter how indirect – […]

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Posted in mark ramsey, marketing, Media, peter kafka, promotion, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, recode media, social media, steven soderbergh

The Digital Trends that Will Most Impact Audio, Online Radio, Radio, and Podcasting

How do radio, online radio, and podcasting fit into the larger pattern of tech trends washing over today’s audiences? What’s the power of audio in the first place? Peter Kafka is a great person to ask. Peter is Senior Editor for Media at Re/code, the digital news platform launched by Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg. Peter […]

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Posted in 2016, digital, facebook, hivio, homebrew, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, online radio, peter kafka, podcasting, radio, Radio's Future, ramsey-blog, re/code, snapchat, technology, trends, Twitter

You Won’t Believe What Happened at hivio

hivio 2016 is history now, but if you missed the live stream of day 2, you can catch up on a spectacular recording of it here (Day 1 is at that same link): Who will you see? Andy Bowers, Panoply’s Chief Content Officer, and a man at the center of the podcasting revolution Howard Lapides, talent manager to […]

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Posted in 2016, acast, andy bowers, Audio, espn, glenn mcquaid, hivio, howard lapides, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, millennial, online radio, panoply, peter kafka, podcasting, radio, ramsey-blog, re/code, sarah van mosel, tales from beyond the pale, traug keller

Here’s Why YOU Must Go to Hivio

hivio is the audio future festival taking place in LA on June 2 and 3, 2016. We bring together 100 of the most influential people in radio, online radio, podcasting, media, advertising, content, social, mobile, and technology for two days of candid, unscripted conversation. Why should YOU go? First, because we have an amazing roster of […]

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Posted in 2016, andy bowers, anya grundmann, chris balfe, glenn mcquaid, hivio, howard lapides, ian grace, jesse thorn, lizzie wildhelm, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, parviz parvizi, patricia korth-mcdonnell, peter kafka, ramsey-blog, ryan cummins, ryan steelberg, sarah van mosel, stefan brock, todd beck, traug keller, valerie geller

Better Listen to Saul

In the latest episode of the excellent Re/code Media Podcast, host Peter Kafka (who will be onstage talking media with me at hivio in June) interviewed Peter Gould, the co-creator of TV’s Better Call Saul, a terrific show and the spinoff to the amazing Breaking Bad. One thing Peter said stuck with me: “The job […]

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Posted in better call saul, breaking bad, dj, jock, mark ramsey, Media, Morning Radio, morning show, peter gould, peter kafka, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, talent

You are Invited to hivio 2016 – the Audio Future Festival

There are events for radio and online radio and digital and local revenue and commercial and public and Christian broadcasters, but there’s no event for people across the audio space to gather together in one place at one time. Audio is one medium, and hivio, the audio future festival, is that one event. I’m proud to announce that […]

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Posted in 2016, acast, Adam Carolla, alpha media, andy bowers, beck media, clammr, conference, dr. drew, glenn mcquaid, hivio, howard lapides, huge, ian grace, jimmy kimmel, june, lizzie widhelm, los angeles, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, omaze, pandora, panoply, parviz parvizi, patricia korth-mcdonnell, peter kafka, ramsey-blog, re/code, ryan cummins, sarah van mosel, stefan brock, tales from beyond the pale, tickets, todd beck, valerie geller, virgin radio

Announcing: hivio 2016 – Get your TIX now!

It’s back! It’s hivio, the audio future conference. What is it? One of the coolest events of the year, hivio brings together more than 100 of the most influential people in audio and media for two days of candid, unscripted conversation. This is not your father’s NAB (no offense intended, NAB). Amazing thought-leaders and provocative presentations. […]

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Posted in 2016, acast, alpha, andy bowers, Audio, beck media, chris balfe, clammr, future, geller, glenn mcquaid, hivio, howard lapides, ian grace, lineup, lizzie widhelm, mark ramsey, mark ramsey media, Media, omaze, online radio, pandora, panoply, parviz parvizi, peter kafka, radio, radio industry, ramsey-blog, re/code, red seat, ryan cummins, sarah van mosel, stefan brock, tales from beyond the pale, tickets, todd beck, valerie geller, virgin radio