Author: Ross & Nez

Instagram Highlights for Stories; Firetalk & Why Livestream Platforms Fail (Ross & Nez 007)

Instagram’s new Highlights enables archiving and creating albums on your profile from your past stories. How can marketers, businesses, job seekers and anyone building a personal brand make use of this new feature? Plus, we talk about the demise of Firetalk and what causes livestreaming platforms to fail. All that and more on this episode of Ross & Nez! Leland Best, community manager at Vidpresso and author of a new book on livestreaming, shared his take on the importance of engagement with customers for the success of livestream platforms and apps.
Hosts: Ross Brand, Professor Nez
Broadcast Date: December 11, 2017

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2018 Livestreaming Predictions: What’s Next for Live Video, Podcasting, YouTube (Ross & Nez 006)?

What’s next for Livestreaming, Podcasting, YouTube and Social Video in 2018? We look at the “91 Predictions for 2018” LIvestream Universe blog post and cover predictions by Mike Murphy, Nick Nimmin, Stephanie Liu, Marc Gawith and Kristy Gillentine? Plus, will the livestreaming of virtual events make on-site conferences obsolete? All that and more on this episode of Ross & Nez! We also have the distinct pleasure of welcoming a top notch guest appearance by Mike Murphy who shared his take the future of podcasting, including the coming availability of more in-depth data.
Hosts: Ross Brand, Professor Nez
Broadcast Date: December 7, 2017

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YouTube Reels: YouTube launches it’s version of stories (Ross & Nez 005)

YouTube Reels: YouTube launches it’s own version of stories. How can creators leverage this new focus on social engagement? How can YouTubers grow their channels to get access to more features such as Super Chat and the Community tab? All that and more on this episode of Ross & Nez! Roberto Blake (YouTube.com/RobertoBlake2) joined us to share his take on Reels and YouTube channel growth.
Hosts: Ross Brand, Professor Nez
Broadcast Date: December 1, 2017

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Social Media Automation: When is it ok to automate your social media accounts? (Ross & Nez 004)

Social Media Automation: Pro or Con? What is considered social media automation? The difference between automating social media and scheduling social media. And when is it a good idea to use chat bots? Guests include NYU Social Media Strategist Chris Barrows of the “Why I Social” Podcast (WhyISocial.com) and Content Creator Kim Doyal (KimDoyal.com), who hosts “The Wordpress Chick” Podcast. Both guests shared their opinions on when automation is acceptable and when it isn’t.
Hosts: Ross Brand, Professor Nez
Broadcast Date: November 21, 2017.

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