Show #167 - August 28, 2006<< Show168Aug31 | FIRShowNotes.HomePage | Show166Aug24 >>
Content summaryAgency.com gives up on Subway pitch; contribute to BusinessWeek's 'Best of the Web' series; technology lets advertising get personal; the growth of the mobile internet; GM's Michael Wiley joins Edelman; Paramount Pictures and the snide blogger: how should companies respond to bloggers?; Lee Hopkins reports; when to use Flash-based websites; creative approaches to billing; listeners' comments discussion including a follow-up on Pegasus laid-off employees' blog; FIR Frappr community update; the music (from Musicbuggy.com, a new podsafe music resource); and more.
Intro1:05 Call the Comment Lines - North America: +1 206 222 2803 | Europe: +44 20 8133 9844 | Skype: fircomments
Commentary1:45 One Minute News
Subway Pitch results
?'s 'Best of the Web'
Technology lets advertising get personal
The growth of the mobile internet - 36.2 Million
Michael Wiley joins Edelman12:52 How should companies respond to bloggers?
Snide remarks and Paramount Pictures33:19 Lee Hopkins
Money and consulting fees; Flash websites;
Listener Comments50:55 Dennis Howlett on Pegasus laid-off employees' blog
56:45 Clarence Jones on listener comments in 166
57:55 Simon Wakeman on battery recalls
65:04 Simon Wakeman extends on previous comments
65:54 Kelly comments on her exploration of podcasts and political blogging
67:22 Francis Wooby questions what bite we have
69:00 Wrap up 74:10 Music - The New Heathens "Get away baby"
LinksAgency.com Subway exit http://www.adweek.com/aw/national/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1003052919
BusinessWeek's 'Best of the Web' series http://www.businessweek.com/technology/bestofweb.htm
Technology lets advertising get personal http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/2/hi/programmes/click_online/5285058.stm
Mobile internet growth http://clickz.com/showPage.html?page=3623146
Michael Wiley joins Edelman http://www.micropersuasion.com/2006/08/michael_wiley_j.html
Paramount Pictures and the snide blogger http://www.businessblogconsulting.com/2006/08/the-dangers-of-pissing-off-a-blogger.html
FIR Frappr community http://www.frappr.com/fir Contributors to show notes for show #167 (add your name here):