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In these posts you’ll find strategies and tactics for communicating in person, in print and online, with an emphasis on content marketing and storytelling, content curation, social media and multimedia, particularly podcasting, from Donna Papacosta of Trafalgar Communications. If it’s your first time here, please consider subscribing via RSS or email so that you’ll be sure to catch every post. Thanks for stopping by!


Marketing with social content

If you want to use social media to expand your marketing reach, knowing how to retweet or post to a Facebook page won’t help much. To achieve success, you need a vibrant personal brand, a marketing strategy and a process for producing and sharing

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The podcasting tip sheet

Over the years I ‘ve created many resources around podcasting. In this post, I’ ve gathered together some of my most useful tips. Please leave a comment if you find these helpful.

Podcasting definition
A podcast is an audio file that can be shared on the Internet, and played on a desktop or laptop

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Advice for new bloggers

Updated August 15, 2014

They say you learn when you teach, and I find this to be true. From January to April I taught Audio Journalism at Sheridan College; I’ll return next winter. This semester I’m at the University of Toronto as an instructor

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New workshop! Sound Matters

Have you thought about using audio on your website or blog but don’t know where to start? Have you produced in-house videos that were marred by lousy sound? Is a podcast on your marketing to-do list? Then come to the Sound Matters workshop on

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