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Quiet News Day Episode 100

13 Oct

Hello and welcome to Quiet News Day Episode 100 – we have reached a full century!

This week your hosts Scott Douglas and Peter Laing don’t disappoint as they do what they do best and discuss the best journalism, PR and social media stories of the week. Kicking off the show is a discussion about father Chris White and how he was question by police for taking pictures of his daughter the Braehead Shopping Centre. The pair move on to the new Scotsman website and are keen to hear your thoughts about it.

Finally there is a discussion about the Facebook app for iPad and a few Twitter mishaps including freelance journalist Rob Crilly.

As ever links to everything discussed in this week’s podcast can be found in the show notes below.


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Quiet News Day Podcast Episode 85

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Ears at the ready for episode 85 of the podcast which gives you all the latest journalism, social media and public relations news and views.

This week Scott Douglas and Peter Laing discuss the latest stories to rock the media world including Panorama’s underhand journalism tactics which accused Primark of using slave labour and how Alex Salmond unleashed a torrent of insults on one of Scotland’s best selling newspapers.

The duo also discuss one PR agency’s unusual approach to agency structure as well as the true entertainment value of 3D TV.

As ever links to all the topics discussed can be found in the show notes below.


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Quiet News Day Podcast 71

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Welcome to this week’s installment of Quiet News Day with your hosts Scott Douglas and Peter Laing, full to the brim with the latest journalism, PR and social media news and views.

This week sees a return of our interviews and we are pleased to welcome Kelly Forbes and Rachel Robinson who are volunteer organisers of the 4th  Edinburgh Twestival. They take us through what twitter fans can expect from the event, including tweets, board games and cupcakes galore!

Scott and Peter also discuss Bikini’s and Michael Cain – more information of which can be found in the show notes below.


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Quiet News Day – Podcast 63

19 Jan

Hello!

Welcome to Quiet News Day with your hosts Shaun Milne and Scott Douglas serving up your weekly slice of journalism, PR and social media.

On the menu today is a bit of discussion on the new look for Business 7, Johnston Press digital ambitions and PR Power Book is open to nominations for the first time as well as dicussion about STV local news plans.

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Quiet News Day – Podcast 62

12 Jan

Hello!

This is the place to come for discussion on journalism, PR and social meeeja … from a Scottish perspective.  Hosts Shaun Milne and Scott Douglas steer their way through the topics with flare and panache.

Served up today is a bit of news featuring changes at the top fro the Daily Record and the Sunday Mail, Scotsman publications put their prices up and the a dissection of the first issue of the new look Sunday Herald.

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