Nowadays, everyone is a social media marketer. Whether it’s for their blog, small business, or even for themselves, knowing how to properly market on social media platforms and staying current with the latest digital trends is no easy task. Luckily, there are many cost-effective ways to stay in the know! One of our favorite ways to get quick information is by listening to podcasts, and the best part is–they’re free! Here are five of our favorite go-to’s for social media podcasts.
1. The #AskGaryVee Show By Gary Vaynerchuck
One of the best parts about this podcast is that it is completely interactive. You can tweet in your questions about marketing and social media to #AskGaryVee and he’ll look them over and address them in his next podcast. Gary covers a wide variety of topics ranging from rebranding to contacting influencers, so this podcast will have something for every type of marketer!
2. Reply All By Gimlet
While Reply All doesn’t exactly pertain to just social media marketing, it does revolve around news-worthy things that are roaming the Internet. And if you’ve ever scheduled social media posts before, you know how important it is to stay on top of the latest internet news, memes, and jokes. With Reply All, you’ll get a taste of every bit of the Internet. The podcast is downloaded nearly 2 million times per month, so you know it must be good!
3. Social Media Marketing Podcast By Michael Stelzner of Social Media Examiner
Social Media Examiner is one of the leading informative resources on the internet for news and tips about social media marketing. So who best to host a social media podcast than Michael Stelzner, the founder of Social Media Examiner, himself?! He has tons of real-world experience on managing the strategy and day-to-day aspects of social media. His podcast will help your brand or business thrive on social media and will inspire you to implement new strategies and tactics!
4. Social Pros Podcast By Jae Baer
The title says it all–this social media podcast is for the pros! Jae interviews various social media pros who do real work with real companies across the world. No matter what industry you may be in, you can find value in his interviews! Jae, who works with Convince and Convert, a social media consulting agency, will teach you something new!
5. Social Media Social Hour Podcast by Tyler Anderson
Tyler Anderson, a social media entrepreneur, uses his podcast as a interviewing platform to get to know the tips from popular brands and influencers. While his content typically revolves around Facebook and Instagram marketing, Tyler also addresses creating great content in general across all social media platforms. His podcast also analyzes what type of content current is and isn’t working on each marketing platform, so you’ll always stay in the know!