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Margaret FONTANA Media Podcast

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The Margaret Fontana Media podcast launched in 2017. Episodes feature media expert, Margaret Fontana covering topics from film, media, marketing, public relations, production, business and more. She features guests from the film, advertising, business, and media industries. Visit MargaretFontanaMedi… read more

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How to Grow Your Social Media Following

May 3rd, 2021


Learn the basic foundational elements to building your brand online and then growing your following. Quality vs. quantity is extremely important when …

5 Ways To Be Happy

April 30th, 2021


Today it's so important to preserve our mental health and take care of ourselves.  On today's episode I'm talking about simple effective ways to start helping yourself to feel better.  Tune in now! 

#wellness #happy …

New Data Trends Facebook, Instagram, Reddit, Youtube, & TikTok

April 26th, 2021


Usage across social media has increased tremendously during the pandemic. New data trends are emerging showing where consumers are engaging. As new features such as social audio expand and get released onto other …

New Digital Media Trends Updates

March 25th, 2021


Learn the latest news coming up inside social media and digital transform trends. Today’s chat I’m focusing on social media features releasing onto other platforms like Facebook. Find out how social audio can help you …

How & Why To Start A Podcast 🎧

March 14th, 2021


“Did you know by 2022, it’s estimated podcast listening will grow to 132 million people in the US alone” — Statista’ —Tune in as I give a concise …

Social Audio For Your Business & Brand

March 8th, 2021


Clubhouse, Twitter Spaces, Facebook, Instagram are all racing to be the hot spot for audio.  Platforms like Clubhouse are dominating at the moment, but have their problems, Twitter Spaces is doing what other apps are …

Social Media Marketing Trends To Watch

March 4th, 2021


Listen to my latest podcast episode as I discuss the latest trends in social media marketing. Content marketing, audio apps, newsletters, distribution and influencer marketing top the conversation. #marketing …

News! Twitter Spaces Released!

February 26th, 2021


Get the latest news on Twitter spaces, the pros and cons and how this compares to Clubhouse. Find out if this is a tool you can use for your brand or …

Margaret Fontana Media Presents: Interview w/ Lead Interior Designer: Tina Delia of Delia Designs

February 22nd, 2021


Margaret Fontana Media Presents: An interview with Tina Delia. This Interior Designer is not easy to pigeonhole. With a BA in Psychology, a Juris …

Margaret Fontana Media Presents: Interview w/ Rob Thorp: Filmmaker & Writer of Rucksack Films

February 15th, 2021


Margaret Fontana Media Presents: An interview with Rob Thorp. Rob studied film and writing in NYC and attended Rutgers University where he received his degrees in English and Education.  His first feature film, The …

MFM Presents: Interview with Executive Producer Laura Chavez of Exit 19

February 1st, 2021


All new episode of the Margaret Fontana Media Podcast Show. Today’s guest is Laura Chavez, an award winning producer and journalist. She began her broadcast career in Washington, DC as a reporter and producer for …

Social Media & The Election -- How Powerful Is Social Media?

November 9th, 2020


Tune in as I discuss the latest new metrics monitoring trending discussions on Facebook and hashtag blocking on Instagram.
#Instagram #Facebook #metrics #USelection #socialmedia 


NEW! Instagram LIVE extends time limit, what does this mean for your content strategy?

October 28th, 2020


Learn about the latest features released by Instagram for live-streaming.


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How to Use Storytelling to Connect with Your Audience

October 22nd, 2020


1. Know your company's values and mission. Your style should reflect your brand guidelines if you have them.
2. Use images, photos that are …

How To Grow Your Social Media Following

October 18th, 2020


Knowing which social media platform to choose when developing your social media strategy is essential in growing a organic and authentic audience. Other areas to think about are producing quality content, being …

Latest Digital & Social Media News

September 28th, 2020


Tune in as I discuss the latest news and features with TikTok, Instagram Reels, LinkedIn Stories, IGTV captions and more. Find out what’s next for digital 2021!


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Interview w/ Sue B. Zimmerman ‘The Instagram Expert’

September 8th, 2020


Margaret Fontana Media Podcast Presents: An Interview with 'The Instagram Expert' Sue B. Zimmerman Sue B. is an insightful, energetic, and in-demand …

Interview with CEO, Founder, & PR Expert Sarah Evans

August 31st, 2020


New! 𝐌𝐚𝐫𝐠𝐚𝐫𝐞𝐭 𝐅𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐧𝐚 𝐌𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐚 𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬:
🎙Interview with CEO & Founder Sarah Evans.

Sarah Evans, is the founder of Sevans Strategy and Sevans Digital PR, a digital PR strategist, …

Interview with Badia Farha - Broadway Star ⭐️ Singer, Songwriter & Actress

August 24th, 2020


⭐️Margaret Fontana Media Presents⭐️ New! Interview with Broadway Star, Singer, Songwriter & Actress Badia Farha

Badia is a Broadway actress who …

Interview with Dawn Del Russo On Air Fashion Expert & Entrepreneur

August 19th, 2020


NEW! Margaret Fontana Media presents: Interview with Dawn Del Russo; On Air Expert and Entrepreneur Dawn Del Russo is an author and on-air TV style …

Interview With Professor Kathy Magrino of Rider University - Content For Social Media Class

August 17th, 2020


Margaret Fontana Media presents: Another great interview today with Professor Kathy Magrino of Rider University discussing ‘Content for Social Media’ …

Interview with Taylor Taglianetti Founder of NOIAFT 🎥

August 10th, 2020


Taylor Taglianetti is the founder of the National Organization of Italian Americans in Film & Television (NOIAFT). She is also a producer and celebrity interviewer. She is currently producing a short documentary, …

Latest Digital Media News 2020

May 27th, 2020


💻Here's what happening across the social media landscape:
A study of 25,000 consumers across 30 markets showed engagement increasing 61% over normal usage rates. Messaging across Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp has …

The Value of Social Media During #Covid19

April 27th, 2020


Social media usage has soared during the global pandemic of Covid19/CoronaVirus. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram have seen up 61% increase in normal usage rates. Many brands are seeing ways social media has allowed them to …

Rider University Students Top Podcasting 🎧 Questions Answered - With Professor Kathy Magrino

April 10th, 2020


Working with Rider University students from Professor Kathy Magrino’s class sharing how to create content for online learning including podcasting.


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How to Use TikTok In Your Social Media Strategy

March 2nd, 2020


With over 800 million active users worldwide and 20 million alone in the United States, its time to think about how to use TIKTOK in your social media strategy. Listen as I share some strategic thoughts on how most …

How to Use Social Media for Crisis Communication

February 29th, 2020


The power of social media allows your brand to communicate and keep your consumers informed and updated. The benefits of social media also include real time notifications, intervention, awareness and post event safety …

Social Media Strategies & Super Bowl 🏟 Marketing!

February 2nd, 2020


Social Media Strategies & Super Bowl 🏟 Marketing!

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Less is More.. Learning How To Program & Package Your Brand on Digital Media.

January 24th, 2020


Less is More.. Learning How To Program & Package Your Brand on Digital Media.


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Is TikTok Part of Your 2020 Social Media Strategy?

December 2nd, 2019


Is TikTok Part of Your 2020 Social Media Strategy?  In this episode I discuss the latest news on how TikTok has reached over 1.5 billion downloads worldwide.  "According to the latest data from Sensor Tower, the short …

NEWS! Instagram Will Begin Hiding Total LIKES in the USA Starting November 2019

November 10th, 2019


Instagram announced starting Nov. 2019 LIKES will be removed across accounts in a sweeping change to depressurize the negative 👎 sentiment and pressure it’s created for young people. Listen as I discuss more on the …

Social Media Content Trends 2020

October 12th, 2019


By 2020 more than 5 billion people will use social media. Listen to the latest content trends you should be focusing on to help build a stronger …

7 Social Media Trends For 2020

October 3rd, 2019


Social media is evolving daily, with aggressive shifts across all platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, and other key social …

Navigating 📲 Instagram Changes

July 12th, 2019


Ways to get around Instagram’s new changes. Learn more.


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How to Be Productive To Be Powerful 💥In Your Field and Industry.

June 24th, 2019


How to be productive in your field or industry: 
1. Educate yourself., do research. 
2. Respect the process. 
3. Surround yourself with those who are executing what you are striving for. 
4. Write down five goals and try to …

Key 🔑 Strategies To Build Your Brand Online

June 17th, 2019


Key Strategies To Building Your Brand Online:
 1. Bringing Value To Your Consumers 
2. Knowing Your Audience 
3. Giving Your Brand A Voice 
4. Building …

How To Break Into The TV & Film Biz. 📺 🎞

June 10th, 2019


Did you ever wonder how people get those amazing jobs on film or on a TV show? Listen to my latest episode where I share my personal experiences in production and how an internship on a TV comedy pilot changed my life. …

Best Performing 📊 Content For #FACEBOOK

May 26th, 2019


Facebook is far from over... Learn which types of digital content perform best for Facebook along with times and engagement.

 Via Social Media Today: 

1. Video is the best performing post type 2. Evenings are the best …

📲Optimizing Your Social Media Strategy

March 28th, 2019


📲 Optimizing Your Social Media Strategy.


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🎬 Pre-Production Tips to Create Successful #Video Content

March 1st, 2019


💠Pre-Production Tips to Create Successful Video Content - Pre-production is an essential piece of creating any film or video. This process ca help …

3 Tips To Promote Your Film 🎥 Using Social Media.

February 17th, 2019


3 Tips To Promote Your Film on Social Media!

Creating a social media strategy is the key 🔑 in finding an supportive audience for your film project.

1. Photos- Take #BTS (Behind the Scenes) photos and lots of them, …

Tips for Increasing Your Social Media Engagement 👩‍💻📊

February 11th, 2019


Tips for Increasing Your Social Media Engagement 👩‍💻- promoting your brand through social media is key to increasing brand awareness and overall engagement. This translates to sales, awareness, brand preference, …

How to Establish Key 🔑 Elements of an Effective Social Media Marketing Strategy. 📊

February 4th, 2019


Learn effective and key elements to building a successful social media strategy for your business or brand. Learn about goals, content, analytics, …

Program & Promote Your Content Like a TV 📺 Show!

February 3rd, 2019


Promoting your brand content daily on different social media platforms requires new content often, a great way to execute on this strategy is to turn the camera on yourself and start producing content for each platform …

What’s Your Story? 📚 Learn Why It’s So Important.

January 29th, 2019


Learn why it’s important to share your story with your audience. Being your authentic self can be powerful and could help your audience and consumers …

The Power 💥 of Social Media-How to Use Social Media To Promote Your Brand Message, Cause, & Product.

January 21st, 2019


The Power 💥 of Social Media-How to Use Social Media To Promote Your Brand Message, Cause, & Product.


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Using Instagram Stories To Boost Your Brand!

January 12th, 2019


Use Instagram Tools in Your Social Media Marketing Efforts.


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Facebook Premiere & Youtube Premiere, What’s The Difference and How Does it Work?

January 6th, 2019


Learn How Facebook Premiere and Youtube Premiere Differ and How They Can Help Support Your Business, Brand Or Project Through This New Video …

Drive more traffic with a YouTube marketing strategy. Ways to Use YouTube to Increase Online Sales.

December 27th, 2018


Drive more traffic with a YouTube marketing strategy. Here are some tips on how it works: “Shoot short videos.
Create a branded channel. Be consistent with content production. Use analytics to understand what works. Use …

What’s your 2019 content strategy? Evaluate your assets like photos, logos and content.

December 23rd, 2018


Evaluate your 2019 content strategy. Schedule new photos, new content and strategy. Team up with an media expert to get your strategy, content and …

How to build your brand online using digital and social media.

December 22nd, 2018


Learn the effective ways to build your brand online using social media, search and media elements.


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Using Video In Your Digital Marketing Strategy to Increase Brand Reach

December 9th, 2018


‘Videos generate the most reach on Facebook, the most engagement on Twitter, lead to more purchases on Pinterest and inspire more sharing Ljnkedin.’ - via Social Media Today.


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Top Digital Media Stories - Instagram Stories, Youtube Films, & Influencer Marketing

November 25th, 2018


Listen to the Margaret Fontana Media podcast show as we discuss the latest in digital media and marketing this week as we approach 2019. New report our on key instagram stories tips and benchmarks. Then we talk about …

Digital Trends for 2019

October 8th, 2018


What DIGITAL trends will dominate for 2019? Artificial intelligence, data management, user generated content, chatbots, messenger marketing, pay for play, video marketing and proving ROI are just a few topics you will …

Inspired By Cardi B, Build Your Business Using Digital Media

September 24th, 2018


Tonight I was Inspired by a Instagram live by Cardi B where she talks about focusing on using social media to build a business rather than wasting …

My 10 Year Anniversary of the Italian American Girl Brand

September 3rd, 2018


o, the Italian American Girl blog is coming up on 10 years!! How can that be possible? I remember when everyone was just started their online presence and the Italian American Girl served as my real world example of …

Instagram announces IGTV, a standalone app for longer videos- How Will This Benefit Your Brand?

September 3rd, 2018


"Instagram today announced IGTV, a standalone app for watching long-form vertical video that will also have a tab inside the flagship app. When you log in to IGTV, it will automatically begin playing vertical videos …

Learn About The Future of Voice Search & Sonic Branding

September 3rd, 2018


50% of all searches will be voice searches by 2020. Voice is a new medium. How should your brand approach this space? Key considerations needed for …

Margaret FONTANA Media - Video

September 1st, 2018


#Podcast- All About Video In Your Digital Strategy


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