Margaret FONTANA Media Podcast

Margaret FONTANA Media Podcast
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 to learn more and listen to the full library of episodes. Support this podcast:

Latest Digital Media News 2020
May 27 • 17 min
πŸ’»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 increased 50% in countries hardest hit…
Video Marketing Strategy Tips
May 11 • 18 min
More than eight in 10 businesses are using video to engage consumers. Brands are seeing success in using video content on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube. A new study on small business marketer behavior reveals an increased focus on video marketing and as…
The Value of Social Media During #Covid19
Apr 26 • 22 min
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 have direct digital engagement with…
Rider University Students Top Podcasting 🎧 Questions Answered - With Professor Kathy Magrino
Apr 10 • 27 min
Working with Rider University students from Professor Kathy Magrino’s class sharing how to create content for online learning including podcasting. —- Support this podcast:
How to Use TikTok In Your Social Media Strategy
Mar 2 • 16 min
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 industries including highly regulated…
How to Use Social Media for Crisis Communication
Feb 29 • 21 min
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 checks. —- Support this podcast:…
Social Media Strategies & Super Bowl 🏟 Marketing!
Feb 2 • 16 min
Social Media Strategies & Super Bowl 🏟 Marketing! —- Support this podcast:
Less is More.. Learning How To Program & Package Your Brand on Digital Media.
Jan 24 • 12 min
Less is More.. Learning How To Program & Package Your Brand on Digital Media. —- Support this podcast:
Is TikTok Part of Your 2020 Social Media Strategy?
Dec 1, 2019 • 11 min
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 video app has now exceeded 1.5 billion…
NEWS! Instagram Will Begin Hiding Total LIKES in the USA Starting November 2019
Nov 10, 2019 • 20 min
Instagram announced starting Nov. 2019 LIKES will be removed across accounts in a sweeping change to depressurize the negative πŸ‘Ž sentiment and pressure it’s created for young people. Listen as I discuss more on the notion of this really being about…
Margaret FONTANA Media Podcast (Trailer)
Nov 9, 2019 • 0 min
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Social Media Content Trends 2020
Oct 12, 2019 • 15 min
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 social media marketing strategy for your business and brand. —- Support this podcast:…
7 Social Media Trends For 2020
Oct 3, 2019 • 12 min
Social media is evolving daily, with aggressive shifts across all platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, and other key social platforms. Listen to my podcast here to learn what trends we will be focusing on for 2020. —- Support this…
Navigating πŸ“² Instagram Changes
Jul 11, 2019 • 17 min
Ways to get around Instagram’s new changes. Learn more. —- Support this podcast:
How to Be Productive To Be Powerful πŸ’₯In Your Field and Industry.
Jun 23, 2019 • 14 min
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 accomplish one of them in a certain…
Key πŸ”‘ Strategies To Build Your Brand Online
Jun 16, 2019 • 17 min
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 on Multiple Channels/Promoting 5. Developing Your Social Media Strategy 6. Creating & Monitoring Your…
How To Break Into The TV & Film Biz. πŸ“Ί 🎞
Jun 9, 2019 • 18 min
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. Learn why networking and building…
Best Performing πŸ“Š Content For #FACEBOOK
May 26, 2019 • 17 min
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 times post 3. Weekends see the most…
πŸ“²Optimizing Your Social Media Strategy
Mar 28, 2019 • 16 min
πŸ“² Optimizing Your Social Media Strategy. —- Support this podcast:
🎬 Pre-Production Tips to Create Successful #Video Content
Mar 1, 2019 • 11 min
πŸ’ Pre-Production Tips to Create Successful Video Content - Pre-production is an essential piece of creating any film or video. This process ca help determine important factors about your product such as: expectations, budget, locations, talent, marketing,…
3 Tips To Promote Your Film πŸŽ₯ Using Social Media.
Feb 16, 2019 • 21 min
3 Tips To Promote Your Film on Social Media! Creating a social media strategy is the key πŸ”‘ in finding an supportive audience for your film project. 1. Photos- Take #BTS (Behind the Scenes) photos and lots of them, publish them throughout production with…
Tips for Increasing Your Social Media Engagement πŸ‘©‍πŸ’»πŸ“Š
Feb 10, 2019 • 22 min
Tips for Increasing Your Social Media Engagement πŸ‘©‍πŸ’»- promoting your brand through social media is key to increasing brand awareness and overall engagement. This translates to sales, awareness, brand preference, sentiment and conversions in all industry…
How to Establish Key πŸ”‘ Elements of an Effective Social Media Marketing Strategy. πŸ“Š
Feb 4, 2019 • 26 min
Learn effective and key elements to building a successful social media strategy for your business or brand. Learn about goals, content, analytics, platforms, social media engagement and more. —- Support this podcast:…
Program & Promote Your Content Like a TV πŸ“Ί Show!
Feb 3, 2019 • 15 min
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 you own. If you own a business,…
What’s Your Story? πŸ“š Learn Why It’s So Important.
Jan 28, 2019 • 18 min
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 connect with your brand. Using video, multiple social media platforms and elements can amplify your…
The Power πŸ’₯ of Social Media-How to Use Social Media To Promote Your Brand Message, Cause, & Product.
Jan 20, 2019 • 12 min
The Power πŸ’₯ of Social Media-How to Use Social Media To Promote Your Brand Message, Cause, & Product. —- Support this podcast:
Using Instagram Stories To Boost Your Brand!
Jan 12, 2019 • 16 min
Use Instagram Tools in Your Social Media Marketing Efforts. —- Support this podcast:
Facebook Premiere & Youtube Premiere, What’s The Difference and How Does it Work?
Jan 6, 2019 • 23 min
Learn How Facebook Premiere and Youtube Premiere Differ and How They Can Help Support Your Business, Brand Or Project Through This New Video marketing & Promotion Tool. Time to start thinking like a Producer! πŸ“Ί —- Support this podcast:…
Drive more traffic with a YouTube marketing strategy. Ways to Use YouTube to Increase Online Sales.
Dec 26, 2018 • 11 min
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 annotations to engage your…
What’s your 2019 content strategy? Evaluate your assets like photos, logos and content.
Dec 23, 2018 • 10 min
Evaluate your 2019 content strategy. Schedule new photos, new content and strategy. Team up with an media expert to get your strategy, content and goals aligned. —- Support this podcast:
How to build your brand online using digital and social media.
Dec 22, 2018 • 52 min
Learn the effective ways to build your brand online using social media, search and media elements. —- Support this podcast:
How to promote and market your film using digital media. Learn strategies to increase awareness.
Dec 18, 2018 • 22 min
How To Promote & Market Your Film Using Digital Media (#socialmedia) —- Support this podcast:
Using Video In Your Digital Marketing Strategy to Increase Brand Reach
Dec 9, 2018 • 16 min
‘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. —- Support this podcast:
Top Digital Media Stories - Instagram Stories, Youtube Films, & Influencer Marketing
Nov 25, 2018 • 18 min
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 the biggest influencer marketing…
Digital Trends for 2019
Oct 7, 2018 • 17 min
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 see come to the surface in 2019.…
Inspired By Cardi B, Build Your Business Using Digital Media
Sep 23, 2018 • 13 min
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 time and trolling other peoples pages. —- Support this podcast:
My 10 Year Anniversary of the Italian American Girl Brand
Sep 2, 2018 • 6 min
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 becoming digital and yet sharing more…
Instagram announces IGTV, a standalone app for longer videos- How Will This Benefit Your Brand?
Sep 2, 2018 • 11 min
“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 from people you follow, along with…
Learn About The Future of Voice Search & Sonic Branding
Sep 2, 2018 • 17 min
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 planning your brand’s future in voice and audio, identifying key opportunities to developing a full…
Margaret FONTANA Media - Video
Aug 31, 2018 • 6 min
#Podcast- All About Video In Your Digital Strategy —- Support this podcast: