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Archived ReadyTalk Webinars

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Start Time:
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 7:00:pm EST
Category: Marketing
Shawn Collins

An overview of affiliate marketing and how you can benefit either from the affiliate side (selling the products or services of a company online) or the merchant side (managing a performance based sales force). Affiliate marketing guru Shawn Collins will cover the history, terms, vendors and opportunities in this industry.

Speaker Bio

Shawn Collins is CEO of Shawn Collins Consulting, an affiliate program management agency; and co-founder of the Affiliate Summit conference. He authored the book Successful Affiliate Marketing for Merchants and publishes the annual AffStat affiliate marketing benchmark reports.

Start Time:
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 6:00:pm EDT
Category: Marketing
Kris Smith

Whether you've been tapped by your organization to become the podcasting expert or you simply want to learn more about podcasting this webinar is a good fit. Kris Smith will bring his insider's view of podcasting from the beginning of this exciting medium straight through to today and into the future. We'll discuss podcasting's history, tools, music, theme, content creation, copyright and other tips that can help you hit the ground running as a producer.

Speaker Bio

Kris Smith is Founder and CEO of Palegroove.com. On February 17, 2005, Kris opened Palegroove Studios, the first podcast production company. Since then Palegroove Studios has consulted and produced podcasts for many clients including MTV Networks, NASCAR racing teams and NFL Players. Smith has also authored articles for podcasting websites, been interviewed and highlighted by numerous media on the topic like The New York Times, NBC, FOX and Detroit Free Press.

He launched his own podcast series, Croncast, on November 8, 2004. The show stands out for its high quality production, consistency, storytelling and an extremely talented co-host, Betsy Smith. Together they have logged over 275 episodes of Croncast with a total runtime nearing 140 hours.

A seasoned tech professional, Kris is a multimedia designer with an impressive technology career that spans web development, DVD authoring, CD-ROM production, audio production and graphic design.

Start Time:
Wednesday, October 04, 2006 6:00:pm EDT
Category: Marketing
James Clark

Blogging, Podcasting, RSS Feeds, Social Media, Word of Mouth, Viral Campaigns, Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click....all tools in the online conversation. James Clark from Room 214 discusses online marketing strategies to enter and capture the conversation.

Speaker Bio

James Clark has over 10 years' experience creating, managing and implementing successful communications campaigns for consumer product and high-tech companies. As president and COO of Metzger Associates, James grew the company to become the Rocky Mountain Region's largest public relations and investor relations firm while being recognized and listed on the Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Companies and The Best Places to Work.

James serves on the communications steering committee for the Colorado March of Dimes, and is the communications chair for the Colorado Chapter of Young Entrepreneurs Organization in which he is also a member. He graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelors Degree in technical journalism. He is happily married with two children and one Australian Shepherd.