Sports Illustrated‘s The MMQB standalone NFL vertical has become quite popular since its 2013 launch, and they’re now promoting MMQB content in other mediums (which seems to fit with new SI group editorial director Chris Stone’s focus on integrating the company’s various properties ). They’ve run MMQB-branded football sections before, but have now done a full MMQB issue of SI, edited by Peter King. That issue hits newsstands Wednesday. They’ve also rolled out three weekly MMQB podcasts. .@theMMQB Podcast w/ @AlbertBreer brings a one-of-a-kind combo of insight, info & attitude on all things #football.… About 12 hours ago from …

Adweek: Millennials Shift to Audio to Build their Personal Brands

The timing couldn’t be better for new grads like Hobert to get in on the podcast craze. Twenty-one percent of Americans age 12 or older say they have listened to a podcast in the past month. That’s a 17 percent increase in the last year and a 75 percent increase since 2013… .@BBGVentures founder, @smlyne, opens up a/b quest to back female visionaries.… #BuiltByGirls About 39 minutes ago from DGitalMedia’s Twitter via Hootsuite .@ThisShowStinks, the radio show that grew up to be the #1 #podcast in @iTunesPodcasts, new all week. #Listen ⬇️ About 2 hours ago from …

Why the Conversational Power of Podcasting Is the Future of Advertising

It’s been fascinating for me to observe how marketers and content creators in the past few years have become obsessed with being a part of “conversations”—conversations between platforms and brands, between brands and consumers. I wonder, what are we talking about when we talk about conversation within the advertising context? .@NFL legend #JohnElway shares insight into off-the-field operations. The MMQB Podcast w/ Peter King #Week1 #NFL About 32 minutes ago from DGitalMedia’s Twitter via Hootsuite .@ufc trainer @raylongomma joins @MattSerraUFC as a special guest host. #UFCUnfiltered About 57 minutes ago from DGitalMedia’s Twitter via Hootsuite .@LarryBrownSMU shares …

AdvertisingAge: More Advertisers Say They Are Buying Into Podcasts

Some 21% of advertiser and agency executives said in a July survey that they already advertise on podcasts, up from 15% last September, Advertiser Perceptions said… .@Broncos GM @johnelway shares insight into building a team. The MMQB Podcast w/ Peter King #NFL #Game1 #kickoff About an hour ago from DGitalMedia’s Twitter via Hootsuite .@RebeccaMinkoff shares how #NYFW has served as a way to showcase #innovation, not just #fashion. #FortuneUnfiltered About 3 hours ago from DGitalMedia’s Twitter via Hootsuite .@TaskRabbit CEO Stacy Brown-Philpot discusses how her company is changing the definition of work. #Recode Decode… About 4 hours …

Peter King And DGital Media Introduce Three NEW MMQB Podcasts

“When DGital Media approached me about doing a podcast series, what was so attractive to me was to have the ability to sit down for real conversations with the biggest names in football…” – Peter King The MMQB Podcast with @peterking available NOW in #iTunes…… About 53 minutes ago from DGitalMedia’s Twitter via Twitter for iPhone .@stipemiocicufc calls in ahead of #UFC203 ???? #UFCUnfiltered… #UFCCleveland #UFC About 2 hours ago from DGitalMedia’s Twitter via Hootsuite .@nyfw starts tomorrow. Before then, listen to Rebecca & Uri #Minkoff share how they continue to make a statement.… About 2 …

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UFC Unfiltered Over 1 Million Downloads

Congratulations to Jim Norton, Matt Serra and UFC Team on reaching 1 million downloads. After just 6 weeks, the show has been well received by critics and fans everywhere. The show goes live every Tuesday and Thursday!

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