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I host a social media strategy podcast called Don’t Call Me a Guru! I’ve got a few other ideas for podcasting too so if those ever come to fruition, they will be found on this page! If you like my podcast, please give it a good rating on whichever pod app you use. Thanks for listening! 

Don't Call Me a Guru Social Media Podcast

Don’t Call Me a Guru is a monthly podcast about social media strategy, from a social media strategist, featuring social media people. The podcast originally started October 2016 with two co-hosts, Tyler Jack Butler and Linda Hoang, and as of November 2018, shifted to a single host (Linda).

Take a listen to previous podcast episodes below, and/or subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or Google Play!

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Podcast Credits:

  • Doug Hoyer (@doughoyerDougHoyer.Bandcamp.com) – created the Don’t Call Me a Guru music
  • Rory Lee (@rorzleRoryLeeDesign.com) – designer of the Don’t Call Me a Guru logo
  • Matt Matyszczuk (@92mattfamLinkedIn) – producer of the Don’t Call Me a Guru podcast
  • Tyler Jack Butler (@tylerjackbutler) – original co-founder of the Don’t Call Me a Guru podcast
  • Linda Hoang (@lindork) – host of the Don’t Call Me a Guru podcast
  • NAIT Radio and Television Broadcasting Studios – podcast studio location

Don’t Call Me a Guru is a member of the Alberta Podcast Network powered by ATB

Podcast Episodes:

Episode 25

Paula Simons and Linda Hoang

In Ep. 25, guest Paula Simons joins Linda to share insights about using social media in journalism and politics and how her experience can be applied to your work.

Released: April 2019

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Episode 24

Brittney Le Blanc Linda Hoang Social Media

In Ep. 24, guest Brittney Le Blanc joins Linda to discuss using social media to build personal brand and community, influencer marketing and more.  

Released: March 2019

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Episode 23

Tyler Jack Butler and Linda Hoang

In Ep. 23, former co-host Tyler Jack Butler returns to chat strategies and lessons learned from the March 2019 iMEDIA social media / digital marketing conference.

Released: March 2019

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Episode 22

Tracey Jazmin and Linda Hoang

In Ep. 22, Tracey Jazmin shares Instagram insights and discusses branding / lifestyle photography, a service an increasing number of influencers are requesting.

Released: January 2019

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Episode 21

Alex Hryciw and Linda Hoang

In Ep. 21, we learn what it’s like managing social media for the mayor with guest Alex Hryciw, Communications Advisor for the Office of the Mayor & Mayor Don Iveson.

Released: December 2018

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Episode 20

Royal Alberta Museum Social Media

In Ep. 20, learn about the social media strategy and execution leading up to and during the opening of the #newRAM—Royal Alberta Museum—western Canada’s newest and largest museum.

Released: November 2018

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Episode 19

In Ep. 19, Tyler and Linda reflect on the past, present and future of Don’t Call Me A Guru as Tyler moves on from the podcast. 

Released: October 2018

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Episode 18

Tyler Jack Butler and Linda Hoang

In Ep. 18, Linda and Tyler go through their highlights from SocialWest 2018 while driving home on the QEII.

Released: June 2018

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Episode 17

Don't Call Me a Guru Social Media Podcast

In Ep. 17, Tyler and Linda discuss a secret wedding, a cat festival, HQ trivia, Instagram Stories, and, of course, the latest social media news.

Released: June 2018

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Episode 16

Teens and Social Media

In Ep. 16, Linda and Tyler welcome back cousins Catie (Age 17) and Meghan (Age 13) to see what’s changed in the teenage social media space and how marketers can effectively engage that group.

Released: April 2018

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Episode 15

iMEDIA Social Media Conference

In Ep.15, Linda and Tyler come at you LIVE from iMEDIA 2018, where they chat with keynotes Tyler Lessard and Yang Han about the future of marketing, bias in the tech industry and more.

Released: March 2018

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Episode 14

Don't Call Me a Guru Social Media Podcast

In Ep. 14, Linda and Tyler tee up 2018 social media marketing trends and discuss whether followers trust influencer marketing, should your brand be on YouTube and more!

Released: January 2018

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Episode 13

Don't Call Me a Guru Social Media Podcast

In Ep. 13, Linda and Tyler discuss 280 character tweets, Facebook and Instagram Stories, how to convince your clients that follower count doesn’t matter, and more!

Released: November 2017

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Episode 12

Don't Call Me a Guru Social Media Podcast

In Ep. 12, Linda and Tyler share their approach for starting new social media jobs or working with new social media clients and more!

Released: October 2017

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Episode 11

Ryan Frankson Edmonton Oilers

In Ep .11, Linda and Tyler sit down with Ryan Frankson, Director of Social Media with the Edmonton Oilers, to discuss what it’s like to plan and execute social media for an NHL hockey team.

Released: September 2017

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Episode 10

Tyler Jack Butler Social Media Podcast

In Ep. 10, Linda and Tyler discuss what social media managers should share when there’s nothing to share, plus new Instagram Stories features, Facebook Group changes and more!

Released: August 2017

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Episode 9

Don't Call Me a Guru Social Media Podcast

In Ep. 9, Linda and Tyler catch up on changes to Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat discuss how they’ll be integrating those changes into their strategies.

Released: July 2017

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Episode 8

In Ep. 8, Linda and Tyler chat about managing social media use and the role social media marketers play in the rise in social media addiction with Deepika Mittra, a therapist, stress expert and self-care advocate.

Released: May 2017

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Episode 7

Tyler Jack Butler Social Media Podcast

In Ep. 7, Linda and Tyler discuss ALL the social media Stories – Snapchat Stories, Facebook Stories, Instagram Stories, Messenger Stories!

Released: April 2017

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Episode 6

Tyler Jack Butler and Linda Hoang

In Ep. 6, Linda and Tyler interview Jennifer Hollett, head of news and government for Twitter Canada. They chat about the state of Twitter, and ask the question on every marketer’s mind: is Twitter dead?

Released: April 2017

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Episode 5

Don't Call Me a Guru Social Media Podcast

In Ep. 5, Linda and Tyler discuss the next big trend on social media: livestreaming. Find out what makes a great live video experience and learn what you need to know to get started.

Released: February 2017

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Episode 4

Tyler Jack Butler and Linda Hoang

In Ep. 4, Linda and Tyler chat with Linda’s teenage cousins about how the kids are using social media. Get ready to feel old.

Released: February 2017

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Episode 3

Dave Cournoyer Social Media

In Ep. 3, Linda and Tyler talk year-end social media highlights and upcoming trends. We also chat with leading, local political blogger Dave Cournoyer of daveberta.ca about a range of social media and politics topics.

Released: January 2017

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Episode 2

Devin Komarniski Bissell Centre Social Media

In Ep. 2, Linda and Tyler discuss social media in the non-profit sector with Devin Komarniski, Marketing and Communications Manager at the Bissell Centre.

Released: December 2016

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Episode 1

Tyler Jack Butler Social Media

In Ep. 1, social media strategists Tyler and Linda introduce themselves, their views on social, and discuss the latest news in the world of social media. They also say “um” a lot. They’re pretty new at this whole podcast thing.

Released: October 2016

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