FIR Podcast #137: Do Sentences Need Their Space(s)?

Posted on May 14, 2018 6:59 am by | For Immediate Release

For Immediate Release

Cross-posted from the FIR Podcast Network.

Should you be adding one or two spaces after a period in a paragraph? The forces aligned behind each approach have been vocal in their beliefs. One side got a boost from new research, but are we buying it? Listen to Shel and guest Terry Fallis discuss the controversy. Also in this week’s episode:

  • Vine 2 is on hold indefinitely
  • Klout is being consigned to the dust heap of social media history
  • The Vitamin Shoppe has set up Instagram accounts for each of its 800 stores
  • Carnival Cruise has (gasp!) responded well to a crisis
  • Richard Edelman adds fuel to his argument that PR should be the new source of truth
  • A study shows communicators continue to struggle with social visual communication
  • There has been a lot of voice tech news, summarized for you in this episode
  • Dan York looks at the imminent start of Europe’s General Data Protection Rules (GDPR), including WordPress 4.9.6 with GDPR compliance tools

Special thanks to Jay Moonah for the opening and closing music.

You can find the stories from which FIR content is selected at Shel’s Link Blog.

About our guest

Terry FallisTerry Fallis, A thirty-year veteran of the communications agency world, Terry co-founded Thornley Fallis in 1995 and co-created Inside PR, one of the first public relations podcasts, in April 2006. A two-time winner of the Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour, Terry is the award-winning author of six national bestsellers, including his latest novel, One Brother Shy, all published by McClelland & Stewart.


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