PodChatLive is the once weekly livestream for the regular training of Podiatry practitioners along with other health professionals that could get involved in many of the subject areas that it. The stream is broadcast live on Facebook after which is later on published to YouTube to get it available to more and more people. Every single live edition includes a different person or range of guests to talk about a unique area each time. Queries have been answered live by the hosts and experts during the livestream on Facebook. There's even a PodCast version of every single episode on iTunes as well as Spotify and the other common podcast platforms. They have got a large following and that is growing. PodChatLive is considered as one way by which podiatrists might get free continuing improvement points which is a requirement in quite a few countries.
One of the themes which the show covered has been social video marketing for podiatrists. Online video marketing or promoting oneself and your practice through videos is starting to become a hot topic and so many people are doing it. Podiatry practitioners are becoming involved in video promoting. The livestream of PodChatlive that talked about this subject had 3 expert podiatry practitioners who are making good use of video marketing. In that livestream the hosts were joined by Dave James, The Foot and Leg Magician coming from the UK, Melissa Zacharia coming from Pod Fit Podiatry in Adelaide, Australia and Jonathan Tomines, The Toe Bro from Torontoin Canada. They presented their ideas and experiences on generating Podiatry videos to advertise the profession. These podiatrists talked about a number of the primary barriers and concerns many people have before you start to produce videos and also the likely benefits to both the individual and to the podiatry profession of making videos. Additionally they outlined how to do them and the gear necessary and where to go to find creativity for producing making videos and the way do contend with negative comments.