The Social Hour

Social web addicts Sarah Lane and Amber MacArthur have teamed up to create "The Social Hour," your source for the best social tools, news, and fascinating folks building the next generation of the Internet.

Contact The Social Hour at or 2626-SOCIAL (262-676-2425).

Records live every Thursday at 12:00pm PT / 3:00pm ET.

February 13, 2014
#149: Secret Hoaxes,, BloKO

Amber & Sarah chat small biz social marketing, Facebook narcissism, hoax mania on Secret, events with, Virgin America's new social network, & more!

February 6, 2014
#148: Facebook's Look Back, Secret app, ProFlowers

Amber & Sarah on the pros and cons of a Facebook Look Back, the Secret app is an anonymous nightmare, ProFlowers app helps you send quick gifts, the big business of fake social clicks, & more!

January 30, 2014
#147: Rocketrip, Facebook's Paper, Staance

Amber & Sarah chat about Twitter and CNN's partnership, Facebook's news app Paper, Staance for social "stances", Pinterest GIF use, & more!

January 23, 2014
#146: Pinterest Recipes, Facebook Infections, Desktop Snapchat

Amber & Sarah chat about Pinterest's new search engine for recipes, if Facebook is doomed to lose 80% of its users, Flying app for flight travel enthusiasts, Snapchat sending via Mac app, & more!

January 16, 2014
#145: MyCoop, Quit Your Job, YouTube Comment Overhaul

Amber & Sarah chat about Tumblr people tagging, the Snapchat "privacy phenomenon", Tuxedo Kittie, a social network for apartment dwellers, the Quit Your Job app, & more!

January 9, 2014
#144: HipChat, Hisy for #selfies, Jelly!

Amber & Sarah chat about Jelly for crowdsourced answers, HipChat for team communication, Hisy for remote selfies, Google's ferry, Confide for secret correspondence, & more!

January 3, 2014
#143: Tracking Snow Plows, Sharks, and Social Weather!

Amber & Sarah talk about tracking snow plows in NYC, why social media marketers need to follow the weather, and sharks on Twitter!