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Should You Publish Your Podcasts on YouTube? Yes, You Should…

By | March 28th, 2017|Categories: Marketing, Videos|

There’s much debate on whether you should even bother publishing your podcasts on YouTube. Some say, it’s a waste of time. It doesn’t get that much traction anyway. But why is having your podcasts on YouTube important? Simply because of the hosting, SEO and search benefits that [...]

A Guide to Using Social Media to Promote Your Podcast

By | March 21st, 2017|Categories: Marketing|

Almost everyone has at least one social media account. Thus, it's a big no-no not use social media to promote your podcast. What can you do to make sure that social media is a big part of your podcast promotion? Here are some pointers: Promote your [...]

Frequently Asked Questions About Using Legal Music in Your Podcast

By | March 13th, 2017|Categories: Business, Creative|

Today, let's talk about using legal music in your podcast. The legal stuff might sound boring, but knowing about this aspect of podcasting is important to keep you out of any legal trouble. Let me start by saying that the following discussion only covers U.S. laws. [...]

Essential Ingredients Every Podcast Website Needs

By | March 5th, 2017|Categories: How-tos, Marketing|Tags: , |

The first question is, does your podcast NEED a website? The short answer is no. Of course your podcast can survive without a website, but why limit the reach of your podcast by not having a website? A podcast website makes your episodes more searchable via [...]

Podcasters Need to Care About Transcripts

By | March 1st, 2017|Categories: Business, Marketing|

Podcast transcripts are text versions of your audio or video podcasts. There is a notion that podcasters should only be focused on audio content. Why should podcasters care about text in the form of podcast transcripts and podcast show notes? A one-hour podcast can take 3-5 hours of typing to be [...]

Want to Pitch Yourself as a Podcast Guest? Here’s How to Do It

By | February 22nd, 2017|Categories: How-tos, Marketing|

One of the most effective ways to promote your podcast, or actually, any product or service you’re offering, is to pitch yourself as a podcast guest. As a result of making guest appearances on other people's podcasts, preferably in the same niche as yours, you can [...]

Tips You Need to Learn When Booking Guests For Your Podcast

By | February 15th, 2017|Categories: Business, How-tos|

If for example, you opt to choose an interview-style podcast as your podcast show format, how do you reach out to potential guests? Here are some tips when booking guests for your podcast. 1. Intrigue your potential guest. Make the most out of your email’s subject line. [...]

Top Podcasting Pet Peeves (And How to Avoid Them)

By | February 8th, 2017|Categories: Editing, How-tos, Recording|

When we listen to a podcast, there are certain things that just get under our skin and bother us. In this article, we share the most common podcasting pet peeves and how to fix these mistakes. Long intros and intro songs This one absolutely tops the [...]

Learn How to Choose a Domain Name for Your Podcast the Right Way

By | February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Business, Marketing|

Let’s not start with the wrong premise that you cannot have a podcast without your own domain name. Of course you can! However, let’s remember that having your own domain name for your website is one of the most effective ways to brand your podcast. What is a few [...]

Podcasting On The Go: Tips & Tricks to Podcast Anywhere and Everywhere

By | January 27th, 2017|Categories: How-tos, Recording|

Just because you're no longer within the confines of your home or your recording studio doesn't mean that you can no longer podcast. You can never tell when opportunities will arise. As a podcaster, there are times when you would have to resort to podcasting on [...]

How to Build an Email List with Your Podcast

By | January 25th, 2017|Categories: Marketing|

Once your podcast is up, you need to figure out a way to engage with your audience more. You need to know how you can build your relationship with them further. Undeniably, one of the best ways to do this is to build an email list [...]

How to Reduce Breathing Noises in Podcast Recordings

By | January 23rd, 2017|Categories: Editing, Recording|

Podcasts often suffer from the problem of breathing noises, which listeners can easily hear. As a podcaster, this can be frustrating since you want to deliver high-quality audio to your audience. What should you do to reduce breathing noises in podcast recordings? Here are some tips you [...]