The reason you don’t want to use your website’s RSS feed for a podcast is simple: If the site goes down – so does your RSS feed. No access to your website means no new episodes get released and eventually Apple Podcasts will remove you from iTunes due to abandonment
How to get a podcast listed in iTunes and the top 10 directories like iTunes (now called Apple Podcasts), Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play and See More…
Your Podcast Editor could be your Content Editor, but they really shouldn’t. After all, that’s not why you hired them.
Here are 3 helpful ways to help your Podcast Editor improve your content for the benefit of your listener.
Your podcast is like a magazine. You want to get it out to the different locations so consumers can get it every time you hit “Publish”. How do you set up agreements with all the different places where people might look for your show? Magazines are shipped to book stores, grocery stores, pharmacies, the dentist’s […]
Episode titles are VERY important for getting people to click PLAY on your podcast.
Don’t clutter your episode title with non-essential information. Here are my suggestions for getting the most out of your podcast episode titles.
I just returned from my local Podcast MeetUp Group and we talked about various podcast monetization models. During the discussion, a new member pitched his idea for a new show and it brought a new form of monetization to light. Read on for more Here are the 5 Monetization Models for podcasters: 1. Ads […]
Ratings and Reviews in iTunes are not the same. This causes podcast hosts to believe they have more iTunes Reviews than they actually do. Jason Hartman of the Creating Wealth Show was under the impression that he had 94 Reviews – but he was looking at his Ratings. He actually had 59 reviews. OUCH! […]
Each category in the Podcast section of iTunes has sub-categories. For instance: Pat Flynn’s Smart Passive Income is in the Business/Marketing & Management category The Dave Ramsey Show is in the Business/Investing category Entrepreneur On Fire is in the Business/Careers category There is no shortcut to the sub-categories within the main categories of iTunes Podcast […]
UPDATE: Podertainment Magazine is no longer releasing new issues as of June 2017. Podertainment Magazine was first released by owner and founder Gary Leland on February 28, 2014. It featured an exclusive interview with Cliff Ravenscraft and guest article by Cynthia Sanchez. As of July 2014, I am now the Editor of Podertainment Magazine. It […]
If you are like me, you’ve released a podcast episode and found out later something was wrong with it. Recently, I had someone take over my podcast as an April Fools Day joke. It was hilarious for the first week, but after the “holiday” passed, I felt it important to prepend the episode with a […]