Have you ever wondered how often your podcast RSS feed gets pinged? It’s a lot more than you think. I was recently tasked with moving the Money Tree Investing Podcast‘s RSS feed away from their WordPress website feed to the one provided by their libsyn account. One of the steps was to create a permanent […]
Do you edit more than a few different podcasts? I manage more than 20 shows – many of which use ID3 tags. This is the process I found that works FASTEST: 1: Use ID3 Editor by PA-Software 2: Save the tag data for each show in a single DropBox folder 3: Load tag data to […]
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’ve reluctantly come to the conclusion that almost half of podcast download stats aren’t telling you the truth about your listeners. This video shows what to look out for and how to engage with your TRUE fans.
Podcasters and musicians know there is a difference between the LAME Encoder utilized by Audacity’s recording software and the Fraunhofer codec used by iTunes. When listening to spoken word recordings, such as a podcast episode, does the audience know the difference? Most will not. After all, they are listening in a noisy car or through […]
It’s quick and easy to schedule a Google Hangout On Air for a future broadcast. Whether you are scheduling a webinar or announcing a live web performance of your podcast, you can be ready to go in minutes. This 2:39 video shows you how How To QUICKLY Schedule A Google Hangout On Air Sign in to […]
Whether preparing to do a webinar or announcing a live performance of your podcast over the internet, you can be ready to go in minutes using Google's free video streaming service, Hangouts On Air. This video will show you in 90 seconds how to schedule a live podcast using Hangouts On Air. At the <01:49> mark, […]
This one trick helped me shave seconds off of my podcasting workflow by tagging MP3s faster with ID3 Editor. Yes, SECONDS! ID3 Editor remembers your past entries for many of the most commonly repeated fields such as Artist, Year, Copyright and Composer. Here is my process for for entering ID3 tags: Open the file with ID3 […]
Everyone wants to feel like they belong to something. Joining fan clubs, church groups, and even recovery organizations are ways people satisfy that desire. In world where people are more connected on Facebook than to their next door neighbors, building community from your podcast has become more important than ever to reach a new audience […]
Even if your show isn’t an interview-only show you can benefit from having guests appear on your show ever few episodes: Someone’s voice other than your own can breath new life into your show A guest can expose your show to their audience with potential of growing your audience Guests provide your show with social […]