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Daily answers to your podcasting questions with your host, Addy Saucedo. The perfect show to quickly learn the basics, intermediate, and advanced audio podcasting knowledge. DM me @podcastplanner if you read this section.

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How Do Podcasters Make Money?

December 1st, 2019

8:39

You don't have to podcast for free if you don't want to. There are many monetization models for podcasters, and you can have more than one. Learn the nine common ways podcasters are monetizing today by listening to this …

Is It Okay to Take a Break from Podcasting?

November 29th, 2019

6:14

There are many different reasons why podcasters may need to take a break from publishing new episodes- burn out, emergency, lifestyle change, or serialized content. Regardless of the reason, I share a couple of things …

How Do I Know If My Podcast Is Doing Good?

November 28th, 2019

6:39

Download numbers are not the best and only way to measure the success of your podcast. Learn what the growth indicators are and an exercise to start implementing and tracking the growth of your show by hitting play on …

How Do I Guest on Other Podcasts?

November 28th, 2019

6:06

Guesting on other podcasts is a great way to grow your podcast and gain authority within your niche. You'll have to be strategic about what shows you want to get on and how to properly pitch yourself to hosts. Listen …

How Do I Grow My Podcast?

November 27th, 2019

8:31

There is no audience shortage for your podcast. Learn the eight ways you can grow and promote your show by hitting play on this episode. 

 

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How Do I Encourage Audience Engagement?

November 26th, 2019

7:29

You never really know who's listening to your show. Engaging with your audience is a fun experience as they become part of it. Learn 5 ways you can …

Does My Podcast Need Its Own Social Media Accounts?

November 25th, 2019

3:23

Social media is a great way to engage your listeners and promote your podcast. Without a doubt, you must secure the social media accounts for your show, but you'll have to determine how you use them. Listen to this …

How Many Episodes Do I Launch My Podcast With?

November 23rd, 2019

4:36

The best launch strategy for your podcast is what is best for you and the expectations of your show post-launch. There are vital elements to consider, and I share my recommendation for launching a podcast. Listen now!

 

How Many Subscribers Does My Podcast Have?

November 23rd, 2019

5:31

You're not alone when you can't find out how many subscribers your podcast has. In this episode you'll learn why podcasting is different than social media channels and YouTube when it comes the subscriber information.

What Is Branding for Podcasts?

November 22nd, 2019

7:32

Mostly thought of as a visual aspect of a product or service, branding for podcasts is something more. The podcast artwork is just a fraction of branding for a podcast, listen to this episode to learn more, and start …

Do I Need a Website for My Podcast?

November 20th, 2019

7:45

It's not enough to have an RSS feed and your show in all the podcast apps. Having a website for your podcast is a crucial fundamental, and you'll …

How Do I Improve My Audio?

November 19th, 2019

8:46

It's the little things that make all the difference. In this episode, I share four simple tips to help you improve your audio for an enjoyable experience. Editing is not one of them (be sure to listen to my previous …

How Do I Find and Invite Guest for My Podcast?

November 18th, 2019

5:14

Guest enrich the topic for discussion or story you're aiming to share with your audience. Writing long emails or direct messages trying to convince someone is not going to get you far. If you're just getting started and …

What Is the Best Program to Edit Audio?

November 17th, 2019

3:27

Choosing an audio editor depends on the needs of your content, workflow, and team. While there are many editors to choose from, I break the list down by levels of entry, workflows, and tried and true editors that have …

Are Episode Notes Necessary?

November 17th, 2019

9:59

Episode notes can help all podcasts. Knowing what kind of episode notes to produce is what podcast creators need to consider. SEO is not the only focus of this episode; listen to this episode to learn about the five …

What Is Working for Podcasters Right Now?

November 15th, 2019

5:03

SEO wasn't brought up, and neither were ratings and reviews. Discover the top 4 ways podcasters are growing and having a successful show by listening …

Where Do I Find Music for Podcasts?

November 14th, 2019

4:58

Music is a great way to set the tone of your podcast. It can help reflect your personality and the content when no one is talking. Before you start playing any music on your podcast, you’ll want to hit play on this …

What Is the Easiest Way to Record My Guest Online?

November 13th, 2019

5:23

Having guests on your show is exciting, and the process of recording them should be too. It should be easy, at least. Discover how you can easily …

What Is the Best Microphone for Podcasting?

November 12th, 2019

19:38

Great audio quality is a  must in podcasting if you want to see success, at any level. It starts with understanding your recording environment and using a microphone that is best for your needs. Listen in on this …

What Is the Best Podcast Hosting Platform?

November 11th, 2019

5:24

If you're ready to launch your podcast, you'll need a podcast hosting platform to do it right. I highlight what's truly important to all podcast …

How Long Does It Take for My Podcast to Get Approved?

November 10th, 2019

5:54

Each podcast directory has their own approval process and timeframes. I breakdown the podcast apps into timeframe categories along with more …

Do I Need to Edit My Audio?

November 9th, 2019

3:49

It's tempting to record and publish your episodes on a whim, mainly when you can do it right from your phone. But should you do it? If you want to …

Are Podcast Trailers Important?

November 8th, 2019

5:46

Successful podcasters have a trailer for their show. Learn why and the elements that make for a trailer that converts a sampler to a subscriber.

Is It Too Late To Start a Podcast?

November 7th, 2019

4:38

Podcasts have been around for about 15 years. It may feel like everyone is podcasting. Find out if there’s still room for one more podcast (your …

Do Ratings and Reviews Help My Podcast?

November 6th, 2019

4:19

Learn how much impact the popular request for ratings and reviews has on a podcast before you start saying it on your own show. I take a short trip …

I Hate My Voice and Don’t Have Experience, Can I Still Podcast?

November 5th, 2019

3:10

Have no fear if this episode title resonates with you. Learn about the number one tip that helps all podcasters move past these feelings and along with some truth talk. I also encourage you to check out my social …

Do I Need Headphones When Podcasting?

November 4th, 2019

2:40

Headphones are not fashion accessories for podcasters (okay, maybe for some). Learn the importance behind headphones (or earbuds) for recording your podcast. This episode will also save you a lot of time from behind the …

Can I Use Swear Words In My Podcast?

November 3rd, 2019

4:25

Yes, but not so fast. There are some rules you'll need to follow and consider a few things to prevent your show from getting rejected or delisted. …

How Do I Upload My Show to Apple Podcast and Other Podcast Directories?

November 2nd, 2019

8:23

You can't just upload your podcast to Apple Podcast. Learn the essential yet straightforward process for submitting your show to all the podcast …

How Long Should My Episodes Be?

November 1st, 2019

4:06

The best length for your episodes is not about time. Listen to this episode to learn three aspects to consider when determining how long your podcast …

Hear Me Out

October 30th, 2019

2:36

Welcome to PodAnswers!

I, Addy Saucedo, have a special message for you in this episode. Hear me out and then subscribe to the show. I'm looking …

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