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Podcast Pontifications

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Where plenty of podcasts about podcasting (PAPs) tell you what to do, Podcast Pontifications what to think about in podcasting. These daily, insightful forward-looking episodes have one central tenet: Podcasting needs to be made better, not just easier.Designed for the working podcaster, these short… read more

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Convincing Your Contacts To Listen To Your Podcast [Episode 192]

Turning to your contacts and other communication channels are some of the best ways to grow your podcast’s audience. However, it’s not as easy as that. In this episode, you’ll learn these harsh facts:

  • 75% of the people you actively engage with in various communication channels don’t have the podcast habit.
  • Less than 10% of the people in your contact list will bother to check out your podcast.

But it’s not all doom-and-gloom. The trick is a two-parter:

  1. Make your contacts feel special
  2. Don’t pollute their chosen channel


If you can do those things -- and yes, I will give you specific examples of what I mean -- you can not only increase your odds of turning a contact into a listener. But you’re actively working to make podcasting better.

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A text-based and totally-re-written-for-reading version of this episode can be found at: https://podcastpontifications.com/episode/convincing-your-contacts-to-listen-to-your-podcast

Podcast Pontifications is published by Evo Terra four times a week and is aimed at the working podcaster. The purpose of this show is to make podcasting better, not just easier.

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This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis:

Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy
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