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Podcast Pontifications

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Podcasting needs to be made better, not just easier. Because after 15 years, less than a quarter of the population listen to podcasts regularly. While new business models, discovery apps, and content curators will evolve, much of the responsibility --and work-- falls on us, the working podcaster. Th… read more

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How To Be A Not-So-Pushy Podcast Pusher [Episode 208]

Today the focus in on you as an advocate for podcasting made better, spreading the good news of better podcasts to friends, co-workers, and people you meet in the course of your day. But not in a pushy or self-promotional sort of way.

When someone asks you about the podcasts you listen to, they’re really asking you for a recommendation. And if that person isn’t already into podcasting, you really should make a recommendation to hook them for life, rather than trying to just get more listener to your show. 

Trouble is: it’s hard to remember “noobie friendly” shows. So I’ve a simple recommendation: use a secondary podcast listening app and subscribe to shows that are IHNIs. Now you’ll never be at a loss when it comes to a solid recommendation.

I go into much more details in the episode itself and have also created a totally re-written in-depth article based on the audio of the episode if you’d care to share it with someone:  http://podcastpontifications.libsyn.com/how-to-be-a-not-so-pushy-podcast-pusher

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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