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Podcasting Tips From The Front Porch

73 EpisodesProduced by Troy PriceWebsite

Troy shares real-life podcasting tips and tricks as he runs Front Porch Recording Studios in Berea, Ky.

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Snap Camera Awesomeness

December 14th, 2021


Use the Snap Camera App to drive traffic to your physical studio or your online streaming with the hacks discussed in this episode! Email for more details.

Holiday Music Edition

December 1st, 2021


Royalty Free Music Tips and some Holiday Cheer!

What Are You Worth?

November 22nd, 2021


Your worth, as it applies to waiting and selling is discussed. Tell someone about the show!

Bonus Episode

November 16th, 2021


Want to sound more confident? Listen to today's tip...

Advertisement Recommendations

November 11th, 2021


Cutting edge advertisement recommendations from a new project Troy is working on...

Journalism Tips

November 3rd, 2021


Journalism can teach podcasters how to compose their episodes, titles and shownotes. Listen to learn more! Email with your podcasting questions.

A cool feature and something funny

October 27th, 2021

6:15 has an awesome feature that can save a recorded interview. Listen to find out more. Also, I offer a tip based upon a recent stupid mistake. 

Its Go Bag Time!!!

October 17th, 2021


What is your next most important item of podcast equipment? Your Go Bag. Learn what is in Troy's Go Bag on this episode.

How To Use Clubhouse

October 5th, 2021


Two quick tips on how to use Clubhouse to both get new podcast listeners and deepen engagement.

What To Do Before Going On Another Show

September 27th, 2021


Are you getting ready to appear on another Podcast? Make sure to do this first...

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Post Production Sequencing

September 14th, 2021


If you are not getting the results you want in post production, thing about sequencing the tasks your software offers. Also, Troy shares a special …

TOS Trumps A Friendly Email

August 31st, 2021


Troy shares two ways to handle spammy podcast related emails and shares a failure (almost) he had...

A Rant About Stats

August 22nd, 2021


Troy shares a rant about how stats are meaningless unless they reach a certain number...

Patreon Best Practices

August 15th, 2021


Troy shares patreon best practices from 5 podcasts he follows. Check out Matt and Mattingly's Ice Cream Social, Your Brain On Facts, The 13th Floor,

Podcast Host Recommendation

August 9th, 2021


If your media host is not talking about their updates, you should be looking for a new host! Also, email and share WHY you …

Descript, Headliner, and Canva

August 1st, 2021


Troy talks about three advances in technology that make a podcaster’s life easier. This about using Descript, Headliner, and Canva. Email Troy at

Upgrade To An Old Cellphone And Your Evergreen Content

September 22nd, 2020


Troy shares something he discovered about his old cell phone and then shares some thoughts on fully producing an evergreen podcast episode. Share …

Guerrilla Podcast Marketing

August 30th, 2020


Troy was invited to share his Top Ten Guerrilla Podcast Marketing Tips at the recent Columbus (Ohio) Podcaster's Meetup. We recorded it and are …

Podfest Global Summit Presentation

August 23rd, 2020


On this special episode Troy shares his presentation at the recent Podfest Global Summit. Feel free to email Troy with any questions that this presentation raises.

I Changed My Mind...

July 24th, 2020


Troy shares two exciting announcements at the beginning of the episode and then shares thoughts on why he is going to script out future episodes.

Feel free to email Troy at

'Normal' Isn't Good Enough

June 28th, 2020


Troy shares a recent article he wrote for the Podcast Business Journal and the birds chirp and the bells chime in the background.

Reach out to Troy at

Send The Email!

June 14th, 2020


Experience the best part of a Podcasting event without attending the conference or paying a registration fee. Send one more email to to enter our latest contest!

How To Do Live Video

June 7th, 2020


Zoom and Facebook have recently improved their services and offer a few ways that podcasters can connect with their 'True Fans'. Listen to hear Troy's recommendations. Let Troy know if you put these tips into practice …

Reformat Now!

May 19th, 2020


Think about tweaking your show's format or expand the topics you cover right now! Let Troy know what changes you make over at

Be An Outlier

May 16th, 2020


Three words: Be An Outlier. Learn more at

And send me an email at

Part-Time Podcasting Kudos

May 8th, 2020


Troy shares an article he wrote for Podcast Business Journal from one year ago. It has to do with his new view of Part-Time Podcasters. What do you think? Email Troy at with your thoughts...

Two Innovative Uses Of Zoom

May 1st, 2020


Do you want to use Zoom to increase engagement with your audience? Troy shares two ways you can use Zoom to easily share videos. Do you have any Zoom tips? Share them with Troy at

Podcast Recap

April 22nd, 2020


On this episode I prematurely celebrate the podcast's 50th episode. In addition to talking about the intentions for the podcast, I share three themes that persisted in the previous episodes. Have you liked the show? Let …


April 18th, 2020


Do you want to connect a USB microphone to an iPhone? Troy tells you how! Email to connect.

Random Topic

April 9th, 2020


Need a topic for your podcast episode? Consider the Random Question Generator website. Have you had success with this valuable tool? If so, email me …

Remote Recording Tips

April 3rd, 2020


If you want a guest to join your show but you cannot be in the studio, listen to this episode. Troy discusses the applications you should use and …

Don't Be A Podcasting Drop Out

March 30th, 2020


Starting a new podcast? Troy shares three tips that will make you less likely to be a podcasting drop out. Have any tips? Please email and start a conversation.

Double Your Productivity!

March 23rd, 2020


During this difficult time, consider doubling your productivity. Also, Troy gives a personal update on how he is handling the current crisis. Do you …

Cover Art Tips

March 19th, 2020


Tips from Podfest about your show's cover art. Email with your cover art tips.

Let People Contact You

March 13th, 2020


Little compares to when people reach out to you about your podcast. Do you agree? Email me at and let me know. 

Targeted Promotion

March 2nd, 2020


Troy talks about his promotional plan for an upcoming conference  and shares how he plans to use a different method to promote the show. Did the birds in this recording get on your nerves? Let Troy know at

Quick Note...

February 9th, 2020


I will be offline for a few weeks. If you need anything, email me at!


See you at Podfest!!!

Lessons From Vegas

January 30th, 2020


Have you been to Las Vegas? Many of the lessons you learn during a Vegas trip can apply to podcasting.Reach out to Troy at!

My Story

January 24th, 2020


13 years of podcasting summarized in 13 minutes? Yes, Please! Go like Front Porch Studios over on Facebook!

Do As I Say And As I Do

January 17th, 2020


Any meeting with Molly Ruland from Heartcast Media is inspirational. My recent meeting with her resulted in this week's tip. Listen to find out why …

My Intentions - It Gets Better

January 5th, 2020


This is a great time of year to share your intentions with your audience. Set a goal and let those who will listen know where you would like to take …

The Perfect Call To Action During Interviews

December 30th, 2019


Troy shares when you should ask for your guest's contact information and how to handle your own final call to action. Now you tell someone about this …

Libsyn's Podcast Pages

December 27th, 2019


Troy shares his recent achievements using Libsyn's podcast pages.

A Recap and Sharing Tip

December 23rd, 2019


Troy recaps the purpose of this show and shares a tip about using a website for sharing your episode. Do email me any podcasting question you may have at

Persistence Pays

December 18th, 2019


Troy shares good news that resulted from his persistence!

The Failed Art of Redirecting.

December 14th, 2019


Troy talks about the woes of trying to redirect his podcast feed through Podcasts Connect. Feel free to email and offer support.

Small Scale Reciprocity

December 14th, 2019


Think about how you can use the Law of Reciprocity in your face-to-face interactions.

I'm Back

December 14th, 2019


After a brief delay, the show returns in its full glory with a tip from the chairman of the board...

Test, Test, Test

December 14th, 2019


Troy shares what should you do before you go live with new equipment?

The Rain Will Come

December 14th, 2019


Troy shares what to do when the emotional rains come. Email if you have any tips.

You Are Not Alone!

December 14th, 2019


Troy offers support and resources to help you feel part of a community. Email Troy at if you need to talk...

Grab This One Thing From The Kitchen...

December 14th, 2019


Troy shares a simple tip if you are using a tabletop mic stand. Email your tips to

Give It Six Months

December 14th, 2019


Troy suggests how long you should give a podcast before you consider making tweaks. Troy also asks a favor...

To Blog Or Not To Blog

December 14th, 2019


Troy shares alternatives to blogging for the podcaster. Email with your thoughts.

Keep Up The Good Work

December 14th, 2019


Troy encourages you to keep up your good work and shares a story of support. Send Troy your stories of support at!

Buying Cool Stuff Is Not Enough...

December 14th, 2019


Troy encourages you to consider how long it takes to learn a new software or gadget after you buy something to save your time. Do you have a tip? Email Troy at!

One More Question...

December 14th, 2019


Troy encourages you to ask yourself one more question after you decide the topic of your next episode.

Two Tips From Destiny

December 14th, 2019


Troy shares two tips from someone named 'Destiny' that he met over the weekend.

Why Stop At Just One?

December 14th, 2019


Troy shares a podcasting model where you produce three podcasts that feeds toward what you actually would like to be known for.

Intro and Outro Music Made Easy

December 14th, 2019


Troy shares his tip for making intro and outro music easy. Follow Front Porch Studios on Facebook for more tips and tricks!

Basic Technology

December 14th, 2019


Troy shares basic tech tips that would be hard to just google.

Podcast Promotion!

December 14th, 2019


Troy shares his thoughts about podcast promotion. Email for more!

When Skype Packets Fail

December 14th, 2019


Troy shares what to do when Skype doesn't do what it is supposed to... Email Troy at with your Skype tip or trick!

Work Collaboratively

December 14th, 2019


Troy talks about working collaboratively. Want to work collaboratively with Troy? Email!

Ums and Sighs

December 13th, 2019


Troy describes what to do with those Ums and Sighs that creep into your recording.

Just before you click 'Record'...

December 13th, 2019


Troy talks about what you should do just before you click 'Record' to make sure you have an excellent episode! Go to

Does Facebook and Twitter Help?

December 13th, 2019


Troy talks about ways that Facebook and Twitter may help your podcast.

What Is In A Name?

December 13th, 2019


Troy shares three tips about naming your podcast.

Interviews, Shminterviews!

December 13th, 2019


We will discuss why the easiest way to produce an interview podcast may not be the best way to produce an interview podcast.

Consistently Consistent!!!

December 13th, 2019


Once you start your podcast you should most importantly be consistent! Reach out to me on Facebook at

You Saved Your File Where?

December 9th, 2019


Where you save your file is as important as what you record! For more information go to

In Your Face!

December 8th, 2019


Troy shares Microphone techniques in this episode. Have any tips of your own? Email

Do exactly what you want!

December 8th, 2019


What can you do with your podcast? Anything you want! Listen as Troy shares encouragement for making your show what you want.

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