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Daily tips on podcasting.

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22. Talk About What Gets Your Ideas Flowing

July 31st, 2019


0:10 Why podcasting isn’t going anywhere.

1:11 Think about what inspires and excites you.

1:49 Talk about whatever you are obsessed with.

2:07 How to let your ideas flow.

21. USB Microphones

July 30th, 2019


0:27 Should you use a USB microphone?

0:51 Other microphone choices to consider.

1:33 Why you should always trust your own ears.

1:43 Considering the …

20. Podcasts Are Becoming Emergent

July 29th, 2019


0:18 The creative process: chipping vs. building. 

1:06 How podcasts are becoming emergent. 

1:45 Documenting the ordinary to inspire others. 

2:13 Why …

19. Podcast Description

July 28th, 2019


0:19 Branding and podcast descriptions. 

0:39 Thinking about your target demographic.

1:09 Why you should tell people exactly what they’ll get if they …

18. Fear

July 27th, 2019


0:16 Dealing with fear.

0:55 Why it really is important to share your story.
1:09 Fighting fears, in publishing and podcasting. 

1:40 Why you need to just do it. 

17. Naming Episodes

July 26th, 2019


0:23 Why your episode title can make a big difference in branding.

1:15 The importance of numbering your episodes.

1:40 Elements to consider when naming your episode. 

1:51 Creating a title for your interview episode. 

2:38 …

16. A Place to Listen

July 25th, 2019


0:12 How we have been conditioned to listening.

0:46 Finding people to listen to you.

1:06 Why the second wave of podcasting is undersaturated.

1:40 Documenting the world around you

15. Recording Indoors

July 24th, 2019


0:25 Why it’s so complicated to record outdoors.

1:11 Strategies for reducing background noise.

1:50 Identifying sound and choosing where to record.

2:50 Why podcasting doesn’t have to be broadcast quality. 

3:08 …

14. Share Your Uniqueness

July 23rd, 2019


0:27 Why everyone really should share their story.

1:07 Everyone has something unique to share.

1:42 Why podcasting is about your story, not making …

13. Stumbling

July 22nd, 2019


0:15 What is stumbling.

0:55 How stumbling can benefit your podcast.

1:27 Finding the balance in editing your podcast

12. A Great Way to Build Your Following

July 21st, 2019


0:15 Financially investing in books vs. a podcast.

0:53 Why you shouldn’t worry about monetizing your podcast.

1:36 Podcasting as an intimate …

11. Plosives

July 20th, 2019


0:22 What are plosives?

1:02 Why certain sounds create distortions.

2:03 How to deal with plosives.

2:32 Avoiding feedback while recording.

10. Access People's Ears

July 19th, 2019


0:26 How podcasting involves your underused sense.

1:04 Why are our eyes are over-exhausted.

1:31 Slowing down to escape the interruptions. 

1:57 …

09. How to Talk in Front of a Mic

July 18th, 2019


0:26 Visualizing microphones.

2:08 How to create good sound.

2:41 Tips for different microphones.

3:31 Why listening is the best method

08. Podcasting Emotion and Space

July 17th, 2019


0:28 The significance of raw emotion in recording.

1:55 What makes great podcasts great. 

2:24 The magic of voice and sound

07. Podcasting While Driving

July 16th, 2019


0:17 Why we can listen while we drive, but probably shouldn’t eat.

1:01 Challenge: can you drive while you speak?

1:32 Treating your podcast like a …

06. Realness of Podcasting

July 15th, 2019


0:19 The pros and cons of social media.

1:07 The illusion of social media vs. the realness of podcasting.

1:53 Why your voice needs to be heard.

05. Ways of Recording

July 14th, 2019


0:28 The ubiquity of microphones.

0:42 Thinking about your current sound.

1:16 How to take one step forward in recording.

1:56 Experimenting with recording.

2:55 How external sound can add to the atmosphere of your podcast.

04. Describe Surroundings When Podcasting

July 13th, 2019


0:22 How to use description in podcasting.

0:38 Setting the scene.

1:13 Podcasting as a new medium.

1:38 How sharing your world shares value.

03. Tech Availability

July 12th, 2019


0:29 Why I love realistic podcasts.

0:52 The first wave of podcasting was more techy - and more tricky.

1:22 The benefits of having a recording and listening device in your hand.

1:55 Why there’s still time to get into …

02. Podcasting Not Broadcasting

July 12th, 2019


0:17 Why we are in the second wave of podcasting.

0:42 Thinking like a podcaster, not a broadcaster.

0:54 Focusing on conversation and atmosphere.

01. The Podcast is the New Long-Form Media

July 11th, 2019


0:15 Introducing Podcasts That Matter

0:28 Why podcasts are a big part of our lives.

0:55 How podcasts empower you to be a thought leader.

1:32 Encouragement to lead others.

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