Podcasting Blog

Podcasting articles, how-tos, equipment reviews, and news. Gain insights from industry pros on how to craft, build, sustain, and promote your podcast.

How to Create Your Podcast Episode Structure

Almost every podcast known to man has an episode structure, an outline, or bones if you will. There are the things that are in every episode and just vary in their content. There can be some variation from podcast to podcast, but inside a podcast these same things are in every episode.

2017-06-26T09:17:21+00:00 June 27th, 2017|

Hero Story Podcast Interviewing

A cornerstone of podcast interviewing is being able to get an interesting story from your guests. Getting a coherent story out of a guest can be painful. You ask them questions and they give you one word answers or they ramble around for 10 minutes and still don’t answer the question. This article is going to give you a tool to build a story out of an interview.

2017-06-12T10:08:35+00:00 June 13th, 2017|

Part 3: How to Listen For Podcast Sound Quality

If you can't accurately gauge your podcast sound quality, you're deaf to the product you are putting out. What if I rubbed slime in your eyes and asked you to drive in rush-hour traffic? The results may not be so great even if you're an exceptional driver. The problem is rather obvious here: Your eye site [...]

2017-05-27T12:30:58+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|

The Biggest Podcast Mistake Interviewers Make

The biggest podcast mistake I see hosts make during an interview is also the opposite of what makes a great podcaster. Here's the key to great interviews.

2017-05-16T08:44:06+00:00 May 16th, 2017|

Part 2: Record a Podcast People Will Love

The Input and Record steps of making a podcast tend to bleed together when most people speak about when discussing how they record a podcast. However, they are independent stages; the two just happen to be in close proximity in a chain of events. Considering them as separate steps allows you to think through exactly [...]

2017-05-10T08:53:07+00:00 May 9th, 2017|

Should I Start A Podcast?

We commonly get asked "Should I start a podcast?" and my answer is almost always yes. Yes, you should start a podcast. There are lots of reasons someone might start a podcast. Here are... 7 Reasons to Start a Podcast Want 7 Reasons To Start A Podcast sent to you right now? 1. You have [...]

2017-04-07T09:12:33+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|