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June 12, 2020

Don't Let The Robots Take Over

James Cridland of Podnews had a great write-up yesterday on the debate around podcast transcripts: https://podnews.net/article/po…

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June 9, 2020

Melissa's Journey to 400 Thousand Downloads

Registered Dietitian Melissa Joy Dobbins is The Guilt Free RD and her podcast Sound Bites just went over 400,000 total downloads.…

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June 5, 2020

Get Comfortable and Know Your Audience

This week has me thinking about two important aspects of creating a podcast. Be comfortable - my setup and neck taught me this th…

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June 2, 2020

Johnny Peterson - Straight Up Podcasts

I first met Johnny Peterson from Straight Up Podcasts at Podcast Movement in Orlando last summer - you know, in the old days when…

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May 30, 2020

My 2014 Ryan Seacrest Interview

In my upcoming (June 2) episode of The Jag Show Podcast, I tell Johnny Peterson about my worst audio mistake ever, blowing an ent…

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May 29, 2020

Don't Sweat The Downloads

Joe Rogan feels "gross." https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/25/opinion/joe-rogan-spotify-podcast.html?login=email&auth=login-email J…

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May 26, 2020

Why Social Isn't Enough To Promote Your Podcast

Earlier this month, Tim O'Brien of O'Brien Communications in Pittsburgh wrote a great piece in Podcast Business Journal, "Social …

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May 22, 2020

Podcast Listening Rebounds, Joe Rogan to Spotify, and Call Her Daddy …

Three big stories in podcasting this week... The folks at Podtrac say that for the 4th and 5th weeks, podcast download and audien…

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May 19, 2020

Boston Pod Guru David Yas

Really enjoyed chatting with the guy who does what I do - but in the town I grew up in. David Yas runs Pod617, the Boston Podcast…

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May 18, 2020

Bonus: My 2014 Interview With Mick Foley

Tomorrow (May 19th), I'll be releasing my interview with David Yas, of Pod617 and The Boston Podcast network. We discussed the a…

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May 15, 2020

Why Downloads Shouldn't Be Your Priority

I find myself often falling into that trap of judging myself on my download numbers, as most podcasters do, and I have to remind …

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May 12, 2020

YaYa Podcasting's Carrie Caufield Arick

I was thrilled to talk with Carrie Caufield Arick, one of the first podcast editors and coaches I met in the space. You name it,…

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May 8, 2020

New Podcast Tools

Google is continuing to play catch-up with Apple and Spotify - now launching their own podcast manager to give you detailed analy…

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May 5, 2020

From The Vault: How Don Found His Birth Family at Age 58

Today, I'm going into the vault to bring you my first podcast interview - with former coworker Don Banks, of iHeartMedia in New O…

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May 1, 2020

Its Gonna Be May

Matty Staudt says your intro matters. And he's right. Which podcast advertisers are spending more in the age of Coronavirus? Mage…

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April 28, 2020

Podcast OG Evo Terra Consumed Only Beer and Sausages For A Month

And he lost weight doing it! We'll get to that later. Evo Terra is an OG in the world of podcasting. While Apple has just gone …

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April 24, 2020

Adventures in Remote Recording

There are now 1,000,000 podcasts in Apple. Rob Walch of Libsyn says desktop listening is up a point to 12% I've discovered in re…

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April 21, 2020

Behind The Scenes of ESPN Podcasts

ESPN has more podcasts than you can count, and the man in charge is Peter Gianesini. I asked him how ESPN came into podcasting, …

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April 17, 2020

Podcast vs Broadcast Continues

As a former radio guy, I've spent a lot of time covering the often converging lanes of broadcast and podcast. For many in podcas…

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April 14, 2020

Callin Baton Rouge - With Catherine OBrien

Catherine O'Brien owns Branch Out Programs , an end-to-end podcasting production company out of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. We spoke…

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April 10, 2020

Debating the Biden Pod, Squadcast Improves, and Stern Talks To Brady

Joe Biden's new podcast brings to light one of the biggest dilemmas a podcast editor faces - how much do I cut? We start by delv…

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April 7, 2020

Marketing and Monetizing Your Podcast with Matt Cundill

After many years as a radio personality and programmer in Canadian radio, Matt Cundill began consulting audio creators. This even…

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April 3, 2020

The Tinder of Podcasts

In today's 5 minute Friday, we look at how the Coronavirus and "Social Distancing" have affecting the podcasting industry. It's s…

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March 30, 2020

From Radio to Podcasting with Michelle ODell

I'm joined today by a blast from the past - Michelle O'Dell, whom I worked with in Burlington Vermont from 2007-2011. She's begi…

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