I hosted a free webinar via a Facebook Live stream where I shared 12 common mistakes that podcasters make. Whether you’re a seasoned podcaster or just getting ready to launch your first podcast, the following video replay will help you take your podcasting efforts to the next level.
Note: I did become aware that the video was mirrored about five minutes into presentation. After talking about artwork, I stopped referring to anything that might be odd to look at backwards.
Podcasting A to Z
Do you want to learn how to podcast but don’t know where to start? Podcasting A to Z is a four week online training course that walks you through each step in the process of setting up a podcast. You not only get step-by-step tutorials, but you also have the ability to get answers to all your questions during the four week session.
If you have been thinking about starting a podcast, this is the course for you. Just head over to http://PodcastingAtoZ.com for full details. I look forward to potentially working with you.
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Ten Common Mistakes That New Podcasters Make
In this episode, of Podcast Answer Man, I share ten of the most common mistakes that I have seen thousands of brand new podcasters make.
I not only share my thoughts on why these are mistakes, I also give suggestions of what you can do if you have made any of these mistakes yourself.
A lot of knowledge but little passion for the topic
No clear purpose/reason for doing the show / No Specific Goals
Having the “Show Me The Money” attitude
Expecting massive success at the launch of the podcast
Focusing on stats instead of existing audience
Not having a mailing list from the beginning
Wanting to launch several shows at once
Really bad audio quality
Waiting to launch until everything is perfect!
Not releasing your podcast as a .mp3 file.
Two Cool Web Apps For Podcasters
I recently received an email from Regan STarr about a web app that he created that easily shows you the top 400 ranked podcasts in iTunes by Category and Subcategory. You can check that out by clicking here.
While looking at Regan’s site, I noticed he also had a cool web app for easily finding the rss feed for any podcast in iTunes. Check it out by clicking here.
Interview with Steve Lankford
It was a huge honor to connect with Steve Lankford to talk about how things are going with his Health Quest Podcast. Steve was a student of my Podcasting A to Z course back in 2011 and he recently emailed me about reaching his 100th podcast episode milestone. I invited Steve to come and share some thoughts on his experience with podcasting over the past two years.
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