PODCASTING

Forget the Why, Let’s Talk About the How

with Carrie Dils |  @cdils | #wclv

There's no

one right way

to podcast.

Prep

Podcast
Post

Before you even think about hitting the record button...

Prep

#1

Choose your format

Prep

  • Pre-recorded
  • Audio + Video
  • No co-host
  • Guests
  • Interview
  • Live
  • Audio
  • Co-host
  • Guests (or not)
  • Interview, tips, listener questions
  • Live
  • Audio + Video
  • Co-host
  • Guests
  • Interviews, tips, news

#2

Choose your equipment

Prep

Do your research.

Reviews/Articles
Podcast Answer Man - Podcast Equipment Package

Shawn Hesketh (WP101) - Pro-Quality Mics

 

Equipment (go for the USB)
Chris Lema - Rode Podcaster

Art of Value - Heil PR-40

Genesis Office Hours - AudioTechnica

Matt Report - Blue Yeti

Prep

#3

Choose your schedule.

Prep

Pro Tip:

Listen to 1 million podcasts.

Prep

Podcast

It's podcast time

Go ahead, push that button.

The Elements

  • Intro
  • Content
  • Outro

 

The Extras

  • Sponsor reads
  • "Housekeeping" items
  • Calls to action

Podcast

Post Production

Now for the hard part.

Post

Post

#1

Process your audio.

Basic Audio Editing

  • Noise Removal
  • Equalize
  • Compression

Post

Free Options, like Audacity 

Pro Options, like Adobe Audition

Learn More About Audio Processing & Tools

Post

#2

Distribute your audio.

Post

Who serves your audio?

  • Self-Host
  • Amazon S3
  • Soundcloud
  • Libsyn

 

(and do you have video?)

 

Some notes on media hosting by Andy Stitt

Post

Add it Your WordPress Site

  • Blubrry (PowerPress plugin)
  • Seriously Simple Podcasting 
  • Podcasting Plugin
  • Roll your own CPT + metaboxes

Post

#3

Promote your podcast.

Post

Distribute Your RSS Feed

  • Soundcloud
  • Stitcher
  • iTunes

 

Syndication and RSS feeds from Blubrry

Post

Tell the World

Post

carrie dils

@cdils  |  carriedils.comcdils.me/wclv2014


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