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All About Podcasts

James is joined by self-confessed podcast addict, Arielle Nissenblatt to talk about podcasts and podcasting from both a creator and listener perspective.
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Show Notes

Yes, this is a podcast episode of a podcast with two podcasters talking about podcasting, say that as quickly as you can and you may win a prize!*

You’ll have heard Arielle’s name pop up on many episodes of this show, as she’s been such an incredible supporter of both the show and me personally as a podcaster through the SquadPod community, as well as other great resources and her energetic Twitter presence.

Whether you just listen to lots of podcasts, are already a podcaster, or are looking to start a podcast, I think you’ll find something of value in this week’s episode. It was a genuine pleasure to chat with Arielle and we’d absolutely love your thoughts on both listening to and creating podcasts, send those over to [email protected], leave a comment on the post, or start a discussion in Goodpods.

If you liked this episode or any of our content, we’d greatly appreciate any little bit of support you can throw our way over at our Ko-Fi page.

(*) Please note, no actual prize is available, though if you want to send in audio clips we’ll absolutely feature the best one on our social media!

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Chapter Times

  1. 00:00:04: Introductions
  2. 00:03:13: The Podcasting Community
  3. 00:05:42: What Are Podcasts?
  4. 00:09:37: Podcast App Choice
  5. 00:12:06: How Podcasts Get Delivered
  6. 00:16:37: Co-Marketing Your Show
  7. 00:20:54: What Makes A ‘Good’ Podcast?
  8. 00:25:51: A Bit About Descript
  9. 00:28:10: Transcription
  10. 00:33:32: Listener Engagement
  11. 00:39:02: Tips For New Podcasters
  12. 00:41:05: Being A Good Listener
  13. 00:43:50: Wrapping Up

Credits

Intro and outro theme: Ace of Clubs by RoccoW

1 comment on “All About Podcasts

  1. Jae Bloom says:

    As the local Crossed Wires call girl, this episode was so much fun! Thank you Arielle for coming onto our show! It also helped inspire me a lot as sometimes podcasting can be so disheartening when you don’t see the stats you are hoping for, etc.

    P.S. I LOVE SquadCast!!!

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