I'm reporting on the techniques of the big podcast firms to see if we can copy them for our own podcast success. Subscribe to the show for news, tips and techniques.
With so many big production companies out there now, can someone with little time, no budget, and just the power of a home computer, still create a show which competes with the world's best?
I'm a former journalist and also a disillusioned podcaster, and last year I almost quit forever having made 5 lacklustre shows. But I decided to give it one more go to see if I could find the secret of making a "hit" show.
I'm documenting what I learn on social media and in this podcast.
There are a lot of articles and advice out there which claim it's still possible. So is it?
Let's find out.
Cracking the Podcast Code: Podfade
How to avoid Podfade?
Most podcasts stop after 8-10 episodes. How do you avoid that. Mike Winter has been going for years.
Do Facebook ads work for podcasting?
Can you get people to listen to your podcast using Facebook ads on a limited budget?
Yes or no?
Making a podcast advert that works
I've set a goal to increase my podcast listenership by 50% with advertising.
But will advertising achieve that or is advertising a total waste of time after all? As always, I'm letting the data decide.
Bite sized : Alternative ways to make podcast money
Update: Research into alternative ways to make podcast moneys and whether a news format could boost your listenership
How to use international advertising techniques to promote your podcast
Can we use the techniques of international advertising firms to promote our podcasts.
I'm giving it a go this week.
3 ways to future proof your podcast
Your podcast is under threat. Not from independents but celebs.
So how do you ensure your show doesn't disappear. I've been looking at 3 ways to stop it