Welcome to The Podcast Accelerator, the show that helps busy podcasters to grow their audience in specific, actionable ways.
I’m your host Mark Asquith, that British Podcast Guy and CEO and co-founder of Rebel Base Media, the podcast tech company that creates Captivate.fm,Podcast Success Academy, Podcast Websites, Poductivity & Rebel Base Studios.
This short-form show typically runs for between 7 and 15 minutes and releases every Monday and Friday. Usually a solo show, every now and then, I’ll feature expert podcast industry guests and release bonus episodes as the podcast industry continues to grow and develop.
I can’t wait for you to join me on the Podcast Accelerator, remember to tell your podcasting friends that the show is available to listen to for free in any app that supports podcasts plus YouTube, now go dive into the episodes and never forget the more you expect from yourself, the more you WILL excel!
This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis:
Podcorn - https://podcorn.com/privacy
Podtrac - https://analytics.podtrac.com/privacy-policy-gdrp
Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy
How to Produce Less & Grow Your Podcast More
So many "gurus" teach that cumulative monthly downloads is the number to worry about and so, they teach "publish more". Let's look at why that's wrong.
Where Should I Submit My Podcast To?
Ok I know this sounds like an obvious question but the fact is, podcasting is changing very rapidly so as a new podcaster it can be super hard to figure out where your show needs to be. Let me give you a rundown.
Was I Too Hard on Apple?
Last week I discussed why I was disappointed in Apple's decisions around customer relationships in Apple Podcasts Subscriptions. But was I too hard on Apple? Let's look at another perspective...
Is Facebook Still an Effective Podcast Marketing Platform?
Kipper McGee, of Brandwidth on Demand and a good friend of mine asked if Facebook is still a good marketing tool for podcasters due to the increasing amount of people choosing to spend less time on the platform. With iOS 14 changes, there's more to consider in 2021, that's for sure!
The Problem with Apple Podcasts Subscriptions
Last week Apple announce its podcast subscription service to help creators to monetise. With Spotify hot on their heels, here's my reaction one week in.
How to Get Testimonials from The Press for Your Podcast
My long-time friend Annette Bone asked on last weeks podcast launch office hours how she can get PR companies that help her into events as "press" to give her testimonials for her podcast. Here's how I'd approach it personally.
Mark know his stuff!
Just found this podcast and I’ve been binging on it. It’s short, snappy and actionable. Mark is knowledgable and explains things really well in a very simple, straightforward way.
The only “how to be a successful podcaster” show you need
Mark truest knows his stuff. A must-listen for anyone serious about podcast growth.
The BEST podcast about podcasting there is!
Audio deliciousness 3x per week from Mark! Value packed. Entertaining. Candid. Insightful. All delivered by Mark’s soothing voice! Nothing to dislike, everything to love! Give it a listen if you have a podcast, want a podcast, or work in the podcast industry