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Welcome to The Podcast Accelerator, the thrice-weekly show that brings you podcast education, industry insights and straight-talking reactions to podcasting news.

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, Wednesday 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, now go dive into the episodes and never forget the more you expect from yourself, the more you WILL excel!

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Welcome to The Podcast Accelerator, the thrice-weekly show that brings you podcast education, industry insights and straight-talking reactions to podcasting news.

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, Wednesday 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, 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

    What Is the Best Microphone to Start a New Podcast With for Under $100?

    What Is the Best Microphone to Start a New Podcast With for Under $100?

    Starting a podcast is fraught with decisions and the microphone that you use is one of the most important pieces of your early podcasting journey. But, which mic should you choose to get started with, especially if you're budget conscious?

    • 8 min
    Inside My Video Setup for Podcasting

    Inside My Video Setup for Podcasting

    Say what, Mark? Your video setup for podcasting?! As more podcasters look to extend their reach, I want to spend a little time today discussing my video setup so that you have a head start if YOU want to start introducing video to your podcast's marketing mix.

    • 10 min
    How to Get the Best Support from Your Podcast Hosting Team

    How to Get the Best Support from Your Podcast Hosting Team

    We all need help from time to time and when it comes to podcasting, there're fewer people better to help you than your podcast hosting company's team of podcasting and tech geeks. But, you need to help us to help you, here's how you can do that.

    • 10 min
    COVID19: An Honest Talk About Podcasting

    COVID19: An Honest Talk About Podcasting

    Ok, let's address it. I've had a fair few emails this week asking me whether or not people should change how they podcast during this unprecedented time in our history. I've given it some thought and hope this helps.

    • 8 min
    3 Ways to Quickly Lower Your Podcast Website Bounce Rate

    3 Ways to Quickly Lower Your Podcast Website Bounce Rate

    What is bounce rate? Why is it important to a podcaster and how the heck can we make ours as low as possible? Heck, WHY is "low" good when it comes to bounce rate?! Let's go...

    • 9 min
    How Much Prep Time Should I Put into My Podcast?

    How Much Prep Time Should I Put into My Podcast?

    How long does it take to prep for a high-quality podcast episode and how do you start that process? Well, the answer is that it's different for us all, but here are some pointers to help you plan the best episodes, every single time.


    Welcome to The Podcast Accelerator, the thrice-weekly show that brings you podcast education, industry insights and straight-talking reactions to podcasting news.


    I’m your host Mark Asquith, The British Podcast Guy and CEO and co-founder of Rebel Base Media, the podcast tech company that creates the Podcast Success Academy, Podcast Websites, Poductivity, Rebel Base Studios &  Captivate.fm (http://captivate.fm/) , the world’s only growth-oriented podcast host where you can get your first month of podcast hosting for just one dollar and transfer an existing podcast in, completely free.


    Thank you so much for joining 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 and if you’re wondering what the best next step to take for your own podcast is, whether you’re a new or veteran podcaster, go and take our short, five minute survey where I’ll help you to diagnose the main issue holding your show and your podcast growth back and give you access to our free, vibrant Podcast Rebellion community, weekly free group coaching from me, actionable and insider-only emails and even a free invitation to The Podcast Success Academy - invest five minutes now to grow your podcast by heading to  RebelBaseMedia.io/grow (http://rebelbasemedia.io/grow) .


    Don’t forget the more you expect from yourself, the more you WILL excel!


    P.s. get your free 90 day AWeber trial right here, with code “ExEx” -  MarkAsquith.com/AWeber (https://www.markasquith.com/aweber)




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    • 9 min

Customer Reviews

ATorb ,

Perfect listen for podcasters

Mark is really knowledgeable about podcasting and has a great sense of what’s happening in the industry right now. This is the perfect podcast if you want quick evergreen tips on how to improve and also keep up with current techniques.

SMY08 ,

Great Tips

I’m at Mark a few years ago when he traveled across the pond to Orlando, FL for Podfest. A great guy with a ton of knowledge, a bunch of useful information, and a little bit of a funny accent. I appreciate the quick tips and easy to digest content.

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