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Quick tips to help you improve, optimize, and grow your podcast!

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Quick tips to help you improve, optimize, and grow your podcast!

    Why You Need a Podcast Coach

    Why You Need a Podcast Coach

    One of the biggest epiphanies I've had so far in life was the realization that having professional coaches is like having the cheat codes of life. That's how you get results faster.Like most of us entrepreneur types, I've been very guilty of the "I'll figure it out on my own" attitude, but this is never optimal. Wouldn't it have been easier to just ask somebody for answers who knows what they're talking about?Not to mention the time and money lost by doing things wrong.Having edited thousands of podcast episodes and worked with hundreds of podcasters on launches and consulting, I've seen nearly every mistake imaginable. What gets me down is when I see podcasters invest so much of their time and money, yet do things wrong that hinders their success, and then they finally give up.Even a single coaching session can be a great help to point you in the right direction, address any major issues with your podcast, and help you continue with the confidence that you're doing things right.Ready to set your podcast up for success and leave your competition in the dust? Check out podcastpropeller.com!

    • 6 min
    Why You Should Care About Spotify's New Podcast Charts

    Why You Should Care About Spotify's New Podcast Charts

    As Spotify continues to grow their podcast features, they've rolled out a new set of charts.While ranking on these charts would be great, we're more concerned with the valuable information Spotify has provided which sheds some insight into how their algorithm works.Like writing a top 40 song, ranking on a podcast chart against the world's best content creators is no easy feat, but you can still apply the tactics that Spotify has confirmed can help your podcast grow on their platform.Read more here: https://www.podcastpropeller.com/blog/get-your-podcast-on-spotifys-charts

    • 6 min
    Should You Adjust Your Podcasting Schedule During Summer?

    Should You Adjust Your Podcasting Schedule During Summer?

    Be it intentional or not, a number of podcasts alter their schedule's during the summer months, or go inactive completely.The sun and leisure time can certainly be alluring! Some podcasters make the adjustment because they believe there will be fewer listeners, meaning less people to hear their great content.Is this true? In this episode we explore whether or not listenership actually drops during summer, reasons for and against adjusting your podcast schedule, and methods of scaling down your podcast efforts during summer if you decide to.

    • 6 min
    Should You Add Background or Transition Music in Your Podcast?

    Should You Add Background or Transition Music in Your Podcast?

    Music has a variety of uses in podcast episodes. From the intro and outro and ads, setting the tone, highlighting a mood, there are all kinds of ways music can be integrated into your podcast.There are also some not-so-ideal ways music can be used, whether it's too long, too loud, or attempting to act as a band-aid for other problems, it's important to know the dos and don'ts of using music in your podcast episodes. Your audience will thank you!

    • 5 min
    Should You Add Background or Transition Music in Your Podcast?

    Should You Add Background or Transition Music in Your Podcast?

    Using music in your podcast is a great way to brand yourself, separate ads from the episode content, set the mood, transition between thoughts, and more.While music has lots of great uses in podcasts, every now and then we receive puzzling questions or requests to use music as a way to "fix" an otherwise boring interview or episode.Today we'll look at the variety of ways you can use music in your podcast, dos and don'ts of podcast music, and how to best go about implementing music within your episodes!Want to work one-on-one with us to optimize and grow your podcast? Visit http://podcastpropeller.com.

    • 5 min
    How to Improve Your Podcast Interviews

    How to Improve Your Podcast Interviews

    Interviewing guests in a way that's uniquely your own will help your podcast stand out, and have listeners coming back to hear you over and over.Anybody can conduct an interview, but what makes people like Joe Rogan and Oprah so well known for their interviewing skills?There's a delicate balance you must strike when sharing the spotlight with your guest. As well, preparation of both your guest and yourself is important. It's also essential that you develop good listening skills and speak naturally.To learn more about how to improve your podcast interviewing skills, check out this article: https://www.podcastpropeller.com/blog/how-to-improve-your-podcast-interviewing-skillsWant some one-on-one feedback? Check out our podcast coaching: https://www.podcastpropeller.com/podcast-coaching

    • 7 min

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