A podcast about podcasting. Gear, software, services and news, oh my! Hosted by Molly Ruland of Heartcast Media, Adam Levin of Podcast Outfitters, and Marcus dePaula of the Podcast Audio Lab. Together they have over 50 years of experience in the audio and video world and are ready to share all of their tips, tricks and observations with you. If you like podcasts, you are going to love this podcast.
Return of The Podcast Club: We’re Back and Better Than Ever
How YouTube is Leading the Charge in Podcast Discovery
It's another week of The Podcast Club and it's a fin one as both Marcus and Molly have custom work releasing! Marcus recorded and posted a YouTube video on the 8 different type of microphones that is a must watch for every podcaster, and Molly has a blog coming out that EVERYONE needs to read. We're talking about the importance of YouTube, and how podcasters need to invest more in the platform and start promoting their shows on the site.
More Than a Movement: Pushing Your Business with Podcast
On this weeks episode of The The Podcast Club, we're joined by Diana Fryc, Partner and Chief Sales Marketing Officer at Retail Voodoo. Diana host The Gooder podcast, and got it started though Molly and Heartcast Media and she joins us to talk about the benefits it's had for her business. From new clients and employees to that feeling of knowing someone personally just from listening to their podcast, Marcus, Molly and Diana dive into all this and a whole lot more in this weeks episode.
Really Remote Podcasting with Christy Haussler & Riverside.fm
This week's episode was filmed in Hawaii AND a cornfield. Oh Marcus! Join us as we put riverside.fm to the test with a really great conversation with Christy Haussler of Team Podcast. She joined us from beautiful Hawaii and the view did not disappoint, complete with actual goats. We talked all things shop, how to create a successful podcast editing business, how to monetize your podcast, why mentors and masterminds are important to any successful business and where to get started if you want to level up your podcast.
Christy is the Founder of Team Podcast, a full service podcast production company. She's helped almost 250 podcasters over the past 8 years, and now she's on a mission to help podcasters monetize.
Christy knows the power of podcasting to change lives because it changed hers. When Christy started podcasting almost 10 years ago, she was working a full time job and driving 2 hours each way to work. Since going all in on podcasting, she's been able to move to an island and live the life of her dreams. Christy also has a podcast called Podcast Monetization Secrets to share her knowledge about marketing and monetization.
Highlights with timestamps:
4:50 Christy shares a little background about herself, where she’s from, what she does for a living and how she got into the podcasting world and why she feels every podcast should be monetized
11:12 Christy talks about why people should know how to market stuff and the panel she was put in at the Podfest and what it was all about
12:27 Christy talks about the number of clients she has at her production company and how many episodes she handles every month
12:51 Christy also talks about the services that she offers to her clients
16:00 Christy talks about how they create an evergreen funnel for their clients that will always create revenue
17:26 Christy talks about how her customer relation business acumen came about while in the podcast production business
21:13 Christy explains what a mastermind group is and talks about the Russell Brunson, what it is, and what it is all about
25:09 Christy also shares some of the tips on how to find the best people to invest in that are ahead of you that will have the best advice for you especially with marketing
27:27 Molly also talks about what a mastermind group is and shares more tips on how to find the people that resonate with you that can help you
30:44 Christy also talks about the importance of accountability and being honest about what you are going through to people that can give you calm, rational advice whenever you're panicking
32:28 Christy talks about where she is recording from at the time and shares some of the reasons she is there
38:48 Christy talks about the agendas that she has this year like launching the Podcast Success Hub to help podcasters monetize their podcasts very quickly
42:49 Christy talks about the events that she will be attending this year and the advice that she gives all people
45:39 Christy also talks about the importance of have multiple streams of income if you want to be successful
46:34 Christy also talks about her team, what it looks like, where they are from, how they work, and why more women should own businesses
50:43 Adam talks about the new Audio Technica AT2040 Hyper cardioid Dynamic Podcast Microphone and if he’d recommend it to a podcaster
54:00 Marcus talks about how he is able to record the show from the fields, the equipment, and software he is using
59:06 Molly shares the updates on the course that she is building and the title that she came up with for the course and things she’ll be launching in February
1:04:26 Christy and Molly talk about the small retreats where you can actually do some masterminding but also some workshop and get stuff done as things that people are willing to invest in
Workshopping the Rode Wireless 2 & Norm Shriever | The Podcast Club
On today's episode, we're joined by Norman Schriever, a world traveler and Molly's friend down in Costa Rica who launched a podcast talking to interesting people all over the world. We talk about his journey both traveling and navigating the world of creating and producing his own show. Norm just purchased himself some fancy Rode Wireless 2's, but is having some trouble getting them up and running, so The Podcast Club is here to help.
Highlights with timestamps:
2:28 Norm shares a little background about himself, what he does, the name of his podcast, and what the show is all about
4:17 Norm talks about how long he has been doing the podcast and shares his secret of how he gets more downloads
5:46 Norm explains the strategy that he uses to not only get people to download his podcast but to also listen to his podcast through his digital marketing skills
7:22 Norm talks about the most important checklist that every podcaster should have for their show to be successful
10:50 Norm talks about how he uses his marketing skills to get into his client’s brain to make a sale
14:03 Norm talks about the software that he was using to edit his episodes and what he is using now and why
14:34 Norm talks about the problems that he’s been having when using his receivers especially when interviewing his guests
15:30 Marcus talks about the problems that Norm is facing and talks about what could be done or the solutions to those problems
20:02 Adam talks about some of the best equipment that Norm should use to solve the problems that he is facing
24:02 Marcus talks about lapel microphones and demonstrates a little bit of how to position your microphone so that you can get the best quality of sound
27:49 Adam, Molly, and Marcus talk about the importance of knowing how to better position your microphone while recording
35:25 Marcus and Molly talk about the best software that Norm needs to be using while editing his shows
37:16 Molly and Norm talk about the amazing guests that he brings on the show as a reason why the shows need to be good for everyone to listen to his amazing conversations
39:15 Adam talks about the importance of having small, quality equipment that can record as a podcaster for when traveling to not miss any critical moment
40:31 Marcus explains if having fewer bleeds in a recording is going to save someone time when editing
42:18 Marcus and Adam talk about the Cardioid Microphones and if they’d recommend it to someone
45:18 Marcus explains the process of connecting two microphones to one device like a computer and why he needs to do a blog post on that
46:06 Adam talks about Rode Connect Software that Rode introduced that also helps someone to connect more than one microphone to one device like a computer
50:20 Molly and Adam talk about the Rode Connect app and some of the microphones that work with the app
52:43 Marcus confirms that you can have multitrack or use more than one microphone on one device using software
56:12 Molly, Norm, and Marcus explains that all you need is the required knowledge to be able to leverage the equipment you have to the fullest
1:00:06 Marcus, Norm, and Molly explains that the quality of your microphone really matters
Marcus's Microphone: http://heartcast.biz/3gLTjyG
Molly's Set-Up: http://heartcast.biz/38tHHO0
SHURE MV7: https://heartcast.biz/3mnbzzk
RODE Wireless GO + Lavalier GO Wireless Microphone: https://heartcast.biz/3iR5gEu
Rode Reporter Omnidirectional Interview Microphone: https://heartcast.biz/2Ve4QjD
Cardioid Microphones: https://heartcast.biz/2Vg0urW
Rode NT-USB Mini Podcast Microphone: https://heartcast.biz/3sLzwUr
Samson Q2U Microphone: https://heartcast.biz/3BFZ62I
Universal Audio Apollo x4: https://heartcast.biz/3tst45A
Who In The World Podcast: https://
Elevate Your Podcast Visibility and SEO with Transcriptions from Podscribe | The Podcast Club
We're joined by Eugene Fernandes, growth manager at Podscribe who talks about this company and all the services they provide to help elevate your show and SEO to the next level. We're talking transcripts, search widgets, and his own personal journey in the industry. Adam is still MIA and Molly gets hit by an earthquake during the episode, so buckle in cause it's another wild one.
Marcus's Microphone : http://heartcast.biz/3gLTjyG
Molly's Set Up : http://heartcast.biz/38tHHO0
Recorded on Riverside.
Get hooked up today: http://www.riverside.fm/?via=molly
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