with our thanks to Creating Powerful Podcasts guest columnist, The Segue’s Brad Nolan. The Biggest Hurdle There is one hurdle I’ve seen over and over again in the transition back and forth between radio and podcasting. The mindset around audience sizes. On the radio, we turn on the microphone and there they are. Maybe you […]
Author: Valerie Geller
It made the list! WINNER!
A podcast I worked with in 2022, “Lords of Soccer“, made TOP 10! Thanks to Foreign Policy (FP) for naming it among Top 10 Best Movies,TV Shows, and Podcasts for 2022.
Thanks YouTube for creating this 67 page podcasting guide.
Quick Guide to Launching a Podcast
This month’s guest contributor, www.nab.org ‘s content creator and podcast host Josh Miely shares useful info for individuals and radio and TV stations to start your Podcast.
Producing Content for Podcasts
*Excerpts from AUDIO PRODUCTION WORKTEXT
The Radio Biz Podcast Interview
If you podcast, you also need to master this: Matt Deegan on why podcasters will be stuck doing video.
How To Sound Your Best
The HOW TO SOUND YOUR BEST podcast is part of NPR Digital’s Tamar Charney’s Knight Fellows “Audio Storytelling for Journalists” course. Here’s the “Be In Your Best Voice” session link: https://youtu.be/BE5zTSMNvxY For more info on the entire course, click here: https://lnkd.in/eCNcmbb4
Want to be a More Powerful Podcaster?
Here’s Valerie Geller in conversation with talented Weststar CEO, national radio host and podcaster Kim Komando. https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcy5tZWdhcGhvbmUuZm0vV1NNTTc0MDE5MDY2MjI/episode/MDVkMTAyOTQtODFjNC0xMWViLTgyNGMtMmY1YWY5MDY2Mzg2?hl=en&ved=2ahUKEwi1z4jP5IjyAhWJjp4KHdrOAocQjrkEegQIDxAH&ep=6
How to Have Great Ideas
How do you come up with Great Ideas? It’s a process. There are NO bad ideas in creative brainstorming. Just throw. Julian Shapiro offers some tips here for opening “Your Creativity Faucet: A Mental Model for Generating Ideas” If you’re interested, you’ll also find much more about developing creative ideas in www.beyondpowerfulradio.com
Want to Grow Your Podcast? Here’s How One Tiny Company Did It
Guest Post by Casey Helmik, President of Terra Firma It’s early 2020 and no one truly understands how big the global pandemic of COVID-19 is going to become. I have developed a podcast network — primarily focused in the religious genre of content — that is reaching roughly 75,000 unique listeners a month. Because of […]
How To Be Amazing and Leave Them Wanting More
Three Simple Rules To Make Your Podcast Successful Tell the Truth Make it Matter Never Be Boring Questions to Help You Edit Why should you listen to this?Why would someone want to hear this? The Best Podcasts: Inform Entertain Inspire Persuade Connect The best conversations come from listening. When doing an interview listen and make the […]
A group of podcasting experts from all aspects of the craft got together to define a standard for podcasting, including job descriptions. If it’s of interest, you can read more here: https://podcasttaxonomy.com
How to Get Booked on Podcasts
From Host of Badass Digital Nomads Podcast, Kristin Wilson I receive cold emails every day from people looking to book themselves or their clients on my podcast. But ultimately, less than 1% of those who inquire ever make it onto the show. Why so few? My podcast may be small compared to someone like Joe […]
7 Podcast Interview Tricks for Leveling Up Your Technique
From Don’t Panic Management’s Lee LeBreton. There are all kinds of ways to be a great podcast host. No, you don’t need to have the megawatt extroversion of a late-night TV personality. You don’t need years of experience as a hard-boiled investigative journalist. All you need is to be able to greet your guest and […]
Landing a Guest Interview
Thanks to Guest Columnist Kelly Glover – The Talent Squad Landing a couple of podcast interviews is a great start to a podcast guesting strategy but don’t stop there! Earned media is cumulative (and SO valuable). Here’s a super-fast Podcasting Pitching Plan in 5 steps to give you a process & keep you on track. […]
Bringing You Lessons from Top Podcasters
Gimlet podcasts from Spotify are heard by millions each month. Its slate of mostly narrative-style shows are known for their engaging content that keeps listeners coming back for more. Gimlet co-founder Alex Blumberg shares what he’s learned, gained from his years of working in audio. You too can produce podcast episodes that entertain, educate and […]
Mastering the Art of Podcasting
At Podcast Movement 17 in Anaheim, Dot Cannon interviews Valerie on Becoming a More Powerful Podcaster. “Podcasting isn’t easy,” says international broadcast consultant and author Valerie Geller. But, she says, if you love doing it, that won’t stop you. And if you’re producing a podcast, she can tell you exactly how to make it a […]
How to Produce a Podcast
Thank you Simplecast for contributing this guest blog. What goes into getting a job as a podcast producer? Being a podcast producer can be a very rewarding and creatively challenging role. Before you start applying to a bunch of producer jobs though, you first need to understand what it is they actually do. The role […]
Creating Powerful Podcasts
Anyone can talk, so hosting a podcast should be easy, right? If you’ve tried it, you know it can be a harder than it looks. Are you doing a scripted podcast? An interview type podcast, with one or more guests? Perhaps you’re doing a podcast in hopes of expanding your brand or creating more business? […]