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#29: Content Strategy for Podcasters – Michael Rose

Posted: June 24th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: creating content | Tags: , | Comments Off on #29: Content Strategy for Podcasters – Michael Rose

Michael Rose

Michael Rose, Content Strategist, gives us some top tips of content and our podcasts. Areas discussed:

  • Definition of Content Strategy
  • Content Strategy for podcasters
  • Writing shownotes before recording
  • Classic journalist techniques for writing – the inverted pyramid
  • The anatomy of a post
  • SEO and your shownotes
  • The difference between categories and tags in WordPress

Some recommended podcasts on content from Michael:

Michael also recommends these books:

And, for good measure, a couple of useful links on the inverted pyramid style:


#28: Questions and Answers

Posted: June 17th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: post production, RSS | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

In today’s show I cover questions about:

  • Premium feeds
  • Low levels from a Rhode Procaster
  • Missing artwork

Plus an improptu interview with a proud owner of the Zoom H1.


#27: Enhanced Podcasts

Posted: June 13th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: post production | Tags: | Comments Off on #27: Enhanced Podcasts

I got a question recently about enhanced podcast – in this short show I give my thoughts on what I believe to be a better, more widely compatible alternative.


#25: Interview with Daniel Lewis of The Audacity to Podcast

Posted: April 15th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: interviews, microphones, post production | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off on #25: Interview with Daniel Lewis of The Audacity to Podcast

Daniel Lewis

I thoroughly enjoyed my midnight chat with Daniel Lewis. Daniel produces three podcasts, The Audacity to Podcast, Are you just Watching and The Ramen Noodle. Listen out for some great tips on Audacity and podcasting in general.

Daniel’s details:


#22: Ciaran Rogers – Consuming podcasts on Android

Posted: November 16th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: interviews, post production, recording | Tags: , , , , , | 1 Comment »

Last night I had a chat with Ciaran Rogers who co-hosts the Digital Marketing Podcast. We mention:

  • Marketing your podcast
  • Consuming podcasts in the Android operating system
  • The Blue Mikey
  • Google listen for Android
  • Doubletwist
  • Fine editing in Garageband

#21: Your first Garageband project

Posted: October 30th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: post production, recording | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on #21: Your first Garageband project

In today’s show I help you to create your first podcast in Garageband on the Mac.

I show you how to record, edit, mix and encode in Garageband, then tag in iTunes.


#20: Benjamin Grundy of Mysterious Universe

Posted: October 21st, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: interviews, microphones, post production | Tags: , , , , , , , | 4 Comments »

In today’s show I talk to Benjamin Grundy who, along with Aaron Wright, produces the Mysterious Universe podcast.

Stuff mentioned by Ben:

Events I mentioned:


#18: Audio compression

Posted: October 1st, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: post production | Tags: , | 2 Comments »

After a networking trip to Lewes, I cover the concept of audio compression. What is compression? Why do we use it? How do we use it? All answered in today’s episode.


#17: Rob Greenlee

Posted: September 24th, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: interviews | Tags: , | Comments Off on #17: Rob Greenlee

Today I talk with Rob Greenlee of Zune. Rob tells his story of from the early work with Web Talk Radio to his current role with the Zune podcast directory.

To get your podcast into the Zune podcast directory, send the URL to rob@zune.net


#16: Feed fun

Posted: September 21st, 2010 | Author: | Filed under: hosting, RSS | Tags: , , , | 1 Comment »

Oh RSS feed, how I love thee (not, very not).

I answer a couple of questions today that involve feeds – and a really juicy one about retro-fitting a Feedburner feed – all good stuff.

I mention the Gumpathon – http://www.helpforheroes.org.uk/gumpathon.html

And here’s the Redirect plugin for WordPress – http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/redirection

And here’s Julias interview with the Gumpathon boys – http://www.juliaarmstrong.com/index.php?id=755

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