Since so many podcasts are interview-style shows with a host and guest, we get a lot of questions about how to be a great host. We've had the privilege of being in the room when lots of pro hosts and stellar guests have been interviewing, so we've learned some great tips. Some of these may seem … [Read more...] about EP 18 5 Tips to Be a Rockstar Host
We're answering an excellent listener question about how to make "good" content. We get it! It's a subjective answer, of course, but still an important discussion. Between the two of us, we've created A LOT of content, for a lot of platforms, and we've learned a lot through the years about what … [Read more...] about EP 17 What Is “Good” Content?
We're answering an excellent listener question about how to manage, work on, and store all the files and data that are involved with podcast and video production. We know these challenges all too well, so we are delighted to answer this question with our very favorite recommendations. These work for … [Read more...] about EP 16 The Best Project Management Tools to Run Your Show
As you know, we are all about championing your success with podcasting, YouTubeing, and all your online media creations. However, part of being your cheerleaders is calling out the blind spots you might not be aware of. So this week on the podcast, we answered an audience question and covered the … [Read more...] about EP 15 Why Podcasts Die
If you've been listening to the show for a bit, you know we keep it pretty upbeat and encouraging. But we want to give you the truth about what isn't so easy and do-able as well. So when we got a question about the top things new podcasters are surprised by, we were happy to answer. In this … [Read more...] about EP 14 Top 3 Misconceptions About Starting a Podcast
We got a great listener question from Amy asking about the process for creating multiple pieces of content from one recording. We are huge fans of this. It is something we learned from Gary Vaynerchuk, but we've seen it work again and again across multiple shows and brands. In this episode Tiff … [Read more...] about EP 13 How to Create Multiple Pieces of Content from One Recording
In the spirit of the new year, we're sharing something a little different than goals or resolutions, but in our opinion they are just as, if not more, important. After years of chronic over-working ourselves and pushing our boundaries, we've learned that setting non-negotiables around our work and … [Read more...] about EP 12 Setting Non-Negotiables for 2021
We're answering a listener-submitted question today, and it's a great one! Heather asked us what a podcast production team looks like and how those roles best work together. In this episode Tiff and Christine break down all the roles that a full-scale audio and video podcast needs for successful … [Read more...] about EP 11 How to Build a Production Team for Your Podcast