131 What Gear Do You Need To Podcast? And Other Things

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Quick Episode Summary:

  • Intro :07
  • Audio Rockin’ Libsyn Podcast: The Bearded Tog 1:50
  • How you can be featured by Libsyn! 4:16
  • PROMO 1: The Waffling Taylors 5:30
  • Elsie and Rob Conversation 5:57
    • Oh the issues of podcasting
    • Your show not in Stitcher and Apple Podcasts because of Feedburner
    • You’ll lose your people with the banter at the beginning of your show, and stats show it
    • And a blood pressure inducing article on podcasting
    • AUDIO FEEDBACK: Dave Jackson shares some insight 16:07
    • Facebook has changed some things about the way that they deal with audio files and some folks have seen a drop in download numbers
    • More follow up on keyword stuffing and getting kicked out of Apple Podcasts/iTunes
    • What are the countries that you are kicked out of if you have an explicit rating
    • Large artwork causes issues in updating your Apple Podcasts/iTunes directory
    • A cool tool to help folks in Instagram click to your links
    • How to leverage a big name guest on your podcast and get featured by Apple Podcasts
    • Capturing audio from a live performance for a podcast episode
    • PROMO 2: Klyph Notes 48:05
    • Basic resources for podcasting newbies
    • Checking your loudness levels by using Siri turn by turn directions
    • The Women Podcasters in Solidarity Initiative
    • Is Skype antiquated? Who’s the boss of your podcast?
    • Having trouble streaming your podcast in Apple Podcasts/iTunes could be because of your bit rate
    • What equipment do you need to start a podcast? And why it’s become one of Rob’s podcasting pet peeve
    • Where have you been audio with The Strokecast 1:06:44
    • Awesome feedback about podcasting and serving an non-English speaker audience
    • The issue of Watch OS 5 and download stats
    • PROMO 3: Florida Men 1:17:08
    • Stats, stats, stats! Median and mean numbers

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