Episodes

Jan. 8, 2021

Should I Take A Break During The Holidays?

#054 - Podcasting can take a lot of time and effort. The holidays tend to be a time for family and relaxation. Do you take a brea…

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Jan. 4, 2021

Buzzsprout Introduces Dynamic Content (An Overview)

#053 - Dynamic Content has finally come to Buzzsprout. Even better, it's included in all of their packages with no extra charge. …

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Jan. 1, 2021

Do Not Promote Your Podcast

#052 - This probably sounds like a crazy idea, but stick with me. Do not promote your podcast. This is going to be the key to get…

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Dec. 28, 2020

How Podcasting Has Changed My Life

#051 - Podcasting has had a profound and lasting effect on my life. I didn't realize how many events were interconnected until I …

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Dec. 25, 2020

The Power of Podcasting

#050 - Podcasting has a lot of powerful, positive effects on the world, the listeners, and even the podcast hosts themselves. In …

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Dec. 21, 2020

Matt's Rules For Podcast Cover Art

#049 - If you're looking for feedback on your podcast cover artwork, I have four simple rules/guidelines/tests you can put your a…

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Dec. 18, 2020

Why and How To Get Podcast Reviews

#048 - I've been seeing a lot of experienced podcasters say reviews are worthless, yet all new podcasters want to know how to get…

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Dec. 14, 2020

Solo vs Co-Host vs Guest - Which Should I Use?

#047 - I've spent a lot of time discussing the what and even the how of podcasting. Now it's time we take a look at the "who". Wh…

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Dec. 11, 2020

The Best Place To Promote Your Podcast

#046 - I'm done sitting idly by. Podcast promotion is a big deal, but so many people are doing it wrong and then wasting even mor…

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Dec. 7, 2020

Podcast Better Origins: Nick Nalbach

#045 - This is the final entry in my test run of the Podcast Better Origins series. Today's episode features Nick Nalbach who alw…

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Dec. 4, 2020

What Should I Name My Podcast?

#044 - Many beginners put too much pressure on themselves to find the perfect name. Again, I could tell you to focus on the conte…

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Nov. 30, 2020

Podcast Better Origins: Dr. Laura Jaget

#043 - Continuing my series on podcaster origin stories I invite Dr. Laura Jaget on to the show. She is a chiropractor by trade, …

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Nov. 27, 2020

How To Deal With A Bad Recording

#042 - Bad recordings will happen to every podcaster. The question is: How will you handle it? What options do you have when you …

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Nov. 23, 2020

Podcast Better Origins: Eliezer Torres

#041 - The first episode in an experimental series where I visit with fellow podcasters about their origin story. Together we exp…

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Nov. 20, 2020

Podcast Monetization - Podcast Networks (with Brent Allen)

#040 - In the final episode on podcast monetization (for now) it's time to discuss podcast networks. But this week I'm not alone.…

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Nov. 16, 2020

Podcast Monetization - Patreon

#039 - Podcast monetization talks continue in this episode as I discuss my experiences with Patreon. This is actually how I've ma…

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Nov. 13, 2020

Podcast Monetization - Sponsorships

#038 - It's time to talk about podcast sponsorships and I have some good news for you today. I'm here to tell you, you don't need…

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Nov. 9, 2020

Podcast Monetization - Donations

#037 - Continuing our talks on podcast monetization, today we will explore donations. This particular topic is a bit more lightwe…

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Nov. 6, 2020

Podcast Monetization - Affiliate Sales

#036 - After the overview of podcast monetization in the last episode, it's time to get specific. In this episode I'll be talking…

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Nov. 2, 2020

Podcast Monetization From Day 1

#035 - Although I warned you about it back in Episode 1, we do need to talk about it. It's time to talk about podcast monetizatio…

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Oct. 30, 2020

Avoid Perfection

#034 - Perfection is the enemy of good. Stop making excuses. It's time to get you on the mic. It's not as hard as you might think…

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Oct. 26, 2020

YouTube Is Not A Podcast Directory

#033 - YouTube is not a podcast directory yet many people like to treat it that way. Here's what you need to know and why you mig…

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Oct. 23, 2020

Should I Record Video For My Podcast?

#032 - By the strictest of definitions, podcasts do not utilize video. Is that changing? Should you be thinking about video? Ment…

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Oct. 19, 2020

Content Release Strategy: Drip vs. Drop

#031 - Is your content binge-worthy? Is that a sustainable format? Let's work together and figure out which release strategy make…

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