Episodes

Jan. 29, 2021

Do You Know Who Your Listeners Are?

#060 - It seems like a basic question, but a lot of podcasters have a hard time answering it. Who are your listeners? Who is your…

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Jan. 25, 2021

How To Prepare For A Guest Interview Episode

#059 - As a follow-up to Episode 58, I wanted to address the differences in preparing for an episode with a guest interview. Whil…

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Jan. 22, 2021

How To Prepare For A Solo Podcast Episode

#058 - The more you prepare for your show, the less time you will spend recording and editing your show. It's good for you and it…

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Jan. 18, 2021

The ONLY Reason I Would Make A 2-Part Episode...

#057 - It will happen from time to time that you create an episode that is significantly longer than your average episode. What d…

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Jan. 15, 2021

Audiograms, Visual Sound Bites, Video Promos - The What, Where, and H…

#056 - Audiograms, visual sound bites, and video promos are all the same thing. I'm sure you've heard about them or at least seen…

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Jan. 11, 2021

Content vs. Listener - Where Should My Focus Be?

#055 - An intriguing question came across my Facebook feed: Should I focus on my content or focus on my listener? I wasn't sure w…

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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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