It’s true, you don’t need anything fancy for a mic. The honest truth is that you probably have what you need, already: a phone with a recording app, a portable audio note-taker, a laptop with a built-in mic. Having “the right equipment” is more a matter of recognizing what you already have vs buying something […]
Starting a podcast often seems like an insurmountable task – one that is only made more difficult by thoughts of mysterious and complicated machinery, used in creating and delivering podcast episodes to listeners. Fortunately, this is far from the truth. While the machines and process may seem mysterious at first, they are nothing more than […]
Do you think the quality of the microphone is going to make or break your podcast? If you do, I’d like to show you that it won’t. And if you already don’t, then why are you still obsessed with getting “the right mic”? Is it just another excuse to not start that podcast?
There seems to be an common misunderstanding about iTunes. Your subscribers find you through iTunes, right? So, isn’t that where you host your podcast? Sorry, but no – podcasts distribution doesn’t work like that. Instead of uploading podcast episodes directly to iTunes, it’s only a network for finding and subscribing to podcast RSS feeds. You still need your own host, bandwidth for streaming and RSS for your podcast.