Author: phd

What You Shouldn’t Worry About – PHD098

What You Shouldn’t Worry About – PHD098

Here are the things I DO NOT worry so much about in my Podcasting: 1. My Statistics / Numbers 2. My Reviews, Ratings and Rankings 3. iTunes 4. Audio Perfection 5. Being Absolutely Everywhere 6. MP3 File Names Things I do worry about: 1. Audience – Give them a reason to listen 2. Knowing my …

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Should You Host Your Podcast on Soundcloud? – pqh14

Should You Host Your Podcast on Soundcloud? – pqh14

My Opinion — NO! Soundcloud is NOT a podcast company. They are a music and audio sharing platform kind of like YouTube is for Video. They have lost something like $300 Million since they started. Investors are bailing out on them. They tried to get $100 Million more and failed (so far) and came up …

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New Beginner Series – Getting Started – PHD097

New Beginner Series – Getting Started – PHD097

He’s Baaaaackkkk! 🙂 Today I give a bit of an overview of what you need to do BEFORE you put out your first episode of your podcast. 1. Pick a Topic 2. Pick a Title (for the show) 3. Pick and get your domain name 4. Figure out how you are going to do your …

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LAUNCH! Your Podcast – PQH013

LAUNCH! Your Podcast – PQH013

Don’t fall for all the “launch” strategies that people are trying to sell you. Just “START” your podcast. To get into iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and other places, you only need 1 podcast episode in your feed. Not 3, 5, 7 or whatever, just one. START your podcast and don’t LAUNCH it.

What are ShowNotes? – PQH012

What are ShowNotes? – PQH012

Shownotes are anything in this part of my post. Wherever you are seeing this, this is the show notes. They are the main content area in your blog post. Podcasting is just Blogging with media. So, no matter how you are doing your RSS feed, you are blogging. To get an episode you make a …

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How Wrong Was Mike? – Podcast Predictions From Last Year – PHD095

How Wrong Was Mike? – Podcast Predictions From Last Year – PHD095

My Predictions from 2015 in podcasting for the Year 2016 I Made some guesses on what was going to happen in 2016 back in Episode 71. Now we find out just how wrong I was. Soundcloud will no longer be a podcast media host (Wrong, they are still here) Soundcloud is still here and still …

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The 12 Things you should NOT do in 2017 – PHD094

The 12 Things you should NOT do in 2017 – PHD094

1. DO NOT Host your mp3 files on your own webserver Hosting your files on a webserver is the single quickest way to get kicked off of your web hosting server. Plus, if you get popular at all, your mp3 downloads will compete with your website and your RSS feed. It’s simply not a good …

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Posting to Social Media With Blubrry Hosting – PQH011

Posting to Social Media With Blubrry Hosting – PQH011

Blubrry Podcasting has released Post to Social so you can post your episodes to Social Media (YouTube, Facebook and Twitter) from your Podcaster Dashboard at blubrry.com See the announcement here: http://www.powerpresspodcast.com/2016/12/13/5327/ Find out how to do it here: https://create.blubrry.com/resources/podcast-media-hosting/post-to-social/

What is a Podcaster? – What is a Podcast? – PHD093

What is a Podcaster? – What is a Podcast? – PHD093

News: Spotify NOT buying soundcloud after all Was your show canceled by the Podcast Authority? ——————— Listener Question Q: Is a Blue Yeti a good microphone to start out with? A: NO Now, to be fair, the Blue Yeti is a nice microphone and would be a great mic for someone that has a very …

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