How many podcasts are there? More than you might think.
No question listening to various podcasts has become the thing to do in the past several years for everyone from moms and dads to seniors, teens, and business professionals.
And because of their popularity, the number of podcasts being produced and airing regularly have also grown.
So how many podcasts are there? According to podcastinsights.com, there are 750,000 podcasts on Apple Podcasts and there are more than 1 million...
Is your podcast gaining some traction? Then the next thing you should plan to do is to monetize your podcast.
Even if you started it as a hobby, monetizing is a great way to keep you creating high-quality content, so you don’t have to worry about keeping the lights on.
Monetizing through sponsorships is one of the best ways to start earning some income. For many podcasters, getting their first sponsor is like a rite of passage.
With sponsorship, you have to advertise a particular...
If you’re planning to start podcasting or maybe you have recently started, one of the first challenges you have to face is coming up with podcast episode ideas.
Coming up with an initial topic may be easy - perhaps it’s the reason you decided to start your podcast.
But to keep your channel running, you need topics and guests for a constant content flow.
Podcasting is a long game.
Most podcasters take years before they see any real growth in...
Not much time? Try listening to a podcast.
Podcasts are great because they can be enjoyed while running, commuting, making dinner, cleaning the house, and walking the dog — and they offer an opportunity to learn something new, get informed on things like current events, or to simply get a laugh. All these reasons are why podcasts have become so popular over the years.
Today there are more than 1,000,000 podcast shows to listen to, and as of April 2020, there are now more than...
Podcasters have a lot to think about. They need to plan their content. They need to make sure the audio does not suck. Secure guests and spend hours editing content. The list goes on. When it’s done, the podcaster must distribute it on as many platforms as possible. Sometimes, listeners can leave podcast reviews. For some podcasters, positive reviews are everything. To others, these reviews are baseless and add no value to their overall content. They may still get listeners,...
Podcasting continues to grow as more and more companies and individuals create shows almost daily. That’s expected since millions of Americans tune in to podcasts. Most podcast listeners are also high earners. So it makes sense to get your message in front of the audio audience from a revenue standpoint. Most podcasts are open to the public on repositories like iTunes, Spotify, and Soundcloud. Recently, member-only, private podcasts have been holding its own. So should you do a private...
For this blog, I will be covering what you need to start a podcast for both an in-person podcast with multiple guests and what you need for a zoom podcast. Along with that, I will give you several options for setups that you can purchase to remove any guesswork.
Before we talk about equipment, if you have found this blog, you are about to start a podcast or debating on creating a podcast. Here are a couple of quick pros and cons I have seen. With a zoom podcast, you're at the mercy of...
Comedy? Drama? Business? Sports?
If you host a podcast, you will undoubtedly want to give your listening audience engaging and interesting content they can enjoy. Why else would they want to tune in right?
And by having regular guests on your podcast this will provide said content, but how do you find such guests?
It can be a challenge to locate good guests to be on your podcast but it can be done with some helpful tips and suggestions.
Begin with friends, colleagues, and acquaintances...
If you have recently started your podcast, you might be thinking of ways to expand your audience and widen your reach.
Well, you’ve opened the right article.
Because having podcast guests is one of the keys to increase the number of your listeners.
Of course, not any podcast guest will do. At least not all the time.
Aim to attract high-quality podcast guests to engage with, build relationships, and expand your reach.
Who knows? You may even score...
I’ve been covering podcasts extensively because there’s immense value in starting and growing your show.
Unlike content platforms like blogging, the podcast market is not yet saturated.
According to Edison Research, about 70% of Americans are aware of podcasts, but only 32% actively listen to them. That means there’s room for growth. You can position yourself or your business as an expert in your field, earn more revenue and establish your brand.
To start, you...