to Submit Podcasts to Itunes
Here are some helpful tips regarding how to get your podcasts
listed in the iTunes Music Store...
to Submit Podcasts to iTunes
Your DJ Podcast on iTunes
Many DJs think they need to be a celebrity, have a label,
or major backing to get their music onto iTunes. Not so! Even
though some people find out how to get their music, mixes, songs,
videos, into an iTunes listing, many of them have no idea how
to maintain it.
Branding is much more complex than one might first imagine.
It can even be considered both an art and a science. The objective
of effective branding is to evoke in consumers a certain emotion
when they see a name brand or an image associated with that
Launches Kindle Love Stories Podcasts
Amazon Publishing today launches a weekly romance-novel-focused
podcast. Kindle Love Stories includes author interviews, book
recs, commentary from book reviewers and excerpts of new books.
Listeners get to participate, too, through a Goodreads group,
where they can discuss their favorite books and authors.
Launches Kindle Love Stories Podcasts
Podcasting is among the hottest rising trends in social
media strategy today – while only 2% are currently using podcasts,
23% of marketers plan to incorporate podcasting in 2013. To
help you get started, here are some tips from Mashable on building
the best marketing podcast for your business.
Guide to Using Podcasts in Language Lessons
This is another fabulous way of getting the students interacting
in their chosen language and is more accessible than blogging
as students do not need to have good written skills to feel
confident to take part. It can, of course, be combined with
a blog and is a great way for rehearsing and redrafting work
in class. Great podcasts can then be listened to again and again
and can become an effective tool for revision, especially if
they are posted to a class or school blog.
So, should you and your business be recording podcasts?
If you needed more convincing, here are five reasons your business
should be podcasting.
Podcasting was cool when I started the blog four years ago
but as social media became fashionable Facebook and Twitter
made podcasting look a tad obsolescent and dowdy.
Not sexy or trendy was the phrase that crossed my mind.
So why is podcasting having a resurrection? It is due to two
The growth and rapid adoption of smart phones. You can now get
your podcast direct to your phone without having to hook up
your iPod to the computer.
The explosive growth of an online media portal where you can
publish and download your podcasts…. called iTunes
Businesses are flocking to Twitter, but many lack an understanding
of the medium and do not know what to tweet. Here are
a some tips for businesses that are on Twitter and interested
in using the medium to build their brand:
Low Overhead Marketing
Podcasting can be a very cost effective way to get your brand
If you have a great product or service, a podcast can bring
in the customers. By giving customers and potential customers
a place to interact with you by voice, you are opening up lines
of communication. This marketing aspect is virtually free, so
why not take advantage of it?
* The percentage of Americans who have ever listened to
an audio podcast is 29%
* Similarly, 26% of Americans 12+ have ever viewed a video podcast
* The podcast audience is significantly more likely to have
viewed television programming through non-traditional means
* One in four podcast consumers plug their MP3 players or smartphones
into their car audio system “nearly every day”
This How You Really Talk?
New research shows the sound of a persons voice strongly
influences how he or she is seen. The sound of a speakers voice
matters twice as much as the content of the message, according
to a study last year of 120 executives speeches by Quantified
Impressions, an Austin, Texas, communications analytics company.
Podcasting Tips for Great Sound
What defines a good podcast? Make no mistake -- there is
a difference between a good podcast and a not-so-good podcast.
A high-caliber podcast is much more than just decent content.
The sound quality, and the way a podcast is recorded, will impact
the value of the podcast as well. Podcast structure and pre-planning
are also important; do not skimp on the production, as it too
can make or break a podcast.
Podcast production takes effort, but anything worth doing is
worth doing right. Use these tips to help produce a quality
podcast that will be distinguished above other related podcasts...
Podcasting Tips for a Great Sound
You should not have to look far to find content or new ideas
for your podcast show. Look to your daily sources to find fodder
and ideas for new podcasting segments.
Both online and offline sources, from the Associated Press to
CNN, contain a deluge of news item each day. Scan headlines
on a regular basis to see what catches your eye. In addition,
explore your niche market to find any industry-specific news
portals that may warrant monitoring.
Apps for the Smart Phone
Here are some of the best podcast
apps for your smartphone.
Trolls and Pastors
There are few things more frustrating than having someone
steal your idea, right? And yet, what if your idea is something
so broad and obvious that it is almost insane for you to have
even claimed to be the sole originator of the idea?
These are, essentially, the two-sides of the coin in an ongoing
patent battle between Personal Audio, Inc. and some of the larger
names in podcasting i.e. Adam Carolla and Marc Maron, among
Podcasting Luminaries = Creative, Committed, Enduring
Starting a podcast is a pretty simple. Staying dedicated, inspired
and consistent in publishing your podcast is a whole other matter.
In our Podcasting Luminary Series, we share the voices of podcasters
that have been podcasting for 5 or more years and have them
impart some of their best podcasting wisdom grounded in experience.
Your Business Have a Podcast?
Your business probably has a website, Twitter account and
Facebook page, but does it need a podcast? Consumers enjoy podcasts
because it gives them alternative and more convenient ways to
consume content, says Deborah Shane, a Florida-based branding
expert and podcast host.
She says that more professionals are using podcasts as a marketing
tool to establish expertise and distinguish themselves from
for Music Classes
Podcasting is a method of delivering audio content to iPod
and other portable media players on demand. This means that
music assignments can be submitted to teachers from a convenient
location and previewed for assessment where ever and whenever
allows you to post your sounds to share them with friends, fans
and followers everywhere. Connect with the community on SoundCloud
to build your audience.
for Educational Podcasters
Podcasting is an intelligent and a creative method to encourage
learning and inspire students to take active part in curricular
activities or group assignments. However, when it comes to using
technology in any form, safety assumes center stage. This gets
heightened especially when vulnerable children are involved.
Educational podcasts are a form of accessing internet content
and must therefore be regulated appropriately to avoid any safety
for Podcast Interviews
We are dusting off the podcasting equipment and will be
looking for fellow Trash Can Bloggers who would like to be interviewed. The
purpose of the podcasts is to help everyone get a little more
exposure in their area of expertise or to ask an expert questions.
Technical Diagnosis Cartoon!
and Cons of Being Self Employed
Many employees dream of someday being an employer rather
than an employee. There is a lot to be said for being self-employed,
but it is not always as perfect and wonderful as it may seem.
In addition to benefits, there are also some distinct downsides
of being self-employed.
and Cons to Being Self Employed