Is Your Podcast not Getting Found in Google Play?

If your podcast is listed in Google Play, have you tried searching for it using the keywords that you’ve included in your main description, episode titles, or episode descriptions? And if so, has your show appeared? If not, read on. I’ve discovered if you don’t place your most important keywords into the first two paragraphs of your […]

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Dealing With Haters and Bad Reviews on your Podcast

It happens to the best of us. We’re reading through all the reviews of our podcast filling up on a healthy dose of pride, then we see the one (or more) reviews that stop our heart for a second because of how awful it is. Example review that isn’t too far from truth: “This might be […]

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How Do I Promote My Podcast Without Breaking the Bank?

Podcasting is a marketing channel in itself. When you create a new show and provide the RSS feed to iTunes, you should appear in the iTunes New and Noteworthy section. This is like the front page of the podcast world and may be the most exposure you’ll ever receive for your show.  

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Google Play Music Now Does Podcasts… Tell Them You Have a Show!

It’s official, Google Play Music has announced that it will now include podcasts in its lineup of things to listen to. According to the Official Android Blog, “…we plan to start offering podcasts on Google Play Music, giving podcasters access to millions of new listeners on Android phones and tablets.” Sound good?  

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Transcribe your own podcasts – In Real Time!

Finally! I’ve been wanting this for the last two years, ever since I started podcasting. Google Docs has been phenomenally helpful as an online resource for everything I do podcasting wise. After using Google’s speech-to-text engine (or voice-to-text, or voice recognition, depending on who you ask) in Google searches with great success, I’ve been wanting it to […]

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