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About the Author
Dave Jackson has been podcasting since 2005. In 2018 he was inducted into the Academy of Podcasters Hall of Fame. He has over 2 Million Downloads. Has helped thousands of podcasters plan, launch and grow their audience. He is part of the Libsyn.com Tech Support Team. He is a Featured and Keynote speaker at events. He is the author of the Book More Podcast Money

Can a Video Be a Podcast?

Today we walk into the muddy waters of video and podcasting as I explain my strategy to get your show in front of more people

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How to Tell How Many People Subscribe To Your Podcast

How many subscribers does my podcast have? Just this morning, I’ve had three people email me this question this morning (and I heard it on my last coaching call). The answer is: you can’t. There’s no actual way to get that number. YouTube Vs Podcasting Everybody bring up subscriber counts because of YouTube. Realize YouTube…

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Is Your Podcast Future Proof?

I had one of my editing clients as me if I could edit an episode from a few months ago. In the episode, they had talked about a webinar that they were doing that month. Now that the webinar was long past, they felt it just didn’t make any sense. That is how I got…

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How I Bypassed the WordPress White Screen of Death

WordPress is a very popular platform. It has a huge community, and it’s very flexible. It has the potential to have conflicts with plugins, updates, and other issues that result in the “White Screen of Death.” The best thing you can do is have at least one (if not two) backups. You want a backup and you want one that is easy to restore.

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Can You Say Your Why?

When you know your WHY, it helps you decide who your audience is, what your content should be, and helps you set goals for your podcast.

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Before You Pay to Promote Your Podcast – DO THIS

I was in a Facebook group and someone asked, “What are your tips for getting more listeners to your podcast?” and the very first comment was, “Marketing.. Facebook ads” and while there were other decent suggestions, many of the suggestions were BUYING promotion (Facebook, Google Ads, etc). You need to make sure it resonates with your audience first. 

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Charging Your Guest to Appear On Your Podcast

You’re in a Facebook group and hear that some people are charging guests to be on your show. Really? Supply and Demand The “law” of supply and demand is this: The more demand there is for a product, the more you can charge for it. There are many things that lead and boost demand, and…

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How to Do an “Ask Me Anything (AMA)” Episode

So you want to do a Ask me anything episode today I’ve got the tools and some insights to do it right. Oscar Trimboli asked me, “Hey, do you have anything about doing an Ask me anything sometimes called AMA’s. That type of episode?” Well, there are a couple of things to think of number…

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Why Isn’t Apple Showing All of My Episodes?

This might come into play when you have more than 300 episodes. Apple only displays the last 300 episodes (and we assume you have your feed to show all of your episodes). Think of it Like a Store Front One of my hobbies is music. I remember as a young child going into or walking…

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Do I Need to Add ID3 Tags to My Podcast?

Do ID3 tags boost your SEO and help drive traffic to your website?

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