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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

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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Can You Have TOO MUCH Voice Inflection?

When you are podcasting you are talking to your audience, but you also have to realize there is a bit of “performance” mixed in. This is why you had people like Wolfman Jack and other people who were super high energy. Then you had people like Paul Harvey who had his own style, and really…

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What is a Libsyn Slug?

You’re signing up at Libsyn.com. What is a slug? How is it used? Can I change it later? Today I answer all of those podcasting questions.

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Why Joe Rogan Got Paid

Today I talk about Joe Rogan who just got a guesstimate $100 million dollars to make his show available exclusively on Spotify. Why did they buy Joe? Because he is one of the top (if not THE top podcast). So why is he so popular? Joe has a dialogue with his guest. He allows interesting people…

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Everyone Can’t Be Your Target Audience

The key to a successful podcast is knowing who you are talking to and being courageous enough to know that having a specific person in mind means you may not attract everyone. It’s not about attracting tons of people, it’s about attracting the right people.

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Obsessing Over Apple Podcast Reviews

If you can’t get your audience to leave a review, don’t you feel that is a red flag? If podcast reviews don’t do much for your show, why are you obsessing over them?

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What Wrong With My Podcast Formatting? No Links?

You’ve created an episode, you added links, you added some boldness, you added some formatting to your description. You send it out to the world and you go into Apple podcasts, and none of the links show up. Why is some of this missing? You look in Spotify and you’re like, why is everything one…

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Take the Word PODCAST Out of Your Name

Why do you have the word podcast in your podcast name? We don’t put book, movie, magazine, in the names of those items and it’s only hurting your search results.

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Should I Start a Video Podcast?

You’re thinking of starting a podcast that uses video, should you put the video out as a video? Is that even an option?

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Don’t Starve Your Audience

There is a thin line between teasing and annoying someone. Today I draw a picture in your mind as to what happens when you pause getting to the good stuff.

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