Ask the Podcast Coach

Dave Jackson has been helping people launch podcasts since 2005 and every Saturday he is joined by Jim Collison to is runs the Average Guy Network. Together they have 20 years of podcasting experience and coaching.


PowerPress 6.0 Launches

In this episode we have a technical hiccup, but the show must go on. This means we start off with Jim as a caller until Dave's machine finally units updating itself and we get back to normal. We talk with Mike Deck of and he talks about the new PowerPress update. Powerpress is a very popular plugin for wordpress that does the following:

1. Creates an iTunes compliant fed.

2. Puts a player on your website

3. Puts a play in a new link

Now there are new subscribe buttons and iTunes Search Engine Optimization tools (to help you get found in iTunes).

New Media Expo Speakers Update[24:00]

Updates are being announced in New Media Expo newsletter. Dave will check to see what he can and can't announce. It is interesting that Dave has asked some people who have not responded at all. Here is what Deb Ng from NMX said about the upcoming speakers announced: Joining keynoters Pat Flynn and Joel Comm are experts in online content creation and social business strategy including C.C. Chapman, Lynette Young, Cliff Ravenscraft, Rob Walch, Mignon Fogerty, Mitch Canter, Grant Baldwin, Rich Brooks, Ruth Carter, Fred Casteneda, Missy Ward, Shawn Collins, Jared Easley, Jason Falls, Ben Greenfield, David Griner, Jordan Harbinger, Jay Soderberg, and so many more.

What Would You Buy at the B&H Superstore?[33:16]

Jason Bryant from was at the B & H Superstore in New York.


Jason's Favorite Podcast [41:57]

You're Welcome With Chael Sonnen because its entertaining.

Will There be a Ton More Podcasts about Podcasting[46:10]

John Lee Dumas on his new free podcast course show and explains how he makes money teaching people how to podcast. Will this lead to a large amount of people starting podcasts about podcasting?

Ron Wishes us Holiday Wishes [47:58]

Ron shares what Christmas is like in Japan as DJ City produces the Japan Experience podcast.

Jim Shares Using his new Surface Tablet to record a podcast [51:00]

Be sure to record and check your recording before you get your guests on, etc. It has a nice camera.

Jim has been playing with which is designed for music streaming stations.

Mentioned in this Show

Backblaze backup solution

The other side of Christmas



 2014-12-26  1h3m