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Personal branding strategy and podcasting tips every week! Brands On Brands is a top 100 marketing podcast for content creators, coaches, & entrepreneurs! Learn how to build authority and position yourself as #1 in your industry from the world's top marketing experts. *Learn to convert 1 hour into 1 month of content with my FREE Content Repurposing Guide at: Your host, Brandon Birkmeyer, spent 18 years crafting the brand strategy for Forbes top 100 brands at the largest ad agencies in the U.S. And today, he is a personal branding expert, coaching on all things personal branding, content marketing, and podcasting. To work with Brandon, go to


episode 160: Podcasting Equipment for Beginners | Ep. 160

We're talking about your podcasting equipment, especially for beginners. What are the things you need to record and to get going with your first podcast? There is a lot of content on the web, lists that already tell you what podcast equipment you can buy, what you need to buy, et cetera...

However, I'm going to break down for you today what you need to start versus what you need as you grow and move forward.


  • Discover the 4 essential pieces of equipment you actually need
  • Find out what the best software is for podcasters
  • Learn what you'll need as you grow


"You need a dynamic microphone so that you are only picking up the sound that is four inches from the microphone."

"If you're doing interviews, record everything in video. Whether you use it or not at the beginning doesn't matter."

"Sometimes your software is just as interesting to know about when you're moving into this field."

10 Podcasting Ideas For Beginners


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 2021-04-07  22m