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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.


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00:03:06  Mugshor:
00:04:21  Jim's Internet Issues
00:09:16  Mark Des Cotes Joins
00:10:11  Thnk Through Your Brand
00:15:52  Name Pronunciation
00:17:25  How Important is Color Pallet
00:20:01  Outgrowing Your Brand
00:23:05  Cost of Artwork
00:26:48  Rebranding
00:30:46  Should I Use My Picture in a Logo
00:35:59  Awesome Supporters
00:40:21  How Many Versions?
00:42:21  Reasonable Price
00:43:41  Migrating Old WordPress Sites.
00:45:59  Episode Artwork
00:50:07  Youtube Thumbnails
00:51:28  The Drop it On the Floor Rule
00:53:31  Artwork in the MP3
00:54:28  Cover Art on YouTube

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Every week Dave Jackson from the School of Podcasting and Jim Collison from the Average Guy Network answer your podcast questions.
This episode 361 is part of the Power of Podcasting Network


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