Discussing the issues that face podcast producers and podcasting. Each Roundtable features a new podcaster from the community of viewers listeners. We talk less about the 'how-to' and more about the 'why.' You'll learn how to improve your podcast through the shared experience of other podcasters.
Can a podcast niche be too small? How do you find an audience in a niche that isn't very big? - Watch myself (Ray Ortega) along with +Daniel J. Lewis, +Cynthia Sanchez, +Jason Nagy, +Joseph Polk, and +Peter Lamb talk about podcasting to a small niche ...
Ever receive a negative comment regarding your podcast? How did it feel? How did you respond? - Certainly, if you've been podcasting for any significant amount of time there's no doubt that indeed you've received a negative iTunes review,
- The term podcast has a specific meaning and if you have a show (audio or video) that you post to an RSS feed, congrats you have a podcast. - But what do you call it? If not a podcast then what? A show, internet broadcast, netcast,
- What gear, software and services would you purchase if you were starting your first podcast? - Find out what experienced podcasters +David Jackson +Daniel J. Lewis +Jeffrey Bradbury and myself (Ray Ortega) would purchase if we were starting ou.
What defines success in podcasting? Is it subscribers, downloads, website traffic, money or something else? - Watch/listen to +Pat Flynn from the Smart Passive Income blog and podcast along with +Daniel J.
How do you know when it's time to add another podcast to your lineup? - We discuss some of the things to consider when thinking about starting another show as well as our opinions about when is the right time for adding a new podcast. -
As a podcaster, what do you owe your audience? - Whether someone subscribes to your show or listens only once, what obligation do you feel to that person? - Do you feel like you should always bring your best content, be well organized,
How do find balance when it comes to producing content and then having to promote it via any number of ways (social networks, blogs, forums, etc.)? - Have you ever been overwhelmed trying to keep up? Has the need to always be promoting your show in or...
We discuss the concept of "competition" as is applies to podcasters podcasting in the same niche. - How much do you share with podcasts in your niche? Do you cross promote their shows? Do you have them as guests on your show or even co-host shows toge..
On this Round, I talk to six podcasters (the largest Roundtable to date) about their podcasting pet peeves. Those things they see other podcasters doing that frustrate them. We also talk about things we've done wrong with our own podcasts and how we fi...