Episodes

September 19, 2021

Connecting With Your Audience

Today Jim was visiting Dave Garafolo in New Hampshire along with Ed Sullivan. It's always fun to catch up with Dave who had a meetup of 400 people. SPONSOR: Podcast Branding.co If you need artwork, a logo, a custom podcast website, or a full-on...

September 11, 2021

Overthinking Your Podcast Launch

Today it is the 20 year anniversary of 911, we share a bit about where we were and dive into a question about launching with details we're not sure really matters.   SPONSOR: If you want your podcast to grab people's attention, make you...

September 05, 2021

Let's Talk Podcast Interview

Today we are back after testing a new system last week. The chat room had a ton of questions about podcast interviews. SPONSOR: Podcast Branding.co If you need artwork, a logo, a custom podcast website, or a full-on branding audit, let the...

August 28, 2021

Kicking the Tires on Riverside.fm as a Streaming Platform

Today we attempt to use as a streaming platform. This is a remote recording tool that gives you separate tracks for both video and audio. We did not have a good experience with it as a streaming tool. SPONSOR: Podcast Branding.co If you need artwork,...

August 21, 2021

First Podcast Review Blues

Today Dave and Jim tackle the mental challenge of negative reviews, reading ads, google forms, and more.  SPONSOR: Podcast Branding.co If you need artwork, a logo, a custom podcast website, or a full-on branding audit, let the award-winning...

August 14, 2021

Tales From the Road With Glenn Hebert

What a fun weekend we had as Jim and I were joined by Glenn the Geek Hebert from the as he is on tour meeting fans and sponsors. In this episode, we get more behind the scenes as well as answer podcasting questions that make you go HMMMM.  ...

July 31, 2021

MTV Turns 40 - Podcasting Time Travels Fast

Today Dave and Jim think back to the early days of MTV, which makes you think how fast time is flying in Podcasting.  SPONSOR: Podcast Branding.co If you need artwork, a logo, a custom podcast website, or a full-on branding audit, let the...

July 24, 2021

Dave Bought Some New Video Podcast Toys

Today Dave is looking different. Why? Because he invested in an Elgato , , and an . SPONSOR: Podcast Branding.co If you need artwork, a logo, a custom podcast website, or a full-on branding audit, let the award-winning graphic artist (and fellow...

July 17, 2021

Proper Audio Requires You To Use Proper Microphone Technique

Today in episode 352 Dave and Jim talk about proper microphone technique, playing to your strengths, adjusting your intro, and more.  SPONSOR: Podcast Branding.co If you need artwork, a logo, a custom podcast website, or a full-on branding audit,...

July 10, 2021

Is Podcast Success Possible Without Being a Celebrity?

Today we are brought to you by Jim's generator. We talk a little about Joe Rogan, New Podcasting, and more. SPONSOR: Podcast Branding If you need anything to look professional in your podcast Mark at is the guy to see. Not only is he an...

June 26, 2021

In Person Events ARE BACK!

Today Dave shares some of his insights and experiences from attending and speaking at the Spark Christian Podcast Conference.  SPONSOR: Podcastbranding.co If you need artwork, logos, or a full website, check out podcastbranding.co where...

June 19, 2021

Measuring More Than Downloads

Today Dave shares some behind the scenes of his recent Adam Curry interview. We also talk about downloads and when they do and do not matter.  SPONSOR: If you need a logo, podcast artwork, or a full website, Mark is an award-winning graphic...

June 12, 2021

Getting Website Traffic to Your Podcast

Today we get a question about bringing traffic to your website (but with the wrong tool). You might try something like to boost your SEO. SPONSOR: podcastbranding.co If you need a logo, artwork, full website or an audit of your current brand, check...

May 30, 2021

An Update From Apple - They CAN Communicate!

Apple has finally stuck its head out of its hole and gave us an update. Hooray.  Sponsor: Podcastbranding.co  If you need a logo, artwork, website or an audit of your current brand, go see award-winning graphic artist and fellow podcast Mark...

May 23, 2021

Checking Out the Audio Technica BPHS1 Headset

Today Dave is back (and healthy) and Jim is using the . We talk Music in podcasts, LLCs, and more. Sponsor: podcastbranding.co If you need artwork, a logo, a full website, or a branding audit, hire Mark who is not only an award-winning graphic artist...

May 08, 2021

Apple's Podcasting Tools Are STILL Not Working

After fielding questions all week about why episodes weren't showing in Apple, Dave is a little frazzled and impatient for Apple to get this fixed.  SPONSOR: If you need artwork, a logo, a full website, or a branding audit, Mark from...

May 01, 2021

Get Comfortable Paying Podcasters

The podcast space is still buzzing with more platforms promising to make it easy to pay for subscriptions. Today Dave and Jim talk about it with a lovely chat room adding their 2 cents.  SPONSOR: podcastbranding.co if you need great artwork or a...

April 24, 2021

The Confusing World of Apple Subscriptions

Apple announced subscription options coming in May. This means you can sell your podcast on Apple podcast. There is an entry fee and they take 30%. There are a lot of confusing areas, and frustration as podcastsconnect.apple.com is broken.  Every...