Episodes

April 18, 2020

Becoming a Zoom Master

As we end week five of the pandemic, we are talking about how people with no technical skills are now becoming masters of zoom. Educational systems are adapting. It's not fun, but we are learning to adapt and get through this tough time. Full show...

April 11, 2020

Employment Options for Podcasters

Every week Dave Jackson from the and Jim Collison from answer your podcast questions. This episode 288is part of the Network. Today Dave and Jim talk about Table of Contents 00:36 Coffee Pour 04:18 Easter Weekend 08:34 19:32 Indeed and Linkedin...

April 04, 2020

How is Your About Page?

Every week Dave Jackson from the and Jim Collison from answer your podcast questions. Your about page is one of the most popular pages on your show. Are you helping people by giving them the information they are looking for? Today Jim and Dave...

March 28, 2020

Broadcasters Welcome to Podcasting

While we deal with the pandemic, there are some brighter sides to life at the moment. Jim is spending more time with his kids and spouse. Dave is digging into some of the technology he uses. So today we talk about: 01:39 Jim and his Daughter being...

March 21, 2020

Coping With the New Reality

Another week dealing with a pandemic, Dave and Jim talk about: 01:31 What are People Doing? 05:26 How Podcasters Can Survive 07:10 The Fall of Credible Sources 13:35 Numbers Up or Down? 20:50 What are you doing to fill time? 23:04 COFFEE NOW! 30:48...

March 14, 2020

Podcasting Around COVID-19

Well with the world bracing and reacting to the coronavirus, Jim and Dave share what it's like to work from home and answer some podcast questions. Table of Contents 06:56 Working From Home 11:41 Zoom Isn't so Easy 12:29 Podfest Reflections 30:44 Our...

February 29, 2020

Back From Tour

Every week Dave Jackson from the  and Jim Collison from  answer your podcast questions. This episode 283is part of the Network Topics Covered Today  Daves Tour Reflections  Podcast Academy Interview on New Media Show...

February 01, 2020

Podcasting and Webinars

Here are the topics we covered this week. I will be "On Tour" and we won't be back until February 29.   00:01:14 Show Taking a Break While Dave Goes on Tour 00:02:10 Jim Shares Live Podcasting Insights 00:09:08 Eventbrite Discussion 00:13:34...

January 25, 2020

Accepting Tips From Your Audience

00:00:57 Special Guest Host Binky from Binky and the Whiz. 00:03:52 00:06:53 see 00:20:18 Music in Podcasts 00:22:33 CCPA 00:24:23 Consistent Release Dates 00:27:10 Reaches 1 Million 00:28:39 Podcaster Being Sued For Slander 00:32:28 Dave Dodged...

January 18, 2020

Best Reaction to a One Star Review

Every week Dave Jackson from the School of Podcasting and Jim Collison from the Average Guy Network answer your podcast questions. This week Dave Jackson from the School of Podcasting and Jim Collison from The Average Guy Network answer your...

January 04, 2020

Making Money QUICKLY with Podcasting (?)

Every week Dave Jackson from the and Jim Collison from   Everyone was watching the ball fall on US TV. Same topics with different views and approaches. This episode 279 is part of the Power of Podcasting Network 00:06:26.400 Power Rant:...

December 28, 2019

Predictions and Reflections

Today Dave Jacks from and Jim Collison from take a look back at the year in podcasting. Just using stats to gauge your show might not be a good strategy. 4:15 Taking phones calls on a live podcast ( callinstudio.com) 11:00 Biggest Surprises of 2019...

December 21, 2019

Tik Tok For Podcasters?

Dave Jackson from the School of Podcasting and Jim Collison from the Average Guy Network answer your questions on the following topics this week: 00:01:39.900 End of Year Wrap Up 00:07:19.750 Chris Nesi and Tik Tok 00:18:44.200 Changes in 2020?...

December 15, 2019

Back From LONDON!

Today Jim is back from his trip to London and explains how he got to do a presentation as the sunset on London how cool). 7:50 Dave is going to move website from Siteground to Maple Grove Partners (they are a little more expensive than...

December 07, 2019

Is it Too Late to Get My Podcast Launched in 2019

Today while Jim is in London, I hang out with Kyle Bondo of Gagglepod.com and talk podcasting.   0:45 The Story of Gagglepod.com 02:45 Powerrant - "Find me in Apple..." 05:23 Water Reminder Tool Ula 07:20 Is it too late to get listed in Apple in...

November 30, 2019

Overcoming Solo Podcasting Jitters

3:19 Overcoming Podcasting Solo Jitters with Chris Nesi 14:01 Black Friday Deals - what did you buy? 16:35 Using Child Themes in WordPress or Dave jas used in the past. 22:40 Web Hosting Pricing. Typically around $10 is $7/month. Places like ...

November 23, 2019

Apple Search Sucks

01:39 - How does Libsyn syndicate your show to Apple? You submit to these places once, and then they syndicate all your future episodes 8:46 Apple Search is bad - Jim can't find anything 14:13 Soundcloud issues 19:54 Facebook Groups are Getting...

November 16, 2019

Mixer vs USB Device?

Dave Jackson from and Jim Collison from answer your podcast questions. Including: 3:49 Jim is going to London and is taking a USB Interface. He bought a Behringer unit. (BEHRINGER audio interface (UMC22). Mixers are great if you're recording things...

November 09, 2019

Shipping Microphones to Guests

01:26 Shipping Microphones to Guests 04:04 Jared Easily on 4:52 Where did Dave's beard Go? 7:48 What podcasters can learn from Peloton bikes (the is less expensive is very similar) 17:28 Reddit Groups 21:16 The Case Act 22:34 YouTube Changes and...

October 26, 2019

Now With More Chapters

Dave Jackson from the and Jim Collison from the answer your questions Getting caught up with Jim and his students. 3:15 Doyo event 8:50 Losing your content 14:48 My Guests are not prepared when I interview them 19:50 Bob Pittman is the Donald Trump...

October 05, 2019

Facebook Can Delete Content on a Global Basis?

Jim is still out on assignment and Joel Sharpton from (a podcast on podcast news that Joel does with Jay “PodVader” Soderberg), as well as a professional podcast editor, joins the show as guest co-host 3:32 Google Play Music is Almost Dead (and...

September 28, 2019

Leveraging Your Podcast Into a Book

Dave Jackson from the and guest co-host David Hooper from talk a little book publishing and answer your podcast questions 1:49 The Daves share insights into writing a book, working with publishers and the magic that is Steve Stewart and his 10:30...

September 21, 2019

Measuring Podcast Growth

Today we look at comparing last year to this year (comparing seven days of downloads). Jim Collison from and Dave Jackson from answer your podcast questions including: How do I know if my podcast is growing? 9:50 the power of persistence 12:22...

September 14, 2019

Moving Your Podcast

You want to switch web hosting companies. How do you do this without losing your audience? You have a tool to help you build a Church website. Should I use them for my podcast? These questions and more are answered on today's episode as Dave Jackson...