Podcasting for Dummies, 3rd Edition

  • 6h 48m
  • Chuck Tomasi, Tee Morris
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2017

Produce a podcast like the pros

More people than ever are turning to podcasts for on-demand, mobile entertainment and information. Podcasting For Dummies offers a fast and easy way to get the know-how you need to produce and distribute one of your very own. Written by a pair of podcasting pioneers, this book shares insight on the technology behind recording, editing, and sharing podcasts, along with tips and tricks on how to produce a pro-level podcast.

Podcasting has enjoyed a recent boom thanks to a new crop of hit podcasts catching the ears of the public and media along with the continued growth of mobile and streaming devices as a source for entertainment. If you want to jump on the podcasting bandwagon, you've come to the right place! In this fully updated edition, would-be and experienced podcasters alike will get all the tech information, production insight, and promotional tips they need to either get a podcast off the ground or improve on an existing one.

  • Get the gear you need
  • Find your podcasting voice
  • Find and build an audience
  • Plan your podcast

New tools have made it easier than ever to create a podcast—and this book shows you how.

About the Authors

Tee Morris was an early podcaster whose first podcasts helped build audiences for his writing. Today he is a social media and communications professional who podcasts on topics ranging from original fiction to Internet security to video game reviews.

Chuck Tomasi is an IT professional who began with one podcast in 2004 and quickly grew to several more. He has taken his podcast passion to his day-job to drive community and sales.

In this Book

  • Foreword
  • Introduction
  • Getting the Scoop on Podcasting
  • Getting the Gadgets That Make a Podcast Go
  • Building Your Podcast's Digital Workstation
  • Go, Go, Power Podcasters
  • Before You Hit the Record Button
  • Interview-Fu—Talk to Me, Grasshopper
  • So What are You Waiting for? Record, Already!
  • Cleanup, Podcast Aisle 7!
  • Roll Camera—Video Podcasting
  • Shrink That Puppy and Slap a Label on it
  • Move it on up (To Your Web Server)
  • Providing Show Notes
  • Speaking Directly to Your Peeps
  • Fishing for Listeners
  • Show Me the Money
  • Podcasting for Publicity
  • Podcasting for Passion
  • Ten Types of Podcasts to Check Out
  • Top Ten Reasons Why to Podcast