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October 24, 2022

The future of Descript and audio editing for the masses

The latest version of Descript brings with it some concerning changes, interface shifts, and bugs, without addressing the longstanding bugs with its transcription engine.

August 22, 2022

Apple wants you to stop sharing your login details with your team

Apple sent an email to podcasters last week, about sharing login details and two-factor authentication. Here’s what it all means.

August 21, 2022

What Google’s helpful content update means for podcasters

Is your podcast website providing helpful content? Here are x questions to ask in the wake of Google’s new search update.

July 28, 2022

Harnessing the superpower of misophonia

You don't need exceptional hearing to notice something that feels off. Here's how you can turn the curse of misophonia into the gift of noticing.

July 19, 2022

What to do when speaking out leads to negative feedback

When you have something important to share with the world (that not everyone will agree with) you're going to end up with negative comments. Good. That means it's working.

July 15, 2022

About that time I duetted with Gilbert Gottfried

I've gone near-viral a couple of times on YouTube. Here's the story of my second-highest score, but my favourite by far.

July 13, 2022

Why is this so hard?

A reminder, should you need it, that you've got this, even on those days where that feels furthest from the truth.

June 17, 2022

What are podcast show notes?

The term “show notes” is confusing. Let’s take a closer look at show notes, and how to write ones your listeners will love.

June 16, 2022

It’s easier to record your podcast remotely than in person

Recording in-person podcasts was far more common before the pandemic than it is now. But with the world opening up again, let’s remind ourselves why it’s easier to record remotely.

June 14, 2022

How to make a podcast press kit in Notion

Notion is a knowledge management app, with a generous free tier and flexible features. You can use Notion to build just about anything, and share it with the world. Here’s how you can create a rich and interactive press kit for your podcast, using Notion.

June 13, 2022

Why video is not the future of podcasting

There’s a lot of industry buzz suggesting video is the future of podcasting, and that if you don’t have a video strategy, you can’t succeed. That’s wrong for 99% of podcasts, including yours. Here’s why.

April 11, 2022

One small change in language could mean one giant heap to your listener

Many podcasters are squandering the chance to build meaningful audience connections. Here’s how you can stop holding your listener at arms' length and bring them closer to you, with one small change.