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Checklist: Prepare Your Computer for Podcasting or Being a Guest on a Podcast

Got an email from a user saying they had a problem with their show when they streamed it. Everything would start fine but then the stream would freeze and their shows were ruined. I have actually had that happen to me several times over the years. Especially if you use one computer for everything (which most people do). There are many different ways to make sure your show doesn’t stall when recording or streaming. I put together a checklist you should run to prepare for your best (audio or video) foot forward. Even if you are a guest on a...

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Why Add Backlinks in Podcast Show Notes

Most of us who podcast don’t want to write show notes. We just got done putting the audio or video together and the writing of what happened seems a bit redundant. Unfortunately, podcast show notes are a necessity – it increases our SEO, therefore brings in new consumers. WordPress helps uswith this but we can do more to not only make posts more searchable, but also keep people on our sites longer. Lets take a look at how backlinks can do that. What is a BackLink? A backlink is simply a link going back to another article. I can backlink...

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Corporation for Public Podcasting Pt 2: A Good Company Invests in their Podcast

In CPP Part 1, I talked about getting the podcast started. I discussed getting a position description and setting rules and expectations to the show. The guidelines are one of the most important parts of putting the podcast together. So now we move onto the 2nd important part – getting your company invested in the podcast itself. Make the Job Invest in this Podcast Last week I heard of a person who is making a podcast for their job. They are packing up their own equipment, then setting up shop at the job to podcast. Once done, they pack their...

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Should I Buy the iPad or iPad Mini for Podcasting?

Since the release of the iPad Mini, choosing between Apple tablets has become more difficult. Latest sales figures shows the iPad Mini is selling well – even better than some industry insiders expected. If you are buying an iPad for your podcast or video podcast efforts, which one should you choose – The iPad or iPad mini? iPad 4 Pros – 4K Resolution, Twice the Processor For amazingly sharp images and text, the newest generation of iPad is hard to beat. The 9.7-inch Retina Display is perfect for browsing the web, viewing photos and watching movies. The 2048×1536 resolution is sharper...

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Padcaster Studio Rig: Turn iPad into Mobile Studio

It’s so awesome that we can turn something like an iPad into a full recording studio. I remember a few years ago at CES we found out how the OWLE turned an iPhone into a camera. Now Padcaster is doing the same thing with your iPad on the Padcaster rig. Sponsored by:Free Trial of GotoMyPC for 30 Days! About the PadCaster The PadCaster is an outer shell that your iPad fits into. The Padcaster is a lightweight aluminum frame with threaded holes to put lights, microphones and other items needed for recording a show. Use the Lenscaster to attach different lenses...

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Behringer iStudio Uses iPad for Podcasting

While I was at CES last week I got to catch the Behringer iStudio iPad mixing console. This is a dock that you insert an iPad into and turn it into a small recording unit for music or even podcasting.Also known as the iS202, the device has 2 mic inputs (which can also accept a instrument cable), effects and foot switch controls, Line-in and MIDI with USB midi in and out. The iPad slips in the top of the iStudio where you can load up your favorite software. Pre-Order the Behringer iStudio iS202 iStudio in Podcasting Connect up the mics...

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How to Record Podcasts Black Friday Deals to Go For

Looking to get that podcaster something for xmas this year? Let me help out! I did some searching and find you some great deals that will help you with your Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Green Tuesday shopping. These are all technology-related items. If you want weird geeky items, check out the Dorkazine Black Friday deals. If you want techie items, check out Geekazine Black Friday Deals. PreSonus AudioBox Studio Set If you are looking for a great starter podcast kit, the PreSonus AudioBox Studio Set is definitely the item to get. PreSonus is a name most sound engineers are...

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Re-Running Podcasts – Revitalize old Episodes by Going on Vacation.

Hi, it’s Mignon Fogarty. I’m on vacation this week so I hope you enjoy this re-rerun of a podcast that originally ran in January of 2009… This is the first line in Mignon Fogarty’s podcast: Grammar Girl Quick and Dirty Tricks for Better Writing a couple weeks ago. She then went on with the podcast while relaxing at the Panama Canal. We all need a vacation from things – especially our podcasts. But we also know that if you don’t run a consistant show the audience might just leave. So what do you do? Re-run a show! Re-Run an older...

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Podcaster Sound Effects Board for iPad

Last week on my show iPad365 I talked about the Podcaster Sound Effects Board for iPad. This is an iPad app that adds different sounds to your show. Created by Eric Timmer, the Podcaster Sound Effects board features cowbells, alarms, train whistles and more. If you need a live studio audience this app will help get you applause and laughter. The Podcaster Sound FX Board features 2 pages of 25 effects (50 in all). There is even a section to show you how to connect an iPad to your sound mixer. You will need to use the headphones to monitor. Otherwise...

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How to Record Podcasts on Your iPad

When we started this crazy podcast thing, we had bulky microphones, big computers and clunky software. Times have changed. Now, we have iPads and all the means to record a podcast with it. My iPad Podcast – Hotel Walkthrough Whenever I go on a trip, I do a hotel walkthrough. Before it was a lot of work. Now, I can pick up my iPad and walk around a hotel taking video and mixing it down to upload. I purchased iMovie for iOS which allows me to create video, mix together and even put music behind. I can do a hotel walk-through in...