Make a Living Podcasting

It’s never been as easy at today to start a podcast. Whether audio, or video, you can create content that the world will enjoy.

Plan the Podcast

What is your Podcast About?

Before you do anything, you should spend 30 minutes outlining your podcast. What subjects will you cover? How long will your show be? Willyou have sponsors and ads? If so, what’s your target audience? 

The Reality of Podcasting

There are 700,000 shows out there, and just like college students – the show to your left, and right might not be here next year. So make YOUR show count!

Audio or Video

Figure out your Media Audience

Audio is great to getting on platforms such as SoundCloud, Spotify, Stitcher, and more. Video works well with YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, etc. Where is your audience, and what are you comfortable doing?

Your Reach is Vast

Did you know that South Korea is a hot bed for podcasts? India’s podcast listeners are getting online, and by 2020, podcasting will reach $20 billion.

Plan a Schedule

Plan the work, work the plan.

It always helps to put together a timeline of when you are going to start your first show. Put a 2 month schedule together, and stick to it. you’ll find it’ll help your growth. 

Podcasters are Influencers

Since you reach anyone that downloads your shows, you can really influence someone else in your niche. It’s important to realize the potential with this. It can help you make a career out of podcasting.

Podcasting Gear

You will need tools for this trade. Depending on your budget, your podcast can be a computer and a microphone, or a whole studio of products that make your show pop with guests, vignettes, and more.