093 How to Niche Down Your Podcast Like a Pro

093 How to Niche Down Your Podcast Like a Pro

Two ways to make your podcast more relevant to listeners How niche can you go? How niche should you go? And, how do you pull it off?  Niching scares the crap out of podcasters. I think they’re afraid that if they target a smaller audience, they’ll have a small...
092 Why Niche Podcasts are Killing it Right Now

092 Why Niche Podcasts are Killing it Right Now

A case study in support of making your podcast more niche You want a big audience, right? Big audience means big success, right? What if I told you that you could be way more successful if you focused on a small audience? A niche audience? In this week’s episode of...
091 This One Tip Will Make You a Much Better Interviewer

091 This One Tip Will Make You a Much Better Interviewer

Take this Challenge to Improve Your Podcast Interview Skills Hands up if you start your podcast with a question like, ‘How did you get started?’ You, with your hand up, this one’s for you.  There are many variations of this lazy first question but the main similarity...
090 Three Super Podcast Editing Tips that will Save Your Bacon

090 Three Super Podcast Editing Tips that will Save Your Bacon

Save time and your sanity when you edit your podcast. How many expletives have you unleashed during the act of podcast editing. I’m guessing a lot. I still let them fly and I’ve been editing audio for almost three decades.  Editing is no joke. It can be frustrating,...
089 How to Pivot Your Podcast and Get Results

089 How to Pivot Your Podcast and Get Results

Making the right changes for the right reasons can make your podcast better. If my last podcast left you feeling like, ‘hot damn, I need to pivot!’ then let’s make sure you pivot right. In this episode, I cover how to do it and not eff it up.  In case you missed my...
088 Is it Time to Pivot Your Podcast for Greater Success?

088 Is it Time to Pivot Your Podcast for Greater Success?

If your podcast isn’t serving you, you might need a major podcast makeover. Be honest. Is your podcast delivering the results you expected when you committed the time and money to creating it? Are you considering taking it for coffee and gently explaining, “It’s not...
087 The Best Way to Measure Podcast Success

087 The Best Way to Measure Podcast Success

Setting Smart Podcast KPIs that Move the Needle for your Business Mega-downloads = successful podcast, right? Not so fast, podcaster. Look, I get it. Watching your download numbers grow feels good. It’s like a whole bunch of gold stars on your homework. And,...
086 How to Make Your First Question Count

086 How to Make Your First Question Count

Here’s the best way to start a podcast interview. You’ve heard me say it before. You have seconds, SECONDS, to grab the listener’s attention. Don’t squander it with a boring first question.  Picture it. A new listener has found your show. They made it through...
085 How to Grow Your Podcast by Being a Great Guest

085 How to Grow Your Podcast by Being a Great Guest

Reap the Benefits of Appearing on Other People’s Podcasts You’ve been invited to be on someone else’s podcast. Great. Now, don’t screw this up! It’s no secret that being a guest on another podcast is a great way to expand your reach, grow your authority, and...
084 Are You Lost in the Podcast Equipment Weeds?

084 Are You Lost in the Podcast Equipment Weeds?

Are You Lost in the Podcast Equipment Weeds? Is your podcast gear obsession a problem? http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/84_Podcast_equipment_doesnt_matter.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW to JUST THE TIP on your Favourite Podcast Platform! I can geek out about gear...
083 Are You Really Serving Your Listener Every Episode?

083 Are You Really Serving Your Listener Every Episode?

Are You Really Serving Your Listener Every Episode? How Listener-Centric Podcasting Serves Your Audience and Your Business http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/083_Serving_your_listener.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW to JUST THE TIP on your Favourite Podcast Platform!...
082 How to Pick the Right Podcast Music

082 How to Pick the Right Podcast Music

How to Pick the Right Podcast Music Finding music for your podcast intro and more. http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/082_-_Music_Matters.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW to JUST THE TIP on your Favourite Podcast Platform! What does your music say about your podcast?...
081 Why you Need Good Episode Titles for your Podcast

081 Why you Need Good Episode Titles for your Podcast

Why you Need Good Episode Titles for your Podcast Three tips that will help your podcast get found http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/081_-_Episode_Titles.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW to JUST THE TIP on your Favourite Podcast Platform! Yes. Confession time. Are...
080 How to Produce a Killer Podcast Trailer

080 How to Produce a Killer Podcast Trailer

How to Produce a Killer Podcast Trailer The benefits of having a promotional trailer on iTunes (Apple Podcasts) http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/080_-_Podcast_Trailers.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW to JUST THE TIP on your Favourite Podcast Platform! In a time...
079 Word on the street is SHUT THE HELL UP!

079 Word on the street is SHUT THE HELL UP!

Word on the street is SHUT THE HELL UP! Why Listeners are Turning Off Your Podcast http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/079_-_Use_Streeters_CLIPS.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW to JUST THE TIP on your Favourite Podcast Platform! Are listeners turning off your podcast...
078 Why and How to Add Man-on-the-Street Interviews

078 Why and How to Add Man-on-the-Street Interviews

Why and How to Add Man-on-the-Street Interviews Incorporate the Tried and True ‘Streeters’ Interview to Inject Life into Your Podcast http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/078_-_Use_Streeters.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW to JUST THE TIP on your Favourite Podcast...
077 How to Start an Effective Podcast for your Business

077 How to Start an Effective Podcast for your Business

How to Start an Effective Podcast for your Business The 3 Things You Need to Consider in Your Podcast For Business http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/077_Podcasting_for_your_Business.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW to JUST THE TIP on your Favourite Podcast Platform!...
076 5 Big Mistakes Co-Hosts Make in Podcasting

076 5 Big Mistakes Co-Hosts Make in Podcasting

5 Big Mistakes Co-Hosts Make in Podcasting How to avoid co-host awkwardness bleeding through your podcast http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/076_Podcast_Co-hosting_Mistakes.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW to JUST THE TIP on your Favourite Podcast Platform! You’ve got...
075 Why You Need To Know Your Podcaster Type

075 Why You Need To Know Your Podcaster Type

Why You Need To Know Your Podcaster Type You are in one of three podcast lanes but is it the right one? http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/075_What_type_of_podcaster_are_you.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW to JUST THE TIP on your Favourite Podcast Platform! There are...
074 How to Stop saying Um and Ah in Your Podcast

074 How to Stop saying Um and Ah in Your Podcast

074 How to Stop saying Um and Ah in Your Podcast Avoiding verbal crutches and filler words. http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/074_Stop_Saying_UmAh_and_crutches.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW     Do you have a verbal crutch? You know that word or sound you lean on...
073 How to Kill a Bad Podcast Interview

073 How to Kill a Bad Podcast Interview

How to Kill a Bad Podcast Interview Breakup with a crappy podcast guest like a pro http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/073_How_to_Kill_a_Bad_Podcast_Interview.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW     It happens to the best of us. Even the pros have bad interviews. Or,...
072 My Top Tips for Podcasters Recording on the Road

072 My Top Tips for Podcasters Recording on the Road

My Top Tips for Recording on the Road How to get the best possible sound when you’re not in your home studio http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/072_My_Top_Tips_for_Podcasters_Recording_on_the_Road.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW     So, you’re hitting the road and...
071 How I Tripled My Podcast Downloads One Day

071 How I Tripled My Podcast Downloads One Day

How I Tripled My Podcast Downloads One Day An Experiment in Podcast Marketing Growth Hacks http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/071_How_I_Tripled_My_Podcast_Downloads_One_Day.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW     It’s the holy grail of podcasting  – the secret to...
070 Will Your Podcast Be Out in 3 Strikes?

070 Will Your Podcast Be Out in 3 Strikes?

Will Your Podcast Be Out in 3 Strikes? How Your Podcast May be Pissing Me (and Your Listeners) Off http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/070_Will_Your_Podcast_Be_Out_in_3_Strikes.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW     You’ve got maybe a minute to convince a listener to...
069 Why You Need to Keep Podcasts Evergreen

069 Why You Need to Keep Podcasts Evergreen

Why You Need to Keep Podcasts Evergreen Ignore the release date. That's the point. http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/069_Why_You_Need_to_Keep_Podcasts_Evergreen.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW     Did you happen to notice the date this podcast was released?...
068 Your Podcast is not Safe! How to Protect it from Being Pulled

068 Your Podcast is not Safe! How to Protect it from Being Pulled

Your Podcast is not Safe! Protect it from Being Pulled Why iTunes (Apple Podcasts) killed my podcast http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/068_Your_Podcast_is_not_Safe_-_How_to_Protect_it_from_Being_Pulled.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW     My podcast disappeared from...
067 This is the Bare Minimum You Need to Reach in Podcasting

067 This is the Bare Minimum You Need to Reach in Podcasting

The Bare Minimum in Podcasting Great content won't cut it if you fail to do this 1 thing. http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/067_This_is_the_Bare_Minimum_You_Need_to_Reach_in_Podcasting.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW     I love to talk to people about...
066 What to do About the Dreaded Podcast Burnout

066 What to do About the Dreaded Podcast Burnout

What to do About Podcast Burnout Is it time to take a break, change it up, or kill it? http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/066_What_to_do_About_the_Dreaded_Podcast_Burnout.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW     Come up with another topic. Line up a guest. Make sure they...
065 How to Get the Most out of Your Podcast Guest

065 How to Get the Most out of Your Podcast Guest

How to Get the Most out of Your Podcast Guest Best Practices for a Pre-Interview http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/065_How_to_Get_the_Most_out_of_Your_Podcast_Guest.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW     Confession time. Are you a podcast cowboy who just wings it with...
064 How to Decrease Connection Fails when Recording Podcasts

064 How to Decrease Connection Fails when Recording Podcasts

How to Decrease Connection Fails when Recording Stop the Madness and sound better with this 1 tip http://traffic.libsyn.com/podcastperformancecoach/064_How_to_Decrease_Connection_Fails_when_Recording_Podcasts.mp3 SUBSCRIBE NOW     Are you still there? Oh, uh you cut...