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Podcasting Pitfalls- Starting a Show Without Knowing Your Ideal Listener avatar ideal listener podcast target audiunce Nov 26, 2021

Podcasting Pitfalls- Starting a Show Without Knowing Your Ideal Listener

At Spark Media, we see a wide array of podcasting pitfalls - those mistakes that could be avoided with a little research, planning, and experience. One does not have to be a seasoned professional to spot these mistakes and...

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Create a Podcasting Workflow: Follow Up audiograms podcast workflow promotion social media posts Sep 28, 2021

Many podcasters wonder what measures they should take to follow up with their guests after an interview. In this sixth and final post of our podcast workflow series, we will discuss promotional strategies for your podcast episodes. 

 

There is a multitude of benefits to continuing the...

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Create a Podcasting Workflow: Interview your Guests podcast guest interview podcast workflow Sep 21, 2021

Create a Podcasting Workflow: Interview your Guests 

Many new podcasters tend to shy away from creating any kind of structure in their interviews. As a result, these hosts can become overwhelmed, the guests can turn the conversation away from the intended topic, and the struggles can become...

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Create a Podcasting Workflow: Brainstorming Potential Interview Questions podcast interview questions podcast workflow Sep 14, 2021

Create a Podcasting Workflow: Brainstorming Potential Interview Questions 

At Spark Media, we believe that creativity is necessary when it comes to keeping the attention of your podcast listeners. With numerous sources vying for their attention, it is our job, as hosts, to keep listener...

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Creating a Podcast Workflow: Create an Interview Outline interview outline intro outro podcast interview questions podcast workflow Sep 07, 2021

Creating a Podcast Workflow: Create an Interview Outline 

 

Conducting a podcast interview can be intimidating for some podcasters. So much so that these individuals shy away from conducting interviews due to fear of the outcome, fear of not knowing what to say, or fear of failing...

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Create a Podcast Workflow: Selecting a Scheduler podcast workflow Aug 31, 2021

Create a Podcast Workflow: Selecting a Scheduler 

 

Many podcasters wonder whether it is necessary to use a scheduling software to schedule guest appearances on a podcast show. At Spark Media, we believe that scheduling software makes the process of scheduling interviews run more...

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Create a Podcasting Workflow: Guest and Topic Selection podcast workflow Aug 24, 2021

Create a Podcasting Workflow: Guest and Topic Selection 

 

In the early 2000s, podcasts made their entry into the media industry. At the time, the technology was new, podcasts were few, and there was very little need for hosts to organize themselves to produce strategically, edit,...

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5 Essential Elements of Podcast Show Notes Aug 17, 2021

Upon starting a podcast, many hosts want to know the most effective method for creating high-value show notes. That is, most individuals want to know how to create show notes that gain traction and make an impact. Today, our aim is to share our method of writing show notes and the reasons why...

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Do I need a YouTube channel for my podcast? Jul 27, 2021

Do I need a YouTube channel for my podcast? 

Many people wonder if it is worthwhile to have a YouTube channel for a podcast show. While there are varying opinions out there on this topic, the general consensus is that YouTube is becoming increasingly popular among users of all ages....

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5 Ways to Stand Out as an Intentional Interviewer interview Jul 20, 2021

5 Ways to Stand Out as an Intentional Interviewer 

 

When conducting a podcast interview, a host must be intentional in the questions that he or she poses and that those questions draw a story from the interviewee. Throughout our time in the podcasting realm, the Spark Media team has...

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Create Valuable Content as Podcaster Jul 13, 2021

Create Valuable Content as Podcaster

An essential element of every fantastic podcast is content that brings value to your listener. One common question that we receive at Spark Media is, “what does it mean to create valuable content for my podcast?” This post will provide you with...

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How do I cultivate an audience for my podcast? audience engage listeners Jul 10, 2021

How do I cultivate an audience for my podcast? 

From the very beginning of the podcasting journey, it is common for individuals to desire a quick spurt of growth and a lasting impact. However, podcasting is not typically a medium by which expeditious growth occurs. Instead, this medium of...

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