Why should I start a podcast for my business? Mar 20, 2021

Businesses all across the nation are hiring creative marketing professionals to help their brands develop and gain exposure to a wide array of people within their chosen niches. Due to recent events and circumstances, many businesses have been forced to implement new marketing strategies and...

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10 Creative Ways to Market Your Podcast Mar 17, 2021

We have had numerous people ask us questions regarding the marketing and promotion of podcasts. So, we wanted to give you ten creative strategies for marketing your show on social media. These are strategies that Spark Media founder Misty Phillip has utilized to increase the visibility of her...

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Podcasting Zone of Genius Mar 14, 2021

It is likely that at some point, you have heard the term “zone of genius.” Simply put, the zone of genius is your area of expertise. Some podcasters believe that they have to address every area of the podcasting process on their own to be successful. This belief often leads to a cycle...

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Podcast Reviews: What are they, why are they helpful, and how do I get more of them? Mar 11, 2021

 

If you have been around podcasting for any length of time, you have likely heard about podcast reviews. Whether you have heard the term from a seasoned host on your favorite podcast or from a friend who asked you to leave a review of their show, it is common for newer podcasters not to...

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Why are Christian voices needed in the podcasting industry? Mar 08, 2021

Many people dream of starting a podcast. Some of them will do so, and some will not. Often, the podcasting dream does not become a reality due to the fear of starting something new, the doubts that arise about one’s message, and the feeling that the message does not matter. Today, we want...

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Why does consistency matter as a podcaster & how do I remain consistent? content creation Mar 05, 2021

A common question of most podcasters is, "what is the easiest way to grow my platform, gain more listeners, and have a larger influence?" There is no magic formula for podcasting success, but there are several things that you, as the host, can do to increase your listenership and grow your...

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3 Reasons to Celebrate Podcast Milestones Mar 01, 2021

When people first set out to podcast, they often have the big picture of their podcasts' impact in their minds. Sometimes, they are considering how many people their words will reach. Other times, they have thoughts as to whether their words will reach anyone at all. Podcasting is hard work. At...

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Why should I start a podcast as an author? Feb 17, 2021

Many authors are confident that the Lord has called them to write words that impact the Kingdom of Heaven. These authors spend days, weeks, months, and years putting pen to paper or typing words on a keyboard to form books that point readers to Jesus. In the past, being a prolific writer was the...

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The Ultimate Guide to Podcast Launch Plans Feb 08, 2021

Many new podcasters are so ecstatic to start a podcast that they forget one of the key strategies for success - a launch plan. Launch plans keep you on track to obtaining your goals; they help dedicated listeners find your show, allowing you to plan ahead. In this post, we will cover the...

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The Ultimate Podcast Equipment Guide: Must-Have Microphones equipment mics Jan 30, 2021

Many podcasters are ready to launch the podcast of their dreams, but they are unsure what type of equipment to purchase. To eliminate this frustration, Misty Phillip, the founder of Spark Media, created a useful guide. Today, we are going to share our knowledge of the technical side of...

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7 Reasons to Start a Christian Podcast in 2021 Jan 18, 2021

If you are considering starting a Christian podcast in 2021, there are many reasons to do so. At Spark Media, we believe that everyone has both a voice and a story to share. In sharing your story, you are bringing God glory and helping advance the Kingdom of Heaven. Podcasting is an excellent...

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What are podcast show notes, and where can I find them? Jan 18, 2021

What are podcast show notes, and where can I find them?

Podcast show notes can take many forms. The show notes allow podcast hosts to summarize episodes, highlight key points, and share about resources mentioned within an interview or an episode. Show notes can be short and concise, or they could...

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