Category: Podcast Equipment

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From Podcast Movement 2022 to Podcast Launch in 2023

As someone who has been to podcasting conferences for years, I am always excited to see things that make it easier for a podcast launch. This year I focused on new tools and features available to encourage beginning podcasters to launch in 2023. Podcast Launch Tip 1 — Gear up

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Remote Podcast Recording with Libsyn’s Brian Cottington

In the podcasting industry, remote podcast recording is evolving very quickly, due to hardware, software, and remote recording studios constantly being developed and iterated. Do you have a co-host for your podcast? Are you inspired to interview subject matter experts all over the world? If you are considering any situation

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Amazon Prime Podcasting Gear Wishlist 2022

Add These Podcasting Gear Recs to Your Prime Day List!

There’s nothing like scoring great podcasting gear for even better prices! Prime Day is almost here to help you stock up on the best tools and products to up-level your podcast. In case you don’t quite know what Prime Day is, it’s a two-day shopping event with exclusive deals for

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Fun iOS 16 Podcast Workflows from 2022 (WWDC22)

As podcasters we focus on Apple’s hardware releases and how they will create a more seamless experience in podcasting. Truth be told, we’ll be discussing it at length on Episode 220 of The Feed, but I decided to give a quick overview of what iOS 16, iPadOS 16 and WatchOS

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Libsyn to Support Apple Podcasts Delegated Delivery

On May 16, Apple announced, “Apple Podcasts Delegated Delivery in Partnership with Libsyn” fully launching later this year. This partnership will provide easier submission of new shows (and premium content) to Apple Podcasts from the Libsyn platform. Libsyn is thrilled to be among the podcast hosts partnering with Apple Podcasts

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Podcasting Equipment Wish List

Past, Present, and Yet to Come Podcasting Equipment Wish Lists From the Libsyn Podcasting Hall of Famers This time of year, visions of NEW podcasting gear are dancing in podcasters’ heads. Podcasting equipment wish lists are full of mics, headphones, and more and more video gear ready to carry us

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The Best Boom Arms for Your Home Podcasting Studio

Looking for ways to tidy up your studio, free up space on your desk, or you want minimum to no noise while you’re recording? A boom arm might be what you are looking for! Boom arms can help save you from desk noise, give you more space to move around

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¿Cómo Configurar Tu Estudio De Podcast

En este artículo, vamos a discutir dónde grabar un podcast y cómo ajustar tu espacio para obtener el mejor sonido. Lo más probable es que puedas comenzar con ajustes mínimos en el espacio que ya tienes disponible.

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Planning Your Podcast

Planifica Tu Podcast

La planificación de un podcast puede llevar desde una media hora hasta un esfuerzo de planificación de varias personas y algunos gastos de investigación. Es un tiempo bien invertido al comienzo para prepararse para el éxito y ahorrar tiempo y molestias más adelante.

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Planning Your Podcast

Plan Your Podcast

Planning a podcast can take anywhere from as little as a half hour all the way up to a multi-person planning effort and some expenses for research. It’s time well spent at the start to set yourself up for success and save time and hassles later.

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Libsyn, At Podcast Movement Movement In Philadelphia

We are incredibly excited to be attending Podcast Movement 2018 in Philadelphia! This has become one of the highlights of the year, and in 2018, we are taking the biggest Libsyn Team yet to the event! We are there for you, the podcaster, the wanna be podcaster, the OG podcaster,

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Libsyn Podcasters Get Featured On Our Facebook Cover Page!

How would you like to be featured on our Facebook Page’s cover photo like the amazing Gamertag Radio? The podcasting community is one of the biggest strengths of podcasting. Part of building up podcasting is reinforcing and augmenting the podcasting community. One powerful way to do that is to at

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Rockin’ New libsyn Podcasts: The Shows of New Mommy Media

This series is all about libsyn’s newest podcasters. Its sole purpose is to introduce these awesome podcasts to the world as well as share their podcasting insight to empower the community! Q & A with Sunny Gault from Preggie Pals and more When did you start podcasting? I produced my

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Libsyn Turns Eight Years Old!

It’s Libsyn’s birthday today!!!! Eight years serving the podcasting community. We want to say thank you for all of your support. We are proud to be part of how you create and get your voice out! If you want to know a bit more of our story, READ THIS

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An Alternative to Premiumcast? Check out MyLibsyn

It has come to our attention that PremiumCast.com is closing down. Although we at this time do not have the full details of what is going on, it seems that PremiumCast might be going away, due to Nanacast “pulling the plug” as the amazing Dan Klass puts it. If you

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Libsyn Stats Got a Little Love

Ooh, Libsyn has a shiny new way of displaying their analytics. Pretty! Plus daily, and weekly total downloads too. — Nick & Candice (@lmtdrelease) June 30, 2012   @libsyn Just checked my stats on libsyn via my iPad and wow, nice new stat layout there. — Being Dad Podcast (@Beingdadpodcast)

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Break Through Roadblocks To Increase Your Listeners

What are the hardest roadblocks toward getting new listeners for your podcast? The potential listeners that I’m referring to here, are not those that are familiar with podcasts. I’m talking about those people that you know would love your content but are not techy, nor do they include iTunes in

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Top Comedy Podcasts Host On Libsyn and LibsynPRO!

We browse around iTunes periodically, you know, checking things out… Scanning through the categories… Checking out the featured and new and notables…. And guess what we found… We are currently hosting 95% of the top Audio Comedy Podcasts! That’s the coolest thing ever! We are beyond honored to be able

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Podcast Specific Thumbnail Graphics for your Facebook Page!

OMG! Is our awesome web/graphic superhero the coolest or what? Here’s the deal: our FABULOSO Chuck, the one we all go pounce on whenever we need anything graphic/web related over at libsyn, just created a gazillion little Facebook Page tab thumbnail images for YOU!!! Those in the above graphic are

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Libsyn OnPublish Now For Facebook Pages!

Remember the cool functionality to easily cross-post your favorite episodes over to twitter and Facebook via our sweet OnPublish feature? (If you have no idea what I’m talking about check it out here) New Facebook OnPublish Features One of the BIGGEST features that you requested was being able to cross-post

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Podcasting Wisdom From The Very Best

Keeping up with this podcasting thing is not easy. We’ve been in the podcasting game since 2004 and have seen a gazillion podcasts (and that’s a total fact) come through libsyn. We’ve observed the longevity of podcasts for almost a decade. Here is just one very important piece of data:

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Podcasting Advice From Mom

Podcasting Advice From Mom s One of the most powerful qualities about motherhood is our voice. Our voice will be heard by our children, long past the time they’ve left home. I know that I still hear my Mother’s voice somewhere deep inside me, sometimes it’s great, and other times,

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Libsyn Stats Are Changing For The Better

Big Changes To Libsyn Stats One of the top reasons we hear from you that you chose libsyn as your host is for our stats. Many of you check the stats on a daily or even hourly basis (don’t try and deny it…we totally know you do!) In order to feed your

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Using Mylibsyn To Offer Premium Subscription Content: Marc Maron

So you guys know about the cool new feature for libsyn users to monetize their content and create premium content crazy easily right? Quick summary of Mylibsyn: As a podcast producer you have the ability to offer premium content subscriptions to your audience with one login across multiple platforms. You

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Mylibsyn: The Easy Way To Make Your Podcast Premium

We are so excited to be able to introduce Mylibsyn! Mylibsyn is the power to offer your audience access to your Premium Content across all platforms in a totally simple way. We know that you’ve had ideas to monetize your podcast. We know that you’ve been wanting to offer more

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Your Favorite Podcasting Microphones

Man do podcasters love their microphones! And it seems that there are a lot of podcasters interested in knowing more about what microphone to use as well as what others use. We asked on twitter: What’s your favorite podcasting microphone? It certainly was a lively conversation! I’m amazed by all

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Why Host Your Audio And Video Files On libsyn?

Although there are a few hosting providers that advertise unlimited hosting space and unlimited file transfer, that isn’t really the case. Most general level hosting companies out there do not want you to upload mp3s on their servers. Please take a look at this conversation regarding this very issue between

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Last Minute Holiday Gifts For Your Favorite Podcaster

I decided to put this little post together not entirely from a selfless point of view. Full disclosure: I am a podcaster and I would LOVE to get any of these for Christmas 🙂 Which is why I’m sharing them with you, not only for my own selfish little reasons

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Podcasts on Google TV

It looks like podcasts are going to be a big part of the new Google TV platform.  According to NewTeeVee: “Google TV will include a podcast directory, giving users the ability to subscribe to shows and have future episodes show up in the same list as their DVR recordings.” Anytime

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iTunes Podcast Store comes to 67 new countries

​June 29th 2010 will mark the 5 Year anniversary of iTunes v4.9 and as a Podcaster you may know that was when podcasting support was added to iTunes.  That is also when the iTunes Podcasting page was launched.  What you may not know is that over the past 5 years

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Tutorial 1: The Quick Post

This is a 3-step tutorial on how to quickly post a file to libsyn3.  This is only really appropriate for those times when you just need to get a file up and able to be downloaded- but not published to any destination (rss feed, webpage, app, player, etc). Step 1.

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Libsyn3.4 hits the ground running

The focus for libsyn 3.4 is all about producer publishing. We spent this sprint making sure we make as easy a transition between old libsyn and libsyn3 as possible, welcome new users into a system that is ready for them, and just really think about the individual podcaster. There are

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