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Podcast Pontifications

By Evo Terra

Podcasting needs to be made better, not just easier. Because after 15 years, less than a quarter of the population listen to podcasts regularly. While new business models, discovery apps, and content curators will evolve, much of the responsibility --and work-- falls on us, the working podcaster. This short-form show takes an Advancing view of podcasting, with daily strategic insights to help you develop critical thinking skill needed to make the best future-proofed podcast you can with the tools of today.

  1. 1.
    Change Your Podcast Hosting Relationship [Episode 141]03/26/2019
    8:54
  2. 2.
    Change Your Location, Change Your Podcast [Episode 140]03/25/2019
    8:51
  3. 3.
    APODCalypse Endgame: When Literally Everyone Has A Podcast [Episode 139]03/21/2019
    9:07
  4. 4.
    APODcalypse: What If Podcasting Fails... Again? [Episode 138]03/20/2019
    8:50
  5. 5.
    APodCalypse: The Downfall Of Free Podcasts [Episode 137]03/19/2019
    9:28
  6. 6.
    APODcalypse: Sub-Audible Keyword Stuffing? [Episode 136]03/18/2019
    9:02
  7. 7.
    Focus On Business Goals With Your Podcast [Episode 135]03/14/2019
    9:24
  8. 8.
    Focus On Your Audience [Episode 134]03/13/2019
    9:13
  1. 9.
    Focus on One Topic All Season Long [Episode 133]03/12/2019
    8:43
  2. 10.
    Focus Collaboration For Focused Audience Growth [Episode 132]03/11/2019
    9:35
  3. 11.
    Exploring Podcasting's Explosive Growth In 2018 [Episode 131]03/07/2019
    9:54
  4. 12.
    Picking Sides In The Politics Of Podcasting [Episode 130]03/06/2019
    9:18
  5. 13.
    How Big Money Will Limit & Grow Podcasting At The Same Time [Episode 129]03/05/2019
    9:01
  6. 14.
    Open Rate: Podcasting's Forgotten Metric [Episode 128]03/04/2019
    9:30
  7. 15.
    Stop Not Marketing Your Podcast [Episode 127]02/28/2019
    9:25
  8. 16.
    Stop Competing With Your Guests [Episode 126]02/27/2019
    9:14
  9. 17.
    Stop Ignoring Your Podcast's Sound Quality [Episode 125]02/26/2019
    9:04
  10. 18.
    Stop Trying To Run Ads On Your Podcast [Episode 124]02/25/2019
    8:35
  11. 19.
    Introducing The 7 Minute Mentor02/22/2019
    9:16
  12. 20.
    Podcasting Intrapreneurs Wanted [Episode 123]02/21/2019
    9:13
  13. 21.
    Getting Past Podcasting's Linear Past [Episode 122]02/20/2019
    9:08
  14. 22.
    Do Subscriptions Help Or Hurt Podcasting? [Episode 121]02/19/2019
    9:12
  15. 23.
    Upping The Sound Quality Of Podcasts [Episode 120]02/18/2019
    8:17
  16. 24.
    The Coming Wave of Custom Podcast Apps [Episode 119]02/14/2019
    9:20
  17. 25.
    Are Podcasts Worth Paying For? [Episode 118]02/13/2019
    9:21
  18. 26.
    The Future of Video In Podcasting [Episode 117]02/12/2019
    9:35
  19. 27.
    Live Podcasting Is Not Dead Simple [Episode 116]02/11/2019
    9:11
  20. 28.
    "Spotify Is Changing Podcasting! What Should My Podcast Do?" [Episode 115]02/07/2019
    9:38
  21. 29.
    Podcasting's Unlikely Social Sharing Savior: Spotify [Episode 114]02/06/2019
    8:21
  22. 30.
    Pride, Prejudice, & Podcasting [Episode 113]02/05/2019
    8:53
  23. 31.
    Moving Podcasting From Big Joke To Big Deal [Episode 112]02/04/2019
    9:24
  24. 32.
    Your Podcast Needs A Loyalty Program [Episode 111]01/31/2019
    9:32
  25. 33.
    Podcasting Needs Better Standards [Episode 110]01/30/2019
    9:30
  26. 34.
    How To Stop Google From Ignoring Your Podcast [Episode 109]01/29/2019
    9:28
  27. 35.
    Acute Solutions to Chronic Problems of Listener Growth [Episode 108]01/28/2019
    9:28
  28. 36.
    When Robots Attack Podcasting! [Episode 107]01/24/2019
    9:06
  29. 37.
    Unmeasurable Metrics: Seeking Serendipity [Episode 106]01/23/2019
    9:15
  30. 38.
    The Art of Being Specifically Selfish [Episode 105]01/22/2019
    8:32
  31. 39.
    It Will Never Be Easier To Make A Good Podcast [Episode 104]01/21/2019
    9:06
  32. 40.
    Exposing Your Business' Podcast To The Public [Episode 103]01/17/2019
    9:43
  33. 41.
    How To Convince Your Boss To Send You To A Podcasting Conference [Episode 102]01/16/2019
    9:23
  34. 42.
    Will Podcasting Ever Become A Growth Channel? [Episode 101]01/15/2019
    9:25
  35. 43.
    Finding Your Groove & Escaping The Rut [Episode 100]01/14/2019
    8:52
  36. 44.
    Are You Making A Podcast or A Can Of Beans? [Episode 99]01/10/2019
    9:20
  37. 45.
    Building Resilience Into Your Podcast [Episode 98]01/09/2019
    9:19
  38. 46.
    In Defense of Seasons [Episode 97]01/08/2019
    9:19
  39. 47.
    From Streaming Audio To Revenue Streams [Episode 96]01/07/2019
    9:35
  40. 48.
    Promoting Your Podcast To The Clueless [Episode 95]01/03/2019
    9:11
  41. 49.
    Why A Business Podcast Is Better Than A Website [Episode 94]01/02/2019
    8:24
  42. 50.
    2-Question Web-Presence Test [Episode 93]12/20/2018
    9:14
  43. 51.
    Eliminate The Bad Sounds [Episode 92]12/19/2018
    9:31
  44. 52.
    First & Last Impressions [Episode 91]12/18/2018
    9:44
  45. 53.
    Title, Description & Image [Episode 90]12/17/2018
    9:17
  46. 54.
    2 Reasons Podcasters Should Love The Idea of RAD [Episode 89]12/13/2018
    9:11
  47. 55.
    Podcasting Pillars for 2019: Character, Conviction, & Conceit [Episode 88]12/12/2018
    8:44
  48. 56.
    10 Reasons Why You Are Not In Control Of Your Podcast [Episode 87]12/11/2018
    9:47
  49. 57.
    How Disney+ Will Impact Podcasting [Episode 86]12/10/2018
    8:18
  50. 58.
    Podcasting's Missing Porn Problem [Episode 85]12/06/2018
    9:37
  51. 59.
    Using VC Money To Quit Your Day Job [Episode 84]12/05/2018
    9:38
  52. 60.
    Podcasting's Holiday Paradox [Episode 83]12/04/2018
    9:31
  53. 61.
    The Best New Year’s Resolution For Seasoned Podcasters [Episode 82]12/03/2018
    9:11
  54. 62.
    Entanglement with Podcasting's Gatekeepers [Episode 81]11/29/2018
    9:59
  55. 63.
    600K+ Reasons Podcasters Can't Organize [Episode 80]11/28/2018
    9:34
  56. 64.
    Ignore Most Today & Focus On The Best For Tomorrow [Episode 79]11/27/2018
    10:04
  57. 65.
    Cooking Up A Podcast With Leftovers [Episode 78]11/26/2018
    9:42
  58. 66.
    Podcasting Is The New Book Publishing [Episode 77]11/21/2018
    9:55
  59. 67.
    Play For Free Or Pay Your Fee? [Episode 76]11/20/2018
    9:03
  60. 68.
    Stop Obsessing Over Dedicated Podcast Listening Apps [Episode 75]11/19/2018
    9:38
  61. 69.
    Learning (And Teaching) New Things For (And On) Your Podcast [Episode 74]11/15/2018
    9:25
  62. 70.
    Your Podcast Is Bigger Than Your Feed [Episode 73]11/14/2018
    9:22
  63. 71.
    Has Google Given Up On Podcasting? [Episode 72]11/13/2018
    9:30
  64. 72.
    Searching For Your Podcast's Niche [Episode 71]11/12/2018
    9:26
  65. 73.
    Don't Let A Hacker Steal Your Podcast [Episode 70]11/08/2018
    9:47
  66. 74.
    Merging Your Way To Podcasting Competency [Episode 69]11/07/2018
    9:21
  67. 75.
    Is The "Just Launch" Mentality Bad For Podcasting? [Episode 68]11/06/2018
    9:22
  68. 76.
    Niche-ing Down On Daily Podcasts [Episode 67]11/05/2018
    9:14
  69. 77.
    Relating America's Car Obsession To Its Dominance In Podcasting [Episode 66]11/01/2018
    9:32
  70. 78.
    No, Podcasting Hasn't Jumped The Shark. But... [Episode 65]10/31/2018
    9:40
  71. 79.
    EATing Your Way To A Successful Podcast [Episode 64]10/30/2018
    9:29
  72. 80.
    Don't Micromanage The Future Out Of Your Podcast [Episode 63]10/29/2018
    9:28
  73. 81.
    Atomizing Your Podcast [Episode 62]10/25/2018
    9:09
  74. 82.
    What NOT To Put In Your Podcast Outro [Episode 61]10/24/2018
    9:05
  75. 83.
    Podcasting Over The Intranet? [Episode 60]10/23/2018
    9:23
  76. 84.
    Overcoming Podcasting's Creativity Paradox [Episode 59]10/22/2018
    9:26
  77. 85.
    Embracing Podcasting's Punk Rock Roots [Episode 58]10/18/2018
    9:29
  78. 86.
    The Art Of Renting Out Your Podcast [Episode 57]10/17/2018
    9:26
  79. 87.
    You, We, and The Audience Makes Three [Episode 56]10/16/2018
    8:52
  80. 88.
    Choose Your Own Future, Podcaster! [Episode 55]10/15/2018
    9:11
  81. 89.
    The Rise And Fall of Podcast SEO [Episode 54]10/11/2018
    9:32
  82. 90.
    My Podcast Can Beat Up Your Facebook Live [Episode 53]10/10/2018
    9:46
  83. 91.
    What's The Frequency, Podcaster? [Episode 52]10/09/2018
    9:25
  84. 92.
    In Support of Single-Issue Podcasting [Episode 51]10/08/2018
    9:15
  85. 93.
    Building Community for Your Business Podcast [Episode 50]10/04/2018
    9:23
  86. 94.
    Science Says Monkey With Your Podcast [Episode 49]10/03/2018
    9:14
  87. 95.
    Podcast Experts Are Not Your Friends [Episode 48]10/02/2018
    9:32
  88. 96.
    Podcasting Like An Influencer (Even For Your Business) [Episode 47]10/01/2018
    9:57
  89. 97.
    The Real Line That Divides Podcasters [Episode 46]09/27/2018
    9:27
  90. 98.
    Stealing Money To Pay For Podcasting [Episode 45]09/26/2018
    9:40
  91. 99.
    Exploring Podcasting's Effort Hockey Stick [Episode 44]09/25/2018
    9:30
  92. 100.
    You've Launched Your Podcast. Now What? [Episode 43]09/24/2018
    9:35
  93. 101.
    Marketing your podcast to the TOP! [Episode 42]09/20/2018
    9:30
  94. 102.
    I Think We Have Business Podcasting All Wrong [Episode 41]09/19/2018
    9:13
  95. 103.
    The BFR Approach to Podcasting [Episode 40]09/18/2018
    9:38
  96. 104.
    Podcasting's Growth: Bigger Audience or Just More Playgrounds? [Episode 39]09/17/2018
    9:31
  97. 105.
    Sept 12 2018: The Rise of Skynet of Podcasting? [Episode 38]09/13/2018
    9:52
  98. 106.
    From Penny Press To Podcasting Powerhouse [Episode 37]09/12/2018
    9:33
  99. 107.
    Podcasting Your Way Through Your Existential Crisis [Episode 36]09/11/2018
    9:41
  100. 108.
    How Apple and Twitter Are Disrupting Audio [Episode 35]09/10/2018
    9:25
  101. 109.
    Yes, Netflix Will Save Podcasting [Episode 34]09/06/2018
    9:31
  102. 110.
    Is Your Business Podcast Worth $100,000? [Episode 33]09/05/2018
    9:43
  103. 111.
    IAB Compliance Won't Save Podcast Advertising [Episode 32]09/04/2018
    9:22
  104. 112.
    Do We Need Physical Therapy for Podcasts? [Episode 31]08/30/2018
    6:14
  105. 113.
    Podcast Discovery In 2026 [Episode 30]08/28/2018
    9:26
  106. 114.
    You Say Podfading Like It's A Bad Thing [Episode 29]08/27/2018
    9:30
  107. 115.
    Your Strategy Is Showing, Podcaster! [Episode 28]08/23/2018
    9:40
  108. 116.
    What Iron Man Can Teach Podcasters About The Future [Episode 27]08/22/2018
    9:20
  109. 117.
    Pitch or Launch It? How To Start A New Podcast [Episode 26]08/21/2018
    9:21
  110. 118.
    The Bad News About Social Media Marketing & Podcasting [Episode 25]08/20/2018
    9:15
  111. 119.
    Why RSS Feeds For Podcasts Need To Die [Episode 24]08/16/2018
    9:09
  112. 120.
    Apple Put The Kibosh On Gray Hat Podcasting Practices [Episode 23]08/15/2018
    9:30
  113. 121.
    What Jerry Seinfeld Can Teach Podcasters [Episode 22]08/14/2018
    8:58
  114. 122.
    Stop Podcasting Too Close To The Ball [Episode 21]08/13/2018
    9:22
  115. 123.
    Can We Still Podcast In A Post-Apple/iTunes World? [Episode 20]08/09/2018
    8:26
  116. 124.
    What Alex Jones Can Teach Podcasters [Episode 19]08/08/2018
    9:29
  117. 125.
    Nice Podcasters Finish First [Episode 18]08/07/2018
    9:26
  118. 126.
    The Secret To Growing Podcasting Is More IHNIs [Episode 17]08/06/2018
    9:48
  119. 127.
    Podcasters: Stop Making Sh**ty Show Notes! [Episode 16]08/02/2018
    9:02
  120. 128.
    Is Google Podcasts Making A Play For Everyone? [Episode 15]08/01/2018
    9:14
  121. 129.
    5 Ways To Quickly Grow Your Business Podcast [Episode 14]07/31/2018
    9:30
  122. 130.
    Are Conferences and Meetups Good For Business Podcasters? [Episode 13]07/30/2018
    9:31
  123. 131.
    Does Your Podcast's Brand Match Your Business? [Episode 12]07/26/2018
    9:51
  124. 132.
    There's More To Podcasting Than Just Interviews [Episode 11]07/25/2018
    9:31
  125. 133.
    Perfection Isn't The Enemy of Podcasting [Episode 10]07/24/2018
    9:16
  126. 134.
    Why You Should (Happily) Pay For Podcast Hosting [Episode 9]07/23/2018
    8:47
  127. 135.
    Business Podcasters Need To Be Writers Too [Episode 8]07/19/2018
    10:57
  128. 136.
    What IGTV Can Teach Business Podcasters [Episode 7]07/18/2018
    7:50
  129. 137.
    Podcasting Now More Popular Than Blogging [Episode 6]07/17/2018
    9:43
  130. 138.
    What Podcasters Can Learn From Sandwich Makers [Episode 5]07/16/2018
    8:42
  131. 139.
    Optimizing the Listener Experience for Noobs [Episode 4]07/12/2018
    8:33
  132. 140.
    Metrics-Based Subscriber Growth [Episode 3]07/11/2018
    11:19
  133. 141.
    Math Is The Enemy Of Podcast Monetization [Episode 2]07/10/2018
    12:08
  134. 142.
    Pontificating on Google Podcasts [Episode 1]07/09/2018
    24:54

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