The Audacity to Podcast

by Daniel J. Lewis, podcasting industry expert and how to podcast teacher

A how-to podcast about podcasting and using Audacity


Latest Episodes

How to Recover from a Failed Podcast – TAP333

A podcast failure doesn't mean you should quit podcasting. Here are 9 steps to help you recover and keep moving forward! 1. Stop complaining Complaining about what you call a failure is only wasting time. Your complaining won't improve anything, it won't fix the problem, and it won't inspire others. Complaining gives your mistakes more power over […]

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Posted on 28 November 2017 | 1:00 pm

Why You Should NOT Publish Audio Podcasts on YouTube – TAP332

Many podcasting tools offer the ability to automatically crosspost your audio podcast to YouTube. Here are eleven reasons I think you shouldn't do that.

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Posted on 21 November 2017 | 1:00 pm

How to Work with Other Podcasters – TAP331

Working with other podcasters can be energizing, but it can also feed your inner troll. Here's how you can build friendships instead of enemies in podcasting.

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Posted on 14 November 2017 | 1:00 pm

Why Feed Hits and Monthly Downloads are Meaningless Podcast Stats – TAP330

Feed hits and monthly downloads are two podcast stats the may confuse or mislead podcasters. Here's why you should never rely on these meaningless numbers.

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Posted on 7 November 2017 | 1:00 pm

Journey inside the podcasting business with this new daily podcast

Inside the Podcasting Business gives you a behind-the-scenes perspective on the decision, strategies, tools, and more in a business built from a podcast.

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Posted on 3 November 2017 | 2:25 pm

Should You Launch a Podcast with Multiple Episodes? – TAP329

A podcast launch can be fun and jumpstart momentum for growth. Starting your podcasting with multiple episodes is often advised, but is it right for you?

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Posted on 31 October 2017 | 12:00 pm

8 Things to Check with Your Media Host’s Podcast RSS Feed – TAP328

Regardless of who you use to host your podcast media and generate your podcast RSS feed, check these eight things to own your platform.

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Posted on 24 October 2017 | 12:00 pm

Podcasting Lessons from a Binge-Listener – TAP327

Podcasting is a time-shifted media. Some fans will binge on all your content, which can reveal some areas to improve your podcast. Here are 12 lessons.

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Posted on 17 October 2017 | 12:00 pm

How YOU Can Help Podcasting Grow – TAP326

Podcasting is unlike any other media. You, as a podcast-fan or a podcaster, are the most powerful influence to bring more people to podcasts.

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Posted on 4 October 2017 | 3:18 pm