PFD Companion Podcast: S3E21 – Farewell

This is the final episode of our planned 3rd season program. Thank you for listening. Thank you for buying the book. Thank you for all the support.

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PFD Companion Podcast: S3E20 – The Hazards of Video Podcasting

Tee and Chuck talk about doing video. They share their experiences about lighting, camera angles, background, consistency, scripting, editing, their processes, some short cuts, and more.

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PFD Companion Podcast: S3E19 – Meetups and Podcasting on a Social Level

Podcasting is a social network. It’s one of the things that makes podcasting so great. Tee and Chuck share their thoughts about taking your virtual podcast network to IRL (in real life) or “meat space” meet ups.

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PFD Companion Podcast: S3E18 – From Podcaster to Streamer

Tee and Chuck talk about some of the challenges and unique opportunities of going from creating a podcast to creating a live stream. What manner of blasphemy is this! Isn’t this supposed to be about podcasting? You might be surprised to learn what it takes to extend your content to a new channel.

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PFD Companion Podcast: S3E17 – Bed Music

Music can really enhance your podcast. It can set a brand, help the listener transition from one segment to another, and more. This episode can help you learn to do it right. Everything from where to get music (legally), to how to mix it with voice, and more.

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PFD Companion Podcast: S3E16 – Listener Feedback – Jake – Remote Rig

Listener/Reader Jake writes in and asks about remote rigs for doing interviews. Tee and Chuck offer a few different suggestions to make remote recording easy and stay on budget.

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PFD Companion Podcast: S3E15 – Analytics

Tee and Chuck discuss podcast analytics. Should you care? Where should you look? Start understanding what the data REALLY means and what can happen if you don’t understand it.

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PFD Companion Podcast: S3E14 – Accessorize! Accessorize! Accessorize!

Tee and Chuck talk about some of the handy hardware and software accessories that can make your podcast sound great and frankly, more fun to produce. They also cover the costs, time, and other caveats involved with adding more weapons to your podcast arsenal.

Items mentioned in this episode:

  • Pop filters and windscreens
  • Headphone amps
  • Mic booms
  • Levelator
  • Sound board apps
  • Gates and compressors

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PFD Companion Podcast: S3E13 – Promos!

Tee and Chuck sit down and talk promos. These are those in-show “advertisements” for other podcasts. We’ll cover them top to bottom including what you should (and should not) include in a promo, where you can find other podcasts, and how to get your promo out there. And of course, we’ve got plenty of examples.

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PFD Companion Podcast: S3E12 – Celebrity Bumpers

Chuck is back to give you some tips on one of his favorite podcast features – the celebrity bumper. He’ guide you through

  • Who to ask
  • How to ask, and how to handle rejection
  • What to bring and best practices
  • and lots and LOTS of examples to inspire you.

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