How to Start a Podcast | A walk-through

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How to Start a Podcast | A walk-through

So you’re launching a podcast! You’ve likely wondered how to start a podcast since you’ve made this decision. If you’re not sure, make sure you go through the seven essential questions before launching a podcast first. It will help tremendously! Here are things you need get first:

Podcast Equipment

Here are the basic things you will need:

A computer | I use a Mac with GarageBand. I upgraded my older Mac with a new hard drive and RAM, Western Digital WD Scorpio Black 750 GB SATA 3 GB/s 7200 RPM 16 MB Cache Internal Bulk/OEM 2.5-Inch Mobile Hard Drive

Corsair 4GB (2x2GB) DDR2 667 MHz (PC2 5300) Laptop Memory (VS4GSDSKIT667D2)

A microphone | I use the Audio Technica AT2020USB Studio Condenser Microphone if you’re recording into an iPad, you’ll need the Lightning 3 in 1 card reader Camera Connection Kit connects camera,USB,Memory card for iPad air ,ipad mini 2 ,iPad 4,iPad mini.

An image of a microphone is shown. This piece of podcast equipment is vital to podcast production. To learn more about podcast equipment, check out Practice of the Practice Podcast as they explain vital steps in how to start a podcast.

An adapter and small bag are displayed. Both of these items are essential podcast equipment. To learn more about podcast equipment and how to start a podcast, listen to Practice of the Practice Podcast hosted by private practice consultant Joe Sanok.




 Podcasting Made Simple: Instructions On How To Start A Podcast

It’s always easier to have an expert walk you through how to make a podcast. Pat Flynn from over at Smart Passive Income, has made an amazing podcast set-up walk-through. Why re-invent the wheel? To make it easier for you, I’ve embedded the videos here so you can have a walk-through.


 Podcast Promotion

After you get the podcast going, you’ve got to promote it. Review how I have created landing pages and written blog posts that complimented podcasts.

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A portrait of Joe Sanok is displayed. Joe Sanok, private practice consultant and podcast owner, provides helpful advice for purchasing podcast equipment and how to start a podcast. To learn more tips for private practice owners, listen to his podcast Practice of the Practice.

Joseph R. Sanok, MA, LLP, LPC, NCC has the #1 podcast for counselors in private practice. Also, he helps angry kids, frustrated parents, and distant couples at his private practice in Traverse City, MI at Mental Wellness Counseling. Also, he is the author of Mental Wellness Parenting | A remarkably simple approach to making parenting easier. To link to Joe’s Google+ .

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