Blog Post Style Show Notes: Are They Really Worth It?

Blog Post Style Show Notes: Are They Really Worth It?

It’s no secret that blogging offers unique qualities and benefits to a website. Blogging is fantastic for driving traffic to your website through SEO as well as engaging with your audience on a platform you own. According to HubSpot and the iMPACT blog, “On average, companies that blog receive 434% more indexed pages.” So, I can understand why turning a show’s audio content into a blog post can be quite appealing.

Before making a firm decision on whether you should change the style of your show notes to something more comprehensive like a blog post, be sure to take the following factors into consideration. 

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How to Use Later to Easily Share Your Podcast on Instagram

How to Use Later to Easily Share Your Podcast on Instagram

One of the biggest issues with Instagram is that you have to post using your phone or tablet. For many podcasters, that seems to be one of the biggest challenges they face when it comes to promoting their show on Instagram. Let’s face it, most of your images, album art, and social media artwork for your show was probably created on your desktop or laptop – right? 

Today, I want to share my favorite tool for scheduling my Instagram posts. Although I’m not a podcaster – for a long time, I was struggling to figure out a way to post my branded marketing images on Instagram. That is, until I discovered Later! 

Now, posting on Instagram is easy – and fun! 

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One of the Biggest Mistakes We See New Podcasters Make

One of the Biggest Mistakes We See New Podcasters Make

We've worked with many podcasters in all stages of their "podcasting life" - from beginners just getting their show accepted on iTunes and other hosting platforms to well-established shows with over 100 episodes "in the can."

There are many great questions to ask yourself to help you plan out and create your vision for your show, but there's something else you should also consider: What mistakes have other podcasters made when they launched their show? What can you learn from their mistakes?

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4 Ways to Repurpose Your Podcast Show Notes

4 Ways to Repurpose Your Podcast Show Notes

How can you make the most of your podcast show notes? What can you do to squeeze out every ounce of purpose they offer?

Many podcast hosts simply upload their show notes to Libsyn, iTunes, or other hosting platforms, while other savvy hosts may post them on their personal or business blogs along with their episodes.

But what else can you do to really get your content out there to the world? To reach even more listeners? To encourage more downloads?

Here are a few ideas to help get you started...

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Podcasters: Stop Stressing - Schedule Your Social Media Posts

Podcasters: Stop Stressing - Schedule Your Social Media Posts

Sharing the goodness of your podcast episodes on social media platforms helps you reach a wider audience. It also helps your listeners share your content with their network of friends.

So, how do the pros do it? How do you find the time to consistently post updates across all of your social media platforms several times a day without sacrificing time you may need to dedicate to working with clients, building your business, or taking some much-needed R&R with your family and friends?

Tools. More specifically - scheduling tools.

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