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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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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How to Promote Your New Podcast

How to Promote Your New Podcast

One of the most popular questions I see pop up in online groups for podcasters is:

What are some ways I can promote my podcast episodes to reach a wider audience and increase the number of people subscribing to my show?

I see this question so frequently, in fact, that I thought I'd dive into this topic and share a few ways that you - the new podcast host.

Some you may have already considered (or are already using), and some may open your eyes to new possibilities!

Let's dive right in, shall we?

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4 Advantages to Outsourcing Your Podcast Show Notes

4 Advantages to Outsourcing Your Podcast Show Notes

Have you ever wondered why so many podcast hosts are desperately seeking writers to create their podcast show notes?

After all, most podcasters simply write an overview, a summary of their podcast. There's nothing seemingly special about the task; no significant brainpower needed to get the job done - right?

Let me share with you why a growing number of podcast hosts choose to outsource the writing aspect of podcast show notes, and the value that hiring a professional can have on the overall success of your show.

 

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