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    British Podcast Awards 2017 Winners

    Here are the winners of the first ever British Podcast Awards. The ceremony was held at The Platform Theatre in London. About The British Podcast Awards There were 18 awards in total presented to the winning podcasters during the Saturday evening event. The winning podcasts were voted for from a list...
  • UK Podcast Statistics: 4 Actionable Stats for British Podcast Hosts

    Podcasting is growing in the UK and seeing a genuine renaissance. Here's how UK podcast statistics look one decade on from the beginning of podcasting. How Many People in the UK Listen to Podcasts? 4.7 million adults, in the UK, have listened to any type of podcast. That could...
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    The Real History of British Podcasting

    I am very proud to have been involved with the British podcasting scene from the moment it started to truly take off in 2014. Podcasting has been around since around 2007 when first shows started to appear on iTunes. The UK and international scene has undergone somehow a renaissance one decade on. We...
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    The Best British Podcasts by Indie Podcasters

    We're great supporters of the indie podcast movement in the UK and it's great to see so many independently produced shows in the iTunes top charts. To create this list of the best British podcasts I researched the iTunes overall chart in the UK region. Note that the iTunes...
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    How to Use an iPhone as a Microphone

    When you're podcasting on the move you can use your iPhone microphone is a decent recording option. Especially when you lack a portable recording kit. Enable Your iPhone Microphone for Recording When you want to start recording you'll need to use an app to save the audio. Using The...
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    Adobe Audition 2017: This is What’s New

    The best multitrack audio editor on the planet just got a whole lot better with the Adobe Creative Cloud updates for 2017. See what's new in Adobe Audition. Adobe Audition April 2017 Tutorial This video includes a look at the latest Adobe Audition features that I'll be using. Here are...
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    Podcast Segment Ideas

    Podcast segments are a fantastic opportunity for you as a podcaster. They give you ways in which you can break up the content, bring some fun to the show and experiment with new topics. Here are my top 10 ideas for podcast segments you can start right now. Live...
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    How to Create a Great Sounding Podcast Intro

    Podcast intro is important… Actually, it is the most important audio element you will ever create for your podcast. Why? It is the very first thing a potential new listener will hear. You have approx 30 seconds to grab their attention – if you mess that part up, that's that. This...
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    Podcast Branding Secrets

    Podcast branding is a relatively new invention (likely no older than 5 or 7 years!). Podcasters all too often dive into copying what their favourite podcast does – which unfortunately often leads to bad results. I am often asked what are the three most important rules not to break...