With much of the world being in self-isolation, one way that people are occupying time by creating a podcast. In this episode we talk about whether or not you should start a podcast right now, if you’re going to some considerations you may have, some usual recommendations that we feel that you can forfeit, and why we think it’s totally fine to only podcast during this time.
In this week’s Better Podcasting Download we talk about a new Rodecaster Pro update, and why Stephen has much appreciation for Rode’s track record.
Finally, we take listener feedback including some advice from podcasters for new podcasters!
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This podcast was recorded on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live. Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.
Main Topic: Starting A Podcast To Keep Occupied During Self-Isolation
- Considerations if you’re going to start a podcast right now
- Things that you can forfeit in the process
- Areas that you can make podcasting easier
- Other tips for creating a podcast right now
Better Podcasting Download:
- Rodecaster Pro Firmware Update
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