Success to Launch

I finally go into my podcasting equipment, how I host the files, and why I do it the way I do. I also discuss the other podcasts I launched....

I have chapters!

I implemented chapters for the podcast and briefly talk about the process. <iframe width="320" height="30" src="https://podcastidiot.com/?powerpress_embed=197-podcast&powerpress_player=mediaelement-audio" frameborder="0" scrolling="no"></iframe>...

Getting back behind the microphone

I haven’t recorded anything since the beginning of February. I intended to publish something once a week at least but life got in the way a bit. I’m sure I’m not the first one to fiddle around with podcasting only to abandon it after a few episodes. Well, I’m...

Talking is hard

I'm not used to podcasting and as such I find it difficult to organize my thoughts when recording.<br> <iframe width="320" height="30" src="https://podcastidiot.com/?powerpress_embed=43-podcast&powerpress_player=mediaelement-audio" frameborder="0" scrolling="no"></iframe>...

Ep. 5 RSS Limbo

I covered a lot of this ground on the last episode but it wasn't fully resolved so I'm going over it a little again. The RSS feed fiasco I had moving from Castopod to Blubrry PowerPress through me for a loop. I didn't think it would be that hard...

RSS Hell

I wanted to move off Castopod and ended up in RSS hell. The where the domain was pointing and subsequently where the feed points got all screwed up!...

Adding a soundboard

I add a soundboard to the mix and get the intro music loaded into the Podtrak...

Fixing audio levels

I fix the audio levels a bit and I get some intro music....

Getting the first episode in the can

I just ramble a bit here to get something recorded to start learning the equipment. It’s barely audible because I didn’t have the levels set correctly in Audacity....

I know even less than I thought

I just posted the first episode. The purpose was to get something posted… finally. After hours of messing around with Castopod I was able to get it installed and my episode online. The audio levels are so damned low that I can’t even here it! When listening to it...