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Nov 16, 2014 0

Make sure that you send your PROMOS to thefeed@libsyn.com!!!

And of course your feedback: 1-412-573-1934 

Quick Episode Summary:

  • Intro :12
  • Promo 1: ODU Wrestling Monarch Matcast 1:46
  • On the Libsyn Blog 2:15
  • Promo 2: The Big Seance 4:20
  • How we feature YOU 4:49
  • The Libsyn Story 6:26
  • Promo 3: Excellence Expected 19:19
  • Rob and Elsie Conversation 19:50
    • Libsyn news - Phase out of Libsyn 3 - Remember
    • We go over artwork specs AGAIN.
    • Creativity in podcasting via @nictreadwell 32:08
    • Celebrating your 100th episode via press release - congrats to The Business Side of Music podcast
    • What directories should you add your podcast to?
    • Is asking your audience to review your podcast bad?
    • Image questions about what shows up for the Facebook in-line player
    • Bit-rate question from Nobilis
    • Update to the Overcast App - iPad + CarPlay!
    • New niche directory: marketingpodcasts.com
    • Cool new podcasting newsletter
    • We’ve got more stats!!!

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FEEDBACK + PROMOTION

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Nov 1, 2014 0

WE NEED YOUR PROMOS!!! send them in 30 seconds or less (clean) to thefeed@libsyn.com!!!

Also your feedback is also super welcome: 1-412-573-1934, thefeed@libsyn.com and Speakpipe

Quick Episode Summary:

  • Intro :12
  • Promo 1: Daggers of the Mind 1:48
  • On the Libsyn Blog 2:17
  • Promo 2: Inside Virginia Tech Wrestling 5:08
  • Promo 3: Podcraft from The Podcast Host 7:44
  • Get yourself promoted!!! Promos are needed! 5:38
  • Rob and Elsie Conversation 8:10
    • Feedback from Kevin Bachelder about how they’ve handled milestones on his show 9:43
    • OMG we have an inline player on Facebook!
    • There is NO magical marketing trick - good content + easy access = build an audience
    • What can apps be in the future - and how that applies to podcasting
    • So ya, Deezer bought Stitcher
    • The random strangeness of custom permalinks
    • Garageband 10.0.3 Yosemite Update - there was one
    • Should you relaunch your show when you’re not getting the numbers that you want? Feedback from Jon Cadiex 44:37
    • Podcasting is hard and it can make you podfade - no joke
    • A little portable sound booth Kickstarter project
    • Podcasting stats, stats, stats!

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FEEDBACK + PROMOTION

You can ask your questions, make comments and create a segment about podcasting for podcasters! Let your voice be heard.

  • Download the FREE The Feed App for iOS and Android (you can send feedback straight from within the app)
  • Call 412 573 1934
  • Email thefeed@libsyn.com
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Oct 18, 2014 0

CALL THE SHOW! 412 573 1934

EMAIL THE SHOW! thefeed@libsyn.com

Quick Episode Summary:

  • Intro :11
  • Snippet of Rob on the Podcast Report 3:01
  • Promo 1: The Unsigned EDM Podcast 4:38
  • On the Libsyn Blog 5:06
  • Promo 2: The Keith and BJ Show 8:06
  • Wanna get promoted? 8:37
  • Promo 3: The Tony and Show Show 9:47
  • Rob and Elsie Conversation 10:16
    • Where has Rob been - we get the scoop
    • And the VBR vs CBR conversation deepens
    • How does the Libsyn unmetered bandwidth really work?
    • Addressing the limit that iTunes imposes on shows that have more than 300 episodes - they no longer show up in search results
    • Addressing changing your iTunes RSS feed from Feedburner to the Libsyn RSS feed.
    • Adding a new podcast to a libsyn account: same feed different feed? voice feedback from Craig 37:13
    • Responding to a question about meta data for The Feed.
    • A Podcaster Hall of Fame!
    • Is searchability of podcasts really a problem that needs to be solved? A tiny Rob rant ensues.
    • The Feed App version 2.0.2. is in the wild!

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FEEDBACK + PROMOTION

You can ask your questions, make comments and create a segment about podcasting for podcasters! Let your voice be heard.

  • Download the FREE The Feed App for iOS and Android (you can send feedback straight from within the app)
  • Call 412 573 1934
  • Email thefeed@libsyn.com
  • Use our SpeakPipe Page!
Oct 4, 2014 0

Leave us feedback at 1-412-573-1934 or our SpeakPipe Page!

Email us! thefeed@libsyn.com

Quick Episode Summary:

  • Intro :13
  • Promo 1: The Primal Scream Podcast 3:13
  • On the Libsyn Blog 3:41
  • Promo 2: The Independent Podcast 6:20
  • News, Feedback and other things 6:54
  • Voice Feedback from Dave Jackson 7:11
  • Snippet from the Adam Carolla Podcast about the patent troll 10:10
  • Promo 3: Random JB Musings 15:12
  • Rob and Rick Calvert 15:50
    • When is NMX?
    • The purchase of the Podcast Awards and what does that mean?
    • When the voting for the Podcast Awards will officially begin.
    • NMX is now in April - and why that’s the coolest thing ever.
    • “It’s geek heaven” says Rick Calvert
    • If you are interested in speaking at NMX, submissions are open!
    • There will be some incredible podcasting gear exhibitors at NMX
    • The fundamental shift in mindset between NAB & NMX and why new media producers need to attend.
    • When it comes to the Podcast Awards - how is the voting going to be done this year? We ask Rick! RICK wants feedback from YOU!
    • New track leader for the Podcast Awards is….?
    • Some personal history from Rob and Rick about days of old and why being at live events is super important.
    • How you can be an ambassador for podcasting.
  • Conclusion 42:04

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Ways to subscribe to The Feed: The Official Libsyn Podcast

  • Click here to subscribe via iTunes
  • Click here to subscribe via RSS
  • You can also subscribe via Stitcher

FEEDBACK + PROMOTION

You can ask your questions, make comments and create a segment about podcasting for podcasters! Let your voice be heard.

  • Download the FREE The Feed App for iOS and Android (you can send feedback straight from within the app)
  • Call 412 573 1934
  • Email thefeed@libsyn.com
  • Use our SpeakPipe Page!
Sep 20, 2014 0

Call the show! 1-412-573-1934

Email the show thefeed@libsyn.com

We want your feedback!!!

Quick Episode Summary:

  • Intro :13
  • Promo 1: It’s Called Life 2:28
  • On the Libsyn Blog 2:58
  • Promo 2: The Busy Creator Podcast 5:17
  • Get yourself promoted! 5:43
  • Promo 3: Disney Dream Girls 7:52
  • Rob and Elsie Conversation 8:38
    • Update on your podcast episodes not updating in iTunes
    • Podcast artwork specs have changed for iTunes
    • The Podcast Awards update
    • What about using the ITPC podcast link to have people subscribe to your podcast?
    • iOS8 and the iPhone 6 and podcasting
    • Should you use one Libsyn account to host multiple podcasts or get separate accounts?
    • Getting more listener engagement
    • What Libsyn account should you upgrade to from an audio to video podcast? 44:11
    • Commentary on the latest EFF update about the podcast troll win
    • Where have Rob and Elsie been and where are they going in the podcasting world?

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HELP US SPREAD THE WORD!

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If you dug this episode head on over to iTunes and kindly leave us a rating, a review and subscribe!

Ways to subscribe to The Feed: The Official Libsyn Podcast

  • Click here to subscribe via iTunes
  • Click here to subscribe via RSS
  • You can also subscribe via Stitcher

FEEDBACK + PROMOTION

You can ask your questions, make comments and create a segment about podcasting for podcasters! Let your voice be heard.

  • Download the FREE The Feed App for iOS and Android (you can send feedback straight from within the app)
  • Call 412 573 1934
  • Email thefeed@libsyn.com
  • Use our SpeakPipe Page!
Sep 6, 2014 0

email your feedback: thefeed@libsyn.com

Call the show! 412-573-1934

Quick Episode Summary:

  • Intro :21
  • Promo 1: Blind Faith Live 1:42
  • On the Libsyn Blog 2:08
  • Promo 2: HealthCare Tech Talk 9:08
  • Feedback from The World of Mouth: Small Business Series 9:37
  • How to get featured on the blog and podcast 9:51
  • Promo 3: Learning Machines 101 10:57
  • Rob and Elsie Conversation 11:26
    • A podcast marketing strategy from Jacy Elsesser from the Fix It Home Improvement podcast
    • Is TuneIn Radio important?
    • Copying and pasting all the same information over and over into the Libsyn dashboard and how to optimize the workflow - form filling.
    • Feedback from listener about The Podcast Movement
    • How email lists affect podcast launches.
    • Using podcasting in education - is this a thing? Via The Big Seance Podcast 37:18
    • What happened after the Healthcare Tech Podcast’s standalone app went live in Google Play and iOS
    • Apple honored PG Holyfield on iTunes
    • Stats time!!!! Looking at the median and mean numbers.
    • Prepping for iOS 8.

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HELP US SPREAD THE WORD!

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If you dug this episode head on over to iTunes and kindly leave us a rating, a review and subscribe!

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  • Click here to subscribe via iTunes
  • Click here to subscribe via RSS
  • You can also subscribe via Stitcher

FEEDBACK + PROMOTION

You can ask your questions, make comments and create a segment about podcasting for podcasters! Let your voice be heard.

  • Download the FREE The Feed App for iOS and Android (you can send feedback straight from within the app)
  • Call 412 573 1934
  • Email thefeed@libsyn.com
  • Use our SpeakPipe Page!
Aug 23, 2014 0

 Leave us feedback! 1-412-573-1099 or email thefeed@libsyn.com

Quick Episode Summary:

  • Intro
  • Promo 1 - Transatheist Podcast
  • On the Libsyn Blog
  • Promo 2- That One Movie Podcast
  • Get yo-self featured on The Feed and the Libsyn Blog!
  • Promo 3 - Audio Drama Production Podcast
  • Rob and Elsie Conversation
    • We’ve got a response from Microsoft about submitting your podcast to Windows 8.1
    • Feedback from Dave Jackson from the School of Podcasting about the old The Feed App and podcast feedsize on Wordpress!
    • What are the rules about using voicemail in your podcast
    • Rob’s interesting EQ’s on Skype!
    • Revealing interesting stats from prolific twitter users and how that’s affecting podcast downloads
    • We go back again to listeners vs listens
    • Amazon Fire does not allow you to purchase apps via Google Play
    • NMX now located inside NAB!!! (sounds weird but it’s good, believe us)
    • We discuss the Adam Carolla settling with the Patent Troll!!!
    • Feed validator is down - and what you should use instead
    • Please help support a fellow podcaster’s family that needs your help - our condolances to PG Holyfield’s family
    • To get a job in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand going forward you will be required to listen to a podcast
    • Podcast Movement re-cap and upcoming events!

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If you dug this episode head on over to iTunes and kindly leave us a rating, a review and subscribe!

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  • Click here to subscribe via iTunes
  • Click here to subscribe via RSS
  • You can also subscribe via Stitcher

FEEDBACK + PROMOTION

You can ask your questions, make comments and create a segment about podcasting for podcasters! Let your voice be heard.

  • Download the FREE The Feed App for iOS and Android (you can send feedback straight from within the app)
  • Call 412 573 1934
  • Email thefeed@libsyn.com
  • Use our SpeakPipe Page!
Aug 9, 2014 0

Call the show! 412-573-1934

email the show thefeed@libsyn.com

SpeakPipe anyone?

Quick Episode Summary:

  • Intro
  • Promo 1: Asia News Weekly
  • On the Libsyn Blog
  • Promo 2: The Business Side of Music
  • Getting featured on The Feed!
  • Promo 3: The Green Up Podcast
  • Rob, Elsie and Krystal Conversation
    • Wordpress questions about feedsize an a self hosted blog
    • What is the call to action that you should have for your listeners regarding your website
    • How do you make sure that you have all your episodes showing up in iTunes
    • Changing your Libsyn slug - a good idea and under what circumstances?
    • Breaking down the scoop on xml-rpc and the OnPublish Wordpress feature
    • Taking your podcast behind a paywall and stepping up to Premium
    • Swell was in fact acquired and Rob is shocked
    • What will get a standalone Android app kicked out of the Google Play Store
    • Troubles for podcasters in the Windows Mobile 8.1 native app
    • No longer needing a Google+ account to be in a Google Hangout
    • Real Radio 1041 in Orland now plays a weekly podcast on air
    • Patent Troll discussion! Patent Troll discussion!

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HELP US SPREAD THE WORD!

We’d love it if you could please share #TheFeed with your twitter followers. Click here to post a tweet!

If you dug this episode head on over to iTunes and kindly leave us a rating, a review and subscribe!

FEEDBACK + PROMOTION

You can ask your questions, make comments and create a segment about podcasting for podcasters! Let your voice be heard.

  • Download the FREE The Feed App for iOS and Android (you can send feedback straight from within the app)
  • Call 412 573 1934
  • Email thefeed@libsyn.com
  • Use our SpeakPipe Page!
Jul 26, 2014 0

Quick Episode Summary:

  • Intro
  • Mountain Bikes Apart Podcast
  • On the Libsyn Blog
  • Vietnam Veterans News Podcast
  • Get featured and the UK Podcasters Conference!
  • Ron’s Amazing Stories
  • Ben Kreuger - Beyond The Set-Up
  • Rob and Elsie Conversation
    • So it was a tiff not a tryst - get the scoop
    • Elsie brakes down how to replace a file super fast using FTP
    • Weird Al gets some help from podcasters!
    • Lady Business Radio shares how to listen to a podcast
    • Modifying your Libsyn blog templates
    • Marco Arment’s Overcast App
    • Making sure you are searchable in other podcast directories question via Loose Canon
    • We begin discussing promotion vs content again
    • Feedback from Stephanie Beaver from the Tatiana is Everyone Podcast
    • Awesome Gamertag Radio talk at the South Florida meet-up
    • Version 2.0 of our App is here!
    • Where have has Rob been in the podosphere?

Featured Podcast Promos + Audio


Newest Articles on the Libsyn Blog, Podcasting Links and mentions

Podcasting Articles and Links mentioned by Rob and Elsie

Examples of other people’s modified Libsyn Podcast pages


HELP US SPREAD THE WORD!

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If you dug this episode head on over to iTunes and kindly leave us a rating, a review and subscribe!

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  • Click here to subscribe via iTunes
  • Click here to subscribe via RSS
  • You can also subscribe via Stitcher

FEEDBACK + PROMOTION

You can ask your questions, make comments and create a segment about podcasting for podcasters! Let your voice be heard.

  • Download the FREE The Feed App for iOS and Android (you can send feedback straight from within the app)
  • Call 412 573 1934
  • Email thefeed@libsyn.com
  • Use our SpeakPipe Page!
Jul 13, 2014 0

Email the show! thefeed@libsyn.com

Call the show! 1-412-573-1934

Quick Episode Summary:

  • Intro :12
  • Promo 1: ZENcommuter 3:19
  • On the Libsyn Blog 3:50
  • Promo 2: The No Sleep Podcast 7:48
  • How to get your promo and your podcast featured on The Feed! 8:19
  • Promo 3: Shrink Wrap Radio 10:12
  • Rob and Elsie Conversation 10:44
    • An update to the Libsyn HTML 5 player and the podcast page template
    • Best practices for marketing your podcast - question via Jacy
    • Content vs Marketing? FIGHT FIGHT FIGHT ;)
    • Twitter spam about podcasting? does it work?
    • What are the best practices for audio promos via Chris Well from the DIY Author Podcast 32:43
    • Where do you input information for the Libsyn feed via Chris Well from the DIY Author Podcast 35:28
    • Question from Daniel from Melbourne about sample rates and RSS feeds
    • When the first time podcasting was used on radio - for real this time
    • Networks are not going to help your podcast discussion
    • Discoverability will only do so much for your podcast discussion
    • Should there be cause for concern about the Stitcher TOS?
    • The latest cool releases from the Stitcher App!
    • Stats, stats, stats update
    • Wrap-up
    • Jason Bryant from the Short Time podcast feedback 1:16:16

Featured Podcast Promos + Audio


Newest Articles on the Libsyn Blog and Podcasting Links

Podcasting Articles and Links mentioned by Rob and Elsie


HELP US SPREAD THE WORD!

We’d love it if you could please share #TheFeed with your twitter followers. Click here to post a tweet!

If you dug this episode head on over to iTunes and kindly leave us a rating, a review and subscribe!

Ways to subscribe to The Feed: The Official Libsyn Podcast

  • Click here to subscribe via iTunes
  • Click here to subscribe via RSS
  • You can also subscribe via Stitcher

FEEDBACK + PROMOTION

You can ask your questions, make comments and create a segment about podcasting for podcasters! Let your voice be heard.

  • Download the FREE The Feed App for iOS and Android (you can send feedback straight from within the app)
  • Call 412 573 1934
  • Email thefeed@libsyn.com
  • Use our SpeakPipe Page!
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