Better Podcasting: Live Chat

Every other week Stephen Jondrew & Stargate Pioneer of Better Podcasting, chat live with the audience, taking podcast questions, sharing stories and talking about recent updates in podcasting.

Unlike the main Better Podcasting show, “Better Podcasting Chats” are posted without editing – this simply the audio version of the the live chat.

Better Podcasting Live Chat #017 – Amazon Updates Podcast Terms of Service

This is a (mostly) un-edited posting of our live podcasting Q&A chat that happens every other week. Topics this week include:

– Introduction to Chris Ferrell
– Chris Ferrell talks about his history of podcasting
– How Chris got in to live-streaming
– OBS Studio vs Streamlabs OBS
– Recent issues we’ve encountered with OBS Ninja
– On-Air Light
– Amazon changes their Amazon Podcasts terms of service
– Eero Secure blocked Amazon Podcasts submission page
– Cancelled Zoom P4 Order
– Stephen’s recent experience with Google Podcasts as a podcast consumer
– SP’s first experience with the Zoom H8
– Zoom ZDM1 podcaster pack (no solo version)

The back catalog of Better Podcasting: Live Chat episodes can be found at http://livechat.betterpodcasting.com. You can check out the regular episodes of Better Podcasting at http://main.betterpodcasting.com.

If you want to follow us elsewhere, you can find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/betterpodcasting, you can follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/betterpod or email podcast@betterpodcasting.com. The full back catalog can be found at https://www.betterpodcasting.com.

Want to join in to some geeky chatter? Check out the GonnaGeek Discord Server at http://www.betterpodcasting.com/discord/

This podcast was recorded on Friday, September 11, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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Better Podcasting Live Chat #016 – Cancelling A Podcast Episode

This is an un-edited posting of our live podcasting Q&A chat that happens every other week. Topics this week include:

Our decision to cancel this week’s episode of the official GonnaGeek Show
Zoom H8 first thoughts
SP is interviewed by his daughter
Ways to podcast during a power outage
Text to speech voice services are terrible
Affinity Photo, Affinity Designer and Affinity Publisher
Video services
Search for Sennheiser MD46 pop filter
Our cheesy jokes

The back catalog of Better Podcasting: Live Chat episodes can be found at http://livechat.betterpodcasting.com. You can check out the regular episodes of Better Podcasting at http://main.betterpodcasting.com.

If you want to follow us elsewhere, you can find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/betterpodcasting, you can follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/betterpod or email podcast@betterpodcasting.com. The full back catalog can be found at https://www.betterpodcasting.com.

Want to join in to some geeky chatter? Check out the GonnaGeek Discord Server at http://www.betterpodcasting.com/discord/

This podcast was recorded on Friday, September 11, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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Better Podcasting Live Chat #015 – Estimating Number Of Podcast Subscribers

This is an un-edited posting of our live podcasting Q&A chat that happens every other week. Topics this week include:

Estimating the number of subscribers
Podchaser making improvements
Podchaser submissions are manually reviewed
OBS Ninja video update
Stephen tested Xsplit’s new multiple local recording feature with last week’s Better Podcasting
SP watches The Bachelor
Artwork sizes in Apple Podcasts
Resizing PNGs and JPGs

The back catalog of Better Podcasting: Live Chat episodes can be found at http://livechat.betterpodcasting.com. You can check out the regular episodes of Better Podcasting at http://main.betterpodcasting.com.

If you want to follow us elsewhere, you can find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/betterpodcasting, you can follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/betterpod or email podcast@betterpodcasting.com. The full back catalog can be found at https://www.betterpodcasting.com.

Want to join in to some geeky chatter? Check out the GonnaGeek Discord Server at http://www.betterpodcasting.com/discord/

This podcast was recorded on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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Better Podcasting Live Chat #014 – First Thoughts On OBS.Ninja

This is an un-edited posting of our live podcasting Q&A chat that happens every other week. Topics this week include:

SP’s Daughter Hooks Him On Podcasts
How Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. ending affects SP’s Podcast
First thoughts of Zoom PodTrak and ZDM-1 Specs
Anchor automatically deleting accounts
Knox Microphones
Speculation on Joe Rogan’s Hosting Platform
Someone asked us – so here we are: Our raw thoughts after using OBS.Ninja for a month or so
Twitch rebrands Twitch Prime

The back catalog of Better Podcasting: Live Chat episodes can be found at http://livechat.betterpodcasting.com. You can check out the regular episodes of Better Podcasting at http://main.betterpodcasting.com.

If you want to follow us elsewhere, you can find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/betterpodcasting, you can follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/betterpod or email podcast@betterpodcasting.com. The full back catalog can be found at https://www.betterpodcasting.com.

Want to join in to some geeky chatter? Check out the GonnaGeek Discord Server at http://www.betterpodcasting.com/discord/

This podcast was recorded on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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Better Podcasting Live Chat #013 – Amazon Music / Audible Terms of Service

This is an un-edited posting of our live podcasting Q&A chat that happens every other week. Topics this week include:

– Amazon Music / Audible accepting podcasts
– Amazon Music / Audible terms of service
– Podcast Movement cancelled
– Podcasters recommending their own shows
– Applying to Podcast Academy using Podchaser profile
– Making unavoidable interruptions part of your episode
– Bringing back #PodPressure
– Stephen needs to change up his podcast routines
– Custom L-12 risers
– What’s your biggest #podcast challenge this week?

The back catalog of Better Podcasting: Live Chat episodes can be found at http://livechat.betterpodcasting.com. You can check out the regular episodes of Better Podcasting at http://main.betterpodcasting.com.

If you want to follow us elsewhere, you can find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/betterpodcasting, you can follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/betterpod or email podcast@betterpodcasting.com. The full back catalog can be found at https://www.betterpodcasting.com.

Want to join in to some geeky chatter? Check out the GonnaGeek Discord Server at http://www.betterpodcasting.com/discord/

This podcast was recorded on Tuesday, July 28th, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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Better Podcasting Live Chat #012 – July 14, 2020

This is an un-edited posting of our live podcasting Q&A chat that happens every other week. Topics this week include:

– Stephen Builds A Shed
– What would we do if we made a pod-shed?
– SiriusXM buys Stitcher
– Zoom H8 first thoughts
– Gimlet Sued
– Podbean is IAB certified
– SP gets a Riverside demo
– Stephen is recharged, and thinks you should recharge your batteries
– Ugly ports

The back catalog of Better Podcasting: Live Chat episodes can be found at http://livechat.betterpodcasting.com. You can check out the regular episodes of Better Podcasting at http://main.betterpodcasting.com.

If you want to follow us elsewhere, you can find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/betterpodcasting, you can follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/betterpod or email podcast@betterpodcasting.com. The full back catalog can be found at https://www.betterpodcasting.com.

Want to join in to some geeky chatter? Check out the GonnaGeek Discord Server at http://www.betterpodcasting.com/discord/

This podcast was recorded on Tuesday, June 30th, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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Better Podcasting Live Chat #011 – June 30, 2020

This is an un-edited posting of our live podcasting Q&A chat that happens every other week. Topics this week include:

– Details on the process / what effects Stephen used to help SP Save His Podcast
– Would Stephen now place comfort before audio quality in a one-off situation?
– SiriusXM buying Simplecast
– SP releases a Starling Tribune episode after nearly 6 years
– Taking time away from your podcast is even more important this year
– Stephen is considering a computer update
– What would we do differently if we were podcasting full time?
– Scripps exploring sale of Stitcher
Inexpensive HDMI capture

The back catalog of Better Podcasting: Live Chat episodes can be found at http://livechat.betterpodcasting.com. You can check out the regular episodes of Better Podcasting at http://main.betterpodcasting.com.

If you want to follow us elsewhere, you can find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/betterpodcasting, you can follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/betterpod or email podcast@betterpodcasting.com. The full back catalog can be found at https://www.betterpodcasting.com.

Want to join in to some geeky chatter? Check out the GonnaGeek Discord Server at http://www.betterpodcasting.com/discord/

This podcast was recorded on Tuesday, June 30th, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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Better Podcasting Live Chat #010 – June 16, 2020

This is an un-edited posting of our live podcasting Q&A chat that happens every other week. Topics this week include:

– Google Podcasts completely messing up our RSS feeds
– New descript features
– Mobile Podcast studio in a 12 year old Buick
– Rodecaster Pro v.21 “Major Update”
– New podcast services as discussed in our Discord
– Weighted blankets
– Which webhosting platform do we recommend?

The back catalog of Better Podcasting: Live Chat episodes can be found at http://livechat.betterpodcasting.com. You can check out the regular episodes of Better Podcasting at http://main.betterpodcasting.com.

If you want to follow us elsewhere, you can find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/betterpodcasting, you can follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/betterpod or email podcast@betterpodcasting.com. The full back catalog can be found at https://www.betterpodcasting.com.

Want to join in to some geeky chatter? Check out the GonnaGeek Discord Server at http://www.betterpodcasting.com/discord/

This podcast was recorded on Tuesday, June 16th, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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Better Podcasting Live Chat #009 – June 2, 2020

This is an un-edited posting of our live podcasting Q&A chat that happens every other week. Topics this week include:

– SP deleting Spreaker
– Pex providing stats on how many podcasts have music
– How long should you listen to a podcast before you give up on quality?
– Podbean IAB certification process is underway
– New features with Transitor, Buzzsprout and Captivate
– Will the COVID pandemic kill podcast conventions?
– What sort of talent is the backbone of podcast conventions?

The back catalog of Better Podcasting: Live Chat episodes can be found at http://livechat.betterpodcasting.com. You can check out the regular episodes of Better Podcasting at http://main.betterpodcasting.com.

If you want to follow us elsewhere, you can find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/betterpodcasting, you can follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/betterpod or email podcast@betterpodcasting.com. The full back catalog can be found at https://www.betterpodcasting.com.

Want to join in to some geeky chatter? Check out the GonnaGeek Discord Server at http://www.betterpodcasting.com/discord/

This podcast was recorded on Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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Better Podcasting Live Chat #008 – May 19, 2020

This is an un-edited posting of our live podcasting Q&A chat that happens every other week. Topics this week include:

• Podcast Addict removed from Google Play
• Why Backblaze works for both of us
• Google Podcast Portal first experience
• Stephen’s fun project with the kids (that uses his video/audio equipment)
• How Stephen realized he might be able to get better audio with his current equipment
• Dream Podcast Guest List
• Podbean – Why we like them
• Repurposing Zoom H6

You can check out the regular episodes of Better Podcasting at http://main.betterpodcasting.com.

If you want to follow us elsewhere, you can find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/betterpodcasting, you can follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/betterpod or email podcast@betterpodcasting.com. The full back catalog can be found at https://www.betterpodcasting.com.

Want to join in to some geeky chatter? Check out the GonnaGeek Discord Server at http://www.betterpodcasting.com/discord/

This podcast was recorded on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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