Better Podcasting: Live Chat

Hosted ByStephen Jondrew, Stargate Pioneer & Guests

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. While this stream is best consumed through the video-format, we do release these episodes to a special feed called Better Podcasting Live.


All Episodes

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

Links Discussed

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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Better Podcasting Live Chat #007 – May 5, 2020

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

  • Resisting GAS (gear acquisition syndrome)
  • Better Podcasting: Live Chats now available in a few places
  • Nvidia RTX Test
  • Stephen purging his Facebook likes/groups/friends to keep engaged in his podcasting
  • GoDaddy SSH security issue
  • Libsyn player alternatives
  • Backpack studio
  • Behringer XM1800 v Behringer XM8500

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, May 5, 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 #006 – April 22, 2020

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

  • Is Apple sending emails, and if so, are you getting them?
  • Stephen’s 3D printer
  • Removing mouth clicks from the podcast
  • Podcast “industry milestones” (and why Stephen doesn’t like them and thinks that they are spam)
  • Rodecaster Beta firmware issues
  • Soundboards
  • Gaming chairs
  • iZotope RX Elements vs Standard

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 Wednesday, April 22, 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 #005 – April 7, 2020

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

  • Is the Zoom H6 Black more than a re-color?
  • SP’s backup studio (and how some people feel it’s better than many people’s primary)
  • Sweetwater missing the mark on marketing to podcasters
  • Stephen realizing something about revitalizing his In Ear Monitors (IEMs)

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, April 7, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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