Better Podcasting: Live Chat

Hosted ByStephen Jondrew, SP Rupert & Guests

Recording in between seasons of the Better Podcasting main show, Stephen Jondrew & SP Rupert 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: Live Chat” is posted with little editing. While this stream is best consumed through the video-format, we do release these episodes to a special feed called Better Podcasting: Live Chat.


All Episodes

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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Better Podcasting Live Chat #004 – March 24, 2020

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

  • SP’s issues cloning an SSD drive
  • Our thoughts on Podcastage’s ATR-2100x review
  • Lack of Podcast Conference promotions
  • SP’s data recovery saga continues
  • Quarantine podcasting is everywhere
  • Poor “at home” production of professional broadcast shows
  • Stephen is currently feeling unmotivated
  • What would we spend $1200 on for our podcast?
  • What is the ultimate podcasting sandwich?

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, March 24, 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 #003 – March 10, 2020

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

  • Stephen’s struggle with Windows 10 (again)
  • Our preferred podcast bitrates (and why)
  • YouTube copyright claims
  • Changing microphone away from AT2020

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, March 10, 2020 – Streamed Live to Geeks.Live.  Audio/Video Production by Stephen Jondrew of GonnaGeek Productions, proudly Canadian.

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