Podcast Method

Podcast Method

Dan Benjamin answers your questions about podcasting and recording, audio and video equipment, software, mic technique, pre- and post-production, workflows, and more.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.



#6: Hijacking

January 23, 2015 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 8 minutes

Dan talks about download tracking with podtrac and libsyn, other tools like Showbot and the topics engine, recording screencasts, the new Audio Hijack, fair use in podcasting, patreon instead of sponsors, and more.


#5: Content First

January 15, 2015 at 9:00AM • 47 minutes

Dan Benjamin answers your questions on topics including how to put content first, working with remote guests, keeping focused, a Skype tips for good quality audio, effective recording techniques, and more.


#4: Fine Tuning

December 31, 2014 at 6:00PM • 52 minutes

Dan Benjamin answers listener questions about the importance of a regular show, submitting shows to iTunes, counting downloads and listeners, affordable podcast hosting solutions, building a custom podcast CMS, interview style, soundproofing your home and podcast studio, broadcasting from a closet, and more.


#3: Get Excited

December 19, 2014 at 4:00PM • 49 minutes

Dan answers questions about promoting a show on iTunes, working with advertiser content, the importance of theme music for a podcast, how to handle Skype issues, and more.


#2: If It Sounds Good, It Is Good

December 11, 2014 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 14 minutes

Dan talks about recording multiple people remotely and in the same room, the importance of cover artwork, editing as a crutch, streaming live, and answers listener questions, and for the special Tech segment, he is joined by guest Jim Metzendorf to explain audio compression in podcasting.


#1: Getting Started

December 5, 2014 at 3:00PM • 49 minutes

Dan Benjamin answers listener's Twitter questions about starting a podcast, accurate download tracking, microphones, recording equipment, and more.