How to use the New libsyn Tabs when uploading a Podcast

Media hosting service libsyn is getting ready for iTunes to add new feed tags to their specs with the release of iOS11. The new interface now includes an entire section for information such as Season number and iTunes-only description. Watch this video to see how the new system works. Keep in mind: You won’t see…

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New iTunes Feed Tags in libsyn Dashboard

Apple announced the addition of new tags for podcasts coming in the fall of 2017. Along with these changes comes the need to update the interface at many media hosting companies like Blubrry and libsyn. Changes to libsyn’s Content > Add New Episode dashboard The biggest change is tabs will break up the various functions…

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How to Quickly Reduce Gaps Between Sentences using Truncate Silence in Audacity

Slow talkers, guests who compose their answer before speaking, and what I call “Skype Lag” can leave long pauses between the conversation in a podcast. What’s a long pause? Well, I consider a long pause a gap between sentences that lasts longer than necessary – usually a second or more.   Truncate Silence in Audacity…

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De-Reverb like MAGIC with iZotope’s RX 6

Many of my clients interview book authors and professionals who have never purchased a microphone. The result is an echo-chamber of sound that can get on your nerves after a while. A few members in my Podcast Editors’ Facebook Group were raving about how magical iZotope’s RX 6 was – so I had to give…

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Putting Episode Numbers in Podcast Titles

Episode titles are VERY important for getting people to click PLAY on your podcast.

Don’t clutter your episode title with non-essential information. Here are my suggestions for getting the most out of your podcast episode titles.

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