Guides

Finding the perfect podcasting hosting platform

Your hosting service can be much more than just a way to deliver audio files

The best royalty-free podcast music databases

Find music for your podcast - and keep it legal

Solving the challenges of podcast growth

Unlock the secrets of scaling your show at the Podcast Growth Summit

How to change microphone input volume on a PC or Mac

This easy fix can help improve your remote recordings

How to start advertising on podcasts

Podcasts have as many points of confusion for advertisers as they do opportunities

How to get your podcast featured on Spotify and Apple Podcasts

It’s a combination of quality, process and luck

How to apply for financial support for your podcast

Where to find and apply for grant schemes that work for you

How to build a website for your podcast

Bringing what your audience needs to know together in one place

How to win a British, Irish or Australian Podcast Award

A guide to making your entry stand out from the crowd

How to build a media kit to make your podcast shine

Create a one-stop resource to wow potential guests and advertisers

How do podcasting charts work?

Understanding what takes a podcast to a top position can help you optimise your marketing strategy

Do you need a pop filter?

How a pop filter can keep your microphone healthy... in more ways than one

What makes good podcast artwork?

Artwork provides a visual shop window for your podcast, so make sure it's as compelling as possible

Is your podcast marketing ignoring email?

Don’t forget to harness the continuing power of the Internet’s most venerable platform to engage and maintain your podcast audience

Using TikTok to promote your podcast

Grow your audience by leveraging short-form video

How to record multitrack hybrid podcasts

Managing remote and studio recordings is relatively straightforward - but things get tricky when you try to mix the two

The philosophy of editing

Rethinking your approach to podcast production could save you time - and headaches

How to improve your remote recordings with guest packs

Say goodbye to tinny laptop audio, and hello to reusable all-in-one recording kits

How to track your podcast's analytics

If you want to build a successful podcast, you need to know how to measure your performance

Perfecting your podcast interview technique

The art of a rewarding conversation includes preparation, personality, and a healthy pinch of idle chatter

How to record better podcasts from home

Get better audio quality without investing in a fancy home studio setup

How to enhance your podcast editing

Improve the speed and quality of your editing workflows with these expert tips

How to achieve the perfect podcast launch

Make sure you’re following these key guidelines before you even press record

Getting heard: How to boost your podcast with PR and marketing

If an episode drops in the forest and no one listens, does it really make a sound?