She Podcasts - The Podcast for Women Podcasters

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Show 009 Quick-Guide

  • Do you wanna lollipop - how a Mama can podcast
  • The story of the first time Jess met Elsie in real life
  • Elsie’s online habits
  • The scoop on the She Podcasts t-shirts!
  • The story of the possible unqualified guest - when the guest is not compatible with your audience - what to do! #holycow
  • Jess might just change her workflow…
  • Is following your gut a good way to know yes or no?
  • Be honest and keep it real.
  • Elsie’s Catholic guilt comes out - yes I know - issue 29:10 bleep
  • Jessica’s breakdown of types of interviews - so boring you can’t see straight interview, the all you do is sell interview, trying to read pre-written answers interview
  • When Elsie has not published episodes for Elsie’s yoga class
  • What do you tell the person when you are not going to use their show? Natalie what’s your perspective?
  • Your interviewee wants to re-record - what to do?
  • When you are doing interviews you open yourself up to the opportunists
  • Upholding your reputation
  • If the story doesn’t match the reader you don’t print!

FEEDBACK REQUEST!

  • What are your standards for interviews?
  • What do you do when you record a crappy show or a crappy episode? Publish or no publish?
  • What do you do when an interview sucks?
  • How do you tell them you’re not going to air the show?

Links and Shows mentioned by Jess and Elsie


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  • Click here to subscribe via RSS
  • You can also subscribe via Stitcher

FEEDBACK + PROMOTION for Women Podcasters

You can ask your questions, comment below, go to the She Podcasts Facebook group and even share your promos for your podcast! Let your voice be heard. Send it all to feedback@shepodcasts.com

Direct download: sp_009.mp3
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Show 008 Quick-Guide

  • We begin with a discussion of Ramit Sethi’s article on charging for your podcast.
  • Is your content automatically an investment?
  • Does Ramit know what a podcast is? Audio files vs podcasts
  • Who are the best negotiators?
  • Let’s chat (again) about the type of models to charge for your podcast.
  • What is the point of the Ramit article and how Elsie went out and followed his advice.
  • “You can’t charge a dollar for every thought that you have” - Jessica
  • Super fans and their tattoos!
  • How are we like Jimmy Fallon and how did Howard Stern #fail?
  • The discussion begins on the Forbes article on John Lee Dumas - get ready for your two million dollars she podcasters!
  • A little bit of the Dumas background
  • How does one “succeed” in podcasting? We break it down AGAIN - new podcasters wonder when they’re going to be bringing in the dough!
  • Jess super duper ninja tip on paying attention in podcast interviews. Hint - it involves nail polish
  • Interview with Esther Kiss on Biz Women Rock about marketing your podcast being a full-time job! - if you can’t automate marketing and scheduling = drowning
  • clarity for women that his success set it up in a way that women and families and businesses may not be able to do
  • Jess had download shame - find out why!
  • Elsie lost a 5k download a day opportunity
  • Stephen Daubner quote: “most of the people that are very successful are anomalous for one reason or another”
  • Following a podcasting system inhibits your creativity.
  • Why Elsie and Jess are great co-hosts
  • Podcasting is a gold mine and relatively easy to make money - #NOT!
  • Once again we go down the ethnic rabbit hole…

FEEDBACK REQUEST!

Is podcasting a goldmine?

What do you think about charging for your podcast right out of the gate?

Are you in podcasting to make money?

Links and Shows mentioned by Jess and Elsie


HELP US SPREAD THE WORD!

It would be stellar if you shared She Podcasts with your fellow women podcasters on twitter. Click here to tweet some love!

If this episode got you all fired up, head on over to iTunes and kindly leave us a rating, a review and subscribe!

Ways to subscribe to She Podcasts!

  • Click here to subscribe via iTunes
  • Click here to subscribe via RSS
  • You can also subscribe via Stitcher

FEEDBACK + PROMOTION for Women Podcasters

You can ask your questions, comment below, go to the She Podcasts Facebook group and even share your promos for your podcast! Let your voice be heard. Send it all to feedback@shepodcasts.com

Direct download: sp_008.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EDT

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Show 007 Quick-Guide

  • iOS 8 beta release and how that affects podcasting possibilities - it’s the start of podcasting as a ubiquitous medium
  • Start optimizing your descriptions in the Podcasts App yo!
  • Super cool updates coming to the Mac via the latest upcoming OS release Yosemite. hint: you might not need Skype. Wowza.
  • Elsie and Jess go off on discussing possible workflows recording the cell phone calls on the Mac
  • How much Ummms and Aaaaaahs should you edit out of your podcast aka Elsie freaks Jessica out.
  • How in the heck do you get better at doing interviews? Many tactics are revealed.
  • The “Hello? Hellooooo? Are you there?” issue
  • People who are really fussy about listening…maybe should lighten up a little bit…we totally went there.
  • We are essentially the audio version of the Blair Witch Project. Listen for wha that means :)
  • Whoever you interview will influence the way that you respond to the conversation
  • How do you warm up your interviewee before you get on the show? Jessica shares her super secret sauce
  • How much interview show prep is TOO MUCH!
  • When questions really help your interviewee
  • Interview workflows - what works for you?
  • Why Jessica chose Schedule One and how to choose the best scheduling tool for you?
  • Elsie goes on a dual rant about somethings that makes her crazy about podcasters and promotion
  • How to help your guests promote YOU!
  • Two key take aways: take responsibility for your promotion and get clear on what’s mandatory for your guest to fill out
  • Elsie’s first introduction to marketing and the first product she ever bought about doing the best interviews you can.

FEEDBACK REQUEST!

What is your interview workflow for your guests?

What are the things that you dislike about being on other people’s podcast?

What are some challenges that you’ve come across when setting up your systems for your interviews?

Links and Shows mentioned by Jess and Elsie


HELP US SPREAD THE WORD!

It would be stellar if you shared She Podcasts with your fellow women podcasters on twitter. Click here to tweet some love!

If this episode got you all fired up, head on over to iTunes and kindly leave us a rating, a review and subscribe!

Ways to subscribe to She Podcasts!

  • Click here to subscribe via iTunes
  • Click here to subscribe via RSS
  • You can also subscribe via Stitcher

FEEDBACK + PROMOTION for Women Podcasters

You can ask your questions, comment below, go to the She Podcasts Facebook group and even share your promos for your podcast! Let your voice be heard. Send it all to feedback@shepodcasts.com

Direct download: sp_007.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EDT

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In this episode of She Podcasts we dive into all the different kinds of donation models or monetization models.

We look into what’s being done in the podosphere at the moment as well as ponder about what would be best for us to do…or if we should have a way to receive donations.

We would love to hear from you!

Show 006 Quick-Guide

  • Hot topic - donations? Whaddaya think?
  • The No Agenda donation break down - coolest thing ever - the listeners are the producers
  • Daily Tech News Show - The Patreon model
  • The subscription model: Marc Maron + Keith and the Girl
  • The kickstarted model - with some examples
  • The subscription + magazine model - Screencasts Online
  • The issues that arise when you ‘run your own thing’
  • How do you get over the something for nothing
  • The extra bonus content model - GTR
  • Let’s pontificate on what we want to do with the She Podcasts podcast? Donations? Yeah or nay?
  • The traveling yogini money maker - Tranquility Du Jour and Kimberly Wilson

FEEDBACK REQUEST!

Post your donation page! What are you doing in terms of donations?

Links and Shows mentioned by Jess and Elsie


HELP US SPREAD THE WORD!

It would be stellar if you shared She Podcasts with your fellow women podcasters on twitter. Click here to tweet some love!

If this episode got you all fired up, head on over to iTunes and kindly leave us a rating, a review and subscribe!

Ways to subscribe to She Podcasts!

  • Click here to subscribe via iTunes
  • Click here to subscribe via RSS
  • You can also subscribe via Stitcher

FEEDBACK + PROMOTION for Women Podcasters

You can ask your questions, comment below, go to the She Podcasts Facebook group and even share your promos for your podcast! Let your voice be heard. Send it all to feedback@shepodcasts.com

Direct download: sp_006.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:50pm EDT

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