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Are people getting their nether regions waxed during Covid? NSFW talk ensues. Bonnie shares some pretty powerful audio feedback, Jess and Elsie debate about the appropriateness of pineapples PLUS Common Sense Media + Apple, Google Podcasts updates and some pretty cool Elsie Tool Tips that involve headphones and fountain pens

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EPISODE LENGTH 49:50

  • We all are having a hard time looking presentable and how did we ever find time to do everything we did to look good
  • 4:58 NSFW! Bikini Wax talk
  • Would you stick your nether regions in someone’s face right now?
  • There’s a commercial that literally says pubic hair!!!
  • Has generation Z stopped caring about being demure?
  • 13:09 Podcasting News! Wanna know when we are going live?
  • 14:29 Audio feedback from Bonnie about Jess thankfully not blowing up
  • 18:08 Apple teamed up with Common Sense media to curate podcasts for kids
  • 26:40 New Group Aims To Warn Advertisers About Podcast Perils
  • 30:49 And now why Elsie doesn’t want Jess to use pineapples
  • 34:35 IKEA has a new podcast and it’s their catalogue as audio!
  • 36:35 Google Podcasts has new ways to make sure that you are getting content that you really like
  • Elsie shares how she’s been setting up her camera when they stream together
  • Skye wrote an article for HotPod - basically, podcasting isn’t a path to Hollywood
  • 43:37 Tool Tips
  • More over the ear headphones that you can’t see when you’re on camera
  • Elsie got her first fancy pen!
  • And Jess and a funny fountain pen story

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Direct download: sp306_final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:02pm EST

Update from Louisville Public Media, Elsie reveals some time-management tools, including Timery and Toggl, oh Daylight Savings really sucks, discussing the five things you need to AVOID in order to grow your podcast. Plus, we circle back to the Ambie Awards and have an in-depth discussion about what’s wrong with how podcasting award shows actually work and our dream scenario

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EPISODE LENGTH 1:00:02

  • We are getting so much better at opening the show and being all serious about it

  • Although y’all missed it (already) we were part of the best series on Clubhouse put on by our Social Media Boss, Andrea Jones which was called Unmute Yourself

  • “I don’t want to talk about being canceled or what to do when I’m canceled because I never react properly.” -Jess

  • 7:20 We really need to be more prepared for when something unexpected happens and they are opportunities to be better

  • 9:25 Exciting update! Louisville Public Media has just launched a podcasting curator to make podcasting accessible to people in our community who have great ideas but aren’t sure how to make them happen

  • 11:00 Why Elsie has been consciously timing herself to see exactly how long things take

  • 11:57 Are empaths more apt to lose track of time?

  • How long does it actually take to manage a community

  • 13:48 Elsie loves Toggl - every couple of weeks, Elsie will send her boss a detailed time outline of where she spends her time

  • 18:44 Timing yourself helps you make choices as to what you can do better and then use your time better

  • 21:14 Also, Elsie is using Timerly to remove the friction to start using the timings

  • Daylight savings is annoying

  • 27:00 News! The five things to avoid to grow your show…

  • “The reason you want big guests is for credibility, not followers.” -Jess

  • Jess shares her experience on helping her cousin and the parallels between influencers and podcasters

  • 41:11 we have all the things in the Super Squad!

  • 40:10 How do you get people to share you show??

  • 42:44 Follow up! We circle back to the Ambie Awards 

  • We have a solution – Podcasting, Seriously Fund

  • 45:35 Jess is pitching once again doing She Podcasts awards and why Elsie finds them to be troublesome

  • 49:25 Elsie finds out that they are judging awards

  • We hash it out - all about awards, what works, what doesn’t

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Direct download: sp305_final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:53pm EST

International Women’s Day was all about the #ChooseToChallenge hashtag and how we challenge our own biases toward gender. We jump right into a debate – do we have to learn things that we don’t care about? Plus, looking at your subscriptions in Google Podcasts, the new Spotify for women, Ambie Award nominations and finally keeping all the podcasting acquisitions clear in your own head.

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EPISODE LENGTH 1:01:56

  • Getting wished a Happy Women’s Day in the wild, so exciting

  • 2:40 What should happen on International Women’s Day #choosetochallenge, people!

  • 4:20 Getting off topic right off the bat with Jess rant about not wanting to know all the things

  • Is it a gender thing where people are constantly trying to help you by telling you stuff? Elsie doesn’t think so, no

  • 10:54 Elsie finally brings it back to podcasting

  • “There is a lot of real basic misunderstanding of what even podcasting is on a technical level.” -Elsie

  • Who’s responsiblity is it to know?

  • If you want your podcast to succeed, you need to know how to optimize all of the fields

  • 14:52 Whose fault is it when it all goes wrong?

  • 16:59 Elsie shares how she works through the resistance to not wanting to know things

  • 18:32 Jess associates the resistance with gender

  • 25:24 News! How do I know how many people are subscribed to my show?

  • You can’t get a comprehensive number of subscribers – there is simply no way to know, however, there are 3 separate places where you find more specific data: Spotify, Apple Podcasts, & Google Podcasts

  • In Google Podcasts there is a place to see your subscribers!

  • 34:16 Spotify is focusing on women – they have a new campaign called “Equal”

  • Will they follow through? How will we know whether or not the initiative move forward?

  • The Spotify marketing team is awesome

  • 41:57 The Podcast Academy unveils their first Ambies Awards nominees! 

  • 164 nominees! It’s mostly professional podcasts 

  • Did you know that the nominations were open?

  • 51:42 It’s about pushing the podcasting industry forward

  • 55:08 Now you know who owns who in the podcasting space! So cool!

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Direct download: sp304_final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:53am EST

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