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The Ultimate Podcast Junkies Podcatcher Review!

This is the Ultimate Podcast Junkies Podcatcher Review! I recently had a great conversation with CBC filmmaker and podcaster David Ridgen. You can hear the episode and read the full show notes here. Given the buzz around the episode, I decided to create a series of trackable links and see if people could vote with

Why Xero Is the Best Small Business Bookkeeping Software

If you're a regular reader of this blog, you probably came across my post from a few weeks ago, These Are the 67 Tools I Use For Podcast Junkies. I wanted to dive in a bit deeper to one of the specific tools I mentioned, which has been extremely useful to the day-to-day operations, Xero.

The 67 Tools, Services and Apps I Use As Host of Podcast Junkies

As you can see from the (not so) prolific output here, I tend to only write a post when I feel it is something that is relevant to the podcasting community, as was the case with my last post, 28 Podcasts So Meta, They All Cover the Topic of Podcasting Itself, back in November of

The Incredibly Exhaustive List of Podcasts About Podcasting

(Originally posted on Medium on 11/12) I always have an interesting discussion when I describe to people what my podcast is about. I tell them “it’s a podcast about podcasting, I know, super-meta, huh?.” I didn't even know podcasts about podcasting was a thing! And then, invariably, I make the comparison to the amazingly inventive

WP Engine Podcast Hosting Makes Sense And Here’s Why

WP Engine Podcast Hosting and the Straw That Broke the Camel's Back Podcast webhosting is a question that comes up a lot lately. I don't write blog posts a lot. In fact, let's not count the blog posts that appear as a result of a new podcast episode. It's more likely than not, less than 5. But

News Recap: 10 Years of Podcasting; Boing Boing Interviews Ross, Carrie of Oh No! Podcast; In-Car Listening Grows…

Podcasts 10 years on: The often eccentric medium has attracted devoted listeners – and created media stars The Independent's Alex Lawson looks back at 10 years of podcasting. [link] Oh No Ross and Carrie: podcasting investigative journalists join cults for science! Cory Doctorow makes it through three years worth of Oh No Ross and Carrie,

News Recap: Andrew Norton Kicks Off ‘This is Radio’ with Roman Mars; Keith and the Girl Ultimate Podcasting Guide; Merced College Using Podcasting to Deliver Campus Info

Andrew Norton, who primarily works in video, also happens to love radio, and has started a new ‘This Is Radio' series on Transom as a way to meet all the people he admires, and “poke around their stuff”. He kicks off the series with none other that Roman Mars of 99% Invisible. [link] Comedy podcast

News Recap: Jen Kirkman Podcast by John Serba; Inspired by “This American Life,” Stanford Med Student Starts “Becoming Doctors”; Brian Holton Henderson on Podcasts as ‘New Fireside Chat’

John Serba interviews Chelsea Lately's staff writer, Jen Kirkman as she approaches the 50th episode of her podcast “I Seem Fun: The Diary of Jen Kirkman”. [full story] Inspired by NPR’s “This American Life,” a Stanford med student started a podcast (Becoming Doctors) to document and share the intense clinical experiences of her classmates. Reported by

News Recap: EFF Stops Patent Troll Suit; Forbes’ Ewan Spence: Is Future of Digital Mags in Podcasting? USA Today Profiles Podcasting

The EFF goes to court and successfully blocks a podcasting patent troll seeking 1,300 EFF donor names. Can The Future Of Digital Magazines Be Found In The History Of Podcasting? Forbes' Ewan Spence buy ambien medication writes about the parallels. USA Today's Gladys Edmunds chats with Mur Lafferty on the creation of her podcast “You Should

News Recap: Blubrry Launches Affiliate Program; Marc Maron, Adam Carolla on Podcasting, Patent Trolls; Tested’s Will & Norm on Audio Gear for Podcast Recording;

Blubrry.com Launches Affiliate Marketing Program – This will allow podcast consultants, podcasters and enthusiasts to earn money for promoting the Blubrry service. The Tested crew go deep into the their audio gear recommendations for podcasters The most recent episode of WTF with Marc Maron features Billy Connolly, but also fellow podcaster Adam Carolla to discuss the current

Podcast Movement Adds Rob Cesternino, Dave Delaney, Erik K Johnson

Podcast Movement Kickstarter update #5 adds 3 new speakers to the roster of talent. Rob Cesternino from Rob Has a Podcast. Rob is a three time Podcast Awards winner, and is one of the top entertainment podcasters in the world. Dave Delaney from New Business Networking Radio. is a recognized buy generic cialis leader, author,

News Recap: Podcast Answer Man Joins Podcast Movement, 31% of Americans 12+ Use Pandora, Audacity-To-Podcast on Monetizing Podcasts

The Podcast Answer Man himself, Cliff Ravenscraft, along with Justin Crossley, founder of The Brewing Network were recently announced as additional speakers at Podcast Movement. In addition, the team has added new stretch goals at $22.5K, $25K, $30K. The Audacity To Podcast site has an interesting article, “What to do when your podcast makes money” on some of

News Recap: Podcast App Review: Castro, Downcast, Mashable Podcasts For Your Commute, Journalism Podcasts with SoundCite

Today's iPhone has a new round-up of the latest and greatest in podcatchers, including the new Castro app, which sports a beautiful iOS7 interface and gets the Dan Benjamin thumbs-up! Mashable's Yohana Desta goes through 14 Podcasts to Help You Forget About Your Crummy Commute. Fast Company Labs‘ Tina Mirtha has a story on the use

News Recap: Podcast Movement on Kickstarter, Cliff Ravenscraft Defends Podcasts, Sticher Android Update

As a testament to the increasing awareness of the podcasting medium, a veritable who's who of podcasters have put their collective efforts into the creation of a new conference called Podcast Movement. Jared Easley, Gary Leland, Dan Franks, and Mitch Todd are podcasters who saw a need for a great conference for podcasters, by podcasters, about PODCASTING! On the latest episode

The Journey Begins

If you've made it to this first post, it is most likely a result of the link I've put on the twitter page for Podcast Junkies. Rather than have folks keeping seeing the “Hello World” default post, I thought I'd put something a bit more personable up. I'm currently working (hard) on lining up the