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Gary from Podcast Pickle has started a blog at http://pdillys.com/2007/06/08/understanding-our-favorites-system-at-podcast-pickle/ and I mention his blog item about Podcast Pickle Favorites. You may not be begging for Podcast Alley Votes again.
Daniel Johnson from Journey Inside My Mind (www.jimmpodcast.com ) mentioned that he had dound my podcast on another "generic" blog. It turns out that there is software that people can put on a website to "copy" your blog, (as well as other podcasters/bloggers) posts. He had heard about this from Paul Colligan and the interesting thing is if you don't put your website address in your show readers may not know where the information came from. With that in mind, you are reading items from
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Johnathan Waltz had his podcast mentioned in a Blog about his powerscripting podcast (http://powerscripting.wordpress.com/ ). Realize that your podcast could be mentioned by anyone and your audience could explode. This is why you need a host for your podcast that offers unlimited bandwidth. That way no matter how popular your podcast is, you NEVER have to worry about bandwidth. I suggest www.uselibsyn.com (the service I use for the SOP).
Vince from the B Movie Podcast (www.bmoviecast.com ) answers the question "I'm sure glad I started podcasting because I enjoy talking about the thing I love which is B-movies and cult movies. I like sharing with and finding like minding people to talk to on the subject. I have met a lot of cool people by listening to similar Podcasts on the subject. I met two guys from the Mondo Movie podcast by interacting acting with there podcast. We went on a vacation to Europe in May and I got to meet them in London at a pub and talk for hours. How cool is that. It doesn't get much better than that." -
People may be "mashing" your RSS feed in the future so be sure to keep announcing what your podcast is, where they can find more, and how to contact you. Podshow has channels, and Yahoo has Pipes (http://pipes.yahoo.com/pipes/ ) These allow multiple RSS feeds to be combined into one.
Join us as we interview "Ringmaster Greg" from the Dancing With Elephants Podcast (http://www.dwithe.com ) about the contest that involved cross promotion with other podcasters to help give away an ipod shuffle. In the end their listener numbers went up, but was it worth it? Listen an find out.
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