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Geopats Podcasting - Stephanie Fuccio EPISODE 3, 29th October 2019
Podcasting: Community in New Zealand & Online with Sunshine and Powercuts Host Heather Welch
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Podcasting: Community in New Zealand & Online with Sunshine and Powercuts Host Heather Welch

Have you ever seen someone light up over the mention of a name? This is what happens when Heather Welch’s name is mentioned in the podcasting world. She doesn’t just spread peace and serenity via her off the grid and nature podcast, Sunshine and Powercuts, her existence and general character ARE these things. Add her technical prowess and organizational skills and you can start to see how she can put together the Sunshine Summit twice a year. In this episode we talk about her specific podcasting experiences from rural New Zealand and how she complement’s her local podcasting community with the strong, illuminating one she has built online.  

Heather’s Info: 


Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SunshineAndPowerCuts/

Sunshine and Powercuts website: https://www.sunshineandpowercuts.com/

Sunshine Summit Live: https://www.sunshinesummit.live/

Sunshine Summit videos on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZU1dsOW0NsH7KZkgIN5r7g/featured

Her interview on the Waves of Tech Podcast with Dave and Steve Lee (Founders of International Podcast Day):


If you like this episode, feel free to 


-Podcast Brunch Club, Wellington Branch: https://podcastbrunchclub.com/wellington/

-International Podcast Day: 

Heather’s session https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sEWoSCw7d6s

but there are 6 years of other sessions on this YT channel also

-International Podcast Association: https://internationalpodcastassociation.org/

-Emily Prokop, The Story Behind Podcast, http://thestorybehindpodcast.com/

-Anchor https://anchor.fm/

-Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/

-Podcastage YouTube channel: Here is Bandrew’s microphone test of truth to start you off:  


-Samson Q2U microphone: same as my info below

-Isotope https://www.izotope.com/en/products/rx.html

-Audacity (recording and editing software) : https://www.audacityteam.org/

-ATR 2100 microphone: https://www.amazon.com/Audio-Technica-ATR2100-USB-Cardioid-Dynamic-Microphone/dp/B004QJOZS4

-Regen Racing Podcast (about e-racing): https://www.regenracingpodcast.com/

-History of Aotearoa Podcast(about New Zealand): https://historyaotearoa.com/

-Discord: https://discordapp.com/

-Underdog Podcast Community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/UnderDogPods/

-Lady Pod Squad: https://twitter.com/ladypodsquad

-She Podcasts: https://www.shepodcasts.com/

-Better Podcasting YouTube livestream and podcast: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKbxYuTPF2IdkB7eYd_Qbww



-Time Buddy app: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.helloka.worldtimebuddy&hl=en_US

-Acuity Scheduler: https://acuityscheduling.com/?kw=YToxNDM4MzMyNQ%3D%3D

Promo Spots: 

(15:49) History of Aotearoa Podcast(about New Zealand): https://historyaotearoa.com/

(17:45) Duck in Games Podcast : https://podtail.com/no/podcast/duck-in-games/

Geopats Podcast: 

Would love to hear from you! Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn & you can even leave a voice message on Speakpipe. Where to find the Geopats Podcast website, Apple Podcasts page, subscribe on : iOS , Android devices, RSS. Check out all of our projects: https://stephfuccio.com/

Music courtesy of Damon Castillo,https://www.damoncastillo.com October’s song is “I’m so happy I could die” from the "Mess of Me" album

This episode was created with:

-My microphone: Samson Q2U

-Auphonic,free online leveling software

- Producer, Editor, & Host: Stephanie (Gmail: stephfuccio or WeChat: stephfuccio)

- Podbean hosting site: Get 1 month free, https://www.podbean.com/virtualexpats