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50. What I've Learned From Starting a Podcast
Episode 504th July 2022 • On Your Terms • Sam Vander Wielen
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It seems like just yesterday I started this podcast—and at the same time like I’ve been thinking about starting one forever. It’s been a great connection point with my audience, and I’ve already seen direct results in my business. If you’re in the same boat as me, thinking of starting a podcast for too long but unsure of where to start, I’m going to share everything I’ve learned along the way that you can apply to your own podcast, whether you’re thinking of starting one or already have one running. I also share how to position your podcast to grow your listeners and your business, podcasting social media strategies, and more.

In this episode, you’ll hear…

  • 04:15 - Having the right expectations for your podcast
  • 06:50 - Giving your audience what they want
  • 10:34 - Setting up your podcast and business to support each other
  • 12:40 - What to do when you’re thinking of starting a podcast
  • 17:54 - Having a business plan for your podcast
  • 21:01 - Things to keep in mind when starting your podcast
  • 28:28 - How to make your social media and podcast work together
  • 32:52 - Leading people into your business
  • 33:29 - Having a review strategy
  • 35:22 - Batch recording your podcast


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