Today marks the inaural episode of the Friday Podcast.
Enjoy the broadcast and for those who like the notes, they’re located below:
Podcast Session Notes:
- What is podcasting?
It is a way of distributing audio content over the Internet.
Content is usually hosted on websites and blogs.
- Why’s podcasting useful?
Podcasting – personalizes the user experience.
A major advantage over text-based blogging: podcasting conveys intangible qualities:
Readers typically better able to get a glimpse of the blogger or website owner’s personality.
You get a sense of how does the person sounds…and make inferences about their personality, education, intelligence.
These snap decisions may or may not be correct, nonetheless, first impressions do count.
It’s generally said that we size up people we meet within the first 10 seconds of seeing them, based on how they’re dressed, how they sound.
- Podcasts help:
-Establish a closer link to your audience.
-Personalizes their experience.
Length: Vary in length. Can be up to an hour.
Although 3-5 minutes work well too.
- Traffic, Traffic, Traffic!
Additional advantage, useful for traffic generation: able to ping podcast-related ping servers like:
This concludes first episode of the WhoIsAndrewWee.com Friday podcast.
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