"While gaining new listeners for our show is great, doing this outreach is about hearing questions that provide a different perspective and make us re-examine the way we’re doing things. It’s about helping individuals learn something new and engage with a medium that may have gone undiscovered."
We're talking about talking to the press. Whenever I bring up reaching out to the press, I get this response almost like people don't realize they can? People seem to really undersell themselves and get really intimidated. Every podcast journalist I know wants this medium and its creators to succeed. So I think that's step one for getting people on the right track: journalists who cover podcasts want you to succeed.
In 1 year, I’ve built a breakout and impactful podcast that: has over 230,000 downloads was selected as 1 of 27 podcasts to listen to in 2018 by BuzzFeed was nominated as Best New Personal Finance podcast in what is considered the Emmy’s of the online Personal Finance space and most importantly, has positively impacted the lives of my listeners which in turn creates a loyal, engaged & fast growing audience.
While podcasting is certainly a growing industry, not everyone listens to audio. Some prefer the printed page, while others enjoy video content more. This session will discuss the variety of ways today's podcasters can take their core show and branch it out into new mediums for a stronger revenue stream and wider audience.
It takes a lot of courage to have your podcast critiqued on stage by a panel of experts, but two podcasters are up to the challenge. This popular panel returns to Podcast Movement for the third year with must-see coaching tips from the best and the brightest.
Kevin is the co-founder of the Smodcast Podcast network. He has created multiple hit shows including Smodcast, Fatman on Batman and Hollywood Babble-on. He is also well known as a filmmaker and actor. He came to pop culture prominence with comedy films that he directed and starred in such as Clerks, Mallrats, Chasing Amy, Dogma and Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back.