Greetings PM Family,
Let's open this weekly edition of the newsletter in a joint chorus. Please sing with us:
Oh, the weather outside is frightful
But the podcast studio's delightful.
and since we've no place to go.
New episode, new episode, new episode!
You have a marvelous singing voice. You must be great at podcasting as well.
Today we are pleased to share some great insights that have recently been revealed via our PodMov Daily newsletter. If you missed these, then here is a chance to get caught up on some of the best content available for the podcast community.
We will also remind you about the upcoming Webby Awards and close out with a heads up on our upcoming 28 Day Launch Your Podcast Challenge this January sponsored by our friends at Buzzsprout!
Recent Original Articles from PodMov Daily
PodMov Daily continues to grow! It is one of the top newsletters in the podcast industry.
One of the best things about the daily newsletter is the original articles. We have several recent articles from guest authors ranging from a variety of topics.
It is exciting for us to share these with you. We encourage you to subscribe to PodMov Daily if you haven't already to stay in the loop on industry news and important podcaster topics.
Here are some helpful posts related to podcast interviews:
- Dynamic Interview Questions for Creative Podcasters by Joey Held
- A Podcaster’s Guide to Culturally Sensitive Interviews by Jessica Kumar
- Why Being Interviewed Sucks (and How to Fix It) by Doug Fraser
Here are some tips to have a better structure for your podcast:
- Organization Tips for More Efficient Podcasting By Laurie Palau
Enter your podcast work in the 25th Annual Webby Awards. Final Entry Deadline Dec. 18
Enter your podcast work in the 25th Annual Webby Awards, the most prestigious international award for online work.
This anniversary season, The Webbys has introduced new categories to adapt to the Internet's changing nature. New categories include Podcast honors for Individual Episodes and Diversity and Inclusion; new Social categories for Interview/Talk Show, Best Editing, Best Influencer and Performance and Dance; brand new Virtual & Remote categories, and more.
New judges reviewing podcasting work include Nikole Hannah-Jones, Creator of The 1619 Project; Shereen Marisol Meraji, Host of Code Switch; Luvvie Ajayi, Host of Jesus and Jollof. Plus judges including Bill Simmons, Host of The Bill Simmons Podcast, and Alex Blumberg, Co-founder of Gimlet Media.
Work is honored across Websites and Mobile Sites; Video; Advertising, Media & PR; Social; Podcasts; Games and new this year Apps and Software and Virtual & Remote.
Enter before the Final Deadline on Friday, December 18th at Webby Awards.
Reminder: The Free 28 Day Launch Your Podcast Challenge Starts Again in January
The 28 Day Launch Your Podcast Challenge sponsored by Buzzsprout will begin again in January. We encourage you to join this free class if you are looking to start your show in the new year. We also ask that you consider sharing this with prospective podcast friends that may benefit from this opportunity as well. You can learn more about it here.
“You can tell a lot about a person by the way they handle three things: a rainy day lost luggage, and tangled Holiday tree lights.” — Maya Angelou