• Podcasting Made Simple

  • The Step by Step Guide on How to Start a Successful Podcast from the Ground Up
  • By: Daniel Larson
  • Narrated by: John Hopkinson
  • Length: 3 hrs and 58 mins
  • 4.9 out of 5 stars (68 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

If you're looking for a step by step walkthrough on how to start a podcast with no previous experience, keep listening....

Although there’s never been a better time to get into podcasting, with all the contradicting and often false information scattered all over the internet, it’s no wonder why so many people struggle to find a starting point when there are so many conflicting views over the best equipment, what launch strategy should be used, even editing. It can even create the illusion that starting a podcast is a daunting, time-consuming process. You may be reluctant to commit to something you lack both knowledge and experience in or you’re worried that when you do make the leap there’ll be no one on the other side listening.

In Podcasting Made Simple, you’ll discover:

  • The X factor that leaves listeners craving their next fix of your content
  • The secret to creating an immersive parasocial relationship with your audience
  • Why many podcasters’ advertisement and promotion actually repels potential listeners
  • How to create a loveable personal brand through emotional familiarity
  • The simple, straight forward guide to recording and editing
  • Why over half of podcasts are given up on within six months
  • Formatting the perfect email that will get sponsors running your way, even with a low listenership
  • Unique ways to start attracting guests and become an authoritative figure
  • The single most important voice technique you can use to differentiate your show from competitors

This digestible guide is made for people with no experience so yes, this will work for you even if you’ve never spoken into a microphone and have no presence on social media. Even if there are thousands of podcasts similar to yours already published, and you have no marketing experience.  

If you’re ready to start your podcasting journey the right way, you should listen to this audiobook.

©2020 Daniel Larson (P)2020 Daniel Larson

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enjoy and share!

Growing an audience is so important in podcasting some glad Daniel covers easy strategies to implement to grow your audience before you even have a show and then goes into great detail and how to create an engaging show that people actually want to listen to.

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Worth it.

This is A must listen before stating a podcast. Definitely recommend it. Will listen again.

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Highly recommend!

Venturing into the world of podcasting and found this book to be top notch in my journey from technology advice to the softer side of marketing and branding. I really appreciated it and am more confidential now that I can be a successful podcaster!

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  • Al
  • 01-31-22

A Comprehensive Book On Podcasting

I have found Daniel’s book on podcasting to be one of the best I’ve read on the subject, and I’ve read a few. It exceeded my expectation.

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  • 06-03-21

Stretching four pages of useful content into a book.

The author emphasizes over and over that the primary motivation to create podcasts is passion and not the desire to make a buck.
Yet the desire to make a buck seems to be the motivation for writing this book. The useful content could be distilled down to less than ten written pages. The rest seems to be filler and common sense lecture.

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I loved this

I loved this. Thanks for such an insightful book Daniel
what and why. I know how to market and grow my show

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I feel so much more confident

I feel so much more confident going forward with my show. I know exactly how

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podcasting as actually surprisingly simple

If you think the podcasting is too overwhelming you're wrong podcasting as actually surprisingly simple well simple when you follow Daniel's straightforward guide and how to build a podcast that suits you.

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Podcasting Made Simple

Podcasting Made Simple has helped me tremendously in terms of understanding exactly how to approach the marketing of my podcast as well as really helping me understand the true purpose. My boss said this is something too many people overlook but plays a huge role on how easily you can grow your show

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Daniel does an amazing job

Daniel does an amazing job making this book a straightforward concise guide to podcasting.
I feel empowered and confident that I'm able to deliver a great show that my listeners will both love

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  • Simon
  • 09-07-21

I didn't find this helpful

This book is too generic and does not go into enough detail. I would not recommend this book to anyone.

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  • Informed
  • 02-24-21

Really inspired now!

Great book, really helpful!

I always wanted to get into Podcasting and now I can. This book is easy to refer to and a great resource of all the useful information that I will need.

Highly recommend!

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  • Harry Beck
  • 01-30-21

Brilliant

The author clearly has profound knowledge on what it takes to podcast real successfully no matter what your end goal is...each chapter is effectively a step in the aspects of starting one up and they are jam packed with information and delivered brilliantly.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 01-30-21

Podcasting made simple

This seemed the most appealing audiobook I could find on how to start a podcast and it didn’t disappoint! Seemed complete and really well put together, even the first chapter which served as more of a mindset/direction chapter was great and really valuable

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  • Anonymous User
  • 01-29-21

Perfect and so helpful

Excellent read and so so helpful! It is just what I was looking for it has it all!

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 01-25-21

wowzarooney

Excellent read, Daniel Larson evidently has a wealth of knowledge through passion and experience that I’m glad has been shared, it massively helped me out and I’d recommend anyone else wanting to start a podcast.

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  • Kristina Lazarevic
  • 01-19-21

5 Stars!!!

I really liked the section on branding and on marketing, both taught me so much more than I even anticipated! The equipment list was good too I had heard way too many different recommendations

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  • Anonymous User
  • 01-19-21

Great!!!

Excellent book, each chapter covered in great depth the different aspects of not only just starting, but getting off to a CRACKING start. I feel hugely motivated and confident for my upcoming plans thanks to Daniel Larson!

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  • Ryan
  • 01-18-21

Fantastic

Couldn’t recommend this enough to anyone looking to start, it has pretty much all you could want to know and more, delivered really nicely too.

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  • D.E
  • 01-17-21

Stunning read

Daniel Larson’s overview on how to start a podcast leaves nothing lacking and i leave the experience feeling more than confident in now getting off to a good start!