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Regular deep dives into podcasting trends, events, and more.

14th October 2021

18 days til launch

The stage is set. We have some episodes in the can. Now it's time to tell the world and create some buzz for launch day on November 2nd.

25th August 2021

Congratulations, you’ve launched a podcast and nobody’s listening

How to judo-flip indifference and harness the power of invisibility

29th June 2021

9 ways to use ad breaks if you don’t yet carry ads

Encourage listeners to help you grow your audience, using the language of the ad break, and fill unsold ad inventory with calls-to-action to lift your podcast and promote other voices.


Every week, Mark posts a new video covering a fundamental podcasting principle.

9th September 2021

How to get your first 100 listeners

You've launched a podcast and you've done all the things that you supposed to do, but your downloads are in single figures. How can you build momentum and attract some initial interest?

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Mark Steadman

Podcast producer, consultant and coach. If found, please return to the nearest country pub.


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