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Online Course: Listen Up! A beginner’s guide to podcasting

  • 7th Sep, 2023
  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

A 2-hour course on Zoom hosted by Emma Inch, covering the following topics:

  • Why podcasts? – what podcasts are and how they differ from radio; who is listening and how engaged they are with the medium; how podcasts can get your message across or help your brand.
  • Different types of podcasts – e.g., branded podcasts, scripted podcasts, interview podcasts, audio montage, etc.
  • The equipment – the range of equipment you can use to record podcasts, from your mobile phone to a home production desk.
  • Software – different types of Digital Audio Workstations (software applications that can be used to record, edit, and produce podcasts) including Audacity & Reaper.
  • Music & Sound FX – how to access copyright-free music and sound FX.
  • Podcast hosting platforms – getting your podcast out there via platforms such as Podbean, Buzzsprout, Libsyn, etc.
  • Publicising your podcast – how to get your podcast noticed and listened to.

Date and Time

Thursday 7th September 2023 4pm-6pm

Cost and Ticket Links

Guild Members (Both Individual and Corporate) – £15 (+0.95p PayPal fee) – Ticket Link

Non-members – £25 (+£1.05 PayPal fee) – Ticket Link

Once you have purchased your ticket, the link for the session will be emailed to you just prior to the course date.

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