If you’re a regular listener, you’ll know we love podcasts. Not only do we create and release this podcast; we help a range of clients to record, edit and distribute their podcasts. Along our podcasting journey we have learnt a HUGE amount. It can seem like a complicated process to get started, but learning how to make a podcast, with great content and awesome audio quality, is getting easier.

Chris Warman is a digital content producer and chief videographer for Narrative Marketing. As the editor for Be The Drop Podcast, which is coming up to four years broadcasting, Chris has lots of practical experience to help you learn, the technical side of telling stories.

In today’s episode of Be The Drop, Chris and Amelia discuss the equipment, recording and editing required to make a podcast. Chris offers his top tips for producing and making your audio sound polished. This is an informative episode, to help you learn from the podcasting knowledge we’ve gathered.

Chris Warman Discusses How To Make A Podcast

“Don’t worry if your podcast isn’t going to be what you originally thought it would be; let it evolve and let yourself go on the journey.”

Listen now to the full episode:

In this episode on how to make a podcast, you will learn:

  • Microphone etiquette and how to pick a microphone for podcasts
  • Acoustic treatment and choosing a setting to record a podcast
  • What to consider in the development of your content
  • Why editing is a storytelling process too, and how to approach it
  • What skills are required to make a podcast sound good to the audience
  • Interviewing skills, and what to remember when sharing someone else’s story
  • How to foster interest in your audience and keep them engaged
  • The laws and practices to keep your podcast legitimate and fresh

“We have evolved. From low podcasting knowledge, the audio quality has developed, as the content has developed, as podcast platforms have developed.”

Chris shares his top tips on how to make a podcast


Considering starting your own podcast? At Narrative Marketing, we deliver a full range of podcast production services. Or if you’d like help getting started to produce your own content, I also deliver podcast training programs.

If you’ve got any questions or feedback about this episode, I’d love to hear your comments! Want more? Join our FREE Facebook Group where we provide tools and resources to help you supercharge your digital storytelling content.

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Amelia xx

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