Podcasting is the storytelling revolution that empowers the everyday person with the opportunity to create and share their own audio content.t. We all have something to say, but the challenge is to create good content that gets attention in today’s media climate. As a podcast producer, Podnews, is my number 1 resource to help navigate the world of podcasting.

James Cridland, the editor of Podnews, is a radio futurologist and podcast industry expert, giving commentary and influencing the trajectory of podcasting to keep it in the hands of the people. In publishing his daily news source and podcast resource, James has helped thousands of podcasters find their way in an ever-changing industry.

In today’s episode of Be The Drop, James explains the importance of publicly operated media and how to improve the content and popularity of your podcast. Backed by useful statistics and insights, James lends his expertise to answer burning questions of creators and provide useful tips to help share their passions effectively.

This episode was recorded LIVE at the Podcast Trends Presentation in Adelaide. 

James Cridland from Podnews Talks Podcasting Trends

“If you want to launch a newspaper it’s hugely expensive and complicated. With a podcast to be on all the wonderful platforms, all you need to do is put it out there.”

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In this episode on the latest Podnews (Podcast News), you will learn:

  • Why you always consider what your audience thinks of your content
  • How podcasts provide space for everyone to tell stories
  • What to consider when developing your podcast ideas
  • Which hosting service you should pick for your podcast
  • How to structure your podcast to stand out
  • Why niche content is successful in podcasting
  • SEO tricks for making your content findable
  • What podcasting has done to revolutionise the audio media industry

“Don’t wait until you get something perfect, just get going. You’ll never communicate a great thing if you don’t communicate it.”

Amelia Veale and James Cridland Talk Podcasting


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.

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