Podcast Listening Apps

Podcast Listening Apps – and should you be listening to LESS podcasts!? PodCraft S11 E09

A bit of a bonus episode to bring down the curtain on our Podcast Equipment Series.  You put a lot of work into creating your episodes, so let’s have a chat about where (and how) your end product is actually consumed.  This episode starts with a discussion about why you should consider listening to less

Recording & Editing Software - Podcraft

Audio Editing Software for Podcasting | The PodCraft Podcast S11 E07

In this episode we’re looking at Audio editing and production software, commonly know as ‘Digital Audio Workstations’ in the audio production industry. We’ll look at the most common options out there to give you an idea of which one might suit you. A Digital Audio Workstation (or DAW, for short) is simply an audio editing

cables and stands

Podcasting Cables, Mic Stands & Pop Filters: the Bits & Bobs | The PodCraft Podcast S11 E06

Cables, stands, jacks, plugs, pop filters – the less glamorous, but still utterly essential part of the podcasting equipment pantheon. It’s common for podcasters to spend three figure sums on both their mic, and their recording device, then link the two together with a cable they’ll spend $5 on. On this episode, we look to

Podcraft audio monitoring

Audio Monitoring | The PodCraft Podcast S11 E05

Podcast listening isn’t exclusive to podcast listeners. Podcasters need to listen to their own audio too – both whilst it’s being recorded, and whilst it’s being edited. We call this type of creator listening “monitoring”, and that’s what we’ll be discussing on this episode of PodCraft. Key Considerations Listen through headphones (even a cheap pair

Podcraft Mobile Recording

Mobile Recording with Smartphones or Tablets | The PodCraft Podcast S11 E4

You most likely already carry an expensive recording device around with you everywhere you go. We’re talking, of course, about your smartphone. In this episode of PodCraft we take a look at the different gear and options available for turning your phone or tablet into a fully functioning podcast studio. Mobile Recording Gear Mentioned Rode

Podcraft: Digital Recorders for Podcasting

Choosing a Digital Recorder for Podcasting | The Podcraft Podcast S11 E2

In this episode we’ll cover why you might want to use a digital recorder in your podcasting efforts, and how to choose the best one for you. We’ve discussed digital recorders in the past, and in fact you can find  current definitive guide here: The Best Digital Podcast Recorders on the Market. This episode discusses

The Podcraft Podcast

Audio Monitoring for Podcasting: Headsets vs Speakers & How to Choose | Podcraft S2EP4

In this episode I’m talking about Audio monitoring. That means everything around how you listen to yourself when recording, and how you monitor your editing efforts. There are two broad ways to do this: Monitor Through Headphones Monitor Through Speakers Whichever way you go, you’re always looking for equipment which is labelled ‘monitor’ or ‘studio’