How to Record a Podcast
Recording on your own, with a group or an online call? Here we'll cover equipment setups, software, tools & techniques which make for top quality and super easy podcast recording.
A primer for How to Record a Podcast
Here's a course that might help
The Launch Series: from Zero to Live in Simple Steps
Our 3-part Launch series is designed to hold your hand through the entire podcast launch process, from planning your show to making it live on the web. For a step-by-step, in-detail, no-jargon guide to getting your show out into the world, start here!Check out the Launch Series
How to Create a Silent Home Studio & Improve Your Podcast Audio
Learn about sound proofing, sound treatment, and getting better audio by paying attention to your duvet and your refrigerator.
How to Record a Podcast on Zoom.us
Learn how to record a podcast using zoom.us, one of the easiest ways to communicate online!
Acoustic Blankets for Podcasting | Kill the Reverb in Any Environment
Acoustic blankets and sound treatment arguably aren’t as popular in podcasting as they should be. We tend to get hung up on buying and upgrading things like mics, mixers, and audio plugins. Yet the environment we record in is of prime importance for how our content sounds. Acoustic blankets are something I’ve overlooked in the…
Recording Skype Calls for a Podcast: The Definitive Guide
Let’s find out how to record a Skype call, one of the oldest and easiest ways of capturing a podcast interview!
Understanding Dynamic Range and Loudness | Podcast Volume Levels
This guide, put together by our resident audio engineer Matt Boudreau, is aimed at intermediate-level podcasters who’ve been working with audio for a while now. If you’ve started to find your feet with your content and the general logistics of podcasting, and are now ready to take your audio quality up a notch, then this…
Stop! What’s That Sound: Troubleshooting Audio Issues
Sound recording is a garbage in, garbage out process. That is, the sound quality of your final product can only be as good as the quality of the sound recordings that go into the project from the start. Too often, the words “get it in post” are uttered for things that can’t be fixed in…
Aural Fixation: Clipping & Gain Staging
Of all the common issues in recording, by far the most common problem I hear in audio from my clients is clipping. Clipping is the flattening of the top frequencies of any audio file. When you add your file into Adobe Audition or Audacity for editing, the software will be unable to create the…
How to Podcast from an Event: Live Broadcasting or Offline Recording
Events are brilliant places to capture audio for your show. Where else can you find a huge crowd of people, all in your niche, just waiting to be ambushed with a mic? Good event audio is tricky, though. You need quality kit that stays mobile. Then, add in factors like software, live broadcasting, music and…
Recording Skype Calls on Your PC using Voicemeeter
Prev Next September 4th 2017 How to Record a Podcast, Podcast Interviews 2 Comments One of the many hats I wear is producing Radio Drama Revival. Frequently, host David Rheinstrom interviews guests about the medium, their process and interesting details about their lives. As a producer for the podcast and a number of show of my…
Here's a tool that might help
eCamm Call Recorder
eCamm is a long established recording tool for Skype and one we use regularly to record calls for our own interviews. Get high quality, split-track interview recordings really easily. eCamm is Mac-only. For PC, try Talkhelper instead! *Both affiliate links, but we write about eCamm because it's great!Check out eCamm