How Creating a Podcast Can Draw Extensive Traffic To Your Website

When you really think about it, 90 days in the business world isn’t that long. Increasing your websites’ traffic by thousands in such a small amount of time seems baffling at best, so how did Mel Telecican do it? On a recent episode of Should I Start a Podcast, we shared Mel’s insightful speech from We Are Podcast, 2015. She …

7 Steps to Make Your Podcast Stand Out From the Crowd

To have a successful podcast you need to reach the right people, in the right way. Understanding how to market your podcast effectively can contribute immensely to your success. On a recent episode of Should I Start a Podcast, we shared Nathan Chan’s insightful speech from We Are Podcast 2016. Here, Nathan Chan shares seven marketing strategies that will draw …

SOPs: As Sexy as Your Dad in a Mankini, but Vital to Business Success

SOPs or standard operating procedures might be as sexy as your dad in a mankini, but they are vital for building a successful, manageable and scalable business. At the We Are Podcast 2017 event, during a very entertaining panel discussion on automation, the audience had a chance to pick the brains of four successful entrepreneurs who have been there and …

How to Avoid Toxic Behaviours and Why You Should Reach Out for Help

On a recent episode of Should I Start A Podcast, I sat down and spoke with Tripp Lanier. He has an incredibly diverse CV – life coach, author, musician. Not only that, he’s a veteran podcast host with roughly 12 years’ worth of airtime. His podcast The New Man Podcast: Beyond the Macho Jerk and the New Age Wimp has been …

5 Ways to Use Social Media to Boost Your Podcast

Recording your podcast is just the beginning. Getting people to actually listen to it, that’s a whole different story. At We Are Podcast 2016, we had a panel of industry professionals that passed along their proven ways to engage social media audiences to grow podcasts. Here are a few of their top tips. Promote your podcast on Facebook Facebook’s robust …

6 Ways to Make the Membership Model Work

Subscription models have become a massive trend throughout a number of businesses. There’s big ones like Netflix or The New York Times, but there are also plenty of smaller companies using subscription models to create communities of dedicated members and add paid access to premium content. But how do you make it work? It’s not easy, but at We Are …

Staying Sane In The World Of Content Creation

Content creation has never been so diverse or complex than it is today. With so many ways to be seen and heard, no wonder a majority of us fixate on likes and shares as a way of validating our worth among the masses. This kind of thinking breeds insecurity, and can often pull us away from the long term goals …

7 Ways to Make Money with Podcast Sponsorships

Sponsorships. They’re the first thing you think of if you’re asked how podcasts make money. But did you know they’re not the best way for podcasts to make money? At We Are Podcast 2016, we had a panel of industry experts sit down and explain how they made podcast sponsorships work, with one panel member saying he is doing his …

3 Key Elements for a Great Podcast Interview

You may think that having a conversation within a podcasting capacity takes little to no effort – just click on the mic, and you’re away.  It may come as a surprise that this couldn’t be further from reality. On a recent episode of Bond Appetit, I had the opportunity to speak with a Sean D’Souza. Sean is a multifaceted entrepreneur, …