Here are my timestamped show notes on episode 7 of Dan Benjamin’s excellent podcast Podcast Method.
0:50 What do you do when you’re sick?
3:10 Recording with people who have little recording experience; interview technique
6:25 Details on post production: noise gates, compressors, stripping silence (long running section)
6:50 Styles of podcasting
17:45 Effective ad reads
27:10 How do you stop saying um, ah, y’know, etc?
30:24 How do you organise your gear and wires?
33:00 Buzzes from power units
34:53 Prerecording intros and outros
39:00 Stripping down to silence, dealing with hiss, noise gating
42:10 Best method for sound dampening, sound pedal layout, on a budget
45:50 What does Archer Avenue look for in a podcast, what do you look for in a sponsor?
53:00 What is a reasonable rate per thousand downloads? How should you approach sponsors?
59:25 Should you use an ID3 editor for each episode?