THE PODCAST ACCELERATOR

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Helping Busy Podcasters to Grow Their Audience in Specific, Actionable Ways

Monday, 9am UK

Long-form podcasting education

Friday, 9am UK

Podcaster audience questions

Welcome to The Podcast Accelerator, the show that helps busy podcasters to grow their audience in specific, actionable ways.

This short-form show typically runs for between 7 and 15 minutes and releases every Monday and Friday. Usually a solo show, every now and then, I’ll feature expert podcast industry guests and release bonus episodes as the podcast industry continues to grow and develop.

I can’t wait for you to join me on the Podcast Accelerator, remember to tell your podcasting friends that the show is available to listen to for free in any app that supports podcasts, now go dive into the episodes and keep on captivating!

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Podcast Q&A: How To Use Paid Social Media for Podcasts?

Before the holidays, we covered a couple of ways to grow your podcast organically over social media. This week – paid ads. What should you know before getting stuck in? What works best, and where should you spend your money? ShePodcasts member Cindy for this question.

What's Missing from Your Podcasting Growth Plan?

Why do most podcasters want more of the things that don't matter unless they have a plan for using that growth when they hit it?

Podcast Q&A: Who Matters More – You or Your Listener?

Thanks to podcaster Aaron Griffin who asked this really interesting question – “who is at the center of your podcast, you or your listener?” Let's get philosophical about podcasting, your community, being a host and a content creator.

You Need to Be Purposeful with Your Podcast

If you haven't, go and listen to episode 240 before this one! What are your goals in podcasting? To podcast professionally? To build an audience? To relax with friends? Whatever your aim is, podcast planning and goal setting is key to your show's success.

Podcast Q&A: Using Podcast Reviews as Free Marketing!

Podcast reviews are free marketing for your podcast, but few hosts really take the time to put them to work. A podcaster in our Facebook group recently asked us for ways to use reviews creatively as part of a podcast marketing strategy, so here are our 3 top tips!

Why We Stopped Repurposing The Podcast Accelerator for YouTube

We've been experimenting with repurposing every episode of the Podcast Accelerator for YouTube. Now we're stopping, and here's the reason why (as well as what you can learn from our journey!)

Why Isn't My Podcast Marketing Working?

Before we really get started with 2021's focus on podcast marketing, I want to talk to you about why, generally, marketing doesn't work for people, companies, brands, content creators and of course, podcasters like you. There are usually specific and identifiable reasons that marketing fails, no matter the industry or product being marketed, and your podcast is no different.

We're Back (With A Deeper Focus!)

Before Christmas, I put out a little interaction experiment using our new product Poductivity (coming this year). I asked you to decide the direction for upcoming Podcast Accelerator content and you lot answered in droves! Welcome to 2021, podcasters…

Happy Holidays, Thank You & A Quick Update

Merry Christmas from all of us at Rebel Base Media! Thanks for listening this year – we're taking a well-earned break over the holidays and will be back Monday January 4th with more straight-talking podcast advice for the big 2021!

A Podcaster's Beginners Guide to the Facebook Pixel

Facebook is REALLY effective for promoting your podcast. Better still, one of its most powerful tools – the Facebook Pixel – is totally FREE and will help you target and attract new listeners. Here's how to best start with Facebook Ads for your podcast.

9 Unconventional Ways to Grow Your Podcast

Grow Your Podcast Today!

I'm not a podcast guru. I just try things and I'm fortunate enough to work with thousands of podcasters at Rebel Base Media who also try things. These are the things that we have found work.

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The thrice-weekly show that brings you podcast education, industry insights and straight-talking reactions to podcasting news. This short-form show typically runs for between 7 and 15 minutes and releases every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Usually a solo show, every now and then, the show features expert podcast industry guests and release bonus episodes as the podcast industry continues to grow and develop.