Posts tagged third coast festival
Running Out of Podcast Ideas? Here's How to Find More

It happens to every podcast creator eventually. You have an off week. The ideas aren’t flowing like they usually do. You’re thinking about what to make your next podcast episode about, and you’re drawing a blank. You’re out of podcast ideas! So what should you do? Today we’re going to recommend a strategy that may seem unorthodox. In the latest in our “Thoughts from Third Coast” series, we’re talking about how you can generate new ideas for your podcast through the art of (ethical) stealing.

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How Solid Organization Can Make The Difference In Your Podcast Production

Any creator who’s started a podcast knows that they have many moving parts to them. It can be a lot to keep track of, and the reality is that the way you organize your podcast’s production cycle can have an impact on your finished product. As part of our “Thoughts from Third Coast” series of guides, today we’re reporting on a few takeaways from a Third Coast 2018 session about organization led by former Gimlet Media producer Eric Mennel. We’ll talk about the four ways you can better organize your podcast production and improve your show.

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5 Things I Wish I'd Known When I Started My Podcast

Backyard Media is always trying to think of new ways to help independent podcast creators. As a writer for Backyard Media and a podcaster myself, I’m always trying to improve my craft and learn from others in this space. To that end, I recently attended the Third Coast International Audio Festival in Chicago. We’ll be providing more insights from Third Coast, but here are five key takeaways I got from one particular panel: the “Podcasting without a Net(work)” session for independent creators.

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