Archive for 'Podcasting News'

Podcast Description Tutorial

Monday, August 1st, 2005

Ok, this is not really a tutorial, but having personally read through 1000′s of podcast titles and descriptions, let me offer up a little bit of advice to new podcasters (and old podcasters). Your show description is the ONLY chance (90% of the time) you have at getting someone to test and/or subscribe to your […]

Trap Door Magic Podcast: the first magic podcast

Monday, August 1st, 2005

Im always excited by FIRSTS in podcasting, and I think (as do they) that this podcast is the first of its kind. “Magicians Andrew Payne and Keith Barber discuss the art of magic in all its forms. The Trap Door is totally independent, and it is the first magic podcast.” Check them out on the […]

Univeristy of Florida Students/Alumni Rejoice!

Monday, July 25th, 2005

The University of Florida has started producing some of thier news in an audio format (and distributed as we like to say, in podcast format). Students & Alumni…get your podcast. See Podcast Here Official Site

Tower Records Podcast

Monday, July 25th, 2005

As I approve them and find interesting ones, I continue to send to you. I dont know why I am always amazed when corporations finally get podcasting. “This weekly podcast from Tower Records features new music from artists who deserve to be heard, but may not have the support of traditional radio as well as […]

Podcasters Shutdown on .Mac

Wednesday, July 20th, 2005

“Apple now limiting bandwidth on .Mac accounts July 20, 2005 – 07:00 EDT Apple has quietly added a new upgrade option for .Mac users. In what appears to be a new policy, users are now limited to 3GB of bandwidth per month, with an upgrade option of 10GB data transfer per month for US$49.95 per […]

Tutorial : How to Make Enhanced Podcasts (from Make Mag)

Tuesday, July 19th, 2005

OK, it looks like PT from Make Magazine has beat me to the punch (no surprise there) and created a great tutorial on how to make enhanced versions of your podcast for itunes to take advantage of all the new cool features. Here is what he says: “Apple’s new iTunes 4.9, iPod color, allows you […]

Podsafe Music Network Website Launches!

Friday, July 15th, 2005

Ok Alley Members, it has finally happened. Point your browser to The Podsafe Music Network Website now and check out all the features of this new site. This is a great place for you podcasters to find great indie music to play in your podcasts (or just a great place for listeners to find great […]

Rumor Mill: Disney Podcast Success Sparks a Second Round

Friday, July 15th, 2005

I hear through the grapevine that the success of the first round of Disney podcasts surrounding the 50th Anniversary Celbration went off so well that they are going to start the production up again. If this is true, it would be quite exciting considering how intersting and fun the first batch were to listen to […]

TBS Introduces “Minding The Store” Podcast with Paulie Shore

Friday, July 15th, 2005

Found this one interesting as i was approving podcasts (mainly because I was thinking about watching it) and thought I would share with you. TBS has started a podcast featuring Paulie Shore promoting his new show. Not sure how long it will run, but check it out now…just for fun. What they say– “Download this […]

Podcasting on your Tivo?

Thursday, July 14th, 2005

While reading through some blogs today, i found an interesting link to a new application called “Galleon”. Im not sure I fully understand the capablities or specs, but I do know that I can have a home media center that will download and play podcasts through my TV. Sweet! Here is their claim to fame: […]