Listen up! How to launch and grow a hit podcast

Year of production: 2018

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The course materials are broken up into five modules:

Module 1: Offers an overview of the podcasting landscape.

Module 2: Covers how to shape an idea into a podcasting pitch. You will learn the basics of developing an idea, what questions you should be asking when pitching your podcast and how to start defining your production needs.

Module 3: Covers how podcasts are actually made. You will learn about recording tools and techniques; basic tape editing and processing, simple audio editing techniques, and how to get your final product out into the world.

Module 4: Offers an overview of podcasting analytics and audience engagement.

Module 5: Covers revenue models in podcasting and their implications for media companies and independent creators.


Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas

The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas at the University of Texas at Austin provides high-level training, resources, news and information to journalists from around the world. We do this through our pioneering online learning program, Journalism Courses; our trilingual news magazine, Latin American Journalism Review; our annual International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ), and more. The Knight Center was created in 2002 at the Moody College of Communication's School of Journalism and Media of UT Austin by professor Rosental Alves, Knight Chair in Journalism and UNESCO Chair in Communication.