This Week In The Podverse, May 13, 2022

This week’s top stories, tips and events are all here. Dig In!

News

Opinions

Tips

  • Check out Fuzz Martin’s timely intervention for podcasters. Thread
  • Rachel Corbett says your logo is “the first impression people have of your show so you want to make sure it looks professional and conveys as much as it can about the content of your show.” Check out her tips on How To Design A Great Podcast Logo. Read More
  • The team over at MatchMaker.fm has devised a handy little guide to ensure your podcast guest’s one-sheet has everything you need to dazzle podcast hosts and have them queuing up to book you on their show. In order to appear on most high quality shows you’ll need to prove that you can be a high-quality guest, with a Podcast Guest One Sheet.
  • Check out Elaine Appleton Grant’s tips on How to improve your podcast. Read More
  • If you’re looking to up your podcast marketing game on Twitter, follow these recommendations by Arielle Nissenblatt. Thread

Tools

Tired of lugging business cards around when attending podcast conferences? Try using a digital business card instead. Read More

Need help with coming up with a great name for your podcast? Try this “AI-Powered Podcast Name Generator

Events

Recap: PodxArt Experience By Esther “The Value Adder” Opone

The PodxArt Experience

Beautiful conversation and art came together on Saturday, May 7, 2022, at the PodxArt Experience. This was put together in celebration of the 1st anniversary of The Value Café Podcast, a platform for conversations around growth, impact and hacking this “human-ing” experience. The podcast is hosted by Esther Opone, aka The Value Adder.

This experience was held at the Tunde Odunlade Art Gallery, Bodija, Ibadan, as attendees bonded and engaged in stimulating conversation, surrounded by beautiful art and music.

The PodxArt Experience

The major highlight was the live podcast recording session, the first of its kind in the city. Everyone brought their perspectives to the topic “The Voices In Our Heads: Redefining Fun and Success”. It was rich, vibey and insightful getting different thoughts across the room.

The PodxArt Experience
The PodxArt Experience

This was followed by a guided tour around the gallery, to view and know the stories behind the art on display.

The PodxArt Experience

Overall, it was a fun experience full of networking, learning, munching on yummies and relaxing activities. It was supported by Little Bits of Stuff with Nick podcast, Extrawande Parfait, Charles Pogah Photography, McEpha Entertainment, TEO brand and The Chills Plug.

Recap: A Beginner’s Guide To Podcasting Workshop By Gracie

Gracie Imo of the Grow&Glow Podcast, says her Podcasting Workshop in April was a success.

After going through initial bouts of confusion herself when she first started out, Gracie was able to create a strategy that worked out for her and chose to share her process in the workshop.

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Some of the participants have gone on to launch podcasts of their own, using the lessons taught.

Cohort 2 of the podcast workshop is coming soon and the date will be announced on her social media page.

Coming Soon: The Road To 30 Podcast LIVE! By Isaac Adekanye

The Road to 30 Podcast, One of the most consistent and relatable podcasts in Nigeria is having its first live show in July.

The podcast hosted by Isaac and Dolly, which discusses everything from friendships and relationships to finances and general struggles of the average youth, turned 3 recently and celebrated 150 episodes.

The Live show takes place on the 3rd of July, 2022 in Lekki Phase 1 Lagos. Tickets will be announced in the coming weeks but to get the inside scoop on ticket releases and giveaways sign up for their newsletter here

New Episodes

Quite Unsuitable For Females | Dick, Kerr Ladies: Perceptions of The Game

The 234 Essential Podcast | Naughty Corner

Afrobeats Intelligence | #8: Foza Fawehunmi — The Law of Afrobeats

Surviving Eko with Fecko podcast | Lagos vs Accra featuring Yung Pabi.

Afrobeats Weekly | First of all, introduction

The Newbie Sistas Podcast | The Japa (skilled way) Episode

The Tony Doe Podcast | K Boogie — #018

The Young God | Ronald Nzimora: The Cult and Culture of Twitter (Side A), Ronald Nzimora: The Bright Side to the Biafra War (SIDE B)

The Seun Osigbesan Podcast | How Faith Works

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