Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Tuning into Podcasts

    1. Hacks 1–9

    2. Listen to Podcasts on the Web

    3. Rebroadcast Your Favorite Feeds

    4. Build Your Own Podcatcher

    5. Import Podcasts into iTunes

    6. Tune into Videoblogs

    7. Convert Text-Based Blogs into Podcasts

    8. Install Perl Modules

    9. Listen to Podcasts on Your PDA

    10. Podcatching with Your PlayStation Portable

  2. Chapter 2 Starting Out

    1. Hacks 10–11

    2. Make Your First Podcast

    3. Professional-Quality Podcasting

  3. Chapter 3 Quality Sound

    1. Hacks 12–19

    2. Set Up a Basic Home Studio

    3. Pick the Right Microphone

    4. Mix Your Podcast in Hardware

    5. Reduce Noise

    6. Podcast in Surround Sound

    7. Control Your Recorder with Your Mobile Phone

    8. Construct Your MP3s

    9. Train Your Voice

  4. Chapter 4 Formats

    1. Hacks 20–32

    2. Adopt a Format for Your Podcast

    3. Build a Great News Podcast

    4. Build a Great Story Show

    5. Build a Great Personal Show

    6. Build a Great Political Show

    7. Make a Mystery Science Theater Podcast

    8. Build a Great Music Podcast

    9. Build a Great Review Podcast

    10. Build a Great Sports Podcast

    11. Build a Great Technology Podcast

    12. Build a Beercast

    13. Build an MP3zine

    14. Produce Great Audio Theatre

  5. Chapter 5 Interviewing

    1. Hacks 33–36

    2. Record Great Interviews

    3. Record Telephone Interviews HACK

    4. Record Interviews on Skypet

    5. Edit Your Interviews

  6. Chapter 6 Blogging

    1. Hacks 37–43

    2. Podcast Without a Blog

    3. Blog Your Podcast

    4. Manage Bandwidth

    5. Tag Your MP3 Files

    6. Feed Your MP3s to Movable Type

    7. Podcast by Email

    8. Syndicate Your Podcasts to the Radio

  7. Chapter 7 Publicity

    1. Hacks 44–49

    2. Get Listed

    3. Launch a New Category

    4. Market Your Podcast

    5. Make Money with Podcasts

    6. Connect with the Community

    7. Join or Build a Podcast Network

  8. Chapter 8 Basic Editing

    1. Hacks 50–60

    2. Choose the Right Audio Tools

    3. Juice Your Sound

    4. Automate Audio Hijack Pro

    5. Timestamp Your Show Notes

    6. Build a Simple Sound Cart for Macintosh

    7. Build a Simple Sound Cart for Windows

    8. Maintain the Gain

    9. Build a Sweet Sound

    10. Add Special Effects

    11. Fix Common Audio Problems

    12. Mix Multiple Tracks

  9. Chapter 9 Advanced Audio

    1. Hacks 61–68

    2. Set Up a Home Studio

    3. Integrate Audio and Email Feedback

    4. Add Top, Bottom, and Bumper Music

    5. Record and Add Background Ambience

    6. Speech Synthesize Your Podcast Introduction

    7. Make a Mash-Up

    8. Grab Audio Legally

    9. Use Copyrighted Music Legally

  10. Chapter 10 On the Go

    1. Hacks 69–72

    2. Assemble a Small Recording Rig

    3. Podcast from Your Car

    4. Podcast at an Event

    5. Create a Soundseeing Tour

  11. Chapter 11 Videoblogging

    1. Hacks 73–75

    2. Start a Videocast

    3. Make a Quick-and-Dirty Prompter

    4. Build a Teleprompter

  1. Glossary

  2. Colophon