By Mike Mahony
Fishing for Podcast Listeners — Yogi’s Podcast Network
You’ve jumped in both feet first and started your first podcast. You are consistently creating amazing content on a regular schedule. Now you are seeking a large listener base.
Every podcast has the goal of growing both in quality and in quantity. Your listener base is what determines your show’s success. Naturally, a big listener base means a more successful show. However, not every podcast is destined for immediate success, in which case groundwork is required! There are a few very effective methods available for you to use that will assist in growing your podcast’s listener base!
A very easy and fruitful way to grow your podcast is to reach out to others within the podcasting community. Rather than view this as helping the competition, use it as a way to expand your listener base. Tap into those contacts you already have and use them to your advantage.
An interview with someone else in your space can be used as quality content while also cross targeting audiences. Collaborations with others can have the same effect and can definitely be used as a way to learn new tips and tricks. Who knows, maybe a partnership is in the cards? Either way, your network is gold; so don’t forget to use it!
You are able to network in person or via social media. Both methods are extremely effective. The approach is clearly different.
Networking on Social Media
Your business should have social media accounts on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at the very least. YouTube is a suggested platform as well. In order to grow your podcast listeners you will need to use a patient approach on social media.
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