The other day, someone inquired on my YouTube channel about free web-based software they could use that would work with their Chromebook.
When I answered her back, I told her that I didn't know of any type of web-based platform that could help her create her own podcast. But it was shortly thereafter another user chimed in and said there definitely was software available to create a podcast, but it wasn't branded as web-based software to create a podcast.
In fact, it's a web-based application called Soundtrap that allow one to create music loops for musicians.
After exploring what Soundtrap does for their podcasting function, I was really impressed with how they were able to fit this type of application into a web-based platform.
In this blog I want to highlight some of my favorite features with Soundtrap and help you make a decision on whether this is the right platform for you to use if you're just starting your own podcast.
Since I've taken a keen interest in helping podcasters, I have made it my mission to help novice to intermediate podcasters share their message effectively to their potential new audience. This means surveying podcasters like you and learning what they find most important.
I have asked podcasters, like you, about audio sound quality and how important it is to them. What I have learned is that 70% of podcasters who have taken my survey say that top-notch audio quality is important.
And, in the last few days I've received a handful of emails from new podcasters telling me they want their podcast to sound like it came out of a radio studio.
So what does this mean to you and me?
Sound quality is high on the list for podcasters. But I want to share with you the shades of sound quality and what they will mean to you as a podcast producer.
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