By Jason E. Norris, founder of OnTheGo.FM
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Podcast Local from OnTheGo.FM is a podcast about making a local podcast. Explore your community. Share your discoveries. Tell the stories of your city, county, parish, state, or any geographic area. Discover different ways to connect with your community. And listen to other local podcasters talk about their own local podcasts. Their insights and advice will help you start or improve your own local podcast.
||CleanHe is Salt Lake: a conversation with local podcaster Chris Holifield (PL009)||“When you have a small community, each person in that community plays a very major role in making that community great. And without this person maybe this wouldn’t have happened. Or this person got inspired from this person. And it just becomes a chain effect where each person is really what is making the city [...]||2/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSan Antonio has a new local podcast (PL008)||Kevin and Melissa Barron have just launched a new local podcast for San Antonio, Texas. On this episode, Kevin shares his plans and hopes for the new show. Support for Podcast Local comes from the Satchel Podcast Player for Android and iPhone. Satchel makes it easy to discover podcasts produced in your hometown. Learn more [...]||2/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBecome a better storyteller with these resources (Podcast Local episode 7)||No matter the format your local podcast, you are telling the stories of your community. So how do you become a better storyteller? “Practice” is certainly part of the answer. But before you can practice, you need some knowledge of stories and how to communicate with your voice, music, and sounds. The purpose of this [...]||12/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3 keys to music in local podcasts (Episode 6)||How do you use music in your local podcast? Discover the potential controversy of choosing music unwisely. What is the music of your community? Also learn how to make unique theme music. No, it’s not free. But it’s worth it. Then pick up an audio editing technique to help you communicate more clearly. It’s a [...]||11/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMark Bologna from Beyond Bourbon Street is my guest on episode 5 of Podcast Local||Mark Bologna is the host and producer of Beyond Bourbon Street, a local podcast about New Orleans. In this episode, Mark and I talk about his reasons for starting the show, his process for preparing and producing it, and ideas for the future. We also discuss sponsorship opportunities and strategies unique to local podcasters. Mentioned [...]||11/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to talk about local history in your podcast (Podcast Local Episode 4)||How did your community become the place it is today? If you don’t know, find out. Local podcasters are storytellers, and history is an important way to tell the stories of your community. Mentioned in this episode I referenced a few local podcasts in this episode, including Josh Tolleson’s 318 Now Podcast Bill Nowicki’s Marietta [...]||11/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBeau York from Let’s Talk Jackson is my guest on episode 3 of Podcast Local||Listen now to a conversation with a local podcaster. Beau York is the host of Let’s Talk Jackson, a local podcast in Mississippi. One of the best ways to learn how to podcast better is to listen to podcasters talk about their experiences and production process. Listen as Beau York talks about his journey into [...]||11/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat led me to Podcast Local? (Episode 2)||This episode offers a glimpse into my background as a podcaster and things that influenced me to explore local podcasts and local podcasting. Something happened, though, before I was able to finish this episode. Support for Podcast Local comes from the Satchel Podcast Player for Android and iPhone. Satchel makes it easy to discover podcasts [...]||10/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTell the stories of your community – (Podcast Local Episode 1)||Do you “podcast local?” It’s an area of podcasting that is growing, and this show is all about local podcasting and local podcasters. This episode will introduce the concept of local podcasting, including an important definition to guide you in creating your own local podcast. Also discover the heart of local podcasts. This is the [...]||10/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Amazing Help for Local Podcasters
Jason hosts a professionally-produced podcast about hosting and producing local podcasts. It's meta, but its also amazing. It helped us launch our own podcast and I will recommend it to anyone intersted in blogging, blogging, or podcasting about their community.