How to host a podcast on your own WordPress installation.

Encourage listeners to help you grow your audience, using the language of the ad break, and fill unsold ad inventory with calls-to-action to lift your podcast and promote other voices.

Know what drives your listeners, and where to find them

Brendan uncovered some interesting stats from Acast and has things to say about podcast app user interfaces. Mark gets excited about news podcasts for millennials, and they both try and answer the question "when will audio dramas get their day?"

A look at the data gathered by the radio industry analytics body, and what it means for podcasts

Turn your blog or newsletter into a persuasive podcast

Guests add variety and let you find new perspectives to explore. You may have a wish list of guests you'd love to have on your show, so how can you bag the best ones?

You could spend thousands on your podcast and end up getting lost among the noise. An investment in the success of your podcast isn't just about money and gear – time and energy are far more likely to bring you a satisfying return.

Some thoughts on the seemingly endless and largely erroneous outcry of censorship by the political right