April 22, 2020: DMAnc Event. 2 hour course to teach you how to produce a podcast - the nuts and bolts and logic..
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This course helps you avoid pitfalls that other courses don’t teach you. You’ll master how to choose your host and guests so your listeners will want to share episodes and talk about the value your company provides, determine the best venue to host your podcast, the logic to setting up systems that work for everyone, as well as how to submit to all podcast services. As a bonus, at the end of this course, you’ll be able to download checklists and a set of templates for typical podcast graphics, social media sharing, service icons and more.

Susan’s Favorite Tools

This list will be reviewed and updated regularly:

LastPass – one password, securing your browsers and helping you generate secure passwords, storing them and allowing you to share with specific people.

Let’s compare a few of the password manager alternatives: http://www.asecurelife.com/dashlane-vs-lastpass-vs-1password-vs-roboform-vs-keepass/

Google Drive – so many tools. This one is handy to create folders of items that need to be shared with legal professionals, family members, company board members and more.

Google Alerts – set up alerts to see who is talking about you or your company.


I’ll continue to add to this list, but this will get you started.


How to make graphics using Google Slides.


Dustin Stout keeps updating this link with the ever-changing requirements by various social media venues for your images. Bookmark it!


How to pose for a good headshot – after you have lighting in place, are wearing a solid, flattering color – NO STRIPES – this will help you in any social posing situation! Learn from Austin, age 6


Quick guide to Twitter lists and how to use them.


Creating high-quality images from PowerPoint using PhotoShop and PDFs


Some of my favorite tools:

If this, then that:  https://ifttt.com

Sprout Social: https://sproutsocial.com

Zoom.us for recording interviews – much simpler and less cumbersome than GoToMeeting and the others.

Podbean.com for hosting your podcast to give you more freedom and SEO joy.

BluBrry.com for podcast file streaming: https://blubrry.com – works great with WordPress

Confluent Forms: https://confluentforms.com/utm – UTM tool.

Get Response for drip campaigns, e-newsletters, RSS to news feeds from your site/subscribers:  http://gr8.com/pr/Irua/d

Constant Contact – another email campaign/light CRM system. http://sfs.tips/cctrialsfs