Show Me Your Mic

A show that talks to podcasters about gear, software, workflow, and philosophies behind podcasting.

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Christopher Has Questions About Podcasts. Chris Has Theories.

May 25th, 2016 · 39 minutes

Christopher Schmitt and Chris Enns discuss issues facing podcasters in 2016: do you need a blog? Should you be on YouTube? How to market a podcast? Cross post it to Medium? Publish on Product Hunt? We’ve got more questions than answers but we’re having fun discussing it.

This wasn’t planned to be a podcast but I felt like podcasters might enjoy…

What’s Your Motivation for Podcasting in 2016?

May 6th, 2016 · 22 minutes

For this month’s episode I asked you what your main motivation was for podcasting in 2016 and the responses were awesome and gathered around a couple of topics: getting great content out and nerding out with friends. Listen and be encouraged about the medium of podcasting!

I’m Looking for a Few Good Podcasters

March 22nd, 2016 · 5 minutes

I’ve got a plan for the next batch of SMYM episodes and I need your help! Hear how you can help or just sign up at the link below and get the email in April.

This is what I’m doing:
  • I’m going to send out an email at the beginning of the month with a question related to podcasting.
  • You as a podcaster will have a couple of weeks to …

Pressing the Pause Button

October 13th, 2015 · 6 minutes

I need a bit of margin in my life for the next while and so I’m pressing pause on Show Me Your Mic. I explain a few of the reasons and what I hope to do in this episode.

Kevin Hovdestad - Hearthstone Podcasting and Patreon

September 29th, 2015 · 57 minutes

Kevin is a co-host on Well Met - a podcast talking all things Hearthstone. We talk about how easy it can be to live stream video now, how Patreon has enabled creators to focus on creating, and how the world of esports has exploded and given opportunities to folks playing video games and those reporting on the video games.

Tim Smith - Telling a Story with Purpose

September 22nd, 2015 · 33 minutes

Tim Smith stops by for a quick chat about his new show For the Record on Tower. We chat about producing a new show, how he preps a guest for an interview, and his plans for the future of Tower. There’s also a bit of gear talk and the podcasts he recommends.

Sean Kheraj - The Web is Shifting Ground Beneath Your Feet

September 15th, 2015 · 56 minutes

Sean Kheraj hosts Nature’s Past a podcast about environmental history research in Canada featuring lectures and interviews with authors and academics on the greatest country in the world - Canada, naturally. We talk about scheduling guests, recording groups discussions and using YouTube as a podcast platform.

Happy 100 To You

September 8th, 2015 · 8 minutes

I talk a bit about where Show Me Your Mic could be headed in the future and how you could help.

Paul Jarvis - The Path Paved with Gold and Unicorn Farts

September 1st, 2015 · 50 minutes

Paul Jarvis from Invisible Office Hours and we talk about how breaking the rules of podcasting can help you find your own authentic voice amidst the rabble and noise of so many other podcasts. We also talk about seasons, hating your first episode, and alternative ways to make money from a podcast besides sponsorship.

Alex Knight - FeedPress, Jemcast and The Impromptu

August 18th, 2015 · 80 minutes

Alex Knight, product manager at FeedPress and host of The Jemcast and The Impromptu, is on the show to talk about his podcasting gear and the podcasts he listens to. We also talk stats, feeds and analytics of podcasts and share our thoughts on