The Power of Personal Podcasting [swyx]

Celebrating 100 episodes! Why this works, my reflections and things I'm looking to improve.

Thanks for 100 episodes! You can read the blogpost in full on my site.

My ideas for future episodes: http://simp.ly/publish/BQJJ5b

Main points covered:

Personal Podcast Superpowers
  • Infinite Game
  • Hot Medium
  • Independence
  • Completionism
  • Superfans
  • Scheduling and Creative Control

Why Mixtapes
  • Giving Value
  • Curation
  • Brevity

Downsides
  • Audio Editing
  • Discoverability
  • Analytics
  • Depth
  • Feedback
2021 Swyx