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Elsie Escobar

Podcasting advocate, amplifying underrepresented voices in podcasting, World Class Podcaster, and co-host of The She Podcasts & The Feed.
Recent episodes featuring Elsie Escobar
235 So You Wanna Start A Podcast? With Guest Kristen Meinzer
Episode of
She Podcasts
The AMAZING Kristen Meinzer co-hosts this episode with Elsie and they dive straight into the Netflix podcasting strategy, how mixing medium can render amazing creativity in podcasting, and a massively wise and must-listen conversation centered around Kristen’s book So You Wanna Start A Podcast, plus wrapping it up with an cool app that Elsie has been playing with PLUS guess who is the opening keynote at She Podcasts Live!? Send us your feedback, email feedback@shepodcasts.com! We can’t wait to hear from you! HAVE YOU GOTTEN YOUR TICKET YET FOR THE SHE PODCASTS LIVE EXPERIENCE? WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR??? Join the She Podcasts Super Squad for exclusive coaching and attention to you from Jess and Elsie for only $5 a month! Episode Recap: length 55:25 Co-host time! It’s the amazing Kristen Meinzer! 2:49 NEWS! Discussing the Netflix podcasting strategy and they are not wanting to be the Netflix of podcasting How Elsie listened to the Always Be My Maybe director’s cut episode without watching the movie Kristen did research on Ally Wong’s glasses! Because oh my gosh, so cute! The whole mixing up the mediums for inspiration to create incredible podcasts is Kristen’s jam! How do you market your podcast? And discussing how for branded shows, the podcasts ARE part of the marketing department People’s stories are the most powerful way to strengthen our society 23:50 All about Kristen’s book So You Wanna Start A Podcast Because you know, all the same questions kept coming up over and over again! “We all have questions, I wanna help you answer them” - Kristen And her belief that every everybody’s voice is a gift and that everybody has a story ♥ Let’s celebrate the idea that it’s accessible and less scary! And the importance of diverse voices You guys! She also has an audiobook that goes along with it! Kristen wanted the book to be the easiest book to read possible, with clear organizing principles to help you get it - with 7 very clear steps 30:13 This whole part (not breaking it down) is GOOOOOOOOOLLLLDDDDDDDDDD. Y’all must listen to Kristen! “If you can’t sell it to an audience, you can’t sell it to an advertiser either.” - Kristen Elsie and Jess started with an idea and then evolved into what She Podcasts is today, and it continues to evolve Shout-out to editors and producers that are magic makers! 46:48 TOOL TIPS Forecast 50:28 She Podcasts Live Update Kristen Meinzer is going to be our opening keynote! She is going to be aaaaaamazing!!!!! OMGOSH Kristen is launching another show called We Love You, And So Can You Links! Netflix released a podcast director’s commentary track for Always Be My Maybe What’s Behind Netflix’s Podcast Ambitions? What To Watch on Netflix We Are Netflix I Hate Talking About Myself Strong Black Legends I’m Obsessed With This You Can’t Make This Up New dementia day program at Huron Lodge features podcasting studio **So You Want to Start a Podcast: Finding Your Voice, Telling Your Story, and Building a Community That Will Listen (PRE-ORDER THE BOOK TODAY!) Amazon aff link** Forecast® podcast MP3 encoder with chapters Kristen on Twitter Kristen on Instagram Kristen’s website She Podcasts thank-you to our Sponsors! Our editor John from Audio Editing Solutions. He is so good you need to hire him STAT! For $5 per month get exclusive access to coaching with Jess and Elsie Get special time with Jess and Elsie weekly over in the She Podcasts Supersquad! All you need to do is to sign up to be a $5 per month Patreon. We are waaaaaay worth more than a cup of coffee. Patreon Help Us Spread The Word! It would be stellar if you shared She Podcasts with your fellow women podcasters on twitter. Click here to tweet some love! If this episode got you all fired up SUBSCRIBE wherever you get your podcasts! ONE CLICK! Feedback + Promotion for Women Podcasters You can ask your questions by emailing feedback@shepodcasts.com. We love audio feedback! Let your voice be heard, record your voice via voice memo in your smartphone and send it over! You can also join the She Podcasts Facebook group !  
147 Exciting Optimus Prime
Episode of
The Feed The Official Libsyn Podcast
This episode dives into an incremental simplifying release to Libsyn, Spotify allowing direct access to their Spotify-specific performance stats, follow up on wireless recording with the Zoom H6, handling bonus episode numbering, recording quality tips, random podcasts dot com, the fastest podcast hosts and finally mean and median number stats! And there is a lot more in between, so yes, this is a jammed packed one.  Audience feedback drives the show. We’d love for you to email us and keep the conversation going! Email thefeed@libsyn.com or call 412–573–1934. We’d love to hear from you! Quick Episode Summary :07 Intro & how you can be featured by Libsyn! 2:37 PROMO 1: Two Are Gathered In Leadership 4:02 Elsie and Rob Conversation Rob has some feedback for Stranger Things 3 and Amazon Prime Day We have a simplifyng easy release to the Libsyn interface! Spotify feature that allows individual creators to have more direct access to their Spotify-specific performance statistics 25:51 PROMO 2: Two Are Gathered In Leadership People do care about privacy, so watch out podcast businesses based on taking advantage of listeners podcasters What’s the difference between PandoraRSSCrawler and Pandora as a user agent? A better solution available than spending $700 or so on a pro-grade wireless mic system 33:32 AUDIO FEEDBACK about how to number bonus episode numbers on your feed Yes, the description field is going away from iTunes and the Apple Podcasts app You should clear out anything that is in the Summary section as it will be depricated soon Elsie shares some tips on how to continue to write a summary of your episodes and use it for your marketing A rant about excited Covering a bit about recording quality Podcasts appearing in the wrong order in iTunes and how to fix that iTunes not showing all 300 episodes of your show When the audio player is pre-loading 56:57 Why did you leave us segment A tool for discovering new podcasts called Random Podcasts dot Com Wondery received $10 million more in VC funding Podimo raised 6 Million Euros as well Tips for getting your local podcasting group started Why Elsie is a little bit excited about the Bullet App 1:19:07 PROMO 3: Pop Culturally Deprived STATS: Mean and median numbers Where are we going? Featured Podcast Promos + Audio Promo 1: Two Are Gathered In Leadership Promo 2: Pod With Me Promo 3: Pop Culturally Deprived Suzy from The Casual Birder Podcast Thank you to Nick from MicMe for our awesome intro! Podcasting Articles and Links mentioned by Rob and Elsie Our SpeakPipe Feedback page! Leave us feedback :) Podcasting Quickstart July 17 Amazon Prime Day will actually be two days this year Your podcast, on Spotify Independent audit finds Facebook activity has fallen by 20% since Cambridge Analytica Sennheiser AVX MKE2 Lavalier Pro Wireless Set from Borrown Lenses Feds Announce Rule for Selling 600MHz Wireless Mics Will Increasing your Bit Rate equal More Listeners? Stop Making Podcasts Who Offers the Fastest Podcast Hosting? – TAP335 Where is Libsyn Going? (In Real Life) Utah Podcast Summit Outlier Conference Podcast Movement She Podcasts Conference DragonCon Content Marketing World Military Influencer Conference HELP US SPREAD THE WORD! We’d love it if you could please share #TheFeed with your twitter followers. Click here to post a tweet! If you dug this episode head on over to Apple Podcasts and kindly leave us a rating, a review and subscribe! Ways to subscribe to The Feed: The Official Libsyn Podcast Click here to subscribe via Apple Podcasts Click here to subscribe via RSS You can also subscribe via Stitcher FEEDBACK + PROMOTION You can ask your questions, make comments and create a segment about podcasting for podcasters! Let your voice be heard. Download the FREE The Feed App for iOS and Android (you can send feedback straight from within the app) Call 412 573 1934 Email thefeed@libsyn.com Use our SpeakPipe Page!
234 The Audacity of Networks, Communism and The Speed Of A Download
Episode of
She Podcasts
A deliciously educational and enlightening episode about women’s podcast networks and insight into podcast networks as a whole, deep thoughts about China forcing some Chinese podcast sharing or voice-based apps to suspend or terminate services, but most importantly we discuss our guest co-host Daniel Lewis’s article all about podcast download speeds that leads us into a mind blowing download numbers discussion! Send us your feedback, email feedback@shepodcasts.com! We can’t wait to hear from you! HAVE YOU GOTTEN YOUR TICKET YET FOR THE SHE PODCASTS LIVE EXPERIENCE? WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR??? Join the She Podcasts Super Squad for exclusive coaching and attention to you from Jess and Elsie for only $5 a month! Episode Recap: length 1:12:48 We have a special guest! And he’s a podspeeder! Say hello to Daniel Lewis from the Audacity To Podcast! 2:05 NEWS Catching up on a previously discussed bit of news from Earios women’s podcast network for everyone Why does being on a network or having a network matter from someone that has run a network Big thing a network brings, the behind the scenes! That’s what your network needs to do, help you with all the back end stuff that you don’t have the resources Who said “you cannot monetize the network.” We as podcasters think that the network will solve all of our problems, but alas, they do not Elsie is closer to 55 year old savings! China is squashing podcasting because they can, and it’s a bummer If you’re not “communism, yeay!” then you’re out Elsie is wrong on saying that explicit content is not available in China, Daniel sets her straight! Daniel breaks down the countries that ban explicit content 27:23 What it took to test at least 32 podcast hosting platforms speed in delivering your files and why in the world this project even began Speeds tested were not only U.S. only, and Daniel breaks down exactly how he tested the WORLD Does the ability to download a podcast episode really fast, actually matter? You guys! A revelations on how download filtering or NOT can really affect your download numbers Find out which podcast hosting providers allowed Daniel’s testing to count all the fake downloads! Remember, in order to check out the most current information, you need to go to Daniel’s article linked below Why we feel IAB certification does matter And downloads does not equal people So, does download podcast speeds really matter? 55:57 TOOL TIPS The Bullet App and how it solves the problem to snip bits of audio from any podcast app! 1:07:42 SHE PODCASTS LIVE UPDATE! Midroll has sponsored the She Podcast LIVE Party! Another ticket giveaway happened and we’re having price increases a the end of the month! Prices will keep increasing! Go see Jessica, Emily Prokop and Christ Krimitsos will be attending Influence 2019 Links! Episode 206 Beach Bugs and Twitter Deaths (where we first chat about Earios) Why 3 Friends Created a New Podcast Network ‘by Women, for Everyone’ China is cracking down on podcasts for this surprising reason Who Offers the Fastest Podcast Hosting? – TAP335 The Chinese “podcast” industry isn’t really podcasting as Americans think of it, but it is fascinating Bullet’s captioned snippets make podcasts a lot more shareable Daniel Lewis’s show The Audacity To Podcast! NSA Influence 2019 She Podcasts thank-you to our Sponsors! Our editor John from Audio Editing Solutions. He is so good you need to hire him STAT! For $5 per month get exclusive access to coaching with Jess and Elsie Get special time with Jess and Elsie weekly over in the She Podcasts Supersquad! All you need to do is to sign up to be a $5 per month Patreon. We are waaaaaay worth more than a cup of coffee. Patreon Help Us Spread The Word! It would be stellar if you shared She Podcasts with your fellow women podcasters on twitter. Click here to tweet some love! If this episode got you all fired up SUBSCRIBE wherever you get your podcasts! ONE CLICK! Feedback + Promotion for Women Podcasters You can ask your questions by emailing feedback@shepodcasts.com. We love audio feedback! Let your voice be heard, record your voice via voice memo in your smartphone and send it over! You can also join the She Podcasts Facebook group !  
Bonus: Jess is Rainbow Sherbet
Episode of
She Podcasts
Fun bonus episode time! Elsie introduces the show and we highlight one of Jess’s QnA within the She Podcasts Super Squad. She delves into questions about changing your show name if someone else has it, Facebook Page or Group, letting sponsors approve your ad reads, leveraging a big guest on your show and OH so much more! Listen up! Send us your feedback, email feedback@shepodcasts.com! We can’t wait to hear from you! HAVE YOU GOTTEN YOUR TICKET YET FOR THE SHE PODCASTS LIVE EXPERIENCE? WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR??? Join the She Podcasts Super Squad for exclusive coaching and attention to you from Jess and Elsie for only $5 a month! Episode Recap: length 30:35 Elsie intro to all the things! 1:35 Our amazing sponsor Wavve 3:04 The Jess QnA She’s using the awesome Heil PR30 3:31 Changing your episode name if someone else has the same name of as your show? 7:16 What’s better? Having a Facebook Book or a Facebook Page for your podcast? 8:25 What’s up with sponsor approval of ad copy? Yeay or nay? 9:50 Leveraging influential guest on your show 13:23 What Jess thinks about Tim Ferriss not having ads on his show anymore 16:19 The secrets to booking great guests 19:43 How do you produce your show in a professional way? 21:57 How do you encourage engagement? 24:24 What is the best way to monetize? Links! The Wavve Link! She Podcasts thank-you to our Sponsors! Our editor John from Audio Editing Solutions. He is so good you need to hire him STAT! For $5 per month get exclusive access to coaching with Jess and Elsie Get special time with Jess and Elsie weekly over in the She Podcasts Supersquad! All you need to do is to sign up to be a $5 per month Patreon. We are waaaaaay worth more than a cup of coffee. Patreon Help Us Spread The Word! It would be stellar if you shared She Podcasts with your fellow women podcasters on twitter. Click here to tweet some love! If this episode got you all fired up SUBSCRIBE wherever you get your podcasts! ONE CLICK! Feedback + Promotion for Women Podcasters You can ask your questions by emailing feedback@shepodcasts.com. We love audio feedback! Let your voice be heard, record your voice via voice memo in your smartphone and send it over! You can also join the She Podcasts Facebook group !  
233 The Talent Is Not Making The Money
Episode of
She Podcasts
We begin with how Elsie is a like a baby rat, move into a deep dive into the findings of the WerkIt podcasting income survey, and you won’t believe who’s getting paid the most! A conversation about how the library system must be discussed when talking about audiobooks and podcasts, plus behind the scenes on how Jess and Emily finalized the She Podcasts Live speakers. It was not easy peeps! Send us your feedback, email feedback@shepodcasts.com! We can’t wait to hear from you! HAVE YOU GOTTEN YOUR TICKET YET FOR THE SHE PODCASTS LIVE EXPERIENCE? WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR??? Join the She Podcasts Super Squad for exclusive coaching and attention to you from Jess and Elsie for only $5 a month! Episode Recap: length 55:36 Elsie is a baby rat and we are 80% successful at podcasting 3:03 NEWS Notion silliness, we really cannot stop and it is a bit creepy The WerkIt survey! Really really interesting results Most of us can kinda do most of the things related to podcasting, but not audio production Guess who’s getting paid the most??? Bet you can’t guess The different types of skill sets needed to make a podcast fly Jess is entertainment on purpose, Elsie is entertaining not on purpose It’s all about skill building! Podcasting requires skill building! Um…..why are women getting paid less, John finally sees the truth Audiobooks, Elsie loves them and she doesn’t feel like they are like the podcasting industry Aw, Nick does not even mention Libby and the library! Jess shares why she doesn’t finish reading audiobooks over regular books, and it’s not what you think Elsie says “I’m obsessed with Hitler lately” and Jess asks her to reframe it 35:26 Sponsor Spot! We love Wavve! How about your create a Wavve and share it with us via Instagram? 38:00 SHE PODCASTS LIVE UPDATE! Jess shares how she and Emily got together and worked on the speakers for She Podcasts! You guys 186 applications to speak and around the same amount bought a ticket to the event! I mean, goodness Emily is a blessing. That is all What made Elsie almost cry at looking at the speaker list A story of why giving women that are often not seen or heard is at the heart of She Podcasts Live Our hotel block is 40% full already! Elsie was on Podcasting Step By Step! 50:25 Y’all, why we love to do the She Podcasts Super Squad. It is a no brainer for $5/month $5 is the new quarter! Links! Wavve.co our sponsor! Werk It Survey: What Podcasting Pays Now Audiobooks are no longer exempt from the broader shifts in the podcast world Elsie Escobar: How Podcasts Saved My Life She Podcasts thank-you to our Sponsors! Our editor John from Audio Editing Solutions. He is so good you need to hire him STAT! For $5 per month get exclusive access to coaching with Jess and Elsie Get special time with Jess and Elsie weekly over in the She Podcasts Super Squad! All you need to do is to sign up to be a $5 per month Patreon. We are waaaaaay worth more than a cup of coffee. Patreon Help Us Spread The Word! It would be stellar if you shared She Podcasts with your fellow women podcasters on twitter. Click here to tweet some love! If this episode got you all fired up SUBSCRIBE wherever you get your podcasts! ONE CLICK! Feedback + Promotion for Women Podcasters You can ask your questions by emailing feedback@shepodcasts.com. We love audio feedback! Let your voice be heard, record your voice via voice memo in your smartphone and send it over! You can also join the She Podcasts Facebook group !  
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Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Episode Count
581
Podcast Count
60
Total Airtime
3 weeks, 5 days