The Earfluence Podcast

Hosted ByJason Gillikin

A podcast from a full-service podcast production company on how to make a podcast and other news about podcasting.

A podcast from a full-service podcast production company on how to make a podcast and other things podcasting.


All Episodes

Oh, the places you’ll go…with podcasting! With Too Much Scrolling’s Chip Hessenflow

We often say that podcasting is the new golf: instead of building new relationships on the green, we’re doing it in the studio. Too Much Scrolling‘s Chip Hessenflow is...

What Makes Raleigh Magazine Unique? We Asked Editor-in-Chief Melissa Howsam

As a student at NC State, Melissa Howsam dreamt of being editor of a Raleigh Magazine, which didn’t exist at the time. After years of hustling in different cities,...

How to tell great stories, with Sharon Delaney McCloud

Stories are everywhere, and they’re key in creating an engaging podcast. In this episode—recorded live in our Raleigh Founded studio during our podcast marathon—Walk West’s Sharon Delaney McCloud shares...

Connecting with community media, with RALtoday’s Carly Delengowski and Laura Brummett

Podcasters want to tell interesting and important stories about their communities, and so do print media organizations. In this episode, Jason and Cee Cee talk with RALtoday‘s Carly Delengowski...

We have a podcast studio at Raleigh Founded!, with RF’s Jason Widen and Jess Porta

Yep, you read that right. Earfluence has partnered with Raleigh Founded to create a new podcast studio in the Warehouse District location as a part of its new creative...

Apple Podcasts vs. Spotify: which new subscription service is better?

Apple Podcasts and Spotify have both released paid subscription services where podcasters can provide their subscribers with exclusive content. But how do they work, and which one is better?...

10 things they don’t teach you in podcasting school, with Javier Leiva

You might know how to recording, edit and upload, but there’s a lot they don’t teach you in podcasting school. In this episode, Pretend Podcast and Criminal Conduct’s Javier...

SEO for podcasts

Search engine optimization can have a major impact on your podcast’s listenership. From alt text to transcripts to titles and even YouTube videos, Jason and Cee Cee share tips...

How to find podcast guests, with Podmatch’s Alex Sanfilippo

Alex Sanfillipo walked around a convention center floor, asking podcasters what they wish would be easier about their job. He found they all had trouble finding the perfect podcast...