Media praise for Podcasting Hacks
Podcasting does for Internet audio listeners what TiVo does for television viewers--it puts you in charge of when you enjoy a program."
"The book is organised into a series of tips that the book calls 'hacks.' Each hack is cross-referenced with other relevant hacks and the information is presented in a no-nonsense way - the author gets to the point quickly. Makes for a great reference book...If you are into podcasting, this is a book that you probably want to have on your shelf."
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"Podcasting Hacks offers expert tips and tools for blogging out loud--for transmitting (and receiving) audio content worldwide with ease. This groundbreaking volume covers both entry-level and advanced topics perfect for aspiring and experienced podcasters."
"Podcasting Hacks begins with Tuning into Podcasts, but quickly moves into planning the production of a podcast, picking the right equipment for recording, noise reduction, formats, and a great chapter on just what I needed to learn about, interviewing.
If you're a podcaster or would-be podcaster, and you want to polish your production, pick up a copy of Podcasting Hacks. Available from O'Reilly."
Linux World Magazine
"Podcasting Hacks is a great how-to book that can help people of all levels of experience get the most out of podcasts and podcasting."
Spymac.com / Layersmagazine.com
"This will tell you pretty much all you need to know about podcasting including the basics of sound recording. As such, it is more of a manual than a hacks book, but it can still be delved into in a random way to yield all kinds of interesting information. If you're starting from scratch, then this is as good a place to go as any and reading straight through will be rewarding.
"With his appropriately named, PODCASTING HACKS Jack Herrington delivers the ultimate how-to for anyone interested in creating their own Internet audio programs. The book shows you how to create quality sound, use the right software, develop a show, distribute a podcast, and build an audience. More advanced topics include audio editing, podcasting on the go, and even videocasting."