Before too long, your podcast will be up and running. You'll have your production process down to a science, your content will be focused and inspired, and your audience will be growing at a nice, steady pace. There's nothing like the days of your podcast's youth, watching what was recently a mere concept bloom into a full-fledged ongoing concern. You're busy now with your new offspring, checking download stats, answering e-mails, and worrying over your ranking on your favorite podcast directory.

When your show has matured a bit and you've gained some experience as a podcaster, you'll start to wonder, "What's next?" The show is going well and you're getting great responses from your listeners, but in what ...

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