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Podcasting For Dummies, 3rd Edition by Chuck Tomasi, Tee Morris

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Chapter 12

Providing Show Notes

IN THIS CHAPTER

check Understanding good show note etiquette

check Planning your show notes

check Deciding on your level of detail

check Using images effectively

check Posting with searchers in mind

Show notes are brief summaries of each podcast episode. Show notes can take the form of an outline, a detailed bulleted list, or just a few sentences of text. In this chapter, we show you how to effectively use show notes to enhance the listener experience of your show and bring in additional traffic to your podcast through search engines.

And where do you find these show notes? Simply enough, on the podcast’s website.

remember Getting additional traffic means additional bandwidth consumption, which can cause issues. Flip to Chapter 11 for tips on ways to reduce the load on your servers and for info about optional hosting plans that don’t charge for additional bandwidth.

Show Note Etiquette ...

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