Sunday, August 28, 2016

TPD 105 - Mignon Fogarty from Grammar Girl


Mignon Fogarty from Grammar Girl is my guest this week and we talked about a few of the amazing experiences she's had on her podcasting journey! Mignon discusses the early days of Grammar Girl, the launch of Quick and Dirty Tips, the phenomenal growth of both and what it was like to be a guest on The Oprah Winfrey Show! Mignon is someone I truly look up to in podcasting and her success story is one for the ages!
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Links
Mignon Fogarty (Twitter)
Quick and Dirty Tips (Website)
Mignon's TEDx talk (YouTube)
Mignon's Books (Amazon)


Sunday, August 21, 2016

TPD 104 - The Fantasy Footballers


Andy Holloway and Mike Wright, 2/3rds of The Fantasy Footballers are my guest this week! We talk about their amazing ride in the world of podcasting and fantasy football from how it got started, the growth of their website, expanding the show to video, winning multiple awards and so, so much more!  The are great guys who are truly made their passion into their jobs and it comes through in everything they do!  If you're into sports at all, I can't recommend it more!
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Links
The Fantasy Footballers (Website) (Twitter) (YouTube)


Sunday, August 14, 2016

TPD 103 - Pod Love with Quinn Rose


Quinn Rose from Aspiring Robot and Solidly Mediocre is my co-host for a recommendations episode!  I talk to Quinn about her recent YouTube success as a Relay FM super fan, her podcast and goals for the future!
For our discussion topic, we talk the intersection of YouTube and podcasting, the value of each, and what Quinn's feelings are on each.
And on to our show recommendations! We give you a total of four great shows to check out!
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Links
Quinn Rose (Website) (Twitter) (YouTube)
Quinn's Relay FM Alphabet Video (YouTube)
Solidly Mediocre (Website)

Show Recommendations 
Someone Knows Something (Website) (Twitter)
Hello Internet (Website) (Twitter)
Code Switch (Website) (Twitter)
Call Your Girlfriend (Website) (Twitter)





































Sunday, August 7, 2016

TPD 102 - Ben Brock Johnson, Clare Toeniskoetter from Code Breaker


Ben Brock Johnson (host) and Clare Toeniskoetter (producer) from Code Breaker (from Marketplace and Tech Insider) join me to talk about how this super unique show was born and put together over its first season! They talk about finding the stories, creating the codes, selling their colleagues on their different approach to listener engagement and releasing the show "Netflix-style"! Ben and Clare also give us some hints about the upcoming season! You haven't heard something like Code Breaker, I promise, and I fully recommend it to everyone!
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Links
Ben Brock Johnson (Twitter)
Clare Toeniskoetter (Twitter)
Code Breaker (Website, Marketplace Tech Twitter)
Marketplace (Website)
Tech Insider (Website)