Other PAPs (podcasts about podcasting) tell you what to do.

Podcast Pontifications

... tells you what to think about. Daily, insightful thoughts for working podcasters like you designed to make podcasting better.

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An expert in the pontification of podcast knowledge

Evo is an expert in the pontification of podcast knowledge. His approach to sharing this knowledge is approachable and enjoyable. I'm so glad I've discovered this podcast.

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I love the brief, but provocative, audio essays!

I love the brief, but provocative, audio essays that get me thinking outside that box the other podcasting pundits often seem to put us in. Even when I disagree with Evo's suggestions, I learn from them. Any podcaster who considers themselves "creative" need to listen regularly.

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August 29, 2021

Active Podcasters Best Advice

It’s quick, to the point and very well produced. If you’re going through all the work to produce a show, you owe it to yourself and your audience to tune into this show. Evo will help you drive your content to the next level.

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August 11, 2021

Ideas and analysis of the podcast industry, which you just don't get anywhere else!

Evo's show is one of those places your hear ideas and analysis of the podcast industry, which you just don't get anywhere else! He's got a unique voice on every bit of news, and able to cut to the heart of what it means for podcasting, and it's fans! So good - essential listening for any podcaster 😎

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June 16, 2021

If you're in podcasting, you should be listening.

Evo is a friend and mentor to me and his show is the audio equivalent of him turning up in my doorway to tell me to think more. If you're in podcasting, you should be listening.

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April 8, 2021

A podcast for the podcaster

This short and sweet daily podcast by Evo Terra will leave you walking away with deeper industry insight and a bit more knowledge. 10 out of 10, would recommend.

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February 8, 2021

Podcast Yoda Godfather etc..

Evo is awesome! His pontifications are spot on! He brings an informal professionalism backed by a mildly sarcastic and more importantly very real perspective. For podcasters - Podcast Pontifications IS your professional development.

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Evo makes me a better podcaster!

As a working podcaster, I learn so much from this podcast. It’s also always both entertaining and consistant.

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October 10, 2020

Evo is like the Seth Godin of podcasts about podcasting!

Seth Godin is a marketing genius and always makes me think. Ditto for Evo: At least 80% of the time, Evo makes me think - and re-think - about all kinds of podcasting topics, best practices, and "big picture" strategies. I no longer produce a podcast of my own. However, listening to Podcast Pontifications helps me work with my clients (podcasters) better. Thank you, Evo Terra. CHEERS!

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If You're a Podcaster, You Need to Subscribe!

I've only been listening for less than six month to this great show, and I feel each week I learn something new I never knew about podcasting. With four new episodes a week, always under the ten minute mark, Podcast Pontifications is quick to listen to and easy to digest. It's my go-to show for podcast news and for where the industry is going.

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October 6, 2020

Evo Rules!

Funny and fascinating. Evo is one of the best people in the podcasting space.

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August 20, 2020

Podcast pontificating from a pro!

Evo has been podcasting since long before it became cool, and he’s learned from all of the bumps and bruises podcasting has gone through. Listen to his podcast, and more importantly, listen to him and learn from him!

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The best way to find answers is to actually ask the questions.

While many podcasts on podcasting tell you what you should be doing, Evo Terra opens up with questions and musings and sometimes opinions that push me to consider my own podcasting ideas and structures. If you produce or host a podcast, this one needs to be in own personal listening feed. You’ll think about the work we do in a different way and get some motivation to actually act on it.

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Podcast Pontifications is a very different kind of podcast about podcasting.

You should totally subscribe and listen as each episode releases. Instead of focusing on gear or getting into the weeds of technology, Evo spends a few minutes each episode (M-Th each week) pontificating about podcasting (the phenomenon itself and its possible future). There's a lot of speculation and opinion & Evo is a self-confessed contrarian. But, he comes from a deeply involved and informed history in the space- having been a podcaster himself since 2004 and co-author of the first edition of Podcasting for Dummies. If there's criticism towards things in podcasting today, it's from a place of love for the scene and a desire to see it get even better. And he's got all kinds of ideas about how it might get even better.

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Thought-provoking and inspirational...

...so much so that I 'borrowed' a few ideas from it. Thanks Evo for delivering a bite-size chunk of pod-centric musings four times a week. It's become a priority listen in my, frankly out-of-control, playlist. Keep up the good work!

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April 20, 2020

THIS IS A GREAT PODCAST.

THIS IS A GREAT PODCAST. EVO HAS A SMART AND REFRESHING PERSPECTIVE ON THE PODCASTING INDUSTRY. BUT HAS ANYBODY ELSE NOTICED THAT THE COVER ART IS TRADEMARK INFRINGING ON THIS EMOJI?! ?

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March 13, 2020

Pure Gold!

Evo provides amazing content in such a short amount of time and is powerfully persistent in publishing his episodes. One of the first to start podcasting and shares his extensive experience, which is pure GOLD!!!

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January 22, 2020

Fortunate to hear him speak!

Saw him in Phoenix at a startup conference. He makes the opportunity and the strategy so easy to grasp. Offers great insights on tech and production that will save you money and aggravation as he’s been there and knows where your investment is best spent. His Pontifications are very listenable and helpful.

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January 21, 2020

Super helpful and informative!

The short episodes somehow contribute to the quality of the show, so kudos to the host for that.

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January 18, 2020

Great food for thought for podcasters!

Evo has been a thought leader and whiz in the podosphere since he wrote PODCASTING FOR DUMMIES -- he constantly challenges the podcaster to consider more innovations in podcasting and he dares to pull the envelope to new areas that a podcaster must know. A great resource, this podcast show delivers great information from someone who does not mind "disrupting" the status quo to deliver great challenges to make your show better. Also, the consistency of multiple episodes per week is outstanding. Great job, Evo.

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January 15, 2020

Great Thoughts from an Industry Leader!

Evo Terra is a pioneer in the world of podcasting. In this short, easily-digestible show, Evo offers insights for those out there in the trenches of the podcasting world. Advice is given with a sense of humor and a bent toward practicality. In short, if you want to find out the ways to make your podcast better, this is a great resource.

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Great stuff, Evo! 👊

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December 11, 2019

Definitely worth a listen if you have a podcast (or want one).

Great commentary and practical advice on how to make your podcast better. Evo knows what he's talking about and delivers this info in a compelling and entertaining way.

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October 20, 2019

Every episode will make your show better!

If you are going to listen to a podcast about podcasting, start here and ignore the rest. Evo wants you to have a better podcast and all you have to do is listen!

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September 2, 2019

If you’re podcasting or thinking about it listen!

Evo has very timely insight into the world of podcasting. If you’re thinking about podcasting or are already a podcaster, you have to make this show a regular in your listening repertoire. Easy to understand and practical information that will help you stay focused on growing your podcast.

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Understanding the Newbie Podcaster.

I enjoy Evo’s podcasting insights and digestible tips and strategies for new and experienced podcasters alike. The 10 mins of usable and transferable content is exactly what I need to better my craft. I don’t have to understand podcasting jargon or be an audio engineer to implement his insights. The messaging is clear and given in a friendly tone, like a professional friend who’s expertise you can trust. Thank you for putting in the work and providing us with a glance into your wisdom!

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So many little priceless insights for a newbie!

These short episodes are packed with so many very important aspects about creating episodes that serve my audience and provide value. Anyone can create content. Evo consistently provides us with thought provoking concepts that challenge us to raise the bar before we publish. I’ve been trying to catch a few of the FB Live shows but it’s difficult to do with consistency. Thank you Evo for allll of the WORK it takes to flip them into a podcast episode that I can listen to later.

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October 18, 2018

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