Week 8 – Podcasting

Task One : Group Research on Podcasting
We will break into four groups and research the points below. One person in each group will compile the research into a blog post summary, including links where ever possible.

What is podcasting? Provide a clear definition. How does it work? What do you need to make and host a podcast? What are the benefits of podcasting over regular publishing of audio online?

[[ http://leishsmith.wordpress.com/2009/09/15/the-world-of-podcasting/ ]]

– List the best software for mac and pc for listening to and subscribing to podcasts, and potential software to make a podcast.

[[ http://ozzbass.wordpress.com/2009/09/15/week-8-podcast/ ]]

– List 5 examples of highly successful podcasts. Describe each briefly, as well as why you perceive them as successful. What techniques do they use?

[[ http://dgualtieri.wordpress.com/2009/09/15/top-5-podcasts/ ]]

– List a variety of potential hosting sites for your podcasts. Briefly describe the merits / limitations of each.
[[ http://andrewisrad.wordpress.com/2009/09/15/podcast-hosting-sites-good-and-bad/ ]]


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