Entries by Danielle Desir

How Caribbean Podcast Directory is Amplifying the Voices of Podcasters of Caribbean Heritage

by Danielle Desir Podcasts created by people of Caribbean Heritage are on the rise. Kerry-Ann Reid-Brown is the founder of Caribbean Podcast Directory (CPD), a hub for discovering podcasters of Caribbean Heritage. In this interview she shares what inspired her to create this directory and how you can get involved. 1. What inspired you to create […]

3 Fun Monthly Challenges for Podcasters

Monthly challenges are a great way to keep you accountable while building the momentum to actually get things done. Since most of us are responsible for all aspects of podcast production, from content creation to promotion, here are three monthly challenges that can help you start your podcast, create more content, become more consistent and […]

31 Day WOC Podcasters #Podtober Challenge

For the month of October, join the WOC Podcasters community as we complete one podcasting task per day to grow our audiences. Be sure to tag @wocpodcasters on Instagram and @wocpodcasters on Twitter and use the hashtag #wocpodcasters and #Podtober so we can cheer each other on and track our progress. Ready. Set. Go! Set […]

Simplecast Webinar: Leading a Strong Community

by Danielle Desir Do you want to learn how to build a fun and engaging community online? In this webinar with Simplecast, Founder of WOC Podcasters, Danielle Desir, and Managing Editor, Madeline Wright share tips for starting, engaging and supporting a growing community. They tackle the popular question of how to manage outreach to potential […]

2020 Podcasting Conferences & Events

by Danielle Desir Are you looking to attend podcasting conferences in 2020? Are you ready to learn from experienced speakers and panelists who can share how you can improve your show and take your podcast to the next level? Here’s a list of podcasting conferences, summits, and events happening in 2020 and beyond. 2020 February […]

What Podcasters Should Pack for FinCon

by Danielle Desir It’s been two weeks since #FinCon19 and I’m still buzzing with excitement. In addition to all the fond memories from the event, the thick stack of business cards on my desk which I’m slowly getting through reminds me of why FinCon continues to be one of my favorite conferences. From the actionable […]

She Podcasts LIVE: A Weekend of Learning, Camaraderie and Belonging with Jessica Kupferman

by Danielle Desir Conferences play a big part in our professional and personal development. As a blogger and podcaster, I wouldn’t be where I am today if I didn’t attend conferences and in-person events. With conference season in full swing, Jessica Kupferman, the co-host of She Podcasts LIVE shares what inspired her to create the […]

Podthon: A Free Virtual Summit for Podcasters August 10-11, 2019

by Danielle Desir Podthon is a new virtual summit creating space for more speakers in the podcasting space. New York, NY – Podthon ’19, will showcase more than a dozen speakers at all levels of the podcasting industry,” founder Lee Uehara said. “We chose ‘Podthon’ because we like to say that podcasting is a marathon, […]

How Podcasters Can Legally Protect Themselves: An Interview with Attorney Merlyne Jean-Louis, Esq.

The information provided in this interview is to only be used for informational purposes, does not constitute legal advice, and does not create an attorney-client relationship. If you need legal advice, please contact an attorney directly. Are you aware of the legal issues that podcasters may face? Well, we had the opportunity to chat with […]