Top 3 Podcasts to Revolutionize Your Blogging

I don’t know about you, but there is only so much content I can absorb through reading.

The sheer volume of great content written every day often makes me feel completely inundated at times—sometimes I just want to be a bit lazy with my content consumption and engage with it through other forms of media. Video is one such medium, but even video requires similar amounts of attention to reading where I have to set time aside to consume it. Podcasts and audio books, on the other hand, can be consumed while I’m doing something else, making them an invaluable tool for learning for those who want to integrate their learning into their everyday activities.

Whether you manage a personal or company blog, these podcasts are highly recommended.

They are for people who are interested in keeping up with the cutting edge of blogging innovations, content marketing, and thought leadership:

This is your Life by Michael Hyatt


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I can personally say that this blog has literally changed my blogging and, in a lot of ways, my life. Michael Hyatt has been a veteran of the content publishing industry for almost two decades and served as the former CEO of Thomas Nelson (one of the world’s largest book publishers) between 2006 and 2011. Since becoming a full-time blogger on leadership (and online publishing in general), he has amassed a healthy 300,000+ subscriber list—the statistics sell themselves.

Why you should listen to it

Michael was named by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 50 Social Media Influencers of 2013 and is the author of Platform: Get Noticed in a Noisy World, a New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today best-seller. He knows content inside and out and better still, he has the numbers and experience to prove it.

Check out Michael Hyatt’s Podcast on iTunes

Hacking Media Production by David Spark


David Spark, founder of Spark Media Solutions, regularly states that “Content is the Currency of Social Media”. If that’s the case, then his podcast would read like a “How to” manual for printing such a currency.

Why you should listen to it

In a world where content marketing is on the precipice of exploding (some argue it’s already there), the Hacking Media Production podcast is literally all about hacking the process of producing great content. Hacks to source your content inspiration, to automate publishing and even how to accelerate content development are just some of the awesome elements of this podcast.

Check out the Hacking Media Production Podcast

Social Media Marketing by Michael Stelzner


Social Media Marketing Podcast w/ Michael Stelzner

The Social Media Marketing podcast is a show by Michael Stelzner, founder of Social Media Examiner. It’s designed to help busy marketers and business owners discover what works with social media marketing and what doesn’t.

Why you should listen to it

The Social Media Marketing podcast goes deep into the tactics behind the dynamics of social media marketing and blogging forms an enormous chunk of the focal content. This podcast is particularly great for learning new tools and techniques.

Check out the Social Media Marketing Podcast

So what did you think about our list? What do you listen to?


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