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The Pros and Cons of Speech to Text vs Human Transcription Services

By Gudrun | October 11, 2019

  I was delighted to be approached by Take Note for a guest blog spot. The post below examines the pros and cons of speech to text tools, and why you may want to use a person for transcription. As of late, speech to text software, also known as automatic voice recognition (ASR), has expanded…

How to Create an SEO-Boosting Podcast Blog

By Gudrun | March 4, 2019

Why You Should Create a Podcast Blog To really make the most of your podcast and to make Google happy, you can add a blog post alongside your transcript and summary show notes. Doing this means that for people who prefer to read rather than listen (or are unable to listen) can still benefit from…

An Interview with Pete Matthew

By Gudrun | February 25, 2019

In the final interview of the series, I talk to Pete Matthew about his MeaningfulMoney podcast, why he started it and what benefits it’s brought to his business. If you’d like to read the full transcript, you can download it here (no email required), watch the video above or just listen to the audio. Who…

An Interview with Richard Tubb

By Gudrun | February 18, 2019

In the third interview in the series, I talk to Richard Tubb about his TubbTalk podcast, why he started it and what benefits it’s brought to his business. If you’d like to read the full transcript, you can download it here (no email required), watch the video above or just listen to the audio. Who…

An Interview with Natalie Hailey

By Gudrun | February 11, 2019

In the second interview in the series, I talk to Natalie Hailey about her Hot Content podcast, why she started it and what benefits it’s brought to her business. If you’d like to read the full transcript, you can download it here (no email required), watch the video above or just listen to the audio.…

An Interview with Simon Raybould

By Gudrun | February 4, 2019

In the first in a series, I talk to Simon Raybould about his AIRProductivity podcast, why he started it and what benefits it’s brought to his business. If you’d like to read the full transcript, you can download it here (no email required), watch the video above or just listen to the audio. Who is…

How to Create Podcast Show Notes

By Gudrun | August 20, 2018

Every episode you broadcast should have podcast show notes. The most basic include the name of the show, the episode title and the name if the guest if there is one, but most people do more than that. Below are some different ways you can put them together to support each episode. Summary Podcast Show…

How to Improve Your Podcast Transcripts

By Gudrun | August 13, 2018

Why You’d use Podcast Transcripts Podcast transcripts are written versions of the monologue or conversation published in audio format. A transcript is intended as a faithful record of what was discussed, but in my opinion, it doesn’t need to be verbatim, and when it is, it’s harder for readers to follow. Some people prefer to…

Podcasts – Getting Started

By Gudrun | August 6, 2018

Podcasts are increasingly popular and new ones are set up all the time. People like being able to listen to them on the go, while walking the dog or making dinner. They can cover broad topics like business and health, or narrow subjects such as self-publishing and budget travel. Encouraging listeners to subscribe to your…

Why You Should be Careful with Speech to Text Tools

By Gudrun | March 26, 2018

People don’t like to write: they can’t find the time, the enthusiasm or they feel that what they produce is stilted, formal and doesn’t capture their authentic voice. It’s no wonder, then, that people are using speech to text tools to make blogging and content creation easier. There are definite advantages to dictating your thoughts…