Our Favorite 6 Podcasts to Help Make You Excited About Marketing
Podcasts are a killer way to become informed without taking a break from what you’re doing. We listen to them in the car, while we write blogs for you, and even when we write web content for clients. It’s solid inspiration in an auditory format. These are our favorite 6 podcasts to help make you excited about marketing for your business.
The Duct Tape Marketing podcast is basically a dumping ground for everything small business marketing.
Run by marketing consultant and speaker, John Jantsch, this podcast is a must-listen for any small business owner, manager or employee that wants to get ahead of their competition. John has been featured in several practical “best of” lists, including Forbes, Huffington Post, and Fast Company.
This particular podcast focuses very clearly on the evolution of content marketing. Which makes perfect sense because it is run by Joe Pulizzi and Robert Rose of the Content Marketing Institute.
They focus on things that are going on in the world of marketing and offer lively, good-natured banter between two professional goofballs. Each show offers a basic review of several different marketing stories in the news today, which is a great option for understanding new apps and systems on the market today.
Run by Michael Stelzner of Social Media Examiner, this podcast is great for those of us that are social media clueless. It happens, we get it.
Michael offers professional reviews of social channels, as well as interviews with industry experts. This is a great opportunity for you to learn strategies and determine which social channel is your kryptonite.
If you’ve ever heard of Gary Vaynerchuk, you’ve probably heard that he’s loud, obnoxious and has the mouth of a sailor. It’s all true. Every single bit of it. But, he gets his point across better than most people that approach it from a gentler angle.
The #AskGaryVee show focuses on YOUR questions. Seriously, Gary answers your Twitter questions about social media, marketing, and entrepreneurship. No question is too small or too unimportant. Ask away and listen while Gary rips a topic apart.
Seth Godin has long been considered a thought leader in both marketing and entrepreneurship. His Startup School podcast is no different in that it approaches launching your business with a level head and pure understanding.
While it is very similar to his Udemy course, it is free and is much easier to absorb for the busy person in all of us.
Amy Porterfield is a visionary, and her marketing podcast is pure amazingness. She lays everything out in clear, concise terms that anyone can understand and apply to their own life.
She covers various topics from content marketing and social media, to lead generation tactics for small businesses and entrepreneurs.
How Do I Listen to These Podcasts?
So, if you’re not an Apple product owner, you’ve probably found it difficult to listen to your favorite podcasts. We’ve found that the Podcast Addict app for Android is super easy and totally free. No more Apple iTunes for us!
You can often link your phone into car speakers to listen on the go, or just plug a pair of earbuds in and get moving.