Helpful tips for when your want to podcast

Preparation:

  • Switch mobile phones off or on silent (not on vibrate)
  • Remove pets
  • Close doors and windows

Reduce background noise by turning off:

  • Heater/Air conditioner/Fans
  • Music
  • TV
  • Be aware of noisy furniture
  • Does your mouse button make a clicking sound

On your computer:

  • Silence computer sounds (Email notifications etc…)
  • Shut down unnecessary programs
  • Check that you have available storage space on your hard drive

In your recording software:

  • Check your volume levels
  • Perform a test record to check everything is working