Sonix: Automated Transcription, Translation and Subtitling in 40+ Languages

Reading Time: 2 minutes A couple of months ago, I shared that I had implemented machine translations of my content and it exploded the reach and growth of the site. As a publisher, growth of my audience is critical to the health of my site and business, so I’m always looking for new ways to reach new audiences… and translation is one of them. In the past, I’ve used Sonix to provide transcriptions of my podcast… but they have

How to Record Multiple Local Guests on Your Zoom H6 With a Remote Guest in Garageband

Reading Time: 4 minutes If you’re going to get serious about podcasting, I’d really encourage you to save up for a Zoom H6 Recorder. It’s just a simple device that requires almost no training to record with. Add some Shure SM58 microphones, portable microphone stands, and you’ve got a studio that you can take anywhere and get great sound with. However, while this is great for a podcast where all your guests are with you, having a remote guest

Is Droplr the Best File Sharing Tool Available?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Box, Dropbox, Google Drive… with so many clients all utilizing different platforms, my client folders are a disaster. Once a week or so, I migrate all my client data to a neat and organized network share that’s backed up. Day to day, though, it’s been a disaster trying to locate and send files… until now. Our partner agency uses Droplr. Hesitant to get yet another filesharing tool, I wasn’t sold at first. However, over time

How to Implement a Chatbot for Your Business

Reading Time: 4 minutes Chatbots, those computer programs that mimic human conversation using artificial intelligence, are transforming the way people interact with the Internet. It’s not surprising that chat apps are considered the new browsers and chatbots, the new websites. Siri, Alexa, Google Now, and Cortana are all examples of chatbots. And Facebook has opened up Messenger, making it not merely an app but a platform upon which developers can build an entire bot ecosystem. Chatbots are designed to

How to Record Premium Quality Audio via the Web

Reading Time: 3 minutes With solutions like Skype, teleconference software, and VOIP, you’d think recording two people across the world from one another would be the easiest thing in the world. It’s not. And it’s quite frustrating. Sure, if you have two folks with excellent equipment and high bandwidth, it can be done. The problem arises when you have guests on your podcast from around the world who don’t have either the hardware or the bandwidth. The result is