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All About Podcasting

Everything You Needed to Know to Get Started

A blend of the words "iPod" and "broadcasting," podcasting is a way for the average user to create their own voice and presence on the Internet. And contrary to the way it sounds, no, you don't need an iPod, you don't need a lot of expensive software (in fact most of it is available for free), and you don't need a lot of technical know-how to get started either. There's a lot of great content out there, you just need to know how to get it or make it!

This site will help you become familiar with the different aspects of podcasting from what the technology behind it is, what software you will need to to be able to find and listen to them, and instructions on how you can start creating your own basic podcasting channel. The site will also focus on the educational uses of podcasting with regard to higher education so that you can integrate this new technology into your courses.

When you are ready to start making your podcasts or just want some help brainstorming ideas, contact your Instructional Designer to get started.