Podcasting


The term "Podcast" is a combination of the words "iPod" and "Broadcast". You don't need an iPod however. Any MP3 player will work, because most podcasts use standard MP3 files.

Audacity - free software for recording and editing sounds
  1. Audacity Help Manuals and Tutorials - from the Audacity Site
  2. Audacity Tutorial - many ads to avoid but good tutorial with pictoral help.
  3. Audacity Tutorial - Video on how to use audacity.

GarageBand- Free software for recording and editing sounds on MAC's
  1. GarageBand How To - How to make a podcast using Garageband.
  2. GarageBand 3 - Tutorial from Apple
  3. GarageBand 3 Tutorial - in Quicktime format
  4. GarageBand2 Tutorial - in Quicktime movies

Easy and Simple Tools for Instant Podcasting
  1. Gcast - sister site of Garageband.com; Personal broadcasting. Now a cost for calling in podcasts. Able to host podcasts for free.
  2. PodOmatic - create, find, and share Podcasts!
  3. Podcast People
  4. Innertoob - interactive podcasting
  5. Jott Now a cost for calling in podcasts.
  6. Odeo Create your own podcast channel. Host your podcasts and use the embeddable player for sharing podcasts.
  7. vozMe is a site that enables you to submit some text into and it’ll convert it to an MP3 so you can hear it read aloud.
  8. Evoca Create audio recordings with your phone or computer mic and host your audio online.
  9. Odeo Studio
  10. Gabcast
  11. AudioBoo The iPhone podcasting app. Subscribe to other audioboos in iTunes.
  12. BlogTalk Radio Start your own free talk radio show. Listen to best shows from around the web.
  13. Podbean


Resources for Sound Editing
  1. CCmixer - a community music remixing site
  2. Podcasting Resources - many links, tutorials, podcast sites.

Podcasting Resources
- Podcasting:
http://sites.google.com/a/cherrycreekschools.org/podcast-with-a-purpose
- Podcasting:
http://www.digitalpodcast.com/podcastnews/2006/05/19/five-steps-to-free-podcasting/<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.digitalpodcast.com%2Fpodcastnews%2F2006%2F05%2F19%2Ffive-steps-to-free-podcasting%2F&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFrqEzddQ9x8c2bgGqHBVSlUQGumD-ryfQ>
- How to Podcast:
http://www.how-to-podcast-tutorial.com/22-free-podcast-hosting.htm<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.how-to-podcast-tutorial.com%2F22-free-podcast-hosting.htm&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFrqEzcdg2HbobBGOj9zs6VYnVzA4ZXfEA>
- RSS Software:
http://www.extralabs.net/downloads.htm<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.extralabs.net%2Fdownloads.htm&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFrqEzewAvrmEGOl82Z7nck4wZQ0A0b34A>
- Museum Pod:
http://mesn.museumpods.com/group/museumpodcastdirectory/forum/topic/show?id=917795%3ATopic%3A2025<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fmesn.museumpods.com%2Fgroup%2Fmuseumpodcastdirectory%2Fforum%2Ftopic%2Fshow%3Fid%3D917795%253ATopic%253A2025&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFrqEzd9Vlk3GDVgCeRaP-67AMhFpjFZvw>
- Podcasting Tutorials:
http://library.creativecow.net/video-tutorials/podcasting_audio<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Flibrary.creativecow.net%2Fvideo-tutorials%2Fpodcasting_audio&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFrqEzdPz2BiUyGHQfXJGIa8AqucPC7PLw>
- Audio Recording Audacity:
http://audacity.sourceforge.net/<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Faudacity.sourceforge.net%2F&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFrqEze6EFA7p97ZCN2dPUZzAsmth4EaNQ>
- Podcasting Tutorial of Audacity (PC):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IC3VZkfdgV8
- Podcasting Tutorial of Garageband (Mac):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXb4Fac8iQ4
- *Podcasting for the Absolute Beginner:*
http://groups.diigo.com/groups/ADEpodcasting<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fgroups.diigo.com%2Fgroups%2FADEpodcasting&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFrqEzeMh8NYp38mhDELWQ5RXm70h_STFQ>
- Podomatic:
http://www.podomatic.com/home<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.podomatic.com%2Fhome&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFrqEzdsu0JP__9QP-yBnXJTXM9ao5wnQw>Free
pod hosting and their tutorial:
http://tutorial.podomatic.com/<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Ftutorial.podomatic.com%2F&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFrqEzcsR5ZssOOZolxVH-Uha7jztZGKLA>
- Free Podcast hosting blog:
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2008/10/free-podcasting-solutions.html<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.freetech4teachers.com%2F2008%2F10%2Ffree-podcasting-solutions.html&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFrqEzeXpXZdxU5AgGwwymMADNGuvCgVWg>
- Podcasts in the Classroom:
http://www.det.wa.edu.au/education/cmis/eval/curriculum/ict/podcasts/<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.det.wa.edu.au%2Feducation%2Fcmis%2Feval%2Fcurriculum%2Fict%2Fpodcasts%2F&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFrqEzcZxFyardUtlg3dpFbgfG7TAPR_ww>
- Google's free video podcasting hosting on Blogger:
http://buzz.blogger.com/2007/08/3-2-1-action.html
- vozME - free, online text to speech creator:
http://vozme.com/index.php?lang=en<http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fvozme.com%2Findex.php%3Flang%3Den&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFrqEzd37yNOedzA8_usHUgKQ36UuVprBw>