They are lots of ways to consume content.
It may be either text ,audio or video.
All three have their own advantages and disadvantages. Like text can be sometimes boring to read and nobody wants to watch a video with bad audio.
According to a data study-
At least 112 million Americans have listened to podcasts, a figure up 11 percent from last year, with 67 million listening to podcasts at least monthly.
That's a lot of people there.
If you talk about blogging there are some podcasts you should definitely listen to grow your marketing knowledge and learn new strategies.
Among the various advantages of listening to podcasts one is that there’s always something new to learn.
So to get you started, here are a list of Best Blogging and Internet Marketing Podcasts to follow in 2018.
And I bet you won't be dissapointed.
#1. Active Growth Podcast
URL - https://activegrowth.com/podcast/
Host - Shane Melaugh & Hanne Vervaeck
I bet you might not have heard about this podcast.
But it’s one of the best podcast I listened to in a while.
The tagline best defines the podcast. It’s “Not Just Another Internet Marketing Podcast”.
After you listen to one or two podcast you will realize this too. They really provide value.
Have heard about Thrive. They have some great products like Thrive Architect that I use everyday.
Its hosted by Shane and Hanne Vervaeck.
Their approach to any topic is totally different. They cover stuffs like CopyWriting, Conversion Rate Optimisation and other cool topics.
I’ll link to the best ones below.
How To Grab Your Audience’s Undivided Attention in 2018
The 80/20 of Improving Your Copywriting as Quickly as Possible
#2. Authority Hacker Podcast
URL - https://www.authorityhacker.com/podcast
Host - Gael , Mark & Perrin
These guys are awesome.
I have been following Authority Hacker for the past three years and I never regretted.
If you are looking to build an authority site, this site can act as a great resource.
Be it Backlinking strategies, case studies or growth hacks you can learn all by listening to this podcast.
They do it weekly and its hosted by Gael and Mark.
#3. Ask Pat
URL - https://www.smartpassiveincome.com/ask-pat/
Host - Pat Flynn
If you are following Internet Marketers and their blog, then there’s are great chance you must have landed on Smart Passive Income blog by Pat Flynn.
It is 5 days a week, Monday to Friday. In each podcast as the name suggest, Pat answer a question about blogging and internet marketing. And because the question is from you guys he solves a lot of people’s problems.
Each Podcast is about 10-12 minutes long. You can submit your questions to Pat’s website.
If your question gets selected you get a free t-shirt.
Cool Ain’t it 🙂
#4. Problogger Podcast
URL - https://problogger.com/podcast/
Host - Darren Rowse
Since 2004, ProBlogger has been bloggers and internet marketers like you and me. There are more than 8000 posts on his blog.
The Podcast has over 180 episodes and Darren, the mind behind Problogger covers topics like content marketing, monetising your blog, Ads etc.
Here’s are few that you should listen first-
7 Social Media Trends I Noticed At Social Media Marketing World
5 Areas To Focus On To Grow Your Blogging Income
#5. QuickMail Podcast
URL - https://quickmail.io/podcast/
Host - Jeremy & Jack
Looking to better your Outreach Game?
Then you must listen to the QuickMail Podcast. The podcast is on cold email outreach. It is hosted by Jeremy, founder of QuickMail.io & Jack, founder of EmailsThatSell.com.
The best part is that the podcast is not in a random order, the initial episodes are basic (perfect for beginners) and the difficulty level increases gradually.
So if you run an online business or a blogger looking to use Outreach for links or leads, it will be super useful.
#6. The Tim Ferriss Show
URL - https://tim.blog/podcast/
Host - Tim Ferriss
Read the book “The Four Hour Work Week”?
This is show is from Tim Ferris (the same guy). The podcast is quite famous and has over 200M+ downloads.
He doesn’t cover only marketing but other topics too.
The podcasts are super useful and totally recommended for Marketing guys and Entrepreneurs.
#7. CopyBlogger Podcast
URL - https://rainmaker.fm/series/lede
Host - Sonia Simone
Want to create content that converts ?
Then you have to listen this Podcast.
They cover topics like content marketing, copywriting, email marketing and conversion optimization. Its hosted weekly by Sonia Simone.
If you want to level your content marketing game, make sure to follow Sonia on CopyBlogger FM.
#8. The Digital Entrepreneur
URL - https://rainmaker.fm/series/rainmaker/
Host - Sean Jackson & Katy Katz
Thinking of selling digital goods but confused ?
Then this is the show to follow.
Hosted by Sean Jackson and Katy Katz the show is super addictive.
They talk about smarter ways to create and sell profitable digital goods and services.
They also bring influencers to talk about certain topics or to answer questions.
#9. CoSchedule Podcast
CoSchedule has one of the best blogs in the marketing space. All their posts are super in-depth and incredibly practical.
Same is the case with the CoSchedule Podcast.
It’s a weekly show hosted by different employees of CoSchedule. They also have interviewed some big names in the Internet Marketing Space.
My best podcast was -
How To Use Storytelling Frameworks To Create More Persuasive Content
Do check these guys 🙂
#10. My Wife Quit her Job
URL - https://mywifequitherjob.com/category/podcast/
Host - Steve Cough
This is one of my favourite podcasts. They cover everything that you need to make money online.
They have over 200+ episodes. They also have interviewed guests like Brian Dean and Greg Mercer to their podcasts.
Hosted by the super awesome Steve Cough.
#10. The Side Hustle Show
Want you to start your own side hustle or want to get motivated to start one?
Here’s the podcast to follow.
There’s over 250+ episodes.
As the Show tagline says-
“ Put a little hustle in your earbuds as I extract the actionable tips and business strategies from successful entrepreneurs”.
Comment below your favorite episode from the show.
#11. The #AskGaryVee Show
URL - https://www.garyvaynerchuk.com/podcast/
Host - Gary Vaynerchuk
Who hasn’t heard about Gary Vaynerchuk?
He’s a great marketer and a motivational speaker. His Podcasts and Videos are really motivational and practical.
The best one you can hear to get started is - “Hustle! The Most Important Word” .
He started his journey from VineLibrary TV and later his marketing company VaynerMedia.
#12. Pursuit with Purpose Podcast
Melyssa Griffin, the host of this podcast is a online marketer and blogger (at MelyssaGriffin.com )
This is a weekly podcast and in every episode she brings in a special guests where they share their experiences and hustle.
It’s a must follow show.
#13. Human Proof Designs Podcast
HPD is one of the best sites to follow if you are planning to create a niche site.
There are more 30+ episodes which covers some essential topics. He also takes up question from his readers and answers in the podcast.
Hope you like the post.
Podcasts are still very underrated and if you are planning to start one, its a great idea.
Comment below your favorite podcast. I would love to add to my list.