The BPA Insider presented by BWDIK Podcast Vol. 1 | Issue 8
Weekly Industry News and Updates About Black Podcast Creatives & Professionals
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Behind-The-Scenes with Black Women in Podcasting Live Event!
Celebrate Women's History Month with us by amplifying the powerful voices of four Black women powerhouses!
Behind the Scenes with Black Women in Podcasting is an insightful conversation with founders, producers, editors, and executives who are at the forefront of the podcasting industry.
Learn about their journey in creating a network for women by women, producing for a podcast network, and the ins and outs of media management.
Discover how these women have become award-winning producers and how they are transforming the podcast industry.
Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to gain insight from the perspective of Black women in the podcasting industry.
Join us for an evening of inspiring stories and knowledge-sharing!
⭐️ Twila Dang, founder & CEO of Matriarch Digital Media
⭐️ Krystal Hill, Director of Podcasts for Black Love Inc. Podcast Network
⭐️ Dj Tricey Trice, Co-founder & Producer, Trindi Media Group
⭐️ Adell Coleman, COO of DCP Entertainment
⭐️ Deneen L. Garrett, host of Women of Color: An Intimate Conversation
Wellness & Self-Care: A Woman’s History Month Celebration Panel Discussion
This Women's History Month, join the Women of Color Podcasters Community and the Black Podcasters Association for their four-part Twitter Spaces discussion series!
The Twitter Space conversations will feature a lineup of amazing women who represent the podcast industry on an international scale.
This week, March 22nd @ 6 PM EST.,
Danielle Desir Corbett and Corey Gumbs hosts another Twitter space conversation, "Wellness & Self-Care" with our special guests:
Christine Job, host of Flourish in the Foreign
Shamiko Reid, host of Daaamn Daddy
Kyla Denanyoh, host of You Are A Lawyer and Podcast producer & manager
Chulu, host of Africana Woman and founder of Africana Woman community
Didi Hairston, host of Diva with Depression
You can listen to this conversation here:
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Last week, we had a great conversation about “Women Podcasting Globally“. We had some outstanding special guests to provide insight and share their stories. We were privileged to hear from:
Shirley Joseph, Podcast Producer, Co-host of ChoNilla Podcast, Founder of The Black Canadian Creator Directory
Roshni Baronia, Founder of Done For You Podcast and Podcast Launch Specialist
Heneka Watkis-Porter, host of The Entrepreneurial You podcast, Speaker, and Author
FayFay, Podcast Producer, and Founder of the NaijaPodHub community.
You can listen to the replay here:
You can also listen live on March 22nd at 6 PM EST. on Blast Radio, Click Here!
“Talent Isn’t EVERYTHING” - BPA Member Lloyd George Shares His Journey As A Content Creator
When it comes to being a content creator, BPA Member and Cre8tot Hub founder, Lloyd George wants you to know, “Talent Isn’t Everything”.
Lloyd shares what he has learned about becoming successful content creator and how important consistency has been in his formula for success.
You can also check out Lloyd’s podcast, Cre8tor Hub here:
BPA Academy Workshop Series Presents: Essential PR For You And Your Podcast
Are you a podcaster looking to take your show to the next level and reach a wider audience?
Join us on March 23rd, 2023, at 7 PM EST for an essential PR event designed specifically for podcasters.
This live online event is presented by the Black Podcasters Association and in partnership with Sand & Shores.
Tonya McKenzie, the founder of Sands & Shores, the tools and strategies you need to successfully promote your podcast and build your brand.
You'll learn how to craft a compelling story and develop a strong message, how to pitch to media outlets, and how to leverage social media.
Our interactive sessions will give you the opportunity to learn from Tonya and engage with fellow podcasters, providing you with a collaborative and supportive environment to improve your PR skills.
By the end of this event, you'll be equipped with the knowledge and confidence to effectively promote your podcast and engage with your audience.
Don't miss out on this essential PR event for podcasters! Sign up today and take your podcast to the next level!
Space is limited and tickets will sell out fast.
Sign up today for this informative workshop and ask the important questions that will get you the results you’re looking for.
This event is FREE for all BPA Members. If you are interested in joining the Black Podcasters Association, click here!
Podfest Global Conference Returns March 27-30th
Discover the power of PODFEST GLOBAL – the 100% virtual extension of PODFEST MULTIMEDIA EXPO, the world’s largest and most interconnected community of podcasters.
Experience the same quality content and unmatched camaraderie that PODFEST is renowned for, now in an online setting with even more podcasters and content creators joining the PODFAMILY.
Let PODFEST GLOBAL bring your podcasting ambitions and dreams to life, and join us in building a stronger, more inclusive, and more powerful community of podcasters and content creators.
Thanks to Chris Krimitsos and his support of our community, all members of the Black Podcasters Association & BlkPodNews.com family can get a free standard ticket or upgrade their ticket with a $49 off discount
Spotify Revamps Its Podcasters Tools: What Does This Mean For You?
At its recent Stream On event, Spotify announced exciting new podcasting tools that will improve the experience for podcast creators. The new Spotify for Podcasters platform is designed to make it easier for creators to organize their tools for creating, managing, growing, and monetizing content.
Some of the biggest changes is Spotify will be moving Anchor into the new Spotify for Podcasters. Podcasters will also be able to add videos, Q & As or polls, and analytics. Podcasters will also be able to integrate Patreon for direct payments from fans, as well as access exclusive Patreon content via Spotify.
To learn more about these upcoming changes from Spotify click the button below to read more!
Sonic Bloom Awards Submission Deadline Approaches
She Podcasts is excited to announce a new awards program! Our goal is to recognize incredible podcasting projects created and hosted by underrepresented voices across the globe.
The Sonic Bloom Awards are here to highlight inspiring, innovative and high-impact podcasting projects created by cis and trans women, non-binary individuals and anyone who identifies as gender-fabulous. We’re going to celebrate independent creators who have shown innovation, creativity and progress.
We hope that this awards program will be an important step forward to encourage all in supporting, educating and nurturing underrepresented people in the podcast space.
Nomination Deadline: March 31st, 2023
To nominate yourself or someone for the Sonic Bloom Awards click the button below.
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BPA Insider Notables
⭐️ The Publish Press’ “The Creator Brand Relationship” - Hanna Doyle, The Publish Press, examines the relationship between brands and creators » Learn More Here! «
⭐️ Every Voice with Terrance McKnight: A New Podcast About Racism in Classical Music - Terrance McKnight and WQXR release a new podcast called “Every Voice” that takes a look into classical music and racism » Learn More Here! «
⭐️ Louder Than A Riot Returns For Season 2 - In its new season, Louder Than A Riot seeks to detangle the history of misogyny and homophobia in Hip Hop » Learn More Here! «
⭐️ #PodFest Cairo Replay - This year was the 4th year for Podfest Cairo organized byand took place, thats right, in Cairo, Egypt. You can watch the replay of the event » Right Here! «
⭐️ Twitter is Deleting Old Recordings - Twitter recently sent out some notification to it’s users informing them that it would be deleting its archive of broadcast recordings. » Learn More Here! «
⭐️ PodBean’s Invitation Only VIP Program - PodBean introduces it’s VIP program offering free hosting, unlimited podcast channels, bandwidth and storage for large volume podcasts. » Learn More Here! «
This Post Is Sponsored By But What Do I Know? Podcast
The “But What Do I Know?” Podcast is a 2X Award Nominated Self-Improvement and Education platform and an ode to the way in which Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour, especially Women of Colour often use the phrase in a way that reduces and diminishes their light. This is a podcast and community where "But What Do I Know Moments" are explored, in hopes that it helps you overcome yours. » Learn More About BWDIK «
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