Podcast Tools for Online Interviews
Resource and Recommendation
Zoom.us is increasingly becoming the go-to recording platform for remote podcast interviews. This brief video will show you how to optimize your Zoom settings for podcast recording.
Learn how to
- Record the interview to your computer (even when the host sends the Zoom invitation).
- Record the raw audio track without compression.
USB Podcast Microphones
Plug & Play
Each of these microphones plug directly into your computer. They offer fantastic sound for podcast interviews at a great price. Little or no set-up is required.
XLR Podcast Microphones
These are a couple of my favorite headphones for podcasting. Any good pair of over-ear, wired headphones will work just fine. Note, you may want to pick up a cord extension and 1/8″ to 1/4″ adapter depending on your tools and desk set up.
Shopping list of podcast essentials.