5 Ways Podcasting Can Revolutionize Your Small Business

How is podcasting revolutionizing small businesses? Today we highlight a few of those ways. It’s a fact that everything that is user-friendly and appeals to the clients and consumers becomes popular in the marketing industry, and it eventually increases the reach and encouragement of what you are marketing through the very medium.

Podcasts are one such medium of broadcasting things and increasing the range of the product, to attract the attention of the public as well as create a buzz in the marketing world. Podcasts are somewhat different from the written broachers and advertisements and are very much in demand these days.

Let us take an example to simplify the theme; you want to hear the current news of what is happening in your country, what would you choose, a radio or a newspaper? Of course a radio. Podcasting has become a new tradition as it quickly conveys the message and does the perfect branding of the product you have, or you want to launch in the market.

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Here are 5 ways how podcasting can revolutionize your small business

1. Podcasts have low competition

There are many ways of marketing, but lately, podcasting has made its way to one of the best broadcasting mediums in the marketing world. The feature that makes podcasting different from other marketing networks is that podcasting is less saturated than the other platforms. Browsing a keyword will give you hundreds and thousands of search topics but only a few podcasts.

With podcasting, you will be left with a dedicated audience who will surely listen to what is being said in the podcast they are listening to. You just have to put a little effort into knowing the demands of the audience, what they want to listen to, and you are already on the pavement success.

2. Podcasts are Mobile-friendly

We live in a world where life has become so busy, and nobody has time for anything. In this, busy and monotonous routine people prefer listening to reading and watching videos, and this is the reason podcasts are the best choice for transforming your business.

Podcasts are portable and mobile-friendly, which makes them even more appealing. The business that is branded and promoted through podcasts gains much influence when compared to the rivals. People can easily listen to your episodes while coming back from work, or while doing other chores at home, this makes them updated, and this is how their reach increases.

3. Engaging and Convenient for Listeners

As aforementioned, people have busy routines these days, they do not get enough time to sit and surf the net or go through social media apps, so podcasting has become quite a tradition these days.

It has made a life more straightforward, as it keeps you updated about different brands and stuff, and you don’t have to waste time watching videos. On the other hand, listening to podcasts wastes time and no energy, episodes keep switching when one ends, and you can keep working.

From working parents to mothers, teens, senior citizens, adults, almost everybody listens to podcasts these days, and this is how they get updated and acknowledged about everything that is happening around them.

4. The popularity of podcasts is growing exponentially

A study showed an estimate of 50-100 million people who listened to podcasts on a daily and weekly basis. Browsing for something, and ads keep popping up on the screen, again and again, is such an annoying situation even by imagining it. Whereas, in podcasts, you don’t have to worry about ads or annoying pop-ups.

Speaking is way easier than writing, and likewise listening seems far more comfortable than reading, this is the main feature of the massive popularity of podcasts. Podcasts target a particular audience who are interested in the same business that the podcast is promoting; on the other hand, other marketing platforms do not consider this aspect.

Studies have shown that listening to someone else’s voice can be very calming and soothing. When you hear someone speaking in the right style and monotonous tone, it creates a hidden connection between the speaker and the listeners.

Therefore, entering podcasting and choosing it as your ultimate broadcasting platform can make your marketing game strong.

Inviting experts as your guests and highlighting the significant issues and trends can increase the reach of your podcasting station. Discussing potential problems targeted at the type of audience you have can highly approve your podcasts.

5. Businesses can connect with consumers via podcasting

Podcasts build  potential and authentic connection between the brand and the consumers or customers.  Brands are creating the authenticity and reliability of their products through the podcasting network, and it allows a specific type of connectivity with the customers that are not provided by other mediums of marketing.

Small Businesses can easily take down their competitors by getting attraction from the right kind of audience, and in this way, they can easily elevate their brand awareness among the public.

Podcasting gives the best interactive and collaborative way to the audience and the brand!

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Sheikh Adil

I'm a keynote speaker on social media strategy, LinkedIn marketing & social media marketing trainer, MediaHicon digital marketing author and SEO consultant for global organizations.

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