What is a Podcast?
There are many definitions to define the term podcast. A podcast can be defined as audio or video files regarding different subjects that are released in an episode-like fashion, and can be downloaded by various individuals through the use of the Internet. This particular definition has been selected for use with this instructional program, but keep in mind there are many definitions that can be used to define what a podcast means.
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Podcasts can be created using programs such as Audacity and hosted on podcasting host sites such as PodBean and PodOmatic. There are podcast programs that are available for learners who have little to no skills creating podcasts and for learners who have advanced skills in creating podcasts. This instructional program will focus on one audio recording editor, Audacity, and two podcast hosting sites, PodBean and PodOmatic. Again, there are many types of podcast audio editors and hosting sites, which can be found by searching the World Wide Web.