Unmute Presents Publishing an Episode to Pinecast

In this episode Michael walks you threw publishing a podcast episode to Pinecast, the favorite podcast hosting tool of us at Unmute.You can tune into this call live every Tuesday.

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When you first log into Pinecast, you’ll be presented with a page that says.

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My podcast Microsoft Edge.

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All the podcasts that you have access to will have a link on this page. Choose that link to go to the overview of that specific podcast. Today we’ll find Blind Shell Classic 2101.

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And beyond Link Blindshell Classic 2101 and.

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Beyond last published 14 days ago.

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You hear what the last published amount of time was for your specific podcast. And if you press enter on this.

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My podcast Link line Shell Classic 2101.

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The title bar changes from my podcasts.

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To overview Blindshell Classic 2101 of the.

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On Microsoft Ed or insert the name.

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Of your podcast heading navigation allows us.

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To quickly jump down Blindfold Classic 2101.

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Of the onsetting level one.

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If you down Arrow from the name of the podcast, you’ll hear how many episodes are available and then the next link is the new episode option.

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44 episodes link new episodes use heading.

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Navigation to go down to the next heading to get analytics about your podcast. We’ll choose this new episode link main.

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Region new episode link episode title Edit.

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Blank and we’re put in the episode title field. If you’re not, go to the top of the page and use e for edit field to get to the episode title.

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Episode title edit I’m going to give.

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This episode a title and then you.

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Can use your tab key subtitle optional.

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Edit blank and add an optional subtitle. I typically don’t put something there.

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We’ll tab again episode type combo box full episode this is a full episode.

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So we’ll leave this here. If you want to explore that, feel free to do so.

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Season edit one and we press tab again.

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Apply an episode number checkbox not checked.

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And you can apply an episode number automatically if you’d like. Again, we’re continuing to tab through this screen.

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Drop an mp3 file here or click here to browse Colon no file chosen.

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Button and this says drop an mp3 file here or click here to browse. So I’m going to press my enter.

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Key here file name Colon Open dialog file name colon edit combo and this.

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Puts us in a browse file dialog, which means you need to find the file that you want to upload as.

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The podcast MP3 Blindshell Classic 2101 and.

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Beyond 1823 and that’s the file I want to upload.

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So I’ll hit enter on that new episode.

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Blindshell Classic 2101 and beyond Microsoft Edge unavailable main region drop an mp3 file.

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Here now a couple of things can happen here. Right now the file should be uploading to Pinecast that means it should be going from your computer to the Pinecast servers. However, if you don’t have all the required information, the file is not currently uploading. You know if the file is uploading. If you see a cancel button or you don’t see these options if you.

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Press your tab key main region delete button add metadata button if you have.

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An add metadata button, go ahead and press that and we can work together so you don’t have to worry about that in future when you’re uploading your podcast so it’ll automatically have that metadata on the file.

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New episode line Shell Classic 2100 and.

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Then if you press your tab key, you’ll get an option to drop a.

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Png or jpg file here. Click here to browse colon no file.

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Chosen button if you don’t have artwork for this episode, you can tab once.

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Do not set artwork button and choose.

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The do not set artwork button. We’ll press space there.

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New episode line Shell Classic 2101 now.

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If you press your tab key main region cancel button, you hear that it.

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Says cancel and not delete because the file is uploading.

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If you press your up arrow 00:20.

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There’S 20 seconds left to go. If we press e at this point.

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We jump to edit 1218 2023 07:15 p.m.

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The published date and time that you’d like to publish this episode. Note that if the episode finishes uploading and you’re not done making changes, the page may seem to reload and your focus will jump back to the top. Simply use your edit navigation or e key to locate the last place that you are at. For example, we were just talking about.

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The date subtitle optional edit blank season.

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Edit one edit 1218 2023 07:15 p.m.

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Changing this will either post in the past or schedule in the future, or take what time you initially loaded the add episode link from the podcast overview page. Continue using e for edit navigation.

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Edit contains text and you can use.

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This edit field to paste in or type your show notes. I’ll paste in show notes that I.

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Have grammar left there and note you.

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Can use markdown with this editor.

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We’ll exit the forms mode virtual pc.

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And if you use f for forms.

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Navigation quote powered by Pinecast quote checkbox.

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Checked, you hear powered by Pinecast I typically leave that there.

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Add a link to subscribe via the.

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Tips are checkbox checked is another feature I leave enabled add a link to.

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My podcast website checkbox checked add my Pinecast referral code checkbox checked show feedback prompt button.

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The feedback prompt, if you have the appropriate plan, will allow you to set a custom message to ask your listeners if they’re leaving you a comment on a podcast episode. We’ll continue using the f key show.

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More options button save with draft button.

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And if you’re not ready to publish.

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You can choose that button or save episode button.

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Pressing save episode with your spacebar save.

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Episode button will then make the episode.

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Live based on the time that you have in the date edit field. So now if you read the title.

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Bar overview f 46 script talk and.

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You can use heading navigation to navigate.

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To the episode title 46 script talk heading level one and if you need.

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Important information, locate the heading that says.

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Important links heading level three under the.

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Important links you have two important links for sure.

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Audio URL read only edit htpspinecast that.

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First audio URL, which you can select all of and copy, will take people to start playing the audio directly and.

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Shortlink read only edit Htps.

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The short link will take people to the page with your show notes, and they can subscribe to the podcast and listen to the audio from there. That’s a brief overview of publishing podcast episodes to Pinecast. If you got any value out of this, don’t forget to share it with someone who might as well. Thanks for listening.