The success of any podcast is driven by factors like great content, interpersonal skills of the speaker and the way they engage with the audience. Listeners give their love when they find any relatable content to consume.
As a beginner, you will always wonder how to create great content and receive appreciation in terms of increasing followers and engagement. How do you take it to the peak to reap the benefits out of it? Working to create and grow your own podcast can be difficult but it's also rewarding in ways you may not have anticipated.
Let's find it out through the journey of a few such podcasters who started from nothing but grew big with Hubhopper Studio.
Musings of Suta is a first of its kind podcast brought to you by Sujata and Taniya. They are the creators of 'Suta', a sustainable clothing brand.
They launched their podcast to share stories of how they fell in love with sarees and how it's an integral part of Indian culture from centuries ago.
Through their podcast episodes, they have shared the qualitative side of their business as well as stories about how Suta was created. They also share some challenges they have faced and lessons learned while being entrepreneurs. Also, you will get to hear about their visions for the future!
The podcast has successfully covered 2 seasons now and is consistently growing with 630,000+ listeners. The listeners can connect to the stories which eventually inspires them to buy products from the business!
Listen now, or you'll never know!
Popkast with Garima is the first interactive, pop culture podcast that is currently streaming across all audio platforms in India and abroad. With 270k+ listeners which can only mean one thing - that if you are not listening, you're missing out!
It is an unapologetic and badass show where they discuss the taboo, break social norms and opine on everything. The host brings in some interesting topics like our favorite celebs without makeup and even how TV shows affect marriage!
This show promises not only insightful commentary but also an opportunity for listeners to learn more about their own!
The host of the podcast, Garima Surana also launched her own monetization platform called Podcash. As a result, she was later acquired by SochcastPopkast as their Podcast Partner for IAGT India (It's A Girl Thing). She has hosted some fantastic guests such as Guneet Monga from Kya Kehna and Sumukhi Suresh from Pavitra Rishta among other dynamic stars in show business.
The podcast has done multiple brand deals on a per-episode basis, with some very interesting and offbeat brands that aligned with its voice and thought process.
Tune in now!
Self Love in 60 Seconds by Megha Bhatia is a show that aims to help people love themselves more. It covers the perspective of people from across gender, state, caste, and sexual orientation with an idea for self-love being the important thing in life.
Launched exactly a year back, Self Love in 60 seconds offers bite-sized advice on self-love and has built a community of close to 950k listeners. The podcast also has a brand called “Hey Self Love Box'' that sells stationery, journals and goodies revolving around the concept of self-love.
Founder Megha Bhatia is also well known for her workshops for beginners where she guides them on how to create podcasts!