The top podcast equipment for getting started — and expert tips from the pros
Looking to start your own podcast? Whether you want to catch people up on the day’s news, give them a laugh or take them down a deep true crime rabbit hole, creating a quality audio program is easier than ever these days. If you have a computer and a decent microphone, you’re already a good chunk of the way there.
Still, with so many equipment options out there — not to mention the challenge of figuring out how to actually edit and publish your show — the prospect of starting a podcast can seem a little bit daunting. That’s why we’re here to help. We’ve assembled recommendations for some great gear that will help you start your podcast journey, as well as advice from the experts on producing a truly great show that will keep people listening.