What is a Podcast? How can I listen?

pod·cast   ˈpädˌkast/noun  A digital audio file made available on the Internet for downloading to a computer or mobile device, typically available as a series, new installments of which can be received by subscribers automatically.

One question that we hear a lot is “What is a podcast?”  Podcasts are simple and easy to use but they are still fairly new.  So, here are a few links to help our future listeners understand the basics – What is it? How do I use it?

https://www.wired.com/story/podcasts-beginners-guide/ 
Wired walks through the basics and tells you how to access podcasts for both Apple and Google products.

https://www.lifewire.com/download-subscribe-to-podcasts-2000619 
LifeWire walks through the basics as well, but focuses mostly on Apple Products.

Also, if you have either Google Home or Amazon Alexa, you can ask it to play one of our podcasts.  For instance, if you say “Hey Google, play Episode 51 of The Clip Out”, it’ll jump right in.

 

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