Today we discuss how to make the most of the technology around you. So often we lose out because we are unable to fully utilize the features and shortcuts that would save hours out of our day. Just learning to type could save you a tremendous time in preparing sermons and notes. Check out these typing tutorials:
We haven't personally used these as both of the hosts know how to type. A simple Google search will yield many results for...
Things that are as simple as keeping boxes and manuals from previous purchases can save you big time in the future. Being prepared and fully informed will also be a great time and money saver when coming to your next project.
Keeping a list and making diagrams.
Challenges of ordering from Amazon.
Working with your bank with larger purchases.
These individuals/companies were mentioned during this episode:
Dale Erickson at CCI Solutions - 800-562-6006.
Kramer Video Splitters
Daylight Screens (moving projection screens)
Thanks to Joel Wheeler for lunch.
Special thanks for the Zello representatives interest and kind words. Zello is being considered for Lads to Leaders as a way of monitoring kids. We discuss some of the hardware that is available to be used with the Zello app.
What do you put in your new show? We talk of providing valuable information to your audience. What is the best schedule? Bed music, intros and outs. Length of shows. Always have a call to action for your audience. We talk of the benefits of Fiverr and Envato or Audio Jungle for materials for the show.
Today's episode gets you closer to getting your podcast out to the masses. What platforms are we to publish? We discuss Libsyn, Spreaker as hosts and iTunes, Stitcher, TuneIn, Iheartradio, Google Play Music as distribution sites.
This is a three part series on getting you up and running as a podcaster. This episode we discuss microphones, sound boards, and software solutions to process your audio. Below are the links to some of the products.
The Audiotechnica M50 headphones
The Audiotechnica M30 headphones
Heil PR40 Microphone
Focusrite Scarlett 2i2
Guyton is on the road coming back from the lectureship with his review of the newly built mobile rig. Also, through the art of modern technology,Guyton is able to podcast while having the flu and not spreading it to others in the studio. This is our first attempt using Skype to produce a remote host into the mix. See our building the mobile rig on our MIT: Ministry Involving Technology Youtube channel.
Which way are we to go? We go into the pros and cons of each platform. We show the results of using Mac for a year as opposed to the years of Windows based computers. We lay the groundwork by comparing the MacBook Air to comparable Windows units.
Can the cell phone help you in ministry. We discuss was to use it as a tool. We discuss several features like Do Not Disturb on iPhone. Several apps are discussed like the Echo Prayer app, Google Play Books and Kindle Read Aloud feature, podcasting apps and much more.
Sound problems in the church. This is a precursor for a series on sound problems that are occurring in the church. Most don't know how to buy equipment nor how to set it up. This is the first of many concerning how to have great sound.