Podcast Interview Terms You Should Know – Episode 140
This week, we discuss 20 podcast interview terms that will help you speak the language when arranging, coordinating and conducting interviews with your guests.
Host – Interviewer
Guest – Interviewee
Prep – Show preparation
Prep Sheet – Preparation info for both host and guest
Advance The Interview – Coordinating the info in advance of the session
Outline – The guide for the host
Target Audience – The specific person who will listen and benefit from the show
Work The Mic – The technique of using a microphone, including distance from the mic and angle of attack
Pitch And Plug – Promote goods and services during an interview
Reminder – Reach out to the guest periodically regarding the interview
Bio – A brief history of either the guest or host
Pronunciation Guide – Instructions to properly say a name or phrase
Booking Agent – A person who works for either the host or guest to coordinate interviews
Call To Action – Asking the audience to do something
Forward Momentum – Keeping the conversation moving forward. Stories are a great way to accomplish this.
Funnel And Lead Magnet – The act of bringing prospective clients and customers into your buying process (funnel) using a free gift, such as a download
Non-Verbal Cues – Hand gestures (that the audience cannot detect) to indicate you would like to speak during an interview
Elevator Pitch – The quick speech that gets the prospect interested in hearing more
Reset – A point during the podcast when the host reintroduces the guest and topic in order to remind the listener of important parts of the interview
Recap – A summation of the interview sent to the guest after the session has taken place in order to thank the interviewee and help him/her promote the show
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