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Why In Person Podcasts Crush Online Podcasts
July 16, 2023

In this episode, Eric Siu and Neil Patel discuss the advantages of in-person podcast recordings over online ones. They share their recent experience recording together in person, highlighting the benefits of natural energy and storytelling that enhance the audience’s engagement. Building deeper relationships and creating a different level of connection with guests are among the key advantages of in-person podcasting they explore.


  • [00:00] Introduction to the topic: Why in-person podcasts crush online podcasts.
  • [00:18] Recording together after three years apart.
  • [00:26] Difference between online and in-person recordings.
  • [01:05] Impact of being physically present on storytelling and energy.
  • [01:45] Unique vibe of doing something live or in person.
  • [02:03] Overcoming Zoom fatigue and enhancing energy through in-person interactions.
  • [02:24] Stronger relationships were built with guests during in-person recordings.
  • [03:13] Value of building deep relationships and lifelong friendships through in-person podcasting.
  • [04:06] Difficulty in remembering online podcast recordings compared to in-person ones.
  • [04:19] Importance of genuine connections and helping each other out during in-person interactions.
  • [04:39] Eric’s preference for watching full interviews in person over Zoom recordings.
  • [05:03] Encouragement to consider in-person recordings without disregarding online options.
  • [05:11] Outro and call to action: Rate, review, and subscribe!
  • [05:20] That’s it for today! Don’t forget to rate, review, and subscribe! Go to https://www.marketingschool.io to learn more!

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