After uploading your podcast (audio file) and XML feed
(podcast feed) to your
webhost you must link it to your website. You can use an online publishing service
such as WordPress,
or Liberated Syndication. These services
will host your audio files and are blogging services that make it very easy to
publish a text description (show notes) of your episode and attach an audio
file (podcast) for downloading. They are usually one-page solutions that are quick,
easy-to-use websites updated with the most recent entry on top. They will also
automatically generate an XML or RSS feed you can
use for your podcast without
having to know any computer code. For a review of blogging solutions and how to post
and publish your podcasts utilizing these services, please visit these sites. All of
these services provide detailed tutorials that will guide you.
If you do use one of these blogging services to publish your podcast, there
are reasons you may or may not want to use the feed that they create for you.
Those reasons vary. If you wish to use the feed you created in
Express for example, and are using one of these online publishing services, move onto the next
step in this tutorial.