Documentation on Podcasts
Creating Enhanced Podcasts
- Enhanced podcast is an audio podcast that can display images simultaneously with audio.
- PowerPoint presentations on a
Mac computer can be converted into enhance podcasts using ProfCast.
- Enhanced podcasts can be
created "from scratch" using the Garage Band software bundled as
part of iLife on new Apple computers.
Articles on Podcasting
Recommended Podcasts to Watch
Launch the iTunes application on your
computer and go to the iTunes
- In the search field, at the
iTunes Store, enter "Donna Eyestone." This will take you to
Donna's excellent podcast, Educational Podcasts.
- Do another search on "Grammar
to hear one of the most popular and entertaining educational
- Check out Grammar Girl's
episode on how to properly cite podcasts in a research paper.
for "CSULB" to find podcasts which originated at California
State University, Long Beach.
To schedule a consultation or for more information,
, Instructional Multimedia Coordinator,
(562) 985-2266, LA 1, Room 107.
Making Podcasting Accessible (ADA compliant)
There are ways of making
podcasts more accessible. Accessibility
makes your content available or easier to access for everyone, including
with disabilities. Taking
steps to make podcasts more accessible is good design practice and also
complies with the Federal ADA
(Americans with Disabilities Act) guidelines.
- Create your podcast as a
web page with links to the audio (or video) files and links to the
files. The CSULB
TechTips podcast follows this practice.
- Also make you video podcast
as a web page with FLASH (YouTube style) video that includes
- Include captioning as part of
the video you publish in your video podcasts (vodcasts).
how to accomplish this with Quicktime Pro are provided by
Donna Eyestone as episode 43 of her podcast "Educational
Podcasts." To view this informative episode, launch iTunes, click
on the iTunes
Store and enter Donna Eyestone in the search field.