Building a Subscription Podcast in Public with Jonathan Jones

Building a Subscription Podcast in Public with Jonathan Jones

Are you curious about subscription podcasting? Do you know what a private podcast is? Are you scared about jumping into private podcasting?

On this episode of the Audience podcast, Jonathan Jones and Matt do a little experiment with subscription podcasting. Jonathan is going to build a subscription podcast (at Castos) in public, with Matt. Today they go through the initial brainstorming process as Jonathan submits his membership and audiobook ideas for his private podcast. 

Jonathan also talks about the process he went through when publishing both of his books, and he shares the story behind his latest book, Get Paid with Podcasting.

If you have any questions about this episode or want to get some of the resources we mentioned, head over to Castos.com/podcast. And as always, if you’re enjoying the show please share it with someone who you think would enjoy it as well. It is your continued support that will help us continue to help others. Thank you so much! Never miss another show by subscribing at castos.com/subscribe.

Today you’ll learn about:

  • Jonathan’s apprehensions about private podcasting
  • Uses for subscription podcasting: audiobooks and behind the scenes bonus material
  • The story behind “Get Paid with Podcasting”
  • Tips for writing and publishing a book
  • Putting stock in your own success
  • Jonathan’s initial idea for his private podcast
  • Anticipating possible challenges with memberships


Your Podcast Mentor Show: https://www.yourpodcastmentorshow.com/ 

Breaking a podcast funk w/ Jonathan Jones: https://castos.com/podcast/breaking-a-podcast-funk-w-jonathan-jones/ 

Get Paid with Podcasting: A Blueprint For Speakers & Coaches On How to Start, Manage and Monetize Their Message Through Products and Services by Jonathan Jones: https://jonathanjonesspeaks.com/products [Type “30OFF” after you click purchase, for 30% off]

JonathanSpeaks, Twitter: https://twitter.com/JonathanJSpeaks 

JonathanSpeaks, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jonathanjonesspeaks/ 

JonathanSpeaks, YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCt4_jEC4–5s9gwxNsqEjrg 

Castos Academy: https://academy.castos.com/ 

Castos, private podcast: http://academy.castos.com/private/ 

Castos, website: Castos.com/

Castos, YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/castos  

Clubhouse video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8729ZpWpmIw 

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