How we make audio
Impact Studios has a bespoke approach to all audio outputs. Our production timeline is usually broken down into five stages:
Step 1 - Research and Development
Project management, scheduling & budget allocation
Onboarding of audio producers/creatives
Story development & talent booking including host
Development of output episode plan/ treatment
Step 2 - Production and Recording
Producer field recording/s
Script writing & revisions
Feedback round/s including ‘Group listen’
Fact checking & editorial discussions
Stage 3 -Mixing and post production
Sound design, mixing & mastering
Music composition or allocation
Development of promotional material
Development of marketing strategy
Stage 4 - Distribution
Hosting platform & feed management
Distribution strategy with media partners
Stage 5 - Analysis & Metrics
Data collection & metric analysis
Development of an Engagement-Impact Report
What type of podcast / audio output should I make?
There are a number of formats for podcasting. The type of audio output you make is dependent on your purpose and budget and how you answer the following questions:
1. What kind of audio output are you making?
2. How many episodes, is it a series?
3. How long is each episode?