Started off a a few minutes ago.
And we are just going through the introductions of the few Podcasters that are present here.
I am going to be updating this as frequently as possible during these two days.
9:32 AM IST
Talking on what stops people from Podcasting:
Quick Overview of what has been said
- Time or lack of it
- Unable to Monetize
- Audio Editing
- No quality attached to your name - Who will listen to me?
- Corporate prohibition
- Devices expensive
9:51 AM IST
BTW Kiruba is behind the Mic for the first session.
Thanks for the help on this picture - Srini and Manki.
And the Girl here is the youngest participant in PodWorks :)
A break for about 30 minutes for the Press Conference.
11:03 AM IST
The session by Karthik Kannan is already on in the meanwhile - Demo on how to make a Podcast in Audio
12:12 AM IST
Alternate seating arrangement.... Hey the is an 'Un'-conference :)
Alternate seating arrangement - Part 2
The Press Con - Sagaro a.k.a. Ganesh, Kiruba Shankar, Syed and Vignesh
Thats Karthik Kannan explaining "How to make an Audio Podcast in 10 Minutes"
Break for lunch Back at 2:00 PM
Lunch was Pizza with Karthik Kannan, Pradeep and Preeti Chaturvedi.
2:00 PM and it was my turn to speak on Mic, Voice and Interviewee Management. OK thats a lot of jargon, but sometimes its a blessing :)
That is Kiruba Shankar a.k.a. Kribs.
2:52 PM IST
Talk on "Tips on Blogging on Wordpress" by Sridhar Rao, Vibhash and Himanshu from 2:37 pm IST
Post Lunch and the floor seats have more takers ;)
Learning to Post a YouTube video on my Blog. This is the test.
Learning how to embed YouTube objects. Yeah its just paste the code, but then hey, I admit I need someone to push me!
This session closed at 3:18
Now On: Vitamin M - How to make money through your Blogs.
By Sunil Nair - Nautanki.tv
And the session closed at 3:50
One of the best sessions today :)
Break of about 15 minutes to dunk some Red Bull.
Talk on monetizing again,but to help underprivileged people.
Talk on Corporate Blogging - by Dhempe later taken over by Vijay Sriram
End of talk at 5:00 PM
Somewhere in between Kribs gives the announcement that Vans are available outside the venue for the Beach House Party.
Currently watching the route to the Beach House
Here is the damn cute clip
And video by Sagaro a.k.a. Ganesh
First day wraps up at around the same time, but a lot of us hung out for a while.
One of the last 'working' pictures. With Sagaro
I finally reached home in time to watch the next episode of Super Singer Junior.
The team is partying at the beach house.
Tomorrow's focus will be on Video Podcasting.
Shall continue my updates tomorrow as well. And I had a rollicking time!