Announcing the Pitch Your Pod Contest
We've all asked the question, “You know what would make a great podcast?” — and most likely nothing ever comes of it.
What if SPI could help turn that question into reality? Your very own podcast!
Introducing a brand new, first-of-its-kind competition where you “pitch” SPI on the amazing podcast you've always wanted to make, but for some reason never have!
And all you need to do is hit record!
Now is the perfect time to pitch your future podcast, get exposure for you and your brand, and maybe win a podcasting grand prize package!
⚙️ — How It Works
It's rather quite simple! First, participants enter the contest using the entry form below. Second, SPI shares your submissions and opens a public vote window. Finally, SPI tallies the votes and announces the winning shows, LIVE!
🚥 — Contest Rules
- The “pitch” you submit MUST be for a NEW podcast only.
- New podcasts are defined as not yet having any published episodes.
- If there are other podcasts like it, explain how your podcasts will stand out from the crowd.
- Contestants agree to the full terms contained within the entry form below.
- One entrty per person. In the case of duplicate entries, only the first submission will be entered.
The Pitch Your Pod contest is open to anyone who submits an entry by midnight Pacific on January 16, and meets the following criteria:
In short, anyone can enter Pitch Your Pod. There is no podcasting experience required.
⚖️ — Terms & Conditions
- Contestants must be based in the United States in order to qualify for contest prizes.
- Individuals outside of may still submit a pitch, but waive all claims to potential contest prizes.
- Any submissions containing content that SPI Media considers to be offensive, including but not limited to those containing excessive profanity, hate speech, or poor business advice, may be removed from contest consideration.
- View the full contest terms and conditions here: https://www.smartpassiveincome.com/pitch-your-pod-contest-terms-and-conditions/
🎙 — How to Enter the Contest
Step 1: Record a 3-5 minute audio file (please, no YouTube links) — Be sure to include the following:
- What’s your idea for your podcast? If you have a name for it, share that too!
- Who is it for? What kind of person is listening to your show?
- What will be the benefit for your future listeners to tune in? What will they get out of it?
- Who would you love to have as a guest on your show (you can talk about the type of people, or dream big and get specific!
- And don’t forget to tell the world about who you are!
Step 2: Save your audio file in a sharable link (e.g. Google Drive or Dropbox)
Step 3: Once you've completed Steps 1 and 2, complete the registration form by midnight PT on January 16, 2022
Important Contest Dates
- 1/11 — 1/16: The contest starts on January 11, and all submissions must be entered by 11:59 pm PT on January 16 PT.
- 1/20 — 1/24: — Voting begins on January 20 at 12:00 am PT and ends on January 24 at 11:59 pm PT.
- 1/26: Watch the LIVE stream on January 26, 2022, at 12 pm PT as we announce the winners.
Thanks to all our contest sponsors
The three (3) contestants that receive the most audience votes will receive a podcasting prize bundle. The contestant who receives the most votes gets the Ultimate Podcasting Bundle!
Here's what you can win!
Ultimate Podcasting Bundle — SPI helps you launch your podcast!
- 1:1 coaching call with Pat Flynn
- Power-Up Podcasting Course for FREE
- Professionally designed podcast cover art
- FREE microphone, shock mount, boom arm, and headphones from Heil™
- FREE SuperGuest annual package from Podcast Hawk™
- FREE lifetime access to Fusebox™
Getting Started Podcasting Bundle — Second and Third Place in Votes
- Power-Up Podcasting Course for FREE
- Podcasting microphone of your choice (up to $100)
- Three (3) months FREE of a Promotion Plan with Podcast Hawk™
- One (1) year of a Pro subscription to Fusebox™
Podcasting For All Bundle — All Contestants
- Three (3) months FREE off a paid plan with Buzzsprout™
- One (1) month FREE of a Starter Plan with Podcast Hawk™
- Three (3) months FREE off a Pro subscription with Fusebox™
Discount codes will be sent to the email address used for the contest.