How to Write the Ultimate Podcast Episode Title for Maximum Listenership!

The Podcasting University - Podcasting Tips to Start a Podcast

Nov 22 2022 • 14 mins

On the average, five times as many people read the headline as read the body copy. When you have written your headline, you have spent eighty cents out of your dollar. – David Ogilvy

Apply that logic to podcasting with a slight twist and it means that if your title is not attractive enough, you have lost 80% of your listeners.

In this episode, we discuss writing good episode titles and why it is important for the success of your podcast

What we discussed on the show

Here are some of the things we discussed on the show today -

03:04 - The Importance of a Good Podcast Episode Title

03:53 - The backstory of proven headlines

08:00 - Podcast Episode titles and how it works

08:46 - Clickworthy title writing formula

09:34 - 3 Simple ways to find title inspirations

More Information

You can find more information including the show notes and the resources at

You can follow me on social media at -

Instagram -

Twitter -

Recommended Resources:

  1. Zencastr – Zencastr is the easiest option to record interviews, both audio-only and audio+video. This is a must for an interview podcast. Go to and use my code “thepodu” You’ll get 30 percent off your first three months of Zencastr professional.


  1. Behringer U-PHORIA UM2 -


  1. ATR-2100x :
  2. Samson Q2U -
  3. Audio Technica AT 2035 -

Join my FREE 10-day eCourse to learn how to start a podcast -

Hosted on Acast. See for more information.