How Do You Come Up With a Good Podcast Name?
Our Favourite Podcast Names
Here are some examples of some podcasts we think have done their research and put the hours when it comes to construct a good podcast name. Some of these tick a lot of boxes but we’ve put them into categories so you can compare how they lean more in one area or another.
Focused on Target Audience
- Crime Junkie
- This American Life
- The Minimalists Podcast
- The Fantasy Footballers
- StartUp Podcast
Puns and Wordplay
- My Dad Wrote a Porno
- Wine & Crime
- A Stab in the Dark
- Pod Save America
- Shaken and Stirred
Memorable and Catchy
- Stuff You Should Know
- Call Your Girlfriend
- Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!
- How I Built This
Podcast Name Generator FAQs
Q: How specific should I be when reflecting my content in the podcast name?
A: Be as specific as necessary to convey your podcast’s theme, but leave room for growth or slight shifts in content.
Q: How do I know if a podcast name is memorable and catchy?
A: If it’s easy to recall, sounds pleasant or intriguing, and sticks in your mind after hearing it once or twice, it’s likely memorable and catchy.
Q: How important is it to include keywords in my podcast name for discoverability?
A: Quite important. Keywords help in search engine optimization (SEO), making your podcast easier to find for interested listeners.
Q: Is it a problem if my podcast name is similar to another's?
A: Yes, it could lead to confusion and potential legal issues. Aim for a unique name to establish a distinct identity.
Q: How can I test the effectiveness of my podcast name?
A: Share it with a small group representative of your target audience, get feedback, and see if they understand and remember it.
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