Podcasting Tools Evaluation


There is quite a range of tools available for you to use for podcasting projects. Here, you will find a brief evaluation of some of them.
Please let us know what your experience of these tools has been, and suggest other ones by sending a message to our Yahoo Group.

Please Note: You can also edit this page and add information about other tools

Automatic Podcast Creation Tools (free)


Name
URL
Features
Notes
Podomatic
http://www.podomatic.com
R U V P A
A podOmatic tutorial using podomatic itself -created by Valentina for eTwinning - British Council projects extremely user-friendly solution to setting up a podcast project with learners. You don't get the same audio quality as audacity but with good microphones it's suitable for EFL classes.
Odeo
http://odeo.com
R U V A F
can be very slow loading- very quick to start but I find the layout messy and linking to control panel messy (Valentina) Here's video tutorial I found o http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-4569509041207232845
Evoca
http://www.evoca.com/
R U P B
60 minutes of audio allowed Watch a tutorial on Evoca








Key to features:

R = direct recording through built-in microphone
U = uploading of mp3 / WAV files
V = video
P = personal podcast page
A = audio comments
B = embedding in blog posts enabled
F = site flash player for website / blog