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Podcasting Tutorials

Downloading a File from Box

First, go to box.psu.edu and click on the blue login button and login with your Penn State Access Account. Once logged in, you will see your dashboard that includes your files and any shared folders or files you have. To download a file from Box, select the file you...

Setting Mic Levels on the Mac

Once the audio source is connected to the computer, click on the Apple logo in the menu bar at the top of your screen, and select System Preferences. Click once on the Sound icon, then select the Input tab at the top of the dialog box. Make sure your desired...

Recording Audio in GarageBand

Select a Track The new podcast that you’ve created will open with two tracks. The first one will be selected by default. To select the other, simply click on it. The track will be highlighted in light gray once you’ve selected it. To create additional tracks, click...

Exporting a Podcast as an MP3 in GarageBand

This tutorial will show how to export a podcast out of GarageBand as an MP3. Once you’ve completed your podcast, exporting as an MP3 is extremely easy. First save your project. Click on File and click Save. This step only saves the data file of your recording and...

Fades, Volume Adjustment, Music, and Sound Effects in GarageBand

GarageBand comes with a wide array of jingles and sound effects to make your podcast pop. This tutorial will show you how to use them in your podcast, and how to do fades and adjust audio levels of different clip segments. Add an Intro, Outro or Sound Effects Click...

Starting a New Podcast Project in GarageBand

To open GarageBand, [click on the GarageBand icon on the dock at the bottom of the screen][click on the magnifying glass in the upper right hand corner of the screen and start typing “GarageBand.” When it shows up in the search click on it to open.] Once it opens,...

Editing Podcasts in GarageBand

Once you’ve recorded your audio, you will probably want to edit it in some way, whether it’s fixing your mistakes or adjusting the volume. Once you’ve made a recording, you can play it back by moving the playhead to the beginning and pressing the spacebar. You can...

How To Upload a File to Box

How to Upload a File to Box To upload a file into Box, first go to box.psu.edu and click on the blue login button and login with your Penn State Access Account. Once you are logged in, there are two ways to upload a file. The first is by clicking on the Upload button...