In this episode of the Recorded Content podcast, host Justin Brown speaks with Dan Keldsen, a specialist in video podcasting. Dan shares his insights on how to maintain eye contact with a simple camera setup, emphasizing the importance of engaging the audience and getting their feedback.
Dan discusses the story behind Plexicam, a project he and his business partner, Tom Koulopoulos, developed. The project was initially shelved but was picked up again in December 2019, just before the COVID-19 lockdown. They used the lockdown period to beta-test Plexicam, which eventually evolved into a successful company.
Dan also shares his approach to product improvement, highlighting the importance of seeking feedback from users. He encourages asking users what they love and don’t love about the product, and how they would describe its benefits. He believes all feedback is useful, even if it requires interpretation.
The episode provides valuable insights into video podcasting, focusing on the importance of maintaining eye contact and engaging the audience effectively.