How I created a Podcast in a single day using ChatGPT

A step-by-step guide to creating a podcast using ChatGPT, Descript, Audacity, Canva and Anchor.

Erik Blair
9 min readJan 11, 2023

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Are you ready to start your very own podcast? Well, you’ve come to the right place!

I’ve always been interested in doing a podcast but never got around to it until ChatGPT helped me get organized. I created one to learn how.

In this article, I’ll show you how to create an entire podcast in just one day using some pretty cool tools like ChatGPT, Descript, Canva, Audacity, and Anchor.

I’ll be taking you through the steps, from training ChatGPT to generate a script, to generating the audio with Descript, creating a logo with Canva and finally hosting and distributing the podcast with Anchor.fm.

By the end of this, you’ll have everything you need to start your very own podcast! So let’s get started, shall we?

Writing Outlines and Scripts using ChatGPT

ChatGPT is an advanced language generation model that can help you generate scripts and outlines for your episodes. It’s like having a writing assistant that can help you come up with episode ideas, titles, outlines, introductions and even outros.

You’ll first need to train ChatGPT on a specific topic or set of topics. This way, it’ll have an idea of what you’re looking for when you start generating your scripts. You can do this by inputting a detailed description of your vision or on the specific topic you’re looking to cover in your podcast.

It might look something like this:

Once you’ve trained your model by creating an outline, you can start generating scripts for your episodes. You can give ChatGPT a prompt and it will generate a bunch of text based on that prompt. It’s kind of like having a brainstorming buddy that never gets tired.

But wait, there’s more! You can even fine-tune your model to improve its accuracy even more. This way, you’ll have a model that’s tailored to your…

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