Technical tips for podcasts and screencasts
Use a good microphone
We have high quality USB microphones available for this purpose in PPLS. To enquire about borrowing them, knock on the door of 1.10 DSB, or email email@example.com
Set the recording quality as high as you can
For instance, in Panopto Recorder, set the quality to Ultra:
Getting rid of background noise
This video (5 mins) explains how to get rid of background noise in an Audacity recording.