Episode 189 – Listen to this, if you dare! Jim Harold on the Paranormal
In this episode we have a free-wheeling chat about all things podcasting, as well as a discussion of the paranormal. Are you a believer? I’m not, and in this episode we challenge each other’s beliefs. Having begun podcasting on the paranormal in 2005, Jim Harold is among a handful of pioneers of the medium. His programs have stood the test of time and The Paranormal Podcast and Jim Harold’s Campfire are also among the most popular in the genre.
Jim has developed a loyal following that spans the globe. In addition to his free podcasts at JimHarold.com, he also hosts a series of premium podcasts on the supernatural and related subjects at JimHaroldPlus.com. As a result, he has also become a published author through his Campfire book series. The first book was originally published by traditional publisher New Page Books, and since then Jim has published the books independently.
Jim Harold’s books
All five books in the series have been #1 Supernatural Best Sellers on Kindle at various times. Both of Jim’s flagship programs have reached the Top 100 of ALL podcasts on the Apple iTunes store out of approximately 250,000 podcasts across ALL categories. Campfire has reached as high as #32 and The Paranormal Podcast reached #60! The competition at this level includes many podcasts produced by major media networks like NPR, etc. Jim’s podcasts have been downloaded over 40 million times!