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Voices of the ElePHPant:
It's the Booze Talking: Podcasters on Podcasting
Jul 07, 2015 @ 11:58:32

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast has posted a special episode of their "It's the Booze Talking" series with a show of podcasters talking about podcasting. Besides host Cal Evans the episode also features other podcast hosts Sammy Powers (PHP Roundtable), Matt Stauffer (5 Minute Geek Show/Laravel Podcast), Chris Hartjes (DevHell), Ben Edmunds (PHP Town Hall), Kayla Daniels (No Capes), Beau Simensen (That Podcast) and NinjaGirl (#ossart).

They talk about why they started their podcasts and what they want their show to be for their listening audience. They also go around and mention who they think their target audience is (or if there is a target), how they present their content to match and some of the feedback they get. Cal also asks some of the "how" involved in creating their shows and sharing them with their listeners. Finally they talk about some of their own "horror stories" they've had during the production of their show.

You can listen to this latest episode either through the in-page audio player or by downloading the mp3. If you enjoy the show and want to hear more from members of the PHP community, be sure to subscribe to their feed too!

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Link: https://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2015/07/07/its-the-booze-talking-podcasts/

Voices of the ElePHPant:
It's the Booze Talking - The PHP Ecosystem
May 05, 2015 @ 08:54:48

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast has released the latest in their "It's the Booze Talking" series of episodes. This time host Cal Evans recorded a session at the Lone Star PHP conference with a long list of PHP community members all about the PHP Ecosystem.

Guests include Beth Tucker Long, Jordi Boggiano, Daniel Cousineau, Adam Culp, Ben Ramsey and Michelangelo van Dam (along with about twelve others). You can listen to this latest episode either using the in-page player, grabbing the mp3 or using the player embedded in this post:

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Link: https://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2015/05/05/its-the-booz-talking-ecosystem/

Voices of the ElePHPant:
It's the Booze Talking - Drupal
Feb 10, 2015 @ 10:19:12

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast is back with another of their infamous "It's The Booze Talking" episodes. This time the focus is on Drupal and includes several guests from the Drupal community - Angela Byron, Larry Garfield and Jeffrey A. McGuire.

In the episode Cal and the others talk about their background in the PHP and Drupal communities, coming from everything from the usual developer world and some in the marketing world. They also talk some about what Drupal is, the Drupal community and some of the similarities between it and the wider PHP community.

You can listen to this latest episode either through the in-page audio player or by downloading the mp3 to listen whenever it works for you. Be sure to subscribe to their feed if you enjoy the episode.

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Link: http://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2015/02/10/its-the-booze-talking-drupal/

Voices of the ElePHPant - It's the Booze Talking:
The Europeans
Jan 06, 2015 @ 09:12:32

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast has posted a special episode of its series of "It's the Booze Talking" with members of the PHP community. In this latest episode host Cal Evans talks with "The Europeans": Michelangelo van Dam, Rafael Dohms, Thijs Feryn and Michelle Sanver.

They talk about their experience in starting user groups in the various parts of Europe. They also share some tips for those looking at getting into speaking at conferences, recommending they start at their local user groups. They also talk about what each of them see as "the secret" to getting a group started and going well.

You can listen to this latest episode either through the in-page audio player or by downloading the full mp3 of the show. If you enjoy the show and would like to hear more (and interviews with other members of the PHP community), be sure to subscribe to their feed.

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Link: http://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2015/01/06/the-europeans/

Voices of the ElePHPant:
It's the Booze Talking - ZendCon 2014
Dec 02, 2014 @ 13:13:24

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast has posted the latest in their special conference-recorded "It's the Booze Talking" series of episodes (this time it was at ZendCon 2014). In this new episode Cal Evans talks with guests Jeremy Mikola, Mike Stowe, Derick Rethans and Beth Tucker-Long.

They discuss the life of a developer evangelist including travel experiences, what it's like working conferences, and how it has an impact on their family life. They also all share their worst travel story in the course of their work and what they really enjoy about their roles.

You can listen to this latest episode either through the in-page player or by downloading the mp3 directly. If you enjoy the show and want to hear more episodes like this (or their usual community interviews), be sure to subscribe to their feed

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Link: http://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2014/12/02/its-the-booze-talking-zendcon-2014/

Voices of the ElePHPant:
It’s the Booze Talking #6 – APIs Part 2
Feb 18, 2014 @ 12:09:13

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast has posted the second part of their latest "It's the Booze Talking" series. This episode is part two of the APIs session recorded at this year's Sunshine PHP Conference.

Guests for this episode were Keith Casey, Paul Jones, Larry Garfield, Matthew Weier O'Phinney, Phil Sturgeon, Zack Kitzmiller, Luke Stokes and, of course, host Cal Evans. Topics mentioned include books by some of the guests about APIs and legacy applications, PHP The Right Way and many others.

You can listen to this latest episode either through the in-page player or by downloading the mp3 directly. If you'd like to check out the first part of the series, head over to this post.

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Link: http://voicesoftheelephpant.com/2014/02/11/its-the-booze-talking-6-apis-part-2

Voices of the ElePHPant:
It’s the Booze Talking #4: The PHP Community (Part 2)
Nov 02, 2012 @ 12:05:53

The Voices of the ElePHPant podcast has released the second part of their "It's the Booze Talking" episode about the PHP Community today.

Involved in the show (besides Cal Evans, the host) are Derick Rethans, Luke Stokes, Ben Ramsey and Jacques Woodcock

You can listen to this latest episode either through the in-page player or by downloading the mp3 directly. You can also subscribe to their feed to get the latest episodes.

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