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10 Best WordPress Plugins for Podcasters

Are you looking for the best WordPress plugins for podcasters? WordPress is a popular blogging platform choice among top podcasters due to its …

Austin is full of podcasts for any interest you’ve got

These are the best business, technology, and media podcasts

Like 21% of Americans, I've listened to a podcast in the last month.<p>For me, these have helped transform a meaningless commute time into idea …

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As Apple (AAPL) gets ready to release listener Podcast app data, podcasting industry gears up for more ways to gain revenue via sponsorships, audience metrics - Silicon Valley Business Journal

The bulk of those ads are still being bought by so-called “direct response” companies like Casper, Squarespace and Blue Apron, which track an ad’s …

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What makes a great interview? This podcaster sat down with interviewing legends to find out

"What the fuck is an interview?" That soundbite kicks off the preview for Jesse Thorn's new podcast, The Turnaround. So, what is an interview? "I …

Larry King

How Aaron Mahnke Makes A Living Podcasting (And How You Can, Too)

The cover art for Lore.<p>Confession time: I don’t know how to feel about the whole “podcast monetization” conversation.<p>On the one hand, I think creators should be paid fairly for their work. And if you’re a podcaster, you know: <i>podcasting is a ton of hard work</i>.<p>On the other hand, there’s supply and …

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Apple (AAPL) opens the treasure chest of data, slightly, for podcasters with new analytics dashboard announced at WWDC - Silicon Valley Business Journal

Cupertino-based Apple, led by CEO Tim Cook, said it plans to launch a new analytics… more<p>David Paul Morris | Bloomberg<p><b>See Correction/Clarification at</b> …

Apple Hosting Recording Studio for Podcasters at WWDC 2017

Apple is showing podcasters some love at its Worldwide Developer Conference in June by offering a special studio where podcasters can record their …

RadioPublic looks to build a better podcast

The first podcast was created nearly 15 years ago at Harvard University. So it’s fitting that some of the most creative experiments in the growing …

Going IRL: Live podcast shows to attend this summer (and beyond)

With live tour dates in many major cities, podcasters are becoming rock stars. Here’s a sampling of some of our favorites who are hitting the road.<p><i>The Dollop</i><p><b>Dates: Now–July 15</b><p><b>Details:</b> If you think today’s headlines are unbelievable, think again. Comedians Dave Anthony and Gareth Reynolds dig up …

File not deleted: UW scholar works to preserve podcasts for history

For most media archivists, preservation usually means handling tattered tomes and half-disintegrating film reels.<p>For a team of media scholars and …

Madison

Introverts Are Redefining Podcast And Career Success

Sometimes we all need to hide in the bathroom.<p>Like many podcasters—perhaps yourself included—I’m an introvert.<p>It’s not a diagnosis, or even a technical term—it just means that I tend to recharge by myself, hermit-style, whereas extroverts get their energy by being around others.<p>Introversion can be …

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One podcaster's (fruitless) quest to replace Skype

One podcaster’s (fruitless) quest to replace Skype<p>Every now and then when I complain about Skype, which most of my podcast peers and I use for our …

Podcasting

The great podcast war of 2017 is here

What does Andy Bowers, Panoply Media’s chief content officer, do when someone asks him where to find good, new podcasts?<p>“I start with categories, …

Podcasting

Podcasts a major trick of the roadtrip trade

I find myself taking five-plus-hour road trips more often than any mother of six should. Am I crazy? The answer to that is yes, but I also like …

Can Podcasts Give Print Media a New Life?

Is print dead or is it merely being revitalized? It's a question that everyone in the media industry has been trying to figure out for some time now. …

Stitcher just launched a podcast network, and “Star Trek” fans might want to pay attention

<b>Stitcher</b> wants you to lend them your ears. The company behind the OG podcast listening app has just unveiled a <b>brand-new podcasting network</b>. A handful of popular shows like foodie paradise <i>The Sporkful</i>, parenting show <i>Longest Shortest Time</i>, and Katie Couric (yes, she has a podcast) have teamed up like …

Apple drops the iTunes name from its Podcasts app

Apple has officially dropped the iTunes branding from its Podcasts app. It’s small change, and one that arrived with little fanfare from the company, outside of a few tweets from the department’s marketing head. But it certainly streamlines the offering a bit, keeping it in line with Apple Music …

The 7 Best Podcast Promotion Strategies (And How to Use Them)

With over 1 in 3 Americans now having listened to a podcast, it’s getting easier and more attractive to start and grow your own show.<p>The rise of …

iTunes Podcasts rechristened as Apple Podcasts

Apple has long had a dedicated podcast directory, titled iTunes Podcasts. As first noted by 9to5Mac, the company has rebranded iTunes Podcasts as …

Is this the beginning of the end for iTunes?

Today Apple is stripping the iTunes branding from its podcast directory, turning it from “iTunes Podcasts” into “Apple Podcasts.”<p>It's official: …

Can podcasting save the world?

As writers resort to attention-getting headlines to maintain readership it’s clear that the educated, mobile, and bored reader is now turning into a listener. While written news continues to flood us from every conceivable angle there is one small, quiet voice still speaking to us from our earbuds: …

Why Do You Need a Brand Voice?

Do you have a business - brick, mortar, or online - a book to promote, a website that needs traffic, a podcast, a show you want audiences to attend or watch? Are you looking for a new or better job?<p>A clear brand voice will help you with all of that.<p>The voice of your brand is what helps people see …

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5 Mistakes I Made Launching My Podcast (And What You Can Learn From Me)

Late last year, I teamed up with a buddy of mine, Aaron Agius, to launch a show we’re calling the Growth Mapping Podcast. Aaron’s technically a competitor of mine, but he’s got a great mind for marketing, and I really appreciate the value he brings to the table as a co-host.<p>To date, we’ve put out …

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60 percent of minorities don't listen to podcasts, study finds

Podcasts may be increasing in popularity, but they are suffering from a diversity gap.<p>A new study from global podcasting platform AudioBoom and …

Podcast: Is the podcast boom good for journalism?

On The Kicker this week, we offer a rare Trump-free episode. First, CJR Senior Editor Christie Chisholm and Delacorte Fellow Pete Vernon join me to …

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Podcasting Tips And Tricks With Jerod Morris

Podcast: Download (Duration: 59:04 — 47.3MB)<p>Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS<p><b>Podcasting definitely changed my life and so I am an evangelist for</b> …

The dream of converting podcasts into text

I love podcasts. But you can’t use Google to search for something that was said during a podcast. And if you can’t listen—because of physical …

Podcasters: Stop Looking for an Audience (and Let Them Find You)

“Three … two … one … Ready or not, here I come!”<p>My daughter Sadie hides anxiously behind the living room couch, while her best friend is searching, …