Podcasters and Podcasting

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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 …

Collaboration

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, …

Digital Media

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 …

Podcasting

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. …

Digital Media

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 …

Podcasting

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 …

Podcasting

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 …

Podcasting

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 …

iOS

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: …

iOS

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: …

Podcasting

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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Content Marketing

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 …

Podcasting

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 …

Columbia University

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> …

Podcasting

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 …

Digital Media

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, …

Podcasting

Will Podcasting Save the News Media Industry?

High-quality podcasting is a game changer in a market under vast technological pressure.<p>The media business is in deep trouble. While there are a few successful subscription outlets (like the New York Times), most news media outlets depend upon advertising to create revenue. And unfortunately for …

Digital Media

An interview show is a quick way to get a podcast to market, but how do you build one from scratch?

<b>Welcome to S-Town.</b> The Serial spinoff — and first project under the newly formed Serial Productions banner — dropped into RSS feeds in its entirety today. At this writing, I’ve only heard the first four episodes that were previewed to the press, and I thought it was a great listen, built around a …

Podcasting

Ten Years Of Content Creation

It has been ten years since I created my first podcast. Wow!! Things sure were different then with technology and the overall learning experience. …

Networking

8 Ways to Use People for Automation in Podcasting – TAP299

People can be wonderful parts of your podcasting team by relieving some of your burdens. I include people as an “automation tool” because they can be …

Podcasting

A How To Guide to Podcast Tech and Post Production

If you've been following my multi-part series about podcasting here on <i>The Huffington Post</i>, you know how to get your podcast started, how to record it, and who to have on it as a guest. I also listed the world’s most popular podcasts so that you can get some inspiration.<p>Let’s say you’ve made some …

Podcasting

SXSW Shines a Spotlight on the Explosive Growth of Podcasting

By TODD NEVINS Special contribution to Silicon Hills News SXSW Interactive was packed full of sessions and panels on the exponential growth of the …

SXSW

How to turn off notifications for specific podcasts

We are currently disassembling Apple’s Podcasts app here on iDB, turning over every rock in iOS to help you make the most of what the seemingly basic …

iOS

The Podcasting Market Earns Hundreds of Millions of Dollars Because it’s Working

Gimlet, NPR and Panoply argue that their sponsors wouldn't keep coming back if the ads weren't working.<p>AUSTIN—About a year ago we asked whether or …

Podcasting

How to Successfully Launch a Podcast in Four Steps

How to Successfully Launch a Podcast in 4 Steps<p>Everyone’s doing it nowadays! On the train to work. Walking to the shops. At the gym. They’ve got …

Podcasting

4 Ways to Use Audio in B2B Marketing

When you’re trying to get somewhere -- by foot, train, bus, or car -- how do you pass the time?I’m one of those people who always has to be listening …

Content Marketing

Here’s What It Takes To Make It As A Financially Successful Podcaster

Hundreds of stories and nowhere to tell them.That was the dilemma Lea Thau faced when she was the executive director of The Moth, an organization …

Podcasting

The Martian Guide to Marketing Your Podcast

“We’re certainly not advocating that you form some kind of armed militia to spread the word of MarsCorp. But we can’t <i>stop</i> you from doing that either.”<p>…

Podcasting