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The chef, the footy star and the vampire

<b>Peter Saxon</b> peers into the vibrant world of podcasting.<p>Radio sure knows how to launch something.<p>Last week SCA launched something called Podcast …

Podcasting

Podcast Movement 2017, Day Two: Radio Does Podcasting And More

August 24, 2017 at 5:58 AM (PT)<p>Day Two<p>THURSDAY's schedule at PODCAST MOVEMENT 2017 in ANAHEIM includes JACOBS MEDIA's "radio track" of sessions aimed …

Podcasting

Spreaker & BlogTalkRadio Merge Forces

The merged company operates at massive scale delivering unique value to independent hosts, podcast networks, and larger mainstream publishers …

Why Podcast 'Guesting' Is A Growing PR Platform (And How To Take Advantage)

Shutterstock<p>In public relations, branding is generally the No. 1 goal. Brands want the opportunity to connect new audiences with the products and services they offer, and to gain potential customers’ trust. The secondary goal is to strengthen the relationship with current clients and customers, …

Podcasting

STL Vernacular founder Adam Frick creates ‘Fablist,’ turns his ear to new podcasting audience: kids

Last year, we held a local podcasting panel to help bring new St. Louis podcasters into the fold. In the lead up to that event, we spoke with Adam …

Thinking of podcasting? Irish podcasters reveal how to make it in an already saturated market

Podcasting, in case you haven't noticed, is the new black. Depending on who you listen to, it's also the new blogging, the new talk radio and, as one …

News (Ireland)

An Insider's Guide To Podcasting: 9 Steps To Get Started Today

If you’re reading this, there’s a good chance you listen to podcasts. The same amount of Americans listen to podcasts that use Twitter, and that number is rising rapidly each year.<p>So what’s up with all this podcasting?<p>Podcasting is expanding as a broadcasting platform, and it’s not too late to get …

Podcasting

Patreon will help fans pay their favorite artists more than $140 million this year

CEO Jack Conte explains what’s next — and why he really, really hates the term “tip jar” — on the latest Recode Media.<p>Before he co-founded Patreon in 2013, Jack Conte was a musician making videos on YouTube ... and he was pissed off. The money he was able to get from the ads that ran against his …

Podcasting

Personal Audio loses its appeal for podcasting patent

A year after taking up the case, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has ruled in favor of the Electronic Frontier Foundation in its challenge against podcasting patent troll, Personal Audio. The decision is a massive relief for the vibrant and ever-growing medium, which has been …

Patents

The Problem With Podcasting is NOT Discovery

If you were to survey most folks in the podcast space, they’d tell you that the primary problem they face is surfacing their content: Discovery.That, …

Podcasting

You Asked, We Answered: The Best WordPress Themes for Podcasters

This one goes out to all of you who have been getting in touch with me through Face4Radio about launching a podcast. You probably already know that …

Web Design

How a podcaster managed to confront his tech support scammer, in person | Ars Technica

"Alex, we have seen that your IP address has been compromised."<p>The following post contains spoilers of <i>Reply All</i> episode #102: Long Distance, which …

Security

First Amendment Fan Adam Carolla Takes Politics Even More Seriously Than Podcasting

Adam Carolla cites President Obama’s 2015 appearance on <i>WTF With Marc Maron</i> as a milestone ushering podcasts into the mainstream. “I think it’s …

Podcasting

Create effective content with these simple techniques

Everyone talks about how content is king, but everyone is wrong. Content isn't king -- only really engaging and information is.<p>So, you keep putting …

Digital Marketing

Entering the Brave New World of Podcasting

“Welcome to Night Vale” is a twice-monthly podcast about the fictional American desert town of Night Vale and the very, very weird things that happen …

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 …

Web Design

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

Podcasting

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 …

Podcasting

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 …

Podcasting

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 …

Podcasting

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 …

Podcasting

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 …

Podcasting

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

An ambitious project at the UW-Madison looks to archive podcasts during what some say is the medium's “golden age.”

Podcasting

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 …

Introverts

One podcaster's (fruitless) quest to replace Skype

Every now and then when I complain about Skype, which most of my podcast peers and I use for our conversations, someone suggests an alternative …

Software

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