Podcasters and Podcasting

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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 …

Podcasting

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

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

Podcasting

Introverts Are Redefining Podcast And Career Success

, Women@Forbes<p>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 …

Introverts

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, …

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. …

Podcasting

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 …

Star Trek

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 …

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 …

Apple

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 …

Branding

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 …

Podcasting

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 …

Journalism

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 …

Podcasting

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, …

How Podcasting Is Transforming the News Media

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 …

News 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 …

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. …

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 …

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 …

Logic Pro

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 …

Podcasting

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 …

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