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How Leading Podcasting Companies Propel Their Shows to Hollywood Heights

“Podcasts are the new comic books,” says Matt Lieber, cofounder of the podcasting network Gimlet Media. Like comics, podcasting has a propensity for creating valuable intellectual property that naturally lends itself to other, more lucrative media opportunities, from books to TV to movies to live …

Audio - A New Era in Advertising?

Advertisers and brands constantly need to seek new and innovative ways to reach audiences if they are to hold their own against competitors. In the …

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4 Practical Ways to Repurpose Podcast Content

Podcasting is one of the most effective mediums in the modern world. With a microphone and some free editing software, individuals and businesses can …

Tips for Planning Podcast Interviews

Let’s assume you have already chosen the theme and format of your podcast, and have written down your measurable objectives. Our work here begins …

Podcasting

How to Grow: Wisdom From 6 Years of Podcasting

In this special edition of the Social Media Marketing podcast, I reveal four lessons I have picked up from 6 years of podcasting (and growing Social …

Marketing

How To Start A Podcast Bundle Feat. John Lee Dumas | Mashable Shop

<b>Power Your Podcast With Storytelling</b><p>Captivate Your Listeners with Help From an Award-Winning Journalist<p>Whether you enjoy watching movies or curling …

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The Template You Need To Write Your Podcast Show Description

A podcast description is like a book jacket. It’s what people read <i>after</i> the name of your show has drawn them in but <i>before</i> they decide to start …

How Podcasters Can Create and Sell Profitable Online Courses

<i>Hey, Ross here. Len Markidan (CMO of Podia, an online course and membership platform) contributed this amazing post.</i><p><i>Be sure to check out Podia and</i> …

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How to Easily and Effectively Manage Podcast Guest Outreach

<i>This is a guest post by Marina Barayeva, host of Marketing for Creatives. It’s a podcast for creative entrepreneurs and business owners about how to</i> …

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How to Record a Phone Call | Capturing Quality Phone Recordings for your Podcast

<b>Capturing Quality Phone Call Recordings for your Podcast</b><p>08.13.18 | Podcasting | By: Jacob Bozarth<p>Some questions that we’re often asked are related to …

Music Production

Podcasts Are Advertising’s Breakout Hit

×<p><i>Podcasts can allow brands to engage educated, affluent listeners, says Hernan Lopez, founder of the immersive storytelling podcast network Wondery.</i><p>The popularity of podcasts has been steadily rising since the medium entered the mainstream in 2014, when the 12-part documentary <i>Serial</i> became a …

Marketing

Podcasters Should Take Control of their RSS Feeds

Who has control of your podcast’s RSS feed? Blubrry posted an informative blog about why it is so important for podcasters to own their RSS feed. …

Podcasting

Top 5 ways to get podcasts on the go

Not all podcast apps are created equal. Award-winning independent tech podcaster Tom Merritt looks at five podcast apps.<p>Podcasts are a great way to …

Apps

Listen to Podcasts on Apple Watch Without An iPhone

Apple Watch owners haven’t been able to easily listen to podcasts without their iPhone nearby. As the Apple Watch gains more abilities, however, …

Apps

Podcast Microphone Technique | 5 Tips To Recording a Professional Podcast

5 Tips to record a professional sounding podcast<p>08.06.18 | Podcasting | By: Dayton Cole<p>One of the things we are asked on a regular basis from our …

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Podcasts take growing role in shifting media landscape

NEW YORK (AFP) -<p>As radio fades in the new world of digital media, podcasting has become hot.<p>In less than 15 years, on-demand podcasts have become a key part of the media landscape that is luring advertisers to a market that is worth tens of millions of dollars and growing.<p>According to Edison …

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Four Reasons Why Your Radio Broadcasting Company Should Hire A Director of Podcasts

<i>When we hired Seth Resler back in 2015, we knew we were getting someone well-versed in the digital arts. That’s why we bestowed the title of Digital</i> …

Podcasting

Podcasts Can Improve Literacy in the Classroom

I'm going to confess, I did not bring podcasts into my English classroom with any intention of improving my students' literacy skills. The idea came …

10 Reasons Why Podcasting Is the #1 Content Platform

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How to Play Google Podcasts Everywhere—Including iOS

Do you podcast? Google has a new app out for Android that’s ready to download and play all your favorite pods. While the functionality is a little on …

Apps

Is the “Netflix of podcasts” moment finally here?

Your favorite free podcast probably won’t charge you anytime soon. But CastBox’s premium-content platform is among the new ways podcasters are getting paid.<p>If you want see where streaming audio is headed, the current state of streaming video is a good place to start. The business models, content …

Check out these hidden tips and tricks for Apple’s Podcasts app

Apple’s Podcasts app is now the equal of any third-party podcast, or “podcatcher,” app for iOS. I recently switched to using it as my default podcasts app, and I’ve found it does pretty much everything you could want it to.<p>In fact, it seems like some developers inside Apple are doing the same. The …

Everything you want to know about podcasting (but were afraid to ask) by @film_girl #wsc2018conf #sketchnotes https://t.co/KC6rxxLTzI

Radio on Main Street Podcast Featuring Tom Webster, Senior VP for Edison Research

Smart speakers are quickly becoming commonplace in the homes. In fact, a recently released study by Edison Research done in partnership with NPR …

Smart Speaker

Podcasting’s next frontier: A manifesto for growth (beyond the already converted)

<b>Editor’s note</b>: This piece is based on a talk by Tom Webster, the vice president of strategy for Edison Research, which (among other things) is probably the leading research firm for the podcast industry.<p>It advances a number of arguments that I think you’ll find interesting — and which have wide …

Podcasting

Spotify Continues Strong Push Into Podcasts With Addition of BBC's Podcast Library

Spotify today announced that listeners across the globe can now tune into the BBC's podcast catalog directly within the Spotify app, including "hundreds of programs across thousands of episodes." In the announcement, the company focuses on podcast listeners in the United Kingdom, but it appears …

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American podcasters are starting to pay more attention to their international audiences (and their pounds, loonies, and euros)

Welcome to Hot Pod, a newsletter about podcasts. This is issue 173, published August 14, 2018.<p><b>International House of Podcasts.</b> When considering the global potential for podcasts, the prospects of non-American podcast companies and publishers — like the BBC, Louie Media, The Australian (I guess? …

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6 Blogs to follow for useful crowdfunding tips

Over the years, people have started accepted crowdfunding as a worthwhile form of fundraising. But how to navigate this arena is still a myth among …

Public radio producers PRI and PRX will merge, raise focus on podcasts

Minneapolis-based Public Radio International will merge with PRX, a Boston audio technology company, the firms said Wednesday.<p>The combined …

Radio Industry

How Your Business Can Win With Podcasts

Get attention, grow your audience and increase sales.<p>Podcasting is one of the most impactful types of content you can create for your brand or …