Website analytics and research company BuiltWith has released a cool list of the top media players that the one million most popular websites use to push out audio and video. Of the top 1 million sites, over 580,000 include video and audio content of some kind. Here are the media services those top sites are using.
The site is filled with a curated collection of 'killer' podcasts. The catalog includes ParaTruth, The Mad Scientist Podcast, Crime Capsule and Who Killed…? These shows range from the macabre to the bizarre.
Audio Fiction Week will run from October 25-30 to celebrate the world of fiction podcasts. Acast will showcase the works of fiction podcasters, provide resources for up-and-coming creators and launch new scripted programming.
In June Facebook entered the podcast space by allowing podcasters to use the platform to share their show. On The New Media Show Wednesday Todd Cochrane and Rob Greenlee interviewed Chelsea White and Irena Lam from Facebook to discuss what they are hoping to achieve by getting into the podcast space. Here's what Rob and Todd took away from that interview...