Who Are The Best Storytellers In Podcasting?

We are gearing up to publish our first print issue of The Podcast Business Journal -- just in time for Podcast Movement in August. In that issue we'll be publishing a list of the best storytellers in podcasting.

PBJ Spotlight: Amon Focus – “New York Said” Podcast

The New York Said Podcast is a cornucopia of characters and people host Amon Focus meets in New York City, all trying to live out their lives and dreams in one of the world's greatest cities.

Only 19% Of Americans Listen To Podcasts Weekly

That's according to Nielsen's latest Total Audience Report, which is for the 3rd quarter of 2018, and for Americans 18 and over.

There’s No Such Thing As Too Long

Those are the words of Vice President of Podcaster Relations for Libsyn Rob Walch who was a keynote speaker at Podfest last week. Walch is also a Podcast Business Journal Editorial Board Member. Walch addressed an issue every podcaster worries about: 'How long should my podcast be?'

Podcasting Gets a Boost at RAIN Business Summit

(By Richard Davies) The podcasting industry is about to get another burst of mainstream media coverage, with the release of the 2019 Edison Research “Infinite Dial” listening survey later today (2 p.m. Eastern).

The Growth of Women in Podcasting

(By Robin Kinnie) 2018 was considered the year of the woman by many. The #MeToo movement, historic rise of women to elected office and other initiatives all played a role in women making advances – including podcasting. Strides but nowhere near equality.

Spotify Purchasing Gimlet And Anchor

We've been hearing the news about a potential Spotify deal to purchase Gimlet, however, adding hosting company Anchor into the mix is new news and a clear sign Spotify is getting serious about podcasting.

Fired From Radio. Now He’s A Podcaster.

Eric Zane was once flying high as part of the Free Beer & Hot Wings syndicated radio show. After 15 years, he wore out his welcome and they let him go. Then in 2016, Cumulus hired him to host mornings in Grand Rapids. Earlier this year, he lost that job.

Make Your Message The Mission

(By Thom Singer) If you want to grow your podcast's audience, you have to stand out from the crowd. Too many podcasters copy the format of a popular show. Bad idea.

In The PBJ Spotlight: Jacob Bozarth

Jacob Bozarth is the co-founder of Resonate Recordings, a comprehensive podcast editing service and production company.