The radio industry has been battling a perception that the younger generations do not listen to AM/FM radio much, that they are all about Tik Tok, YouTube and their own music collection. They may have another platform to worry about when it comes to the kids…yours.
Dave Jackson is now getting paid for his podcast in Satoshi's. He admits he doesn't really understand crypto. Let's face it, other than Adam Curry and Dave Jones, who really does? Listen to what Dave is up to as he tries to get the industry up to speed on the value-for-value model, and getting paid for podcasting, with his new show Leading The Bleeding.
The cost to listen to shows such as Code Switch, Fresh Air, Planet Money and How I Built This will now cost $2.99 per month or $29.99 for a year. NPR says the subscription model "unlocks access to sponsor-free feeds."
(By Robert Wilson) Many up-and-coming podcasters are now making a name for themselves in podcasting. Now, you too can do the same (regardless of budgetary constraints) with the help of a few pointers.
Jim Harold has been podcasting for 16 years. He became a full-time podcaster in 2012 and now makes a comfortable living behind the podcasting microphone. Before podcasting, Jim was a radio broadcaster. His focus is the paranormal. We picked Jim's brain about how he became a successful podcaster.
In a piece entitled Why Advertisers are All in on Podcasting, Fast Company profiles Crime Junkie superstar Ashley Flowers on how long it took her to grind it out as a podcaster before the advertisers came calling. It's a great piece for the podcasting industry. Read it HERE.
(By Dave Jackson) So many people say there is a discovery problem with podcasting. There isn’t. There is a quality control problem with podcasting. ANYONE can create a podcast, and that is both a good and a bad thing.
Before the events of Dirty John, John Meehan had an abusive ten-year marriage to Tonia Bales documented in the new Audible series The First Wife: John Meehan’s Reign of Terror launching July 22nd and narrated by Rachel Louise Snyder.
In April Apple announced it was launching a paid subscriptions feature to be launched in May. Apple Podcasts Subscriptions gives creators the ability to offer their listeners premium content on Apple's platform. The launch has been pushed back to later in June.
Edison Research announced the top ten most recalled brands in podcasting for Q1 2021, taken from their research service, the Podcast Consumer Tracker. HelloFresh, Manscaped and Betterhelp topped the list.