Thursday, August 18, 2022

Music Licensing For My Podcast

(By Shawn Yesner) It's time to pick the perfect music for your intro and outro, without violating someone’s copyright and being sued. Here's how to do it.

NPR Wins Pioneer Award

NPR will be honored with the first-ever iHeartRadio Podcast Pioneer Award at the inaugural iHeartRadio Podcast Awards January 18 at the iHeartRadio Theater Los Angeles.

Ingraham Switches To Podcasting

After 17 years as a talk radio host, Laura Ingraham has decided to transition from radio to podcasting. The Laura Ingraham Show will debut in January on PodcastOne.

Top Reasons To Podcast Live

(By Alex Exum) Like other users I played with the go-live option, but preferred to take the safe, traditional route and pre-record the show. It wasn’t until I did a live all-day marathon that I found the true power of doing a live broadcast.

Spreaker Studio Adds Siri Shortcuts

Podcasting solution provider Voxnest has announced the integration of Siri shortcuts in the company’s Spreaker Studio App, enabling podcasters to create custom voice commands for predefined actions.

The Top Publishers In October Were…

According to, iHeartRadio showed the greatest growth after purchasing HowStuffWorks. iHeart is now #2 on the chart.

My Show Isn’t Showing Up In Apple Podcasts. Why?

(by Elsie Escobar) One of the top questions hosting and distribution companies get is this: My latest episode is not showing up on iTunes, what’s wrong? Let me count the reasons...

ESPN Podcasts Flying High

The big word for podcasting is definitely “growth” -- "explosive growth" might be more apt. And ESPN Podcasts is certainly on that ride.

NPR Wants Kids To Podcast

National Public Radio has launched a Student Podcast Challenge. The contest is open to kids across the country and it begins on January 1st.

Can Spotify, Pandora Make Money Podcasting?

Marketwatch has a length piece on how the two streaming pure-plays are hoping their podcasting strategy will help them tap into more revenue.