Podnews Weekly Review

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The last word in podcasting news. Every Friday James Cridland (⚡james@getalby.com ) and Sam Sethi (⚡sam@getalby.com) review and analyse the week's top podcasting news as covered on Podnews. They also interview some of the biggest names in podcasting making the news ... Support the show at https://weekly.podnews.net, or hit the boost button! ... Sponsored by Buzzsprout: podcast hosting made easy.

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The last word in podcasting news. Every Friday James Cridland (⚡james@getalby.com ) and Sam Sethi (⚡sam@getalby.com) review and analyse the week's top podcasting news as covered on Podnews. They also interview some of the biggest names in podcasting making the news ... Support the show at https://weekly.podnews.net, or hit the boost button! ... Sponsored by Buzzsprout: podcast hosting made easy.

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@podlandnews

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English

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07985705075


Episodes

Dawn of a new age at Spotify. Become a supporter of this podcast thanks to Buzzsprout NEW subscriptions. Are new podcasts really 80% down?

1/26/2023
Special Guest: Jack Davenport - Managing Director at Goalhanger Podcasts announcedalmost 600 people (6%) will be laid offDaniel Ek announced in a memoNorström dropped by 80%explore today in a deep-dive article Buzzsprout has announced a podcast subscription toolThe Podnews Weekly Review has added the opportunity to become a PoWeR supporter(0:00:00) Jan 27 (0:01:04) She's Offstroff - Spotify changes (0:21:30) Is podcasting really down by 80%? (0:28:04) Buzzsprout launches...

Duration:01:15:50

Forget downloads, "Listen Time" maybe a better way to measure podcast success.

1/19/2023
Special Guest Interviews: Jonas WoostBumperA better way to measure podcast success: Listen Time Lex Friedmana full-time consultant at Lex Friedman ConsultingTop News Stories Exclusive: Google search for a podcastpublished its method of calculating downloadsCloudflare has launched Wildebeest Support the...

Duration:01:17:50

Apple launches Delegated Delivery, and a look back at Google Podcasts in 2022

1/12/2023
Show notes come soon! Spotify chapters workaround... (0:00) Fri 13 Jan (0:53) Apple launches Delegated Delivery (4:54) Amazon almost do a deal but don't (7:31) A new Audible podcast (9:57) Google Podcasts Creator Program goes (16:05) Spotify loses shows (23:33) People news (25:43) The Tech Stuff (41:05) Awards and events (43:02) Boostagram Corner (47:59) Sam reveals his funding (50:09) James's old blog posts Support the...

Duration:00:55:40

Show Me The Value? Web Monetisation or SATS? Sell your RSS feed or start a video? What's best in 2023?

1/5/2023
This week James Cridland and Sam Sethi talk about: PRX adds V4V using Web MonetisationSpotify says its road to profitability is videoSpotify adds Chapters, Transcripts and Polls - all proprietaryOP3 starts testing a new stats page Chapters (hello, Spotify!) (00:00:00) Podnews Weekly Review (00:10:30) Laura Mayer sells an RSS feed (00:12:38) Podcast One to spin off (00:14:32) Is the podcast industry in market correction? (00:18:27) Spotify adds new things (00:21:25) And Spotify adds...

Duration:00:57:36

12 Podcast experts give their 2022 highlights and 2023 predictions. Benjamin Bellamy talks OP3, ActivityPub, Cross Comments. Dave Jones talks about NEW PodPing 2.0

12/15/2022
This Week's Special Guests talk about their podcasting highlights for 2022 and their predictions for 2023. Mark Asquith - Captivate/Global Benjamin Bellamy- Adures/Castopod Interview Alban Brooke - Buzzsprout Harry Duran - Podcast Junkies Dave Jones Interview Chris Messina - Tech Ride Home Matt Mederios - Castos Dan Misener - Bumper John Spurlock - OP3 Arielle Nisenblatt Neal Veglio Jake Warren - Message Heard EVENTS: Podcast Movement EvolutionsThe Podcast Show in...

Duration:02:10:18

Data everywhere but whose number 1?

12/9/2022
Show Notes & Links Buzzsprout has posted its network statistics for November21.6% of all new podcast episodesSXM Media is, once more, #1 for podcastsPocket Casts has raised its annual subscription priceRadioPublic Pro is to discontinuelist of podcast hosting companiesSpotify has launched 2022 Podcaster Wrappedwhat is RSScloudJohn Spurlock is showing, and graphing, Podcast Index statisticsPodchaser has launched Podchaser AlertsLooks like Spotify is adding hashtags! Support the...

Duration:01:03:47

Why are Apple putting metadata topics inside podcast pages? Bumper's Dan Misener tells us what he thinks. Are Satoshis the best way to reward podcasters? Trevor Bell argues there are better ways.

12/1/2022
Special Guests: Dan Misener- co-founder Bumper looked at the new topicsNov 15topics viewerepisode topic maps for every category in Apple PodcastsTrevor Bell - Podcast Producer at The Iron Fist Velvet Glove Podcast Show Notes and Links not alone Acast is encouraging the use of visual descriptions in podcastsAcast has launched a self-serve platform for podcast advertising Podnews Extra Disctopia and Alby have added integration with “value 4 value” paymentsSupport the...

Duration:01:21:25

Spotify launches audiobooks globally. Anchor is still alive but Libsyn Studio is dead.

11/24/2022
News & Links in SeptemberAnchor has added “audio enhancement” to its appAnything Goes with Emma ChamberlainSpotify announced the expansion of NextGenlooked at the new topics episode topic maps for every category in Apple Podcastsclosed its free podcast hosting platformZeitpediaWorld Cup 2022 News NowMatt Mullenweg (@photomatt) @tumblr https://fedifinder.glitch.meLeo Laporte is to retireSupport the...

Duration:00:40:25

Is now the right time for ActivityPub? Is now the right time for Video Podcasting? If not now then when?

11/17/2022
Special Guests: Chris MessinaActivityStrea.msPodnews ExtraThe ActivityPub protocol is a decentralized social networking protocol based upon the [ActivityStreams] format used by Mastodon and Castopod. It provides a client-to-server API for creating, updating and deleting content and a federated server-to-server API for delivering notifications and content. It is also used for cross-commenting in the Podcasting namespace. Jay LeBoeufDescriptDescript has launched a new version which has more...

Duration:01:12:09

Financial results for Acast, Audacy and iHeart; Vizzy enriches podcasts; and Sam goes to the pub

11/10/2022
Welcome to EP 1 of Podnews Weekly with James Cridland and Sam Sethi. Podnews supports both transcripts and chapters, if your podcast app doesn’t then grab a new app from podnews.net/newpodcastapps Sponsored By: Buzzsprout - brilliant video from Alban Brooke. I want this guy to do a video on Value4Value! - said Adam Curry Special Guest: Nic Ivanov - CEO Vizzy.fm Vizzy, a web-based podcast enrichment platform, is looking for early adopters to use its toolTop Stories: Acast released its...

Duration:00:53:22

It's goodbye to Podland and hello to Podnews Weekly Review. It's goodbye to email and hello to Podcast:txt. It's goodbye to Twitter verified and hello to Amazon Music & Podcasts ad free.

11/3/2022
Podland supports both transcripts and chapters, if your podcast app doesn’t then grab a new app from podnews.net/newpodcastapps Special Guests: Adam Curry (Podfather) & DaveJones (Podsage)Show Notes & Links: The Endto remove email addresses from RSS feedsThe podcast:txt tag in the new podcast namespace has been formalisedAmazon has made big changes to Amazon Music Prime, including ad-free podcastsBuzzsprout’s platform stats for SeptemberAmazon has “fired half of its Amp live radio...

Duration:01:38:03

Stop the downloads - measure the listens. The Sports Podcast Awards, and Q3 results: Spotify and ABC Australia are up but the BBC is not

10/27/2022
Podland supports both transcripts and chapters, if your podcast app doesn’t then grab a new app from podnews.net/newpodcastapps Special Guests: Dylan Pugh - The Sports Podcast Awards 2023 are now open for entryShow Notes & Links Spotify has reported its Q3/22 earnings BBC Sounds, the corporation’s app for radio, music and podcasts, has posted a weekly average of 4.3m users ABC’s Annual Report was published posted a number of increased metrics for podcasts in its slate Spotify has...

Duration:01:11:38

To edit or not to edit that is the question? Castopod v1.0 launches, Squadcast awarded US Patent, Is podcasting coming to TikTok? YouTube advertising for podcasters?

10/20/2022
Podland supports both transcripts and chapters, if your podcast app doesn’t then grab a new app from podnews.net/newpodcastapps Special Guests: Neal Vigelio - PodknowsBenjamin Bellamy - Ad AuresYassine Doghri - Ad AuresShow Notes & Links RessoIndialike Libsyn YouTube is rolling out enhanced advertising to podcast listeners SXM Media has discovered where and when people listen to podcasts with others How many podcasts are you really competing with?Read the article in full, and...

Duration:02:03:56

Spotify layoffs, it's just business? Todd Cochrane 1,628 not out! Podcast.ai brings back Steve Jobs? Phase 6 of Podcast Index announced!

10/14/2022
Podland supports both transcripts and chapters, if your podcast app doesn’t then grab a new app from podnews.net/newpodcastapps Special Guests: Todd CochraneAlban BrookeShow Notes & Links: Spotify is cancelling eleven of its original shows tweeted a statement Steven Goldsteinsuggests that the podcast business is being “right-sized”Spotify has acquired platform safety company Kinzen.Joe Rogan interviews Steve Jobs Todd Cochrane’s Geek News Central Podcastthe word “podcast” Support the...

Duration:01:42:07

Skye Pillsbury from newsletter 'The Squeeze' talks about 'What Does "Big Money Podcasting" Look Like?' both now and in the future, as layoffs continue and shows are cut.

10/6/2022
We support both transcripts and chapters, if your podcast app doesn’t then grab a new app from podnews.net/newpodcastapps Special Guest Skye PillsburyThe Squeeze What Does "Big Money Podcasting" Look Like?Show Notes + Links: Joe Rogan is no longer #1 in Podnews’s RankerAnchor continues to lose market shareFive editorial people from Spotify’s podcast team were laid off this monthCadence13 may be up for saleHard Forkis annoyedis upsetThe winners of the International Women’s Podcast Awards...

Duration:01:23:16

iHeartMedia purchased podcast plays to game their download numbers and the IAB says it's ok!? John Spurlock talks OP3.dev and how it could help filter this bad practice.

9/30/2022
SPECIAL GUESTS: Morten StrungePodimoOP3.devSHOW NOTES & LINKS: Podcast companies are buying short podcast plays within mobile game appsBloombergTime has also published the story outside a paywall a graphicdemonstrated in this article in Sounds ProfitableHow many downloads per episode is “good”?Podcast episodes are getting shorterSeptember 15, 2022Podimo, the European subscription podcast service, has raised €58.6m ($58.5m) in funding Support the...

Duration:01:30:46

Spotify launch audiobooks, it costs extra. Acast layoff 15% seeking profitability. Transistor.fm supports the Open Podcast Prefix Project. Ivy.fm supports multiple Podcast Index Namespace tags. RSS Blue supports Alby and Fountain digital wallets.

9/23/2022
Sponsors: Buzzsprout AdsMonetize Your Back Catalog, SquadCast@SquadCastFMNotes & Links: Spotify has launched audiobooksSpotify has signed a deal with WattpadSpotify’s video podcasting service is apparently being used to pirate moviesis to lower its prices by 50%Acast is to lay off around 70 people (15% of its staff)Open Podcast Prefix ProjectINTERVIEWTransistor now supports the Open Podcast Prefix projectApple Podcasts wants a website link for your podcastPodimo, the European subscription...

Duration:00:57:04

Podland Extra Interviews: with Dino Sofos, Eric Nuzum and Mike Kadin

9/18/2022
Special Guests: Support the showweekly.podnews.netweekly@podnews.net@jamescridland@podnews@samsethi@samtalkstech⚡james@crid.land⚡sam@getalby.com@jamescridland@podcastindex.social@samsethi@podcastindex.socialwww.buzzsprout.com/1538779/support This podcast supports both transcripts and chapters, if your podcast app doesn’t then grab a new app from podnews.net/newpodcastapps

Duration:01:05:19

Happy 20th birthday RSS, Alby launches profile pages. Spotify rolls out new Podcast UI and 'reasonably soon' will add Audiobooks.

9/15/2022
Guest Interviews: Eric Nuzum - Alex Newall - Show Notes: 1. Spotify Spotify is the top podcast network in the US based on reach Spotify Audiobooks are coming to Spotify “reasonably soon”2. Alby Alby has launched an analytics website for Value 4 ValueSATurn #Lightning #bitcoin3. Other Balcao claims it is a new decentralised podcast platform new support for a useragent in AppleCoreMediaSupport the...

Duration:01:17:47

"Keep Calm and Carry On". BBC R&D launch 'Adaptive Podcasting' and Alby launch a new SAT's dashboard.

9/9/2022
Guest Interviews Adaptive PodcastingNew DashboardShow Notes BBC Global News PodcastRadiodays Asia test the search facilities in podcast apps what podcast search engines actually index Link: https://saturn.fly.dev August’s platform data for Buzzsprout launched searchable transcriptsfrom the Podland podcast Trebble has launched an online audio editor the podcast:person tag Support the...

Duration:01:02:43