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episode 191: Inflection Points

Recap on acquisitions and of course Glow, iOS 14.5 (again,) listener privacy, Feedburner coming back from the dead? Amazon Music in more countries Shout-outs from Elsie, the RIAA busy with takedown notices and podcasters needing to get DMCA takedown lessons, plus of course stats, geographic and user agent!


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Quick Episode Summary
  • :13 Intro
  • 3:38 PROMO 1: The Audiophile Style Podcast
  • 4:20 Rob and Elsie Conversation
  • Recap of all the things acquisitions and of course Glow
  • Glow and MyLibsyn?
  • Guess what? iOS 14.5 should be out by the time this episode is out
  • Listener privacy is not a roadblock to get around
  • 33:05 PROMO 2: K12Science Podcast
  • Feedburner is not dead!
  • Amazon Music has opened up access to more countries and they have a new portal
  • Apple Podcasts making recommendations?
  • Publishing to social media from Libsyn and optimizing what it looks like
  • Google has 100 million installs of Google Podcasts!
  • Elsie has some shout-outs: Britany Felix, Jeni Wren Stottrup, Lauren Wrighton and Sam Sethi
  • The RIAA is busy with takedown notices for podcasters
  • It looks like someone else on Anchor completely pirated another podcast
  • Time for a DMCA takedown lesson
  • 1:09:48 PROMO 3: Making Ways Podcast
  • Stats! Geographic and user agent
  • The next inflection point is iOS vs Android
Featured Podcast Promos + Audio
  • PROMO 1: The Audiophile Style Podcast
  • PROMO 2: K12Science Podcast
  • PROMO 3: Making Ways Podcast

Thank you to Nick from MicMe for our awesome intro!

Podcasting Articles and Links mentioned by Rob and Elsie

  • Our SpeakPipe Feedback page! Leave us feedback :)
  • The Difference Between the Current & NEW Apple Podcast App
  • Apple Is Rejecting Apps That Use Third-Party Code For Alleged Privacy Infractions
  • Kara Swisher Interviews Apple CEO Cook for Sway
  • Upcoming changes to FeedBurner in July 2021
  • Amazon Prime Music Launches Podcasts in India: All You Need to Know
  • Google Podcasts hits 100 million installs on Android, proving people might care about RSS after all
  • Sample DMCA Take Down Letter
  • Elsie on The Podcaster’s Forum with Jeni — Facebook Group
  • What to expect from the new Libsyn with Elsie Escobar
  • It’s all about the numbers! Google 100m, Amazon 1.5bn, Podcast Index 2.7m plus interviews with Juliana Meyer CEO Supapass and Elsie Escobar Libsyn. Podland Episode
  • Elsie Escobar – Build Your Own Position - Ep 50 of Build Your Backup Plan
  • Podcasting Plots to Retain New Listeners Post-Pandemic by Embracing Niche Topics, New Promotional Strategies
  • Rob on Mindgap

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 2021-04-20  1h26m