Podland News

The last word in podcasting news... every Thursday in Podland, James Cridland from Podnews in Australia and Sam Sethi, from 'Podcast First' River Radio in the UK, join forces to review and analyse some of the week's top podcasting news from around the world. They also interview some of the biggest names making the news. This podcast is sponsored by Buzzsprout.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 54m. Bisher sind 59 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 6 hours 56 minutes

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episode 58: Brad Mielke tells us what he learnt from 1,000 daily podcasts? Effy Kang tells us about podcasting in China. Celebs tell us about their favourite podcasts on Apple. Helipad tells us how many SAT's we've earned in real-time and Podping tells us first!


GUESTS:  

  • Brad Mielke - Host/Managing Editor, "Start Here" Podcast at ABC News

  • Effy Kang - Head of Capital Markets at Lizhi - the first podcast app that Apple promoted in the Chinese app store

NEWS:

  • Apple Podcasts has launched “Listen With”, a podcast playlist service to help listeners discover new shows. The first podcast guide is Jay Shetty...


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episode 57: Spotify launch call-to-actions cards, ratings but still no Hifi? What's a GUID and a ULID? Cash app now supports Lightning payments. Facebook mutes podcasts, not as big as they think. India the biggest podcast market by 2023? Sam talks about Podcasting3?


NEWS: 

  • Spotify has launched clickable call-to-action cards, - described as ad banners for podcasts.  Currently limited to Spotify Originals and Exclusives, US only.

  • Spotify’s new CTA cards aren’t new and aren’t open. The new JSON-based chapter specification from Podcast Index also allows graphical banners and clickthroughs which can be timed with audio.

  • Spotify has added star ratings to its app for podcasts...


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episode 56: Jonas Woost, Director Of Strategy at Pacific Content, predicts the near future of podcasting in 2022


James Cridland talks with Jonas Woost Director Of Strategy at Pacific Content about his podcast predictions for 2022. 

They talk about .....


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   37m
 
 

episode 55: Fake it until you make it, unless you buy it. Spotify's Megaphone buys Whooshkaa but still no date for exclusive podcasts, HiFi sound or transcriptions? SiriusXM we can't read you? Comments are live on Podverse and Buzzsprout supports the Person Tag.


GUEST: Larry Rosin, the co-founder and President of Edison Research

Spotify buys
Whooshkaa! Congratulations Rob  Loewenthal.  A great guy and a great team. 

SiriusXM is being sued for failing to provide podcast transcripts for deaf users by the National Association for the Deaf and the Disability Rights Advocates.  

  • As we researched in June 2020, transcripts can offer significant SEO benefits...


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 2021-12-16  1h40m
 
 

episode 54: Spotify may owe millions from missing licenses and may have gained millions from missing podcasts?


 HOSTS:

  • Listen to James Cridland and Sam Sethi   

GUEST: 

  • Jeff Price CEO - Word Collections

    Spotify has pulled a number of comedy albums from its service, after claims they weren’t licensed correctly.  Jeff Price has announced a $3.5m investment round for his Word Collections company, which “focuses on getting comedians and other spoken-word performers paid for the use of their works for the first time”...


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 2021-12-09  1h20m
 
 

episode 53: Winslow Bright talks about licensing music for your podcast. Hint: there is no fair usage. It's the start of the podcast awards season. Facebook podcasting is growing but it's clearly not ready for primetime and Spotify is testing sponsorship? [transcript]


 HOSTS:

  • Listen to James Cridland and Sam Sethi   

GUEST: 

  • Winslow Bright - Executive Producer at Premier Music Group

NEWS: 

  • Apple Podcasts announced its Best of 2021. A Slight Change of Plans with Maya Shankar from Pushkin Industries was chosen as Best Show of the Year...


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 2021-12-02  57m
 
 

episode 52: Happy 1st birthday to us! What will Spotify do with its big M&A war chest, Castamatic 8 supports Value4Value and Lisa Laporte CEO of TWiT tells us how to run a successful podcast network.


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GUEST:

  • Lisa Laporte - CEO -  TWiT.tv
  • Franco Solerio - Founder & Developer -  Castamatic

NEWS: 

  • Copenhagen-based podcast production company Podimo has secured $78m of funding. The subscription company hosts more than 950 original shows and plans to move into new markets...


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 2021-11-25  1h7m
 
 

episode 51: Podcast listening is growing globally, Spotify advertising and subscriptions are expanding internationally but why is no one checking the content is factual, not breaking copyright and has a license to use it?


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GUEST:
Sean Li - Clever.FM

NEWS: 

  • Spotify expands Podcast Subscriptions globally and now includes 20 price points from $0.50 to $150 and a way for creators to download subscribers' contact info  —  Just a few months after launching support for podcast subscriptions to U.S. creators, Spotify today is making the service available to creators in global markets...


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 2021-11-18  1h5m
 
 

Podcasting 2.0 is all about an open 'Interoperable' ecosystem of apps using RSS that create shared value, not closed ecosystems from old SAGA apps - (Spotify, Apple, Google and Amazon).


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"INTEROPERABILITY IS THE KEY" - says Dave Jones

  • Apple Podcasts has brought back the 'refresh feed’ button. While Apple seem confident that new episodes and other changes in your podcast feed are now seen within 'a few hours’  On Friday, the Apple Podcasts Connect system was checking Podnews’s RSS feed every eight minutes...


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 2021-11-11  57m
 
 

episode 49: Why's everyone going proprietary? Is it time to change the name podcast? Is James really one in a billion? And what's the secret sauce for creating a hit podcast?


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GUESTS: 

  • Dino Sofos - Founder and CEO, Persephonica. Recently departed Editor of BBC News Podcasts. Creator of the award-winning Brexitcast, Americast and the daily Newscast.

NEWS: 

  • Spotify's proprietary video podcasts system is "a dumpster fire", says Drew Linsalata, the host of The Anxious Truth...


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 2021-11-04  54m