Podland News

The last word in podcasting news... every Thursday in Podland, James Cridland from Podnews in Australia and Sam Sethi, from Sam Talks Technology in the UK, join forces to review and analyse some of the weeks top podcasting news from around the world. They also interview some of the biggest names making the news. This podcast is sponsored by Buzzsprout and Riverside FM.

https://www.podland.news

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 54m. Bisher sind 54 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 1 hour 13 minutes

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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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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.


 Listen to James Cridland and Sam Sethi   

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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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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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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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
 
 

episode 48: Spotify tells us they're sort of No1. Benjamin Bellamy tells us about the new Recommendation, Medium and Gateway RSS 2.0 namespace tags to make your podcast more discoverable. Bailey Drake tells us how to record live audio apps and transcribe them.


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GUESTS: 

  • Bailey Drake - Back Stage by Headliner
  • Benjamin Bellamy - CEO Ad Aures

NEWS: 

  • Spotify released its Q3/21 results. It has 3.2m podcasts on its platform (subtext: beating Apple). Earnings were buoyed by growth in podcast advertising

  • Spotify is to add video podcasts, but probably not as you know them...


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 2021-10-28  1h29m
 
 

episode 47: Bryan Barletta sits in for Sam - Apple's downloads and Spotify's ad sales. Interview with Adam Bowie about podcast trends


James is recording in a forest. Proof: https://twitter.com/JamesCridland/status/1451002189049040905

Bryan Barletta runs https://soundsprofitable.com - go subscribe!

Apple Podcasts explains how podcasts work: https://podnews.net/update/apple-podcast-downloads-explanation

Spotify to hire hundreds of adsales staff: https://podnews...


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 2021-10-21  40m
 
 

episode 46: Dr Brian of London talks Web 3, Podping, Hive and Dairy Cows? James now speaks fluent Spanish thanks to Veritone MARVEL․ai and Genevieve Hassan's podcast takes off with 5M Virgin Atlantic passengers.


Listen to James Cridland and Sam Sethi they talk to  
 
GUESTS: 

  •  Dr Brian of London about his work on Podping and Hive. 
  • Genevieve Hassan about her podcast Celebrity Catch Up: Life After That Thing I Did

NEWS: 

  • Sounds Profitable en Español starts today, as Bryan Barletta explains in Sounds Profitable with Podsights...


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 2021-10-14  2h15m
 
 

episode 45: Chris Messina talks about Spotify Ads, the history of open formats on the social web and how ActivityPub could impact the future of Podcasting? [transcript]


Listen to James Cridland and Sam Sethi as they talk to Chris Messina about his work on OpenWeb Standards such as ActivityStreams that became ActivityPub.  He wrote this seminal post on Medium about ActivityStreams and ActivityPub in 2008

GUEST: Chris Messina is the inventor of the hashtag as it is currently used on social media platforms...


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 2021-10-07  1h16m
 
 

episode 44: Open RSS rated good by Acast. Closed Apple Podcast app rated bad by its users. #Discuss


Listen to James Cridland and Sam Sethi as they celebrate 'International Podcast Day'. 

GUESTS:: Ross Adams and Johan Billgren from Acast

NEWS: 

1. Twitter has launched crypto-tipping using the lightning network: the same tool used by Podcasting 2.0 Value4Value apps. The tool uses the Strike API. It’s “rolling out” on iOS.

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 2021-09-30  1h2m