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December 2017

15 December — Apple launch podcast analytics: now available
14 December — Patreon: 'We messed up', cancels fee changes
13 December — A new fictional podcast drama debuts in Australia
12 December — Branded podcasts: are they a good tool for marketing?
11 December — The top podcasts of 2017 revealed
8 December — ABC Audio Studios podcast fund goes to second round
7 December — Patreon change their charging structure
6 December — Apple buys Pop Up Archive to bolster podcast search
5 December — Using Amazon Web Services for podcasting
4 December — Check your podcast cover-art - and is anyone listening to government podcasts?
1 December — Free podcasting MP3 encoder and editor released by Marco Arment

November 2017

30 November — WGBH invests in RadioPublic
29 November — Podbean gets recommendations from Stabl
28 November — Omny Studio launch a podcast automation tool for radio stations
27 November — Free podcast transcripts, a special from CKNW and food podcasts
24 November — Acast talk data and podcast monetisation
23 November — Ear Buds sign Welcome to Patchwork
22 November — 46% of young Canadian men listen to podcasts
21 November — Libsyn unveil new statistics for September
20 November — Sweden launch nationwide weekly podcast stats
17 November — CBC's Someone Knows Something breaks records
16 November — BNR Nieuwsradio doing 600,000 podcast downloads a month
15 November — Understanding public media's most engaged podcast users
14 November — Lots of the Apple Podcasts store is broken
13 November — Why are live podcasts are so popular?
10 November — BBC launches Podcasting House sampler feed to aid discovery
9 November — How Mozilla's new podcast got 1m downloads in 7 episodes
8 November — Brooklyn podcast pitch, and pinterest for podcasters
7 November — Blubrry acquires RSS feed validator
6 November — US Post Office pulls host-read ad
3 November — Audacity 2.2.0 released, and podcasting press kits
2 November — Al Jazeera launches a podcast network, plus premium podcast pricing pretty popular
1 November — Acast to go public and the value of niche podcasting

October 2017

31 October — How do podcast show notes actually display?
30 October — Behind Moonshot, the NYT Daily, and politicians are poor podcasters
27 October — iHeart Radio's take on podcasting, plus data from NPR, PRX's tips, and TASCAM's microphones
26 October — RAIN Summit Europe complimentary tickets, behind the scenes at The Allusionist, and messing up a live show
25 October — A million dollars for Aussie podcasts, and how to stop saying erm
24 October — Audio transcriptions, a podcast listener email with 40,000 subscribers, and stories from the Eastern West
23 October — New Spreaker player, and social media strategies for podcasters
20 October — Money for your documentary podcast; podcast reviews; and how bad is iOS11's podcast app really?
19 October — Farmer says podcasting is now his main income; and Ricky Gervais is back
18 October — New Podtrac figures, and Podcasting for Dummies
17 October — The golden age of gay podcasting
16 October — Remainiacs podcast reports success, and S-Town inhabitant on trial
12 October — How to promote your business podcast, host-read ads and beer
11 October — Google buy 60db; behind the scenes at the NYT Daily
10 October — How important is a feature on the Apple Podcasts front page?
9 October — Ads on trams, video from Werk It, how to get advertising for your podcast
6 October — Chicago Podcast Festival, Werk It, and PIY2017
5 October — Google's new launches, Podomatic does a deal, PodcastOne hires new execs
4 October — Kids podcasts, and the 2017 Podcast Awards winners
3 October — Watch Ignite Podcast Movement, plus Aussies doing well in podcasting
2 October — Boston Globe works with WBUR; Spotify release UK podcast stats

September 2017

29 September — Anchor gets funding; where to submit your podcast
27 September — Joe Biden launches a podcast, Ewan Spence records 500, and a gun
26 September — Ed Miliband has a podcast; and a smart speaker audio study
25 September — Creating the perfect thumbnails and ads, plus a look back at three audio conferences
21 September — Acast raises $19.5m, Wavve updates free tier, interactive audio drama
20 September — The Penguin Podcast, Libsyn stats to decrease, TuneIn's First Play
19 September — Edison Research's Megan Lazovick presents, plus monetising podcasting
15 September — Podcasts help learning; tips to lowering podcast producing stress; and Ringr
14 September — SCA launches PodcastOne Australia; and a successful car mechanic podcast
13 September — Die Zeit launches new podcasts, Apple launch new things, and a new app for ABC
12 September — International podcast day, and podcasting's deadly sins
11 September — Next Radio, interactive crime podcasts, Futurama, and radio working together with podcasting
8 September — $1m podcast fund for Australia, new US stats for podcasting, and London Podcast Festival
7 September — Australian podcast data; new head of podcasts at Spotify; audioBoom revenue up; Gimlet gets ad agency investment
6 September — audioBoom adds a subscription fee, Osher signs with Whooshkaa, Bitcoin podcatcher
1 September — Spotify loses podcast boss, HowStuffWorks gets $15m

August 2017

31 August — Anchor debuts editing-by-word on mobile; and political podcasting
30 August — The Atlantic launches a new podcast, plus Podcasting for Dummies ed.3 now available
29 August — Audioburst Search, Podchaser and three podcasting events to go to
28 August — Podcast Movement revisited; a new Aussie boss for Acast; Ear Hustle; Mechanical Turk
25 August — Radio at Podcast Movement, PodcastOne partner posts healthy profits, and Spotify reaches WMG agreement
24 August — Spreaker and BlogTalkRadio merge, and Art19 raises $7.5m in funding
23 August — Half of all US households listen to podcasts, and the New Yorker loves Michael Barbaro
22 August — News on-demand, #PM17 starts soon, and ZCast podcast app gets upgrade
21 August — An Apple podcast chart loophole? And how podcasting makes you a better broadcaster.
19 August — Steve Bannon's exit prompts additional podcasts
18 August — Russia, Louisville, and a job in NYC
17 August — Embed any podcast anywhere, plus a new children's podcast series
16 August — Geoff Lloyd and Annabel Port return, and a Canadian podcast celebrates 500 episodes
15 August — CBS Radio signs with Omny Studio, New York City government touts podcasting industry, and tips from Adam Carolla.
14 August — Irish podcasts, SoundCloud okay for now, and how many people work in podcasting in NYC
11 August — Inside an iTunes podcast feature, and SoundCloud could have only a few hours left
10 August — More speakers for OzPod, New Yorker debuts a podcast review column, and fitness fanatics love podcasts
9 August — Audio producer salaries, a new app that isn't a podcast player, and the top podcast publishers for July
8 August — Podcast troll vanquished, making money, and cloud technology for podcasts
7 August — Legal podcasts, Acast, and how to keep surprises fresh for on-mic
4 August — Marketing podcasts, plus UK listening and Entercom invests in podcasting
3 August — Guardian's Football Weekly loses its host, plus a podcast musical and why not to speed up podcast listening too much
2 August — Gimlet Media raise new cash, SoundCloud gets new hope (and a post-mortem pre-mortem), and podcasts outlast iPods
1 August — The world's biggest kids podcaster, Omny Studio gets into Spotify, and a stage play about podcasting

July 2017

28 July — A podcast app for kids, plus Deezer gets AudioBoom podcasts, and S-Town's Brian Reed
27 July — PRX's Podcast Garage, Up First vs The Daily, and Next Radio
26 July — The Current seeks podcast host, and an ad agency on the paradigm shift with podcast ads
25 July — Foreign radio podcasts with subtitles, plus kids podcasts
24 July — New podcasts in sport, business, parenting and Vegas, plus two conferences on Sep 8
21 July — The misappreciated art of podcasting, speed listening, and Hollywood
20 July — Aussie podcast research, and Pocket Casts on Sonos
19 July — Breaking: the hidden, built-in, podcast app in your Android phone
18 July — Speed-listening, a 94 year-old podcaster, and release forms
17 July — The next big genre for podcasting, plus jobs and a guide for journalists
14 July — How to sponsor a podcast well, plus dentists, scientists and murderers
13 July — IAB's new podcast measurement guidelines, Edison Research's Tom Webster, and podcasting to increase in popularity
12 July — Panoply works with Nielsen for targeted podcast ads, and are we at peak podcast?
11 July — June's top podcasters, will analytics change podcasting, and Everyone Else
10 July — How to sell podcasts, half-price podcast app, and a podcast with a 50/50 gender split for guests
7 July — How to get your podcast featured in iTunes; and the rise of the audiogram
5 July — A true-crime podcast finds more clues, and smaller audiences are good too
4 July — A critique of ESPN's 30 for 30, and a talk about podcasting's future by a design anthropologist
3 July — Enhanced analytics from Spreaker, kind of; plus praise for ESPN's 30 for 30.

June 2017

30 June — How to add your podcasts to Spotify: and they're coming to Android
29 June — Lessons from an NPR producer, get your podcast critiqued, new podcast from Microsoft
28 June — How would you sell a podcast in a store? Plus 2017 revenues and Pandora closes in Aus/NZ.
27 June — Where is Microsoft in podcasting? New hires for Midroll, and tips for journalists
26 June — Research from Nielsen about podcast profiles, and Edison Research about smart audio
23 June — How NPR approaches advertising in podcasts, plus a free podcasting event in Canada, and is podcasting ruining radio?
22 June — Interview with Ira Glass on interviews, plus acast, a new TED podcast, and discovery ideas
21 June — Next Radio conference, podcasting to come to Google, and Ira Glass talks
20 June — Successful podcast music, Tom Webster on Apple's analytics, and most successful podcast formats
19 June — A science podcast for kids, video prerolls, and a podcast gets man out of jail
16 June — Behind the world's largest women's podcast network, Lore, Helen Zaltzman, Roman Mars, and Audible
15 June — AudioBoom's boom-time, plus prison podcasts, Podtrac and Primedia
14 June — Current event podcasting, more on Apple's analytics and RSS changes, and Radiodays Europe's podcasting day
13 June — More on Apple's analytics, plus why you should be on 60db and a new golden age of drama
12 June — Apple to add podcast analytics, enable series and custom order for podcasts
9 June — Leela links to Patreon, plus Otto Radio and podcasting (and radio's) resurgence
7 June — Changes coming to Apple Podcast app, plus sign-in for iPlayer and a new Nova podcast star
6 June — Apple's HomePod new voice assistant, plus podcasting's distributed future
5 June — NPR's podcast analytics, plus audio's bright future and archiving podcasting
2 June — ABC in Australia goes podcast-first, US podcast ad figures, podcasts get 3% share of ear in Canada
1 June — Ad agency podcasts, subscription podcasts apparently work, Adam Curry's Podcaster Pro

May 2017

31 May — Podcast app reviews, writing with sound course, Apple has podcast studio
30 May — Update for Castro, US music rights, automated podcasting

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