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How to add your podcast to every podcast directory
How to add your podcast to every podcast directory
We have a daily podcast. Here's where to find it - and all the directory links to add your podcast, too
How do Apple Podcasts Transcriptions work?
How do Apple Podcasts Transcriptions work?
How does this new feature from Apple work? Will it work with your podcast? A list of frequently-asked questions, and the answers
Your own free transcripts: how to install Whisper.cpp on Mac OS
Your own free transcripts: how to install Whisper.cpp on Mac OS
How to install Whisper.cpp really easily for Mac OS, so you have unlimited, free, transcripts made available for everyone.
How to store all your podcast files
How to store all your podcast files
Where to keep those audio files - and what to keep; plus, the way we do it
How to get live captions for every podcast you listen to - on whatever app
How to get live captions for every podcast you listen to - on whatever app
There's a way to get live captions on almost any phone and almost any app

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News in depth

Is a Lack of Nuance in Brand Suitability Tools Demonetizing News Podcasts?
Is a Lack of Nuance in Brand Suitability Tools Demonetizing News Podcasts?
Is there a negative impact from keyword-based brand suitability measures? And what news podcasts could be falsely flagged?
Our recommendations for a new podcast app to replace Google Podcasts and Stitcher
Our recommendations for a new podcast app to replace Google Podcasts and Stitcher
Two big podcast apps, Stitcher and Google Podcasts, have both gone away. So what's the app most like those if you want to keep listening?
Do we know how to monetise limited-run audio series?
Do we know how to monetise limited-run audio series?
Any limited run series is competing at a disadvantage against such shows within the “free-to-download” advertiser-funded business model, suggests John Scott Dryden.
A week of podcast data shows Spotify’s dominance
A week of podcast data shows Spotify’s dominance
We take a look at global download data from OP3 and uncover fascinating differences between countries for podcast consumption
A full test: how do show notes display in podcast apps?
A full test: how do show notes display in podcast apps?
Podcast show notes display, it turns out, in many different ways in over 40 different apps we tested. Here's what to do to make sure they work best.

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Reviews

Review: The Lewitt Audio Ray - a microphone with laser-powered autofocus
Review: The Lewitt Audio Ray - a microphone with laser-powered autofocus
This microphone has a sensor in it which works well to maintain a consistent sound

History

The history of the word 'Podcast'
The history of the word 'Podcast'
Who invented the word? And who was responsible for getting it used by the community? A full history, with audio, looking at the words used for on-demand audio via RSS.
The Story of the First Podcast Feed
The Story of the First Podcast Feed
When was the first podcast feed produced - and what is the history of the first podcast?
The Last Yard - the blog post that started it all
The Last Yard - the blog post that started it all
The original blog post from Adam Curry that gave birth to podcasting
Was Robin Williams the first podcaster?
Was Robin Williams the first podcaster?
Was the actor and comedian Robin Williams an early podcaster - even before the name was invented?
The history of podcasting in the UK
The history of podcasting in the UK
How did podcasting get going in the country? And is it really just about the BBC?

Resources

Github repositories for podcast app and website developers
Github repositories for podcast app and website developers
From badges to user agents, there are a lot of regularly updated community Github repos out there.
What to know when applying for a job in podcasting
What to know when applying for a job in podcasting
Hints and tips as to how to get the best out of our jobs board
Podcast market data for your presentations
Podcast market data for your presentations
Slides with market data to use in your presentations
Our podcast sample
Our podcast sample
We mention our podcast sample quite a bit here. What is it? And why isn't it a perfect sample?
Insecure feeds and audio, and identifiable domains: you don't want them
Insecure feeds and audio, and identifiable domains: you don't want them
Insecure feeds and things - why are they bad? Especially, what's the problem with a unique domain name?

Podcasts in Asia

Vietnam: a podcasting deep-dive
Vietnam: a podcasting deep-dive
A deep dive into the Vietnamese podcasting market, its history, and what shows will work there
Indonesia: a podcasting deep-dive
Indonesia: a podcasting deep-dive
A deep dive into the Indonesian podcasting market, and what shows will work there
Korea: a podcasting deep-dive
Korea: a podcasting deep-dive
A deep dive into the Korean podcasting market, and what shows will work there
Japan: a podcasting deep-dive
Japan: a podcasting deep-dive
A deep dive into the Japanese podcasting market, and what shows will work there
Understanding podcasts in East and South East Asia
Understanding podcasts in East and South East Asia
A focus at East and South East Asia - what podcast listeners are consuming, and what content works in a part of the world with twice the population of the US and a fast-growing podcast market.

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Resources

Google Podcasts app: an FAQ for podcasters
Google Podcasts app: an FAQ for podcasters
All you need to know about Google Podcasts, on apps, the web and smart speakers.
Is the Australian APRA mini-licence a way for podcasters to licence music?
Is the Australian APRA mini-licence a way for podcasters to licence music?
This music licence says it covers podcasting. So does that mean you can use music in your podcasts?
Podnews's Google Podcast RSS Helper
Podnews's Google Podcast RSS Helper
A bookmarklet to help people with which RSS feed Google Podcasts is using
How to get Podnews on your smart speaker every day
How to get Podnews on your smart speaker every day
How to listen to our updates every day
Podcast host migrations - who's moving where
Podcast host migrations - who's moving where
Which podcast has moved where? Who is the podcast host most podcasters are moving to? We have all the data, continuously updated.

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Submissions and Disclosures
Submissions and Disclosures
How to submit stories to Podnews; and our relevant editorial disclosures
How to submit a podcast to us for news coverage
How to submit a podcast to us for news coverage
How to get a podcast promoted in our newsletter
How Podnews can help promote a podcast
How Podnews can help promote a podcast
How we can help you promote a podcast for you or for your client with our editorial or paid-for coverage.
New Podcast Trailers
New Podcast Trailers
Looking for new podcasts to listen to? Here's all about our podcast trailer feed.
Advertising and supporting Podnews
Advertising and supporting Podnews
Want to support us - or get your company's name out there? Here are the options at Podnews.

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