Podcast analytics in the spotlight
December 19, 2018 · 1.3 minutes to read
Columbia Journalism Review reports on NPR's RAD podcast consumption analytics specification, claiming that it raises privacy issues.
> > Tomorrow in Podnews: what privacy issues does RAD really raise? And is it really a GDPR issue? We talk to the experts.
NPR's RAD Tag Editor, promised last week, is now live. The Hindenburg editor also allows you to set RAD tags.
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CastPlus is closing its podcast sales business. Uriel Zecharia, the company's CEO and co-founder, tells Podnews that the company is closing since it did not reach profitability.
Podcasting is media's slow food movement, says RadioPublic's Jake Shapiro in a prediction piece for 2019.
Communicorp UK, a radio broadcaster, has launched its own internal employee podcast. "Communicast is available to all of Communicorp UK’s 160 employees, who are based around the country, and will contain in-house created material to inspire staff".
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Stats and data
- Podtrac have released their "top (US) podcasts of November 2018". Serial has slipped to #2; The Daily returns to #1 (where it was in August).
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