Daily updates for the podcast and on-demand audio industry
August 9, 2017
How much are (US) audio producers earning? The results from an anonymous salary sharing project. Public media pay way less than podcast companies.
Podtrac publish their top podcast publishers for July - for the top ten publishers, 4% global growth month-on-month, 60% global growth year-on-year.
Podtrac also publish their top podcasts for June. US-only. S-Town still going strong.
Echo - a new app where you can see what podcasts your friends use. Not a podcast player. iOS only. Has an API planned which might give data for podcasters.
HotPod is published, issue 131. Covers fundraising, investment, and an interesting story about ad-free podcasts in the UK (thanks to the BBC) slowing the advertising industry.
Another day, another service to make audio files into video files. This time, it's Anchor, the app that appears to either be rapidly expanding or has a damn good PR team.
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