birthed the radio star: Local newspapers are hoping online radio
can be a growth area
Despite slow audience and revenue growth, a handful of newspapers
are optimistic about the future of Internet radio.
and Cons of Podcasting
The explosive popularity of the podcast was surprising to
non-podcast listeners, but it should not have been. Edison Researchs
Fall 2014 Share of Ear study shows that podcastings popularity
continues to surge. Edisons study found that total share
of ear of podcasting, amongst all Americans, increased by
18 percent in six months.
is the Right Age of Cell Phone?
It is generally accepted that most young people own and
use cell phones, but how young is too young? Unfortunately,
there is no magic number or formula that resolves the question
of when your child should be given a cell phone.
is the Right Age for a Cell Phone
Podcasting is on a growth trajectory and should
be one of things you want to learn more about this year.
Reasons Every Entrepreneur Needs to Podcast
The number of active mobile devices now exceeds the number
of people living on Earth. Technology has become truly ubiquitous
-- which is great news if you are an entrepreneur trying to
raise your awareness and get your message out to the world.
your Podcast have a Transcript?
An article on the Moz blog underscores my thoughts regarding
SEO: Podcasts embedded into webpages are not good content in
the eyes of a search engine because they are not crawlable!
Search engines, at the moment, can not understand audio, video,
or images, which makes posts centered around these media assets
more difficult to rank.
Ways to Make Your Listeners Love Your Podcast
Does your audience love your podcast? Do they love you?
Here’s how to earn the love of your podcast listeners to grow
Your Podcast Stand Out
Podcasts are relatively inexpensive to create, as a result,
and the quality in published podcasts is extremely diverse.
Corporate podcasts can be very polished audio productions while
hobbyist experimenting with podcasts may have dogs barking and
children's screaming in the background.
After all it is the content that matters right?
Your Podcast Stand Out
I know podcasting is experiencing a resurgence because the
Internet says so. The number of blog posts and online articles
proclaiming an explosion in the popularity or quality or financial
success of podcasts since the fall of 2014 has been really astonishing.
Here is what you need to know about the podcasting resurgence.
Podcasting Directory - Podcaster
Harness the power of audio, and dive into a large and deep
market by starting your very own podcast. Yes, that is right…
A podcast. Despite being Oh, so 2005, according to Time,
it is one of the best avenues for growing your audience, building
strong customer relationships, and positioning your company.
for Podcasting Awards
Nominations for Podcasting
Technical Podcasts – Learn On The Go
If, like me, you have a relatively long commute into work [30
minutes or more], there are many excellent ways that you can
utilize this time.
Learned After 80 Interviews
Here are the most important things I learned. I can’t
specify which person I learned what from. It hurts my head when
I think about it because many of the 80 said the exact same
thing about how they ended up where they were.
Here is some of what they said:
A) A life is measured in decades.
How to Generate Revenue From Your Podcast
Most of the methods for generating revenue from a podcast are
actually quite straight-forward.
3. Affiliate Marketing
4. Direct Sales
With interest in podcasting at an unprecedented high, the
medium needs to hang onto that momentum in 2015. That means
new listeners attracted by Serial–or attracted by all the
hype–need to find other shows to tide them over until season
two comes out, and they need to be able to find and listen to
those podcasts without enduring too much hassle.
Reasons Why Podcasting is a Cross-Channel Content Powerhouse
Podcasting Goes Deep
For content creators and all who create podcasts, podcasting
is a barrier-less medium with no bottom. You can learn about
virtually anything and anyone on podcasts because they have
no format. You want to do a one hour podcast on how butterflies
mate, go for it. There is an audience for just about every subject.
And one thing proven in marketing today is the deeper you go
on a subject, the more value you create for your audience. This
value turns into trust and ultimately sales.
The key? Storytelling. Podcasting is a format where stories
can be told. With no limitations on your language or intellect,
it brings the campfire to anywhere in the world.
of the Best Podcasts for 2015
The DIY radio of the Internet is now a bona fide medium,
heard by an estimated 39 million Americans a month.
To celebrate the format’s true coming of age—it is indeed
golden— our very own obsessive pod people are telling
you what you must hear in the new year.