Apple creating podcasts to support their TV+ offerings, the Music Modernization Act, more into Google Podcasts and your podcast website, Rob’s new Facebook policies, DMCA takedown notices, geographic and user agent stats and we finish off with a discussion all about the whole Spotify is bigger than Apple Podcasts narrative out there!
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Quick Episode Summary
- :07 Intro!
- 3:54 PROMO 1: Disney Chat With Pixie Dust Fan
- 4:21 Rob and Elsie Conversation
- Elsie is using a cool new app called TripMode
- Go Chiefs!
- Bloomberg says that Apple is discussing making original podcasts related to programs on TV+
- A bit into Elsie’s post production
- We’re correcting something we said in the past episode about public domain recordings and we find out about the Music Modernization Act
- Do we have any suggestions on where one can look for podcasts that are looking for hosts?
- Trying to clarify more info on Google Podcasts and podcast websites
- Don’t use wav files for podcasting, use MP3s
- Rebranding a show and keeping the same feed
- Rob has a new policy about Facebook
- Rob got 7 reputation points from the Apple Podcast community from the Apple Team!
- 46:50 PROMO 2: CherryPickin’
- The issues that arise when your podcast’s name is too basic
- Congrats Jim Harold!
- Worst Email of The Week and it’s all about DMCA takedown notices
- Yep, our stats are Libsyn only shows
- 59:26 PROMO 3: Hot Flashes and Cool Topics
- Stats: geographic and and user agent stats
- Spotify, Apple Podcasts and all those articles
Featured Podcast Promos + Audio
- PROMO 1: Disney Chat With Pixie Dust Fan
- PROMO 2: CherryPickin’
- PROMO 3: Hot Flashes and Cool Topics
Thank you to Nick from MicMe for our awesome intro!
Podcasting Articles and Links mentioned by Rob and Elsie
- Our SpeakPipe Feedback page! Leave us feedback 🙂
- Apple Podcast Directory Update Issues
- Apple Plans to Bankroll Original Podcasts to Fend Off Rivals
- Apple Planning to Make Original Podcasts Promoting Its TV Shows
- Music Modernization Act
- Libsyn Supports Google’s Podcasting Strategy
- Who Offers the Fastest Podcast Hosting?
- Just What Is a Podcast, Anyway?
- Start A Podcast Series
Where is Libsyn Going? (In Real Life)
- Podcast Movement Evolutions
- National Religious Broadcasters
- NAB Las Vegas
- KC Podcaster Meet-up
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