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May 19, 2020

Update on the Google Podcasts Manager, the new Libsyn Support Widget, PodcastOne acquired by LiveXLive, Luminary cash troubles, the pre-obituary of Google Play Music, Podcast Addict removed from the Google Play App store and so much more! Including geographic, user agent stats and an update on pandemic downloads

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Quick Episode Summary

  • :07 Intro!
  • 2:18 PROMO 1: I Know Dino
  • 2:47 Rob and Elsie Conversation
  • Google Podcast Manager is doing great!
  • Interesting Google Podcasts stats and distribution insights with a side of Spotify
  • We have a new support widget
  • Apple sent an email! They’re in more countries!
  • PodcastsOne was acquired by LiveXLive
  • Luminary’s troubles
  • How long can an podcast episode be?
  • Do podcast listeners want more or less content?
  • Meet the Maonocaster, it’s like a Rodecaster Pro but smaller
  • A tip from Rob about your Apple Podcasts URL
  • Google Play Music’s pre-obituary
  • 3 interesting social media sites that might interest podcasters
  • 45:41 PROMO 2: Social Media Lab
  • FTP is changing on Libsyn!
  • Interesting tool that can get you your episode titles and descriptions
  • Podcast Movement is moving to October
  • Optimizing the way you show up on Apple Podcasts
  • Congrats to the show Bubble
  • 54:38UPDATE! Podcast Addict kicked out of the Google Play App Store
  • Worst emails of the week
  • Are our stats written down anywhere?
  • 1:07:21PROMO 3: Legends From The Pacific
  • Stats, stats, stats: geographic, user agent and pandemic trends
  • Where have we been?
  • Where are we going?

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Thank you to Nick from MicMe for our awesome intro!

Podcasting Articles and Links mentioned by Rob and Elsie


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