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Oct 19, 2021

Covering all the new Spotify Exclusives, Libsyn 4 vs Libsyn 5, Squid Games and what it has to do with podcasting, advice on changing your show name and coming back from a long hiatus, the X-fronts are almost here! And of course stats, this time covering geographic and user agents.

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Quick Episode Summary

  • :13 Intro
  • 02:54 PROMO 1: The Language of Bromance
  • 03:33 Rob and Dave conversation
  • More podcast exclusive news for Spotify! Last Podcast on The Left
  • Oh! Gimlet’s Heavyweight as well!
  • Spotify will closed for a wellness week and what you need to know if you want your show into Spotify
  • 08:11 You can use both Libsyn 4 and Libsyn 5, they are not exclusive: snippets, Canva and oh so much more
  • SQUID GAMES talk and how it applies to podcasting
  • The X-fronts! And Libsyn / Advertisecast are the Presenting Sponsor
  • Welcome Jonathan Charak, our new CFO
  • Changing your podcast name and what you should consider before you do it
  • Top strategy of what to do when you come back to podcasting after a long break
  • 26:18 PROMO 2: Based on a True Story
  • Stats spike, what’s going on?
  • Facebook Podcasts sends a bit of info into all the deets about podcasts on Facebook
  • Creative ways to market your podcast at launch
  • 38:09 What is the definition of success for your podcast?
  • 39:43 The worst email of the week, and i’ts about monetization
  • Why did they leave us?
  • The latest CPM rates from Advertisecast
  • 47:47 audio feedback about the Paris Podcast Conference
  • How you can best represent your podcast numbers
  • 53:19 PROMO 3: Making Conversations Count
  • 53:56 Stats: geographic and user agent!
  • Where have we been? And where are we going?

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