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Nine Evolutions of Podcasting In 2017

Predicting the coming year of podcasting is a little more challenging than usual because, in my mind, the 13-year-old medium has been maturing very fast. Unfortunately, growth and innovation will be slow in coming this next year.

“It is true that podcasting’s best days are ahead and we do have many developing trends that will enable the medium to grow its creators and listeners.”

For a little perspective, the podcasting medium was a revolution when it began between 2004 through 2007.  Since then, podcasting has been chugging along at a slow, unrevolutionary but steady growth trajectory for many years.  It is true that podcasting awareness and listening grew a little faster over the past 2 years with the heightened media coverage of the reality and fictional storytelling podcasts.

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How to Be a Great Podcast Host – Spreaker Live Show #79


In episode #79 of the Spreaker Live Show, streamed on Wednesday, September 7th, we discussed three important podcasting topics with Spreaker Head of Content, Rob Greenlee:

  • How To Be A Great Podcast Host
  • The Benefits Of Transcribing Your Podcast’s Audio
  • The Newly Released IAB Podcast Ad Metric Guidelines

Read more to see show notes and links discussed in this 52 minute episode.

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Mobile Podcast Recording with Spreaker Studio and Corey Coates – Spreaker Live Show #52


In this new Spreaker Live Show episode 52, we deep dive into the great features of the FREE “Spreaker Studio for Mobile iOS/Android apps” and guest interview with Podfly’s and The Podcast Producer series host Corey Coates. 

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Spreaker will be at NAB Show!

NAB Show 2016, the trade show produced by the National Association of Broadcasters, will take place in Las Vegas from April 16-21. More than 103,000 media and entertainment professionals from 160+ countries will be part of it, and we’re excited to be there, too!

Of course, we’ll focus on radio, podcasting and audio content events, so don’t miss your chance to follow up with CEO Francesco Baschieri and Head of Content Rob Greenlee. Here’s the schedule:

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Faith-based Podcasting – Spreaker Live Show #46

In episode 46 of the Spreaker Live Show we focus on faith-based podcasting and the question “Is local community based church attendance being replaced or added to by podcasts?”.

We are joined on the show by Dr. Jerry Johnson, President and CEO, National Religious Broadcasters (NRB.org). Religion topic podcasts make up the largest number of series shows in the podcasting space today at places like Spreaker and iTunes.

The topics discussed from this February 17th, 2016 episode are also about the National Religious Broadcaster’s Proclaim16 Convention (NRBConvention.com) that took place Feb 22-26, 20016 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Click read more to see the specific topics and links discussed in this 25 minute interview.

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Come meet Spreaker at NRB’s Proclaim16!


We’re excited to announce that Spreaker will be attending and exhibiting at NRB’s Proclaim16 Christian International Media Convention in Nashville, Tennessee!

Faith-based podcasting is one of the largest genres in podcasting today, and from February 22nd to the 26th we’ll be in the thick of it, mingling with thousands of Christian communicators – from broadcasters to producers.

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Music in Podcasts, Aaron Roden, Air-Raid Podcast – Spreaker Live Show #45

Spreaker Live Show host and Head of Content Rob Greenlee answers comments and listener discussion about the new controversial podcasting research calledPodcasting at a Crossroadsand discusses Music in Podcasts with Aaron Roden, Host of theAir-Raid Podcastsince 2010 and now part of the Adore.fm Podcast Network in episode 45 from Feb 10th, 2016.

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Podcasting at a Crossroads, Dave Van Dyke, Bridge Ratings – Spreaker Live Show #44

Spreaker Live Show host and Head of Content Rob Greenlee discusses new controversial podcasting research calledPodcasting at a Crossroads“.  

This Spreaker Live Show #44 is from Feb 3rd, 2016 with guest Dave Van Dyke, President of Bridge Ratings and long-time radio industry station manager and consultant to the industry. Bridge Ratings provides guidance research services to media companies and investment firms seeking immediate and timely behavioral data related to media use.

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Spreaker Live Show #42: Growth Hacking Podcasting, Geoff Colon, Microsoft Emerging Social Media

Here is another episode of the Spreaker Live Show ,#42. Our Head of Content Rob Greenlee’s guest on January 20th, was Geoffrey Colon, Group Product Marketing Manager and Social Data Subject Matter Expert at Microsoft and podcast host of Disruptive FM on Spreaker.

In his Microsoft role, Geoffrey leads a scrum team of hybrid creative and analytical marketers who create, execute and measure digitally-driven communications to help drive education and adoption of Microsoft Search Advertising products. Geoffrey was VP of Digital Strategy at Ogilvy & Mather in New York City.

Geoffrey is host of the weekly marketing podcast for eccentric minds called Disruptive FM on Spreaker, producer and host of the video series “#AdHacks” and The Disruptive Marketer, is a LinkedIn influencer, and blogs regularly on Medium, DisruptiveMarketer.net and the Microsoft Search Advertising blog.

Colon’s first book Disruptive Marketing: What Growth Hackers, Data Punks, And Other Hybrid Thinkers Can Teach Us About Navigating The New Normal is due to be released on August 15, 2016 on AMACOM Books

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Spreaker Live Show #38: Podcasting in Europe, Karin Hoegh, Podcasting Consultant, Podconsult.dk

ksrinhoegh-222x444In this weeks 29 minute pre-recorded “Spreaker Live Show” episode #38. We speak with Karin Hoegh, a very long-time Podcast Consultant at Podconsult.dk/english out of Denmark. Karin is very well known in the podcasting community and has been a vocal advocate for podcasts in Europe for many year. She joined me on the show from Copenhagen to give her real world experience around Podcasting in Europe. Karin has been a very active representative of the podcasting in Denmark since the very early days of Podcasting and has been a regular attendee of many podcasting conferences in the USA.

Show Discussion Topics:

  • She offers her impression of the podcasting market in Denmark and in other parts of Europe?
  • What are you seeing around podcasting awareness and listenership and new content growth in Europe?
  • We discuss my experience at a Podcaster Meetup in Barcelona, Spain a week ago and how all the podcasters spoke in their podcasts using Spanish, but agreed that the most popular podcasts people listen to in Spain are in English.
  • We discuss how podcasts are listened to or created by a very numbers of people in Europe and most yet do not know what a podcast is or care.
  • Will European media ever get excited about podcasting, like what the USA media has done because of “Serial” here in the USA?
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