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May 7, 2024

Re-certified for IAB metrics to V2.1, discussing the State of Podcast Agencies, talk about the best naming conventions, the power of shout-outs and how to make Apple Podcasts better. Plus, stats, the lastest geographic and user agent download data, and updated Podcast Advertising Rates. Also, featuring all kinds of awesome audio feedback from you. Big love to those that did send that audio feedback ❤

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Quick Episode Summary

  • (2:38) PROMO 1: Video Fuzzy
  • (3:34) Rob and Elsie conversation
  • (7:23) We are re-certified for IAB metrics to V2.1
  • (12:08) Chatting about the State of Podcasting Agencies report
  • (16:36) Libsyn at the IAB Upfronts 2024!
  • (20:37) A quickie email from the Apple Podcasts team
  • (22:13) Is YouTube the only destination that requires naked links?
  • (29:04) It won't be so hard to install Audio Hijack anymore! Have you given it a go?
  • (34:41) Elsie shares a conversion rate from the podcast to a sign up
  • (40:18) Thoughts on the best ways to name and number your podcast episodes
  • (49:04) AUDIO FEEDBACK: the power of the shout-out and feedback on the Apple Podcasts subscription feature
  • (53:31) AUDIO FEEDBACK: doing better with acronyms is good for all!
  • (54:47) We will report on anything podcasting relevant released at the Apple Event
  • (56:49) PROMO 2: Legends From The Pacific, Episode 14
  • (57:32) Stats: geographic and user agent download numbers
  • (1:06:09) The latest Podcast Advertising Rates
  • (1:08:25) Where have we been and where are we going?

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Where have we been and where are we going

Thank you to Nick from MicMe for our awesome intro!

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