Podcast Hosting

RawVoice Releases Major WordPress Podcast Plugin Update

May 28th, 2009 | By | Category: Podcast Hosting, Podcasting, Podcasting Networks

Today podcast production and hosting company RawVoice introduced a major update to PowerPress, its podcast plugin for use with the WordPress blogging platform. The PowerPress Plugin now integrates with the RawVoice Podcast Hosting Services Platform at Blubrry.com, adding a podcast statistics summary to the user’s WordPress dashboard. The update also adds the ability to select […]

Another Quarter, Another Million: Wizzard Posts Q1 Loss

May 18th, 2009 | By | Category: Making Money with Podcasts, Podcast Hosting, Podcasting, Podcasting Networks

Podcasting network Wizzard Media announced its first-quarter figures on Friday. The bad news: the company reported a $1.3 million loss for the first quarter of 2009. Revenue is down 29 percent from the same period in 2008. The company attributed the decline to the recession and “specifically mentioned a decrease in staffing revenue within its […]

Microsoft’s Blog Site Down 12 Times As Much As WordPress, Blogger

Mar 24th, 2009 | By | Category: Podcast Hosting, Podcasting Services

If you’re looking for a hosted blog platform, you may want to avoid Microsoft’s Windows Live Spaces. According to figures released today by Royal Pingdom, Microsoft’s Windows Live Spaces is down more than 12 times as much as WordPress, Blogger and TypePad. Royal Pingdom checked nine major blogging services over a four month period to […]

Audioboo Brings Audio Blogging To The iPhone

Mar 18th, 2009 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Podcast Hosting, Podcasting, Podcasting Services, Podcasting Software

Mobilecasting update: Audioboo is a free iPhone application (App Store link) for recording and sharing audio with the world. A built-in recorder lets you create audio blogs of up to 3 minutes in length and post them to your own account on the web. You can add titles, text, geolocation info and a photo to […]

Blubrry Adds OpenID Sign-in

Mar 17th, 2009 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Podcast Hosting, Podcasting

Podcast production and hosting site Blubrry.com today announced the addition of Open ID sign-in capabilities. Open ID is an open, decentralized standard for “user authentication and access control.” In other words, it allows users to log onto many sites and services with a single digital identity. Blurbrry founder Todd Cochrane explains: “You can now login […]

Defunct Podcast Startup Podango Seeks Suitors

Feb 9th, 2009 | By | Category: Making Money with Podcasts, Podcast Hosting, Podcasting

Late last year, podcast network and hosting provider Podango shut down rather abruptly. We heard from Podango cofounder Lee Gibbons yesterday, with an update on what is happening with the Utah-based startup: I hope this message finds you well. This email is to update you on Podango’s situation. After seeking funding from both traditional and […]

Podango Wiped Off The Face Of The Internet; But At Least They Are Out Of Beta!

Jan 1st, 2009 | By | Category: Podcast Distribution, Podcast Hosting, Podcasting, Podcasting Services

\ Podcast hosting service Podango’s site has been wiped off the face of the internet.  Visit their site and you’ll get a message that they are “currently on vacation”. Podcasters hoping to recover anything from Podango’s site appear to be out of luck.  But at least their logo now shows Podango as being out of […]

blubrry Offers Podango Homeless 30 Days Of Free Podcast Hosting

Dec 28th, 2008 | By | Category: Podcast Distribution, Podcast Hosting, Podcasting Networks, Podcasting Services

blubrry has announced that it’s offering a free month of podcast hosting to podcasters left homeless by the Podango failure: We are prepared to assist the Podango podcasters by offering a step by step process and and special tool to automate the transferring of media files from Podango to the Blubrry network. In addition we […]

Podango Warns That The End Is Near

Dec 26th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Story, Podcast Distribution, Podcast Hosting, Podcasting Networks

Podcasting startup Podango has announced that its future is uncertain, attributing its situation to the current uncertainties of the financial market.

Podango is warning users to make sure they’ve got their data backed up before the end of this month.

MediaTemple The Top Host For Rockstar Bloggers

Aug 20th, 2008 | By | Category: General, Podcast Hosting

Ever wonder what the best place is to host a blog or podcast so that your site doesn’t die the first time you get on Digg? WhoIsHostingThis, a free service that lets you check where sites are hosted, tested the top 100 blogs (based on Technorati rank). They found that two hosts, Media Temple and […]