Podcasting Services

WordPress Top Platform For New Media

Jan 16th, 2009 | By | Category: Podcasting Services, Podcasting Software

Royal Pingdom has released stats that show the free blogging platform WordPress is the most popular platform for blogs and new media.  They ranked the Technorati top 100 blogs, investigated what blog platforms they are using and found that WordPress has more than twice as many blogs in the top 100 as Movable Type, the blog platform […]

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 […]

Paul Colligan: Own Your Own Media

Dec 27th, 2008 | By | Category: Podcast Distribution, Podcasting Networks, Podcasting Services

New media pundit Paul Colligan has some interesting comments for podcasters today, in response to Podango’s shutdown announcement: If you are a Podcaster on Podango (or any other site that has their domain name (not yours)), now is the time to own the very media you’ve worked so hard to create. If you use any […]

Amazon Wants To Speed Up Your Site

Nov 18th, 2008 | By | Category: Podcasting Services

Amazon today announced a new service, Amazon CloudFront, that promises to speed up your site.  It’s a simple pay-as-you-go content delivery network that offers to deliver your content to people, with Amazon-scale service, but without big upfront costs.  Amazon has a network of “edge” network locations that it can automatically distribute your content to. These […]

VoloMedia Launches Podcast Metric for iTunes

Oct 21st, 2008 | By | Category: Podcasting Research, Podcasting Services, Podcasting Statistics

Startup digital advertising and technology firm VoloMedia has launched a new version of podcast advertising tracking plug-in that is compatible with Apple’s iTunes. VoloMedia, formerly PodBridge, has created downloadable software that is designed to measure audience activity, such as how many people listen to a particularly podcast. The program also works as an ad-serving platform, letting […]

Raw Voice Intros Ad Campaign Management System

Oct 18th, 2008 | By | Category: Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting Services

Raw Voice CEO Todd Cochrane has introduced the company’s Podcast Advertising Campaign Management System (PACMS), a tool for managing podcast campaigns from proposal to completion. Cochrane explains how it works: “A podcast advertising campaign typically starts with a request for proposal (RFP) from a media buyer or advertiser. With the RawVoice PACMS, we enter the […]

The Top 25 Podcasts On The Zune

Oct 9th, 2008 | By | Category: General, iPods & Portable Media Players, Podcast Distribution, Podcasting Services

According to Microsoft Zune guru Rob Greenlee, there’s been “a huge jump in podcast interest in the Zune Podcast Marketplace Software.” “This is an annual rite of passage, that summer is the time when podcast usage dips and then it comes stampeding back in the Fall and Winter,” explains Greenlee. “This year is no exception […]

YouTube Update Shows You The Hottest Scenes In Your Videos

Sep 30th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Podcasting Services, Podcasting Software, Streaming Video, Video

Google today announced updates to YouTube Insight’s analytics, adding a new feature, “Hot Spots”, that shows you the hottest scenes in your videos and also what’s not so hot.  The Hot Spots tab in Insight plays your video alongside a graph that shows the ups-and-downs of viewership at different moments within the video. Google determine […]

Amazon Wants To Speed Up Your Website

Sep 18th, 2008 | By | Category: General, Podcasting Services

Amazon has announced plans for a content deliver network – a network designed to speed up the delivery of content on your Website – that will be easy to use and pay-as-you-go.  A content delivery network is a distributed network of servers that put copies of your content close to end-users. For example, if someone […]