Posts Tagged ‘ making money with podcasting ’

Wizzard Media: 1.2 Billion Podcasts Served

Jan 22nd, 2009 | By | Category: Making Money with Podcasts, Podcast Distribution, Podcasting, Podcasting Networks

Podcasting network Wizzard Media announced today that it fielded an unprecedented 1.2 billion podcast download requests, averaging of 3.04 million requests for podcast episodes per day, in 2008. Wizzard is comprised of podcast-hosting services Libsyn, Switchpod and Blast Podcast. The total monthly unique audience size grew by over 100% across the Wizzard Network, from 7 […]

End of An Era? New Media Expo Founder On Selling Show To Blog World Expo

Jan 10th, 2009 | By | Category: Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting, Video

Video director and new media pundit Tim Street was at MacWorld this week, where he interviewed New Media Expo founder Tim Bourquin about his recent decision to sell the NME (formerly the Podcast and Portable Media Expo) to the organizers of the Blog World Expo. The combined show will be called the Blog World and […]

Vintage Podcast Academy Recordings Available Today Only

Jan 9th, 2009 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, How to Podcast, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting, Podcasting Hardware, Podcasting Networks

Michael Geoghegan, veteran podcaster, author and co founder of training seminar series The Podcast Academy, is offering download access to the complete recordings for Podcast Academy #1. The catch? The podcast recordings, long out of circulation, are available for today only, only to visitors who complete a quick 10-question survey. The first Podcast Academy was […]

The Business Value of Podcasting

Dec 26th, 2008 | By | Category: Making Money with Podcasts, Podcast Quickies, Podcasting Events

via PNME 2007: A discussion by John Havens of BlogTalkRadio and Paolo Tosolini of Microsoft on The Business Value of Podcasting and New Media for Corporate Organizations. Description: Although the number of podcasts being produced by organizations like IBM, GE, and BMW continue to proliferate, many businesses have not bought into the value and potential return on investment for podcasting at […]

Future Still Bright For Ad-Supported New Media

Nov 20th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Making Money with Podcasts, Video

  The Interactive Advertising Bureau and PricewaterhouseCoopers today released their latest numbers on Internet ad revenues, and things actually look pretty good for ad-supported new media:   Internet advertising revenues reached almost $5.9 billion for the third quarter of 2008, representing an 11 percent increase over the same period in 2007. “A weakening economy will continue to […]

Podcast Leads To ABC News Job

Aug 28th, 2008 | By | Category: Corporate Podcasts, General, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting

Like to turn your experience with podcasting into a sweet new media job? Check out the experiences of podcaster and new media guy Dan Patterson. He’s translated his experience with producing the Creepy Sleepy podcast, along with work as a correspondent and social media evangelist for the Talk Radio News Service, into a new gig […]

Internet Video Producers Making Money, Averaging $12 Per 1,000 Views

Aug 7th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting Research, Podcasting Statistics, Video

Internet video producers are making money and averaging more than $12 per 1,000 views, according to a Web Video Study (pdf) by video distribution platform TubeMogul. Here are some of the highlights of the survey: More than half (51.1%) of those surveyed are making money with their videos. Of those that are monetizing their videos, […]

Exclusive: Andrew Baron On Rocketboom’s 7-Figure Deal With Sony

Aug 5th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Story, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting, Video, Video Podcasts

Rocketboom has announced a big distribution and advertising deal with Sony Pictures, giving the daily video blog exposure and promotion across all of Sony’s IP universe: via PS/3, Bravia TV and Crackle.

We talked with Rocketboom creator Andrew Michael Baron about the deal, the future of Rocketboom and more.

Hulu Building Profitable Business On Long Tail Television

Jul 1st, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Story, Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video

Silicon Alley Advisor’s Michael Learmonth has an interesting analysis today about Hulu – calling it a consumer success, but still a small business.

“On the low end, we estimate that will generate close to the revenue generated by, say, which is said to generate “tens of millions” in revenue this year. On the high end, Hulu would net $90 million in gross ad sales — in the same league as some estimates for YouTube.”

It’s a good analysis – but Learmonth misses a key difference between Hulu and YouTube….

Advertisers Begin To Target Podcasts

Jun 21st, 2008 | By | Category: Making Money with Podcasts

If you’re trying to make money with your podcast, Pete Barlas at has good news for you. According to Barlas, “more advertisers are starting to spread their ad dollars to audio and video podcasts in an attempt to reach certain consumers.” Investors is bullish on the prospects for podcast advertising: Podcast ad revenue represents […]