Posts Tagged ‘ Making Money with Podcasts ’

New Study Proves The Obvious: People Will Sit Through Ads To Get Free Internet TV

Jul 25th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Making Money with Podcasts, Video

Despite the success of Hulu, a lot of people seem to be struggling with the simple idea that people want free, ad-supported Internet television. A new survey may help change that. The survey (Ipsos) found that three out of four people are willing to watch some ads in exchange for free TV shows and movies. […]

Wizzard Explains Why It’s Bullish On Podcasting & RSS

Jul 18th, 2008 | By | Category: Making Money with Podcasts, New Media Organizations, Podcast Distribution, Podcasting Networks, Podcasting Services

In an unusual letter to its shareholders, podcasting mega service Wizzard Software explains why it’s bullish on the prospects for podcasting: Wizzard has surprised many people by becoming the largest distributor of digital media via RSS (podcasting). While many other companies took the route of launching online video websites and treating RSS distribution as nothing […]

Wine Library TV’s Gary Vaynerchuk Tells All, Launches New Revision 3 Show & Reveals The Juicy Secrets

Jun 23rd, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Story, General, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting, Video, Video Podcasts

A midlife crisis inspired Gary Vaynerchuk to start his video podcast, Wine Library TV, which is primarily about wine, but also about action figures, the New York Jets, thunder, and Vaynerchuk himself and his quirky onscreen persona.

That quirky persona and unpretentious wine expertise has propelled “Gary Vee” to popularity on the Internet and in the mainstream media, leading to television appearances on “Ellen”, “Late Night With Conan O’Brien” and other shows. More recently, Gary Vee has authored a book, Gary Vaynerchuk’s 101 Wines: Guaranteed to Inspire, Delight, and Bring Thunder to Your World.

Podcasting News’ Publisher, Elisabeth McLaury Lewin, sat down with Vaynerchuk this weekend for an exclusive interview, which looks at how he got into podcasting, using podcasts to establish a person brand, great wines for flood cleanup and a few secrets, along the way.

Pods and Blogs Nabs Podfather Interview

May 20th, 2008 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, General, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcast Distribution, Video, Video Podcasts

Our friend, radio producer Chris Vallance, sent word that he had recently interviewed PodShow – er, Mevio – executive Adam Curry for his BBC Radio Five Live Pods and Blogs program. Our regular readers will remember that Mevio co-founder and Chief Executive Ron Bloom raised eyebrows last month by explaining that the reason for the […]

Todd Cochrane: Raw Opinions On The State Of Podcasting

May 8th, 2008 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, General, Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting Networks, Video Podcasts

Todd Cochrane is the CEO of Raw Voice, a longtime podcaster at Geek News Central and helps connect podcasters with advertisers via his Blubrry podcast network. He’s also known for having strong opinions, on topics ranging from the PodShow/Mevio name change to the quality of podcasters’ RSS feeds. I asked Todd about his perspective on […]

Ready To Sell Out?

May 5th, 2008 | By | Category: Making Money with Podcasts, Video Podcasts, Vlogs

Storybids today announced the launch of a product placement marketplace, where online video content creators can get paid to feature physical products in their user-generated videos, serial mini-dramas, videoblogs and webisodes. Yep – now you can do a product placement sell-out like the big guys. Advertisers can use Storybids’ searching capabilities to find video creators […]

Podcast Ads 7 Times As Effective As Television Ads

Apr 24th, 2008 | By | Category: Making Money with Podcasts, Podcasting Research

New data from Podtrac and TNS suggests that podcasts may be a much more powerful advertising platform than television. The companies studied podcast advertising from February 2006 to March 2008 across multiple product categories and ad types. Unaided awareness for podcast ads was 68%, compared with 21% for streaming video and 10% for television. ““The […]

ADM Announces Proposed Advertising Standards

Apr 17th, 2008 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Digital Music, Digital Video Downloads, General, How to Podcast, Internet TV, Making Money with Podcasts, New Media Organizations, Video, Video Podcasts

The Association for Downloadable Media, an industry group focusing on podcasting and new media, today unveiled proposed advertising standards for use with downloadable media. The proposed ad units are offered with an eye toward making negotiations smoother between content creators and advertisers. The proposed standards were presented Wednesday morning in an ADM forum at the […]

South Park On Monetizing Internet Media

Apr 9th, 2008 | By | Category: Making Money with Podcasts

Can you argue with that?

Paul Colligan Offers ‘Podcast Secrets’ Workshop

Apr 1st, 2008 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Making Money with Podcasts

Longtime podcaster (Profitable Podcasting, Podcast Tools and Marketing Online Live) and author Paul Colligan informs us that he is launching the second round of his Podcast Secrets series with a paid ($20) preview call the evening of April 2.  One of the key points to be covered in the preview call is Colligan’s strong argument […]