7 August 2023 Australian true crime podcast Wanted has launched, with One Minute Remaining host Jack Laurence interviewing people who have been, or are currently, wanted by authorities in connection with alleged criminal activities.
26 July 2023 With podcasting allowing advertisers to better target their audience, Veritonic, the industry’s comprehensive audio analytics and research platform, and Acast have partnered to analyse commonalities and differences in how this advertising plays out worldwide.
19 July 2023 Podcasts are also increasingly valuing the music that accompanies the conversation, with Joe Gould’s debut album Nobody Joins a Cult, the first example I can think of where compositions were specifically created for Sarah Steel’s Let’s Talk About Sects, an independent Australian podcast which takes a deep dive into one cult per episode.
30 June 2023 If you are having reservations about using AI in your podcast creation, don’t. A new Acast survey indicates that listeners are supportive of this new technology towards making content more accessible and a better listening experience.
28 June 2023 Acast continue to provide tailored options for Australian podcasters and advertisers. After allowing advertisers to utilise their first-party data towards more effective campaigns, they are now expanding their self-serve podcast advertising platform to let advertisers buy host-read sponsorships across the Acast Marketplace.