25 September 2023 KIIS 1065 Sydney's #1 Hit Music Station. Not really. According to Tracka statistics shared by Paul Amos, the Managing Director of Xtra Insights, music makes up just 1% of the content on a typical Kyle and Jackie O breakfast show. I think you would hear more than that percentage if you listened into John Laws, or Ray Hadley.
31 July 2023 Edison Research’s Share of Ear survey measures what people listen to, for how long and where. They’ve taken a closer look at podcasting’s share of all listening by location in the US for all populations 13+ and the results are interesting.
21 July 2023 In a giant leap forward for the podcast industry, iHeartMedia and LinkedIn have announced a strategic partnership. It aims to leverage iHeartMedia's infrastructure and distribution capabilities with LinkedIn's global community, introducing new offerings to the business podcast space.
8 July 2023 So much has happened with rival social media apps and services in the last fortnight that it felt time to evaluate, check in with everyone and suggest to Mark Zuckerberg that the soon to be defunct Stitcher podcast app and website would be a good domain purchase to go with his new Threads.
6 July 2023 ABCTV made a funny, tongue in cheek video in the midst of the pandemic and lockdowns advising people to stop making podcasts because they had nothing better to do. The video is unavailable now sadly, as is, according to recent Listen Notes data, the will and time to create new audio products.
18 June 2023 Edison Research and SXM Media have studied the listening habits of just over a thousand US Gen Z (13-24) people with responses showing enthusiastic and even binge consumption, preparedness to take action on podcast advertisements and a resonance with topics they want to explore or are a unique perspective and authentic hosts.
15 June 2023 During the pandemic parents were trying to find new ways, at home, to keep their kids entertained so it’s hardly surprising that the latest Audio Publishers Association and Edison Research study shows that more US children are listening to audio books.
24 May 2023 98Five Sonshine FM in Perth has launched two new and uniquely different podcasts, What’s Up Doc? And Sandgropers, with Executive Producer and announcer at Sonshine, Leah Tindale saying, “Bespoke podcasts by community radio and media companies are long overdue.”