Archive for June, 2006

Podcasting Takes a Bite out of the FM Dial : Bridge Ratings

Thursday, June 29th, 2006

According to a story posted on FMBQ (Radio Industry News), digital media is taking a bite out of terrestrial radio with content consumers using podcsating, p2p, internet radio and other methods as opposed to tuning in to the FM or AM stations. Bridge Ratings has released a survey of 4000 radio listeners to see how […]

PodShow Opens Up to Pre-Registration

Tuesday, June 27th, 2006

Today PodShow made a few updates to their homepage, but they were important ones! You finally have a way to pre-register for an account on the PodShow+ website and the PDN. If you are interested in being one of the first people to be contacted to join PodShow+ … go sign up now! There are […]

CNN Gets It! Creating Content for Podcasts, Not Recycling Broadcasts

Wednesday, June 21st, 2006

Well it is finally happening. All the preaching from the early days of podcasting and a major corporation not only understands it, but they seem to be fully supporting it (from what I can tell). I am talking about creating original content for a podcast and not just recycling traditional audio/video broadcasts and calling it […]

How to Podcast with Skype : Vitamin Features

Monday, June 19th, 2006

Ever wonder how to record a podcast and interview another person who may not be sitting right next to you? This is the case for many podcasters, and a lot of people turn to the powerful (and mostly free) application Skype to have conversations with people around the world. However, recording these conversations for inclusion […]

Podcast Alley & PodShow Feature Podcasts on Nokia Phones

Thursday, June 15th, 2006

With the release of the Nokia N91 phone came an even more important announcement (at least to the podcasting community). Nokia has also decided to include a podcasting client featuring the PodShow Top 10, Podcast Alley Picks and podcasts from Digital Podcast as well. It is now in beta testing and is claiming to work […]

MyChingo Introduces Free Audio Comment System

Thursday, June 15th, 2006

Have you wanted a way for people to be able to leave you audio comments online without all the hassle? MyChingo may have your answer. Through their new service podcast listeners can leave up to 2 minute audio comments for their favorite podcasts! From their Press Release: Record up to two minutes of audio without […]

Make an Advertisement, Win $2000 : PodShow and Eathlink Advertising Challenge

Thursday, June 8th, 2006

I wanted to let everyone know that there is a great initiative launched by PodShow that you have the opportunity to be a part of. Working with our partner, EarthLink, PodShow is currently running a challenge to see who can create the most innovative piece of audio advertising. PodShow wants to show Earthlink fresh and […]

Ping iTunes When you Post a New Episode

Sunday, June 4th, 2006

Somehow I overlooked this detail when I read over the iTunes specifications all those times. It seems you can ping iTunes to update your podcast everytime you post a new episode to your blog. I never knew this before, and quite honestly, I don’t think I have even heard anyone talk about this before, but […]

Podcasting in a Comic

Saturday, June 3rd, 2006

I’m not sure if this comic makes sense to anyone, but it popped up when i was browsing a few different comics this weekend so I thought I would share it. Here is the original authors site.