Podcasting

Magellan AI Taps Experian To Improve Attribution

Magellan AI Taps Experian To Improve Attribution

• Magellan AI, the podcast analytics platform with the world’s largest database of podcast advertising data, announced a new collaboration with Experian, the world’s leading information services company.• Experian’s Identity Graph will power Attribution by Magellan AI. The new attribution platform was recently announced and will enable podcast advertisers and publishers to gain insights into … Read more

PodX Group Acquires A Majority Stake In Posta

PodX Group Acquires A Majority Stake In Posta

• PodX Group, a company committed to investing in international podcast companies and IP rights, proudly announces its first investment in Latin America through the acquisition of a majority stake in Posta, Argentina’s leading podcast production company.• As the first podcast production company to be founded in Argentina, Posta is a pioneer in the Latin … Read more

Three More Podcast Hosting Companies To Support OP3

Three More Podcast Hosting Companies To Support OP3

•Three podcast hosting companies, Podlove, podCloud, and Castopod by Ad Aures are excited to announce the support of OP3.• OP3 is a free and open-source podcast prefix analytics service committed to open data and listener privacy.• With OP3, podcasters will be able to value their analytics data, share them with the open podcasting ecosystem, track … Read more

Acast up, Audacy down

Acast up, Audacy down

• Acast released its financial report for Q3/22, with revenue at SEK 321m ($29.8m), up 21% y-on-y, or 1.9% q-on-q.• It claimed 1.3bn listens, with average revenue of SEK 0.24 per listen ($22 per thousand listens).• Acast made a loss in the quarter of SEK65m ($6m), though improved its profit margin from the previous quarter.• … Read more

Amazon parcels up ad-free podcasts for Prime users

Amazon parcels up ad-free podcasts for Prime users

In a renewed fight against Spotify, Amazon has made big changes to Amazon Music Prime, including ad-free podcasts . Included with your Prime account, the service now offers 100 million songs (on shuffle) instead of the 2 million it had before; and “the largest catalogue of ad-free top podcasts”, […] Click here to view original … Read more

LiSTNR Remains Australia’s Number One Podcast Network

LiSTNR Remains Australia’s Number One Podcast Network

LiSTNR has retained its position as Australia’s number one podcast network with more than 6.2 million monthly listeners in the October Triton Podcast Ranker. LiSTNR has nine of the top 20 podcast titles and three of Australia’s top podcasts in their genres: No. 1 comedy podcast – Hamish & […] Click here to view original … Read more

ARN’s iHeartPodcast Network Celebrates 30th Consecutive Ranker At #1

ARN’s iHeartPodcast Network Celebrates 30th Consecutive Ranker At #1

• ARN’s iHeartPodcast Network has been named Australia’s #1 podcast publisher for the 30th consecutive ranker report.• The network delivered a combined total of 5.6 million listeners (up 4%) and 26.6 million monthly downloads (up 7.5%), the highest number of downloads ever achieved in October ranker show .• ARN’s iHeartPodcast Network continues to hold half … Read more

Veritonic To Host Second Annual Audio Intelligence Summit

Veritonic To Host Second Annual Audio Intelligence Summit

• Audion, a French leader in digital audio and podcast monetization, has raised a six million euros Series A funding round from Founders Future, Elevation Capital Partners, Financière Arbevel and business angels.• In a rapidly changing global contest, digital audio is the only media that maintains a strong growth in H1 2022.• Audion is the … Read more

Audion Raises €6 Million In Series A Funding

Audion Raises €6 Million In Series A Funding

•Audion, a French leader in digital audio and podcast monetization, has raised a six million euros Series A funding round from Founders Future, Elevation Capital Partners, Financière Arbevel and business angels.• In a rapidly changing global contest, digital audio is the only media that maintains a strong growth in H1 2022.• Audion is the industry … Read more

Crowd Network Launches New Crowd Sports Division

Crowd Network Launches New Crowd Sports Division

•Crowd Network, one of the UK’s fastest growing audio-on-demand companies, has launched its latest division with a dedicated channel on the Apple Podcast app.• Crowd Sports brings together the talents of Tour de France champion and double Olympic gold medallist Grant Thomas (The Geraint Thomas Cycling Club); former world boxing champion George Groves (The George … Read more