The era of explosive growth for podcast listenership is coming to an end for much of the world
Mandy van der Wal has been appointed as the new Director of Audiohuis. She will lead audio agency Audiohuis in the Netherlands. Until now, Van der Wal was Director of Video and Platforms at Mediahuis Nederland.
A particularly dynamic segment of the digital audio industry, podcasts are now a major growth area for the Group.
US bilingual and bicultural digital media platform MundoNow this summer announced the launch of a podcast network called Óyenos Audio to cater mainly to the Hispanic market.
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Among US podcast ads, pre-roll spots generated about 5% more website visits during Q2 than those in the middle of an episode.
The audio advertising market was evaluated at $31.811 billion in 2020 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.07% during the forecast period. This is according to a report by Research and Markets.
Though Maps is expected to be the next platform for ads, they could also soon arrive on Apple Podcasts and Books, among other apps.
Global audio advertising market is taking pride of place as audio becomes increasingly appealing for brand advertising since it can be presented in an open environment.
Veritonic, the industry’s comprehensive audio research and analytics platform, has announced that Ranieri & Co., the ANZ podcast company, has selected its audio Attribution solution to enable the company and its clients to accurately track and measure podcast ad performance.
Digital audio has been taking up more than an hour per day of US adults’ time since 2016, and 2022 will be another year of solid growth.
The expanded program offers career-building mentorship, training, and resources across a wide range of artistic disciplines, which now include all-new curricula in app design, podcasting, spatial audio production, and filmmaking.
The racial breakdown of monthly podcast listeners is almost identical to the spread of the US population, according to new Edison Research data.
The latest edition highlights the significant growth in podcast audiences and content, and how brands and advertisers can utilize the medium to amplify reach and ROI.
Seventy five percent of podcast listeners were happy with the purchase they had made from podcast ads, a study from Voices has shown.
As companies target ways to minimize their carbon footprints and achieve climate goals and commitments, global programmatic brands and agencies are working on carbon neutral advertising campaigns.
For many content creators, Instagram isn’t everything. In the US, 41.0% of creators run websites or blogs to reach their audiences outside of social media.
That growth has been attributed to the growing preference among individuals for mobile devices to obtain information on the go and subsequently the continued transition from desktop PCs to smartphones.
Come 2025, Spotify’s lead will widen to 13.2 million, while Apple’s growth in the sector will all but stagnate.
Taking place at Islington’s Business Design Centre on 25-26 May, The Podcast Show will see talent from across the industry come together to celebrate standout content and showcase the latest ad solutions.
As the world readies itself for the next tech revolution, consumers are struggling to adapt and understand the Metaverse phenomenon.
The holidays, in particular, drive a spike in spend and engagement. This spending however has seen a significant rise in fraudulent traffic on online video and CTV since mid-October.
Through this partnership, Triton Digital will provide Fresh Media Bulgaria with cutting-edge Dynamic Ad Insertion technology to their publishers to effortlessly control and monetize content through precision-targeted audio ads.
Global, the media and entertainment group, has acquired podcast hosting, analytics and monetization platform, Captivate.
Triton Digital®, the global technology and services provider to the digital audio and podcast industry, has announced the expansion of its Podcast Reports to Canada.
The combination of Conviva’s first-party, census-level streaming data and Experian’s unparalleled demographic data empowers publishers to easily provide advertisers with the most detailed and accurate audience insights available.
After several years of growth in share, US digital audio subscription revenues will peak at 63.9% of total digital audio revenues in 2022.
The CyberWire releases new guide to help B2B marketers take advantage of emerging opportunities in podcast advertising
Published as both an eBook and a podcast, the guide was created to help organizations advertising in the popular programs across the CyberWire Network or other podcast networks make the most of their audio marketing investment.
This latest addition to the leading Public Relations Management (PRM) software builds on Muck Rack’s initial podcaster database launch and brings even more value to the thousands of organizations around the world that rely on Muck Rack’s all-in-one solution.
Liberated Syndication Inc., LSYN or Libsyn, the industry’s podcast hosting platform and advertising marketplace, has launched its distribution partnership with Samsung to help bring podcasts under the “Listen” tab within the Samsung Free application.
Audacy and Cumulus Meida have announced a content distribution partnership that brings Cumulus’s 413 radio stations and portfolio of podcasts to the Audacy digital platform.
Futuri, the provider of AI-driven audience engagement and sales intelligence solutions for broadcasters, has announced the launch of AdMatic™, a revolutionary system that helps podcast platforms and creators make their content more discoverable and monetizable.
AdsWizz, the global player in digital audio and podcast advertising solutions, has expanded its tools with a new attribution solution.
Listeners in more than 170 countries and regions can purchase subscriptions for individual shows and groups of shows through channels, making it easy to support their favourite creators, enjoy new content, and unlock additional benefits such as ad-free listening and early access, directly on Apple Podcasts.
The average time a US adult spends on various media platforms has been on unprecedented rise in recent years, particularly at the height of the pandemic.
Spotify and MAGNA have released a study, “Digital Audio Expansiveness: Growing Landscape & Opportunities,” showing how closely podcast listening mirrors television viewing habits.
Brands keen on growing their offerings while strengthening clients’ portfolio are going the acquisition and mergers way in what is creating a win-win situation with their rivals.
Streaming services are entering more niche markets. Consumers can choose to stick to mainstream platforms like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon and the breadth they offer or they can go deep in services like Screambox and Shudder.
This robust slate will super serve consumers across comedy, news, true crime, sports, kids, entertainment, and music, reinforcing the company’s strategy to create premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide.
The role of technology across various industries from media, advertising and marketing remains pivotal as companies increasingly invest in digital campaigns, online solutions and partnerships.
With this new offering, Nielsen is building on its current podcast ad effectiveness solution to include the ability to measure digitally inserted ads in a live podcasting setting.
VICE Audio, the audio storytelling division of VICE Media Group, has announced the launch of two new podcast series: “Strongman”, and “The Crisis,” released in both English and Spanish.
Early when the coronavirus pandemic started, digital audio took a huge hit in user engagement and in the amount of time listeners were spending with the medium.
A pandemic-disrupted 2020 led to even more time spent with digital media than anticipated. Data from eMarketer shows that US adults spent an average of 7 hours, 50 minutes (7:50) per day with digital last year.
Spotify Technology, the global audio streaming subscription service, has announced that the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Megaphone.
Targetspot, an international specialist in digital audio solutions, announces the appointment of Brian Benedik, a recognized leader in the digital audio monetization space, as Strategic Advisor.
As podcasting consumption has grown worldwide, so has the trend of podcasts serving as the source material for movies, TV shows, and news broadcasts for an always-on audio medium.
Rainshine and UK's Five Fifty Five partner to develop, produce extraordinary stories for audiences worldwide
Rainshine Entertainment and Five Fifty Five announced a strategic joint venture, where the two companies will work together to develop, produce, and distribute extraordinary content.
Disney+, the highly anticipated streaming service from The Walt Disney Company, has launched in Portugal, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Belgium and Luxembourg.