Listen: The total number of available podcasts is now 700,000
"Charter Bill say that we've just hit a total of seven hundred thousand available podcasts. The company monitors apple podcasts. Spotify Stitcher and other podcast apps. And an interesting fact, our average lifespan in hours, his also seven hundred thousand YouTube latest misstep is to allow unscrupulous people to upload maybe your podcast and fill them with advertising. We linked to an example from I show notes and our newsletter today podcast, Helen Saltzman, successfully removed one. But now YouTube has shared her name with a copyright infringer. Who's now hassling her Bravo YouTube the BBC's annual plan has been released. BBC sounds the corporations UK only audio app is marked as one of the four priorities over the next twelve months. It's been downloaded one point eight million times so far and has one million weekly users. They also plan to add more podcasts for younger audiences. More podcast compliments to TV shows and more from Scotland Northern Ireland and Wales, and you podcasting conference for women his being crowd funded on Kickstarter. She podcasts live will take place in Atlanta, Georgia in the US on October the eleventh to the thirteenth the show in Las Vegas in early. April has more podcasting presence than ever before speakers. Rob Greenlee has tweeted all the podcast sessions at the event, and we'll be there as well. And we'd like to meet if you are to podcast ho simple cast is unveiled a new podcast distribution and analysts platform, which includes clipping for social media granular analytics and one click distribution to multiple platforms. The company has also put support for pub sub hubbub life after our piece last week allowing podcast listeners on supported platforms to see new episodes as soon as they're published. The company has also raised five million US dollars in funding. If you do a daily news podcast every day. What do you? Learn ABC news is Brad milkey has posted a piece all about that's one lesson learned talk like a freaking person and Jacobs media has published. Their tech survey two thousand nineteen a survey of radio fans across North America. The speaker live show interviewed for Jacobs about it."