Listen: Infinite Dial Canada 2019 Released in Full
"The latest from pod news dot net. The infinite dial Canada, two one thousand nine hundred study which we previewed earlier this month is now available to download in full the study from Edison research says that thirty six percent of Canadians aged over eighteen listens to a podcast in the last month. Spotify has published a good look at the podcasting industry on their Spotify for brands website with lots of statistics and detail. It's almost a month since luminary launched. And in an E mail seen by pod news today since to a subscriber they say as one of our first premium subscribers we want to say, thank you. Bye extending your free trial periods to three months. It's unclear whether this is a targeted offer or something for everyone. Poltrak is changing their measurement algorithm. Our blog post appears to indicate that they're undergoing official AB compliance, on warns you should expect to see your download numbers decrease to be consistent with the new guy. Lines a contract claimed last July that their figures were always have been consistent with the podcast, metric guidelines, but say this change is due to quote, more coalescing around specific interpretations of the guidelines in the industry at the end of last year we highlighted the pod tracks figures were about twenty seven percent higher than blueberries who were awarded IB certification in early December. The new still Paik methodology from pod track has been applied to their opt in self selecting April two thousand nineteen statistics the effect appears to be a drop of around twenty percent for streams and downloads for the top three publishes, which remain number one. This is NPR number two. And number three iheartradio, only studio has rolled out full support for web sub so podcasters using the platform. We'll see new episodes appearing instantly in podcast apps that support it like Google. Casts or swooped podcast, host, megaphone. Oh, also supports the web sub-standard apple have removed. The words listen on issues from their podcast pages preferring now to use. Listen on apple podcasts. This is the surest indicator, yet, that they plan to build an apple podcasts desktop app for the next iteration of MAC OS. You probably don't want new podcast newsletter. But if you did fiction podcast weekly might be for you. If you're involved in the world of audio fiction, audio drama and sound storytelling, it's free to sign up. There's a link from our episode notes, or from our newsletter today, and in podcasts, we highlight a number of them, including photo business. Help new podcast from Natalie Jennings promising to teach affective strategies to tackle productivity organization, and content creation and this strategy arrest. A podcast from the George W Bush institute and they. They have snatched, a well-known guest for their first ever appearance on a podcast, George W Bush himself, as he says, it's hard to be up. Well, he might as well say it's hard to be after mystic. If you're not able to smile and isn't that true?"