Category Archives: Podcasts Marketing

Google makes it easier to find local news through Podcasts and Assistant

Christine Fisher, @cfisherwrites September 2, 2020 While news podcasts are increasingly popular, most focus on national and global news. It tends to be harder to find local news, especially in an on-demand, audio format. Google wants to change this. Today, it announced plans to bring Your News Update to Google Podcasts and to make it … Continue reading Google makes it easier to find local news through Podcasts and Assistant

Google’s new Podcasts Manager tool offers deeper data on listener behavior

It’s one step closer to the podcast analytics advertisers have been waiting for. George Nguyen on May 5, 2020 Google has introduced Podcasts Manager, a new tool that provides podcast publishers with listening data such as minutes played, listening duration and other retention analytics, the company announced Tuesday. Podcasts Manager’s audience retention dashboard. Source: Google. … Continue reading Google’s new Podcasts Manager tool offers deeper data on listener behavior

New Nielsen service offers podcast audience insights for advertising

The service polls 30,000 respondents for genre preferences, listening and purchasing behavior. George Nguyen on July 11, 2019 Marketing research firm Nielsen has launched a service to provide podcasting networks with insights on their audiences such as genre preferences and purchasing habits. The data comes from Nielsen’s biannual podcast survey of 30,000 respondents. How it … Continue reading New Nielsen service offers podcast audience insights for advertising

Podcast ads projected to grow to 4.5% of global audio ad spending by 2022

Study reported that 78 percent of listeners say they don’t mind podcast ads. George Nguyen on April 29, 2019   Podcast advertising spending is expected to double to $1.6 billion by 2022, according to a study by advertising research firm WARC. This figure accounts for 4.5 percent of global audio ad spending, up from 1.9 … Continue reading Podcast ads projected to grow to 4.5% of global audio ad spending by 2022

The power of podcasting: How to boost your reputation and search engine rankings

Podcasting is hot and a must-use SEO tactic, says contributor Sherry Bonelli. Here is Part 1 of a three-part series on how to use podcasts to boost your SEO and brand reputation. Sherry Bonelli on March 23, 2018 If you’re in the digital marketing industry, you know podcasts are HOT. Whether you’ve started your own … Continue reading The power of podcasting: How to boost your reputation and search engine rankings