Spotify love podcasts so much they’re re-designing their app for it

Spotify are betting big on podcasts with some changes to show they’re serious about making podcasts a major part of their service. Spotify took the world by storm with on-demand, unlimited music streaming – opening…

Podcasting ad-revenue is predicted to double in 3 years

Podcasting is experiencing a second boom as it proliferates online and it’s only going to get bigger and more valuable. In case you’ve been stuck under a rock for the past few years, podcasts are…

Anghami are bringing podcasts to the Middle East and North Africa

Music streaming is becoming bigger in the MENA region and native streamers Anghami are betting on podcasts being the next big thing. Anghami is a music streaming service from Lebanon that wanted to bring the…

Spotify want to make 2019 the year of the podcasts

Spotify continue to dominate music streaming worldwide and as they look to the year ahead after a phenomenal year in streaming they’re focusing on areas outside of music. After the most phenomenal year for music…

Upload Your Podcasts Directly to Spotify for Free – Spotify Opens It Up To Everyone

Spotify has opened up their podcasting section to all anyone to upload their podcasts to the service. Spotify won’t be hosting the podcasts directly. Instead, producers will provide the streaming service with a link to…

Deezer Has Seen Strong Growth in Podcast Streams Over the Past Year

Deezer has announced that their monthly podcasting streams has risen by 146% globally since 2017. This is a great growth percentage, but its a little pointless if you don’t know from what base (eg. 146%…

iHeartRadio’s new partnership brings enhanced podcast insights

iHeartRadio is introducing a bunch of new podcasts and extending their analytics tools for podcast insights through a partnership with ART19. Podcast publishers ART19 are teaming up with internet radio service iHeartRadio to bring more…

Google Play Music Introduces Podcasts To Android

Google Play Music are bringing podcasts to Android for the first time in a native app. Google Play Music have long touted their mood-driven playlists as their standout features with playlists for every occasion, time…