Podcasts

Audio, Podcasts

Podcast Listens or Listeners? What’s the Difference and Why It Matters

This weekend there was a nice interview in The Observer Magazine with Chris and Rosie Ramsey, who make one of the UK’s most popular...

Audio, Podcasts

Ofcom UK Podcast Survey 2022

A year ago, Ofcom published some podcast data and since I didn’t see any other analysis of it, I published my take on their data on...

Audio, Podcasts, Radio

The Infinite Dial 2021 UK

41% of the UK population listens to podcasts each month. That’s probably the headline finding from some new research that will be of...

Podcasts

Top 10 Podcast Trends – Radiodays Europe 2021

I was fortunate enough to present at Radiodays Europe 2021, and for those interested, here’s a copy of my slide deck. I hope...

Podcasts

Top 10 Podcast Trends in 10 Minutes

I spoke today at Podcast Day 24, a big online podcast event that spread across Australasia, Europe and North America, and as the name...

Audio, Podcasts

Ofcom UK Podcast Survey 2021

Thanks to someone on the UK Audionetwork email group for alerting me to this data that Ofcom has recently published in tabular form on its...

Audio, Podcasts

Broadening My Listening in 2021

In other words, not listening to any more celebrity podcasts. As podcasting as an industry grows, it feels that each week sees yet another...

Audio, Cycling, Podcasts

Froome at the Giro in 2018

I don’t mention it here as often as I should, but I do work as one of the producers on The Cycling Podcast. It’s has once again...

Podcasts

Is Spotify Really Bigger Than Apple Podcasts?

Two data points: A Morgan Stanley note for investors is reported to claim that Spotify is now the #1 podcast platform beating Apple. MIDiA...

Cycling, Podcasts

Eight Seconds

This year is the 30th anniversary of what in my lifetime has been the greatest Tour de France of all time. In 1989, American Greg LeMond...