It's time to retire some overused words we all use to describe podcast hosts, which means they don’t really describe anything…and I share a 15-year-old Christmas music mix that still delivers.
Mostly because the person asking assumes that someone working in podcasting has the same relationship to podcasts as listeners do.
Creators and companies spend a lot of time wrestling with deciding what podcast they should produce—when it's actually a simple question. Plus--a social…
Long ago some researchers decided to determine how many times a listener needed to hear passive information in order to retain it. The answer: three…
Video is not the future of podcasting, the ethics of Serial, Podcast Movement, and the importance of using every moment to give reasons to keep…
In which 2022 Eric goes back to ask 2004 Eric for some advice about how to correctly use podcasts to promote other podcasts.
A new podcast is doing something novel in our industry: offering $50,000 to a lucky listener who solves a treasure hunt. Is this a clever idea--or the…
Like millions of other people, I recently watched a video of Joni Mitchell’s performance at the Newport Folk Festival–and it made me think about the…
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