Blubrry's Official Podcast
By Todd Cochrane, Mike Dell & MacKenzie Bennett
CJ Boat – Geek I/O – PCI – 178
February 13, 2020
Lots of things happening in the podcasting community this week, including Podcast Evolutions in Los Angeles. With Todd attending the event, Angelo Mandato, CIO of Blubrry, stepped in during his absence. Mike and Angelo talk about Chartable's IAB certif...
Bill Fairchild – Run Jump Stomp – PCI – 177
February 06, 2020
Podcasting can be a very lucrative business for some. That includes the hosts as as well as the companies involved in content creation and distribution. Some numbers have been released letting us know that some popular hosts are able to make millions -...
Tommy Savoia – Cube Command – PCI 176
January 30, 2020
Todd and Mike take a stab at politics and their relation to podcasts. They also discuss some recent issues with Apple and Spotify. Thanks to Tommy Savoia for being the guest this week, showcasing a topic we haven't focused on often, gaming!
Gordon Firemark – Entertainment Lawyer – PCI 175
January 23, 2020
As many podcasters are hobbyists, the legal aspects of podcasting are often a mystery. Gordon Firemark has made a name for himself in the podcast industry by sharing his knowledge as an entertainment lawyer.
Daniel J. Lewis – The Audacity to Podcast – PCI 174
January 16, 2020
Three long-time podcasters on the show this episode of Podcast Insider; Todd Cochrane, Mike Dell and special guest, Daniel J. Lewis. They discuss current industry news and even get into a case from many years ago concerning patents and podcasting. -
Steve Ford, WB8IMY – ARRL Audio News – PCI173
January 09, 2020
This episode is a bit more tech oriented than normal, feature Shawn Thorpe from the support team to cover Todd and an interview from an experienced radio expert from ARRL Audio News. Todd is out this week enjoying CES in Las Vegas for the Tech Podcasts...
Dan Moyle – Storytellers Network – PCI 172
January 02, 2020
Welcome to 2020! Podcast Insider is here with some great information to keep your podcast running smoothly this year. Including some privacy information you might not be aware of. Todd and Mike are here to talk about CCPA,
2019 Wrap Up with the Blubrry Team – PCI 171
December 26, 2019
We hope you all had a wonderful holiday. As a year-end episode, we decided to grab as many of the Blubrry team members as possible and ask them what their favorite podcast of the year or decade. Maybe you'll hear about a new show you'd like to check ou...
Charles McFall – Rock God of Podcasting – PCI 170
December 19, 2019
Todd and Mike discuss a few significant Apple team changes and Amazon Alexa capabilities concerning podcasts. They've also included their predictions for 2020. If you host an interview podcast they have some tips on how to excel at this format.
Beth O’Connor – Rural Health Voice – PCI-169
December 12, 2019
If you've ever dreamed of winning a Pulitzer, but you're not a writer, you might be able to squeeze in with your podcast. MacKenzie stumbled upon some new podcast apps that are very niche oriented. We're getting closer to the holidays and have some adv...
Lois Melkonian – More to Life with Faith and Lois – PCI – 168
December 05, 2019
After a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday, Mike and Todd are back with a full episode and interview this week. Those of you interested in the nitty gritty tech support details will enjoy this RSS feed heavy discussion.
Toby Goodman – Blubrry Pro Production – PCI-167
November 28, 2019
MacKenzie talks with Toby Goodman from the Blubrry Pro-Production team on this shorty episode. Blubrry Pro-Production is now available for all of our professional hosting customers to help you launch your podcast or simply put your show on auto-pilot –...
Scottye Moore – BS Network – PCI-166
November 21, 2019
We're inching closer to Thanksgiving here in the U.S and podcasters and companies are busy with lots of releases before the end of the year. The Blubrry team released a new product and service this month, and Todd and Mike discuss some changes that are...
Nick Howell – Orbital Jigsaw Network – PCI-165
November 14, 2019
Nick Howell, shares his trials and tribulations of podcasting, and being involved in multiple shows. Since Todd is attending and speaking at Digital Hollywood, Angelo Mandato guest hosted this week. He's got lots of Blubrry information to share and inf...
Joshua Manley – Nerd On! The Podcast – PCI-164
November 07, 2019
Lots of podcasting news to discuss, specifically well-known organizations making changes to their podcasting plans. Mike and Todd talk about some failed or difficult services at the moment and how best to deal with those challenges.
Teachercast Network – Jeffrey Bradbury – PCI-163
October 31, 2019
Podcast Insider, Halloween edition
Brian Basilico – The Bacon Podcast – PI 162
October 24, 2019
MacKenzie joins Todd for this episode as Mike is out for a few days. They talk about how Sirius XM and Pandora are dipping their feet into the content side of podcasting, they're launching a Marvel set of shows. Women and female listenership is up,
Dan Smolen – The Tightrope – PCI-161
October 18, 2019
Thanks to Dan Smolen for joining our team this week to talk about his show, The Tightrope, you can catch his feature shortly after the beginning of the episode. Mike and Todd discuss some issues with Apple's latest OS release,
Eric Hunley – Unstructured – PCI-160
October 10, 2019
Our guest today is Eric Hunley (@hunleyeric) of Unstructured, whose authentic, well researched interviews deliver more insight and understanding than structured shows allow. Hunley cuts to the quick in his interviews to explore why his guests dared to ...
International Podcast Day Session – PCI-159
October 03, 2019
Todd, MacKenzie and Mike did a session for International Podcast Day 2019. A session titled, 'The Top Things You Should Know About Your Podcast.' Daniel J. Lewis, from the Audacity to Podcast, was in charge of our session - giving Steve and Dave Lee a ...
Dave Rosen – Host of Piecing it Together – PCI-158
September 27, 2019
International Podcast Day is just almost 48 hours away and we can't wait to get started. We have multiple slots throughout the day, and we're hosting a giveaway. If you haven't submitted your new show idea yet, you have a day or so left.
Tim O’Brien from The Shaping Opinion Podcast – PCI-157
September 19, 2019
Blubrry has lots of announcements and tips for podcast support this time around on Podcast Insider. Tim O'Brien from The Shaping Opinion podcast joins Todd to talk about his show.We're excited for our Audioburst webinar next week and reviewing submissi...
Stephane Deschenes – The Naturist Living Show PI-156
September 12, 2019
No shortage of podcasting news and tips this week on Podcast Insider. Including an interview with Stephane Deschenes from The Naturist Living Show, Mike and Todd discuss multiple podcasting events, the Webby Award show, and mic technique.
Dr. Justin Trosclair – A Doctor’s Perspective – PI-155
September 05, 2019
Todd and Mike are back on Podcast Insider this week discussing events, money and legal issues in podcasting and more. They're also sharing their tips for sharing your podcast - they suggest sticking to your website.
Dave Stachowiak – Coaching for Leaders – PI-154
August 29, 2019
Are you a fan of the RODEcaster Pro? You're in luck if so. They recently released a new update to their product, that makes transferring files much easier. That's not all we talk about though, MacKenzie guest hosts because Todd is out of town for Drago...
Lorna Bremner – Closure Optional – PI-153
August 23, 2019
We've got lots to talk about with podcast statistics, new deals, such as Sound Exchange, and confirmations from Podcast Movement. We start the episode with a fantastic interview from Lorna, and close it with Todd and Mike joined by Barry Kantz,
PJ Ewing – The Bee’s Knees Podcast – PI-152
August 16, 2019
From the show floor at Podcast Movement 2019, Todd and Mike go over some of the news and happenings at this years show in Orlando Florida. - This episode does not follow our normal format. Next week, we will go over more of the news from the show and...
Jeremy Bassetti from All Over The Place Podcast – PI-151
August 08, 2019
- With only a few days left until Podcast Movement we're getting antsy to head to Orlando. Before that, we've got lots to talk about in podcasting. The Podcast Awards, hosted by Todd, is announcing the nominees this weekend,
Lee Ball from This is Rammy – PI-150
August 01, 2019
Our guest Lee Rammy has a podcast on the happenings where he lives, Ramsbottom. Todd discusses his show and then catches up on podcasting news and best practices with Mike. We've got quite a bit updating with Blubrry at the moment,
Kami Guildner from Extraordinary Women Radio – PI-149
July 25, 2019
Significant changes coming from Apple this time around. Categories are changing and that includes throwing some out, adding new ones and a bit of consolidating. Podcasters don't need to worry, Blubrry has it all taken care of on their end.
Interview with Brandon Dawson from The Distiller Podcast – PI 148
July 18, 2019
The Distiller Podcast - Welcome to the New Podcast Insider! - Interview this week with Brandon Dawson from The Distiller Podcast. - Contact US: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org (we make it easy that way 🙂 )
Welcome to Podcast Insider! Blubrry’s NEW Official Podcast
July 16, 2019
Just a short announcement. - PowerPress Podcast and Your Podcast by Blubrry are now combined into Podcast Insider. (found at PodcastInsider.com). - If you were subscribed to one or the other, you do not need to do anything continue to get the new sh...
Music in Podcasting – YP61
July 08, 2019
Music in podcasting; there are many questions out there regarding the legality and capabilities, we're here to clear that up. A knowledgable and experienced podcaster looked into who is the fastest media host in podcast and shared their findings.
This Podcast is Changing Soon – YP60
June 24, 2019
Changes coming soon to this podcast. Todd and Mike talk about the changes coming for Your Podcast and PowerPress Podcast (but not telling you the new name yet!). Also, Triton Digital buys Omny Studio and Castbox plays within Waze app. -
Podcasting Future Valuations
June 17, 2019
Did you know that in 2018 podcasting was responsible for $479 million in revenue? The podcasting industry is predicted to break the billion mark in 2021, and in this episode MacKenzie discusses podcasting future valuations overall.
iTunes is Dead, Long Live Apple Podcasts! – YP59
June 10, 2019
iTunes may be dead, but Apple Podcasts is doing just fine. Changes are afoot at Apple, announced at WWDC last week and we've got all the information you need. Stick around to hear why you want to use WordPress and PowerPress to power your podcast.
Podcasts Within Educational Institutions
June 05, 2019
After a long hiatus, the PowerPress Podcast is back. For the most part school is out for the summer, but we're here to talk about a podcast that works at Penn State University. Before they get to that,
Partial Download Data Now in Blubrry Stats – YP58
May 27, 2019
On this, the last "Your Podcast" where Todd is in Hawaii (at least for now), Todd and Mike talk about a new feature in Blubrry stats for hosting customers, iHeart Radio adding shows, Podtrac becoming IAB compliant and a bit of history of the IAB podcas...
Google Indexing Podcasts on Desktop and Mobile Browser Search – YP57
May 13, 2019
Todd and Mike are both a little under the weather, but that didn't stop them covering a lot about Google indexing and searching of podcasts. There is also lots of conversations on what directories will display your show notes, we clear that up.
Renaming Your Podcast – YP56
April 29, 2019
Each podcast goes through changes, sometimes that includes a name change. We're looking to change the name of Your Podcast and want your suggestions. You know what this show is about, and the team is certainly open to your thoughts.
Live from Las Vegas at NABShow 2019 – YP55
April 15, 2019
You can easily podcast on the go, Mike and Todd did just that 'live' from Las Vegas at the NAB Show 2019. - Todd and Mike sit down in the booth and talk about some of the happenings at NABShow and in the podcasting world in this abbreviated v...
Archive an Inactive Podcast – YP54
April 01, 2019
Podcast shows aren't necessarily meant to last forever with new episodes. That's where archiving an inactive podcast comes in. We explain how to do just that for your show, among other things. Such as, BBC recently removed podcasts from Google.
Back from Podfest Multimedia Expo – YP53
March 18, 2019
The Blubrry team traveled to Orlando for the 5th annual Podfest Expo. We enjoyed meeting new podcasters and catching up with others, we'll be back next year. In the extended podcasting world, Spotify and Apple seem to be in a tiff,
Apple Podcasts & Episode Numbers in Titles – YP52
March 04, 2019
We celebrate 2 years of Your Podcast. Todd is back! Thank you to Jeff, John and Grant for Co-hosting with Mike over the last few episodes. Today Todd and Mike talk about Apple's emails about meta data and what it all means,
Learning How to Podcast As You Go
February 26, 2019
Not everyone is fit to host a podcast, not at the beginning at least. There is a lot of learning that goes into hosting a podcast, writing show notes, finding guests, learning how to interview, the list goes on and on. But the guest this week, Lara,
The Role of Household Names in Podcasts – YP51
February 18, 2019
Household names have become persistent in podcasting, and Sunday evening's episode of the Simpson's and a new show called Newt's World are no exception. Longtime podcaster Marc Maron was a guest on the Simpson's recently and his cha...
Set A Podcast Schedule, Stick To It.
February 12, 2019
Sometimes, podcasting is as easy as setting a schedule and sticking to it. Sure, there are a myriad of other factors that go into the production, publishing, etc. but there is no show if you can't sit down and record.
Spotify In Talks To Acquire Gimlet Media? – YP50
February 04, 2019
Mike is joined by Jeff Hinz, Chief Growth Officer for RawVoice / Blubrry. Taking podcasting mainstream once again, they talked about the rumor that Spotify may be looking to acquire Gimlet Media and what that can mean. A popular podcast Nerd On!
The Purpose of Your Podcast
January 29, 2019
People create podcasts for lots of reasons, such as to discuss their favorite whiskeys with their friends, or review the latest Cavs game. Others, are a bit more serious and every once in a while it's important to evaluate the purpose of your podc...
Your PowerPress Podcast – ppp81 and yp49
January 21, 2019
While the cat is away, the mice will play. MacKenzie is at PodCon and Todd is out at an undisclosed location so Mike and (guest host) John Hankins, from the the Blubrry support team, do a combined episode of Your Podcast and PowerPress Podcast. -