Blubrry's Official Podcast
By Todd Cochrane and Mike Dell
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. -
Promote Yourself Over Other Platforms – yp48
January 07, 2019
Welcome to 2019! Happy New Year from Blubrry podcasting! Diving into the year Todd and Mike discuss Todd's recent guest appearance on a podcast discussing something he's very familiar with, podcast statistics.
IAB Certification at Blubrry – yp47
December 24, 2018
Todd and Mike talk about Blubrry being the first Podcast Company with IAB Certification for the podcast stats and what this means for you and the industry. Also, get in on our 30 day giveaway #buildyourblubrry.
Podcast RSS Feed Misconceptions
December 17, 2018
An RSS feed is crucial for a podcast, in fact without one you technically don't have a podcast, you're just sharing audio. Regardless, they're not as simple as they sound always, and there are many RSS feed misconceptions out there that ...
Continuous Change in Your Podcast
December 13, 2018
If one thing is for certain, it's change and the same can be said for anyone that has a podcast. The latest episode of the PowerPress Podcast talks about continuous change in your podcast. It might not always be on the forefront of your mind but s...
New Blubrry Pro Stats Features – YP46
December 10, 2018
The Blubrry team wanted to get one last feature out to you before the end of the year, and it's an update to our podcast statistics. Free and Pro stats users now have details for Mexico and Germany, hourly reporting and more.
Podcast Business Journal Launched – YP45
November 26, 2018
Newly launches, the Podcast Business Journal is the latest podcast newsletter and website to emerge, featuring a familiar name, Todd Cochrane. Why do you podcast? Not everyone is in the podcasting game for the same reason and we discuss some of those s...
Google Share Button and Apple On Holiday – YP44
November 12, 2018
We're getting closer and closer to holiday season and some might be surprised to hear it effects podcasting. Apple recently released it's holiday schedule, so those of you looking to start a new show, make a change, etc.
Top 5 Directories to Submit Your Podcast – YP43
October 29, 2018
In the nonstop blur of podcasting advice, Blubrry longtime podcasters have recommend the top 5 directories to submit your podcast to. Each directory serves it's own purpose and some are more valuable than others.
Why Does Your Podcast Matter
October 23, 2018
A great followup to the last episode, we discuss why someones podcast matters and the reasons behind starting one and ending one. Jason Lustig, host of Jewish History Matters, started his show about a year ago and is currently in it's second season.
Emoji and Skip-To-Position In PowerPress – YP42
October 15, 2018
The latest version of PowerPress was released early October, which included the introduction of emoji and skip-to-position. Google is dipping further into podcasting by teaming up with PRX for a Podcasts Creator program.
The Role of Podcasts in Education
October 08, 2018
People listen to podcasts for many reasons, one of which is for their education. The role of podcasts in education has become more prominent in the past few years as well, with schools adding it to their curriculum and sharing lectures out as podcasts,...
Podcast Best Practices and Mistakes from International Podcast Day 2018 – YP41
October 01, 2018
Todd and Mike's hour of the International Podcast Day 30 hour live stream celebration that happened yesterday ( 9-30-18 ). Check out their website HERE. - Todd and Mike talked about Podcast Best Practices and some beginner mistakes. -
From the Founders’ Mouths: International Podcast Day
September 25, 2018
Steve and Dave Lee, founders of International Podcast Day, joined MacKenzie to discuss the 5th annual celebration, occurring on September 30th. A day dedicated to the power of podcasting for not only creators but listeners and enthusiasts,