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The Podcast Report

Author of the #1 Top Selling "How To Podcast" and "Podcast Strategies" books and CEO of The Podcast Partnership, Paul Colligan offers his report on what's REALLY working in the Podcasting industry.

No hype, just facts, and a way of understand this new media as the powerful (and paradoxical) disrupter that it is.

Topics covered include: the Podcast Industry, Podcast Monetization, Podcast SEO, Podcast Growth, Podcast Audiences, Podcast Charting Strategies, Multicast Marketing, Video Podcasting, How To Make Money With Your Podcast, and more.

Episode notes last updated on December 28, 2019 23:48


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About My Unique Podcasting Concepts - The Podcast Report Episode #66
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The One Weird Thing About Podcasting For The Money - The Podcast Report Episode #57
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When Should The Podcaster Sell Their Own Stuff? - The Podcast Report Episode #55
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It Is An Issue Of What YOU Are Doing In Podcasting - The Podcast Report Episode #52
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Reports Of Social And Spotify - The Podcast Report Episode #47
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Podcast Monetization - The Integrated Model - The Podcast Report Episode #46
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The Grand Patreon Monetization Experiment - The Podcast Report Episode #45
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Podcast Monetization - The Direct Method - The Podcast Report Episode #43
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Podcast Monetization - The Indirect Method - The Podcast Report Episode #42
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Are We Making It Too Easy To Listen To Our Podcasts? - The Podcast Report Episode #33
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A Podcast Doesn’t Have To Popular To Be Profitable - The Podcast Report Episode #32
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A New Metric For Podcasting - The Podcast Report Episode #29
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Here's Why - The Podcast Report With Paul Colligan Episode #28
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Podcasting Predictions For 2015 - The Podcast Report Episode #27
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I Want Your Podcast In My #1 Top Selling Podcast Book - The Podcast Report Episode #26
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Twitter Bombing Isn't The Problem - The Podcast Report Episode #25
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