Organization: Edison Research

Organization: Edison Research
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Notes on the Podcast Consumer 2019

Seven findings that really stood out to me.

April 15, 2019
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Tracking: April 2, 2019

Keep an eye out: Last Thursday, Allusionist’s Helen Zaltzman flagged on Twitter that there’s a YouTube channel re-posting video repackages of episodes from a variety of podcasts without permission — which, you know, isn’t legal. A good deal of those videos have since been taken down following copyright strikes, but it’s an event that’s nonetheless […]

April 2, 2019
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A Tipping Point

The latest edition of the Infinite Dial — the long-running digital media study by Edison Research and Triton Digital that also give us the most reliable podcast audience sizing numbers — and, look, you probably heard the major podcast takeaways already. Heck, even the Times wrote about it, which I’m pretty sure means they’re going […]

March 12, 2019
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The Infinite Dial 2019

March 7, 2019
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Follow-ups to Spotify-Gimlet

I need a break from spilling out my brain juice on this subject, if only because I require some time to process and get a clearer view on the bigger picture. In the meantime, some details to clock that didn’t make the emergency newsletter bonanza…

February 7, 2019
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Tracking: January 29, 2019

Tracking The next Infinite Dial report from Edison Research drops on March 6. Adam Carolla has re-upped his contract with PodcastOne for the next five years. (Variety) Apparent, probably, possible, maybe 2020 presidential candidate/former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz appears on Gywneth Paltrow’s goop podcast to… *stares out the window* I’m not looking forward to this […]

January 29, 2019
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Tracking: January 25, 2019

Adam Carolla renews deal, the next Infinite Dial, AirPod 2?

January 25, 2019
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2019 Scene Setting

Last year was a strange and busy one for podcast-land between the shake-ups and bubble talk and the mergers-acquisitions and launches on launches on launches. And from the looks of it, the next year will likely prove to be equally peculiar one as well. Will podcast audiences and advertising revenue continue to grow? Will non-advertising […]

January 8, 2019
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30 Questions for 2019

We have a lot to talk about.

January 4, 2019
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Edison: “100 Million Listeners”

August 3, 2018