Paul Scheer Discusses Wolfpop & Podcasting on Bloomberg TV

On Monday Wolfpop curator Paul Scheer was Pimm Fox’s guest on the Bloomberg TV program Taking Stock. Paul explains that podcasting works because the medium offers “all the benefits of radio” including a close, personal relationship with the hosts, but covering “an interest that is exactly yours.” He shares how the most important quality for the hosts of the new Wolfpop podcasts is their passion for the topic of the show, and tells Pimm how podcasts are monetized. Wrapping…

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Why we survey the field

My friend and fellow podcaster Marco Arment published a blog post about the press’s recent fascination with the resurgence of podcasting. As Marco writes, while podcast’s growth as a business is phenomenal, the so-called resurgence isn’t quite that dramatic: Podcasts have been doing great business for a while now; the recent change is largely the mainstream media taking notice. But there’s a footnote in Marco’s piece that I thought worth discussing a bit. Marco writes:…

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Articles and Tweets from a Successful Wolfpop Launch

A little more than a week after Wolfpop launched on November 4 the network’s thirteen shows have anchored themselves in the iTunes top podcast charts and we’ve received some awesome listener response. Here’s a sampling of tweets: . @wolfpopnetwork has an incredible lineup of shows. I do not have time to listen to all these new shows! https://t.co/WEImJFbIFr — Chris P (@CSPesky) November 4, 2014 gonna need a second job so i’ll have time to…

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Relay FM & The Incomparable Deliver Shows for Creative, Curious (and Geeky) Listeners

The Relay FM podcast network was co-founded by Myke Hurley and Stephen Hackett in July 2014, who are experienced podcasters with a devoted techie audience. The network’s seven shows have all joined Midroll and are available to help connect your ad campaign to smart, curious listeners. Most of Relay FM’s shows cover technology, but ones like Analogue, Connected and Upgrade also focus on tech’s impact on individuals and society. There’s even a show for enthusiasts…

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How To Launch a Podcast Network

Just what does it take to launch a podcast network? What about doing it in three months? Actor, comedian and podcaster Paul Scheer spills the beans along with comedian and podcast developer Matt Gourley and host Adam Sachs on episode 66 of The Wolf Den. All three were at ground zero for the creation, curation, development and launch of Wolfpop, the new pop culture network from Earwolf and Midroll Media, which hit the internet on…

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