Welcome 4 New Podcasts! Including Smart Passive Income & Futility Closet

Midroll welcomes four more great shows, with listeners interested in learning about quirky history and facts, small business, financial survival and becoming extraordinary. Contact us soon to reserve your podcast ads. We are really excited to add the Smart Passive Income podcast, which consistently ranks in the top 10 business podcasts on iTunes. Each week Pat Flynn reveals his own tested business and marketing strategies to a large, devoted listenership. Financial Survival Network host Kerry…

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Ellen Weiss Anchors E.W. Scripps’ Digital Strategy on DecodeDC Podcast

Under the leadership of new Washington multimedia bureau chief Ellen Weiss, the E.W. Scripps Company acquired the DecodeDC podcast last year. In fact, this may be one of the first, and only, podcast acquisitions in the history of the medium. Weiss knows a thing or two about radio, audio and journalism. With close to three decades at NPR and a stint at the Center for Public Integrity, she has been an active participant in the…

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Sling Media Saw 2 to 3x More Engagement from Podcast Ads vs. Radio

When Sling Media was ready to give podcast advertising a try, the company put them in a three-month head-to-head test against terrestrial radio. According to Henry Hwong, interim Chief Marketing Officer, the results were clear. “We’ve seen two to three times the engagement in podcasts, than we’ve seen in radio,” he told me over the phone. Henry is consulting with Sling through his role at SeriesC, a management consultancy firm. Working with Midroll, Sling ran…

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The Art of Manliness Is Ready for Your Podcast Ads

We are very excited to welcome The Art of Manliness to the Midroll roster. This is the companion podcast to the Art of Manliness website, which has been helping a dedicated audience of men be better husbands, better fathers, and better men since 2008. On each weekly episode the site’s co-founder Brett McKay interviews an expert in various fields to get their insights on personal improvement, fitness, and the male experience. Recent shows have featured…

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WTF Producer Brendan McDonald Reveals his Favorite Podcasts

Brendan McDonald is the producer for WTF with Marc Maron. Though he normally stays behind the scenes, he steps in front of the mic and the camera to chat with Jeff Ullrich on episode #55 of the Wolf Den. On this special bonus video Brendan discusses what he finds most exciting about podcasting today, and lets us in on what keeps him up at night. The podcasting veteran also reveals his favorite podcasts.

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