Apple Podcast Categories Have Disappeared

Users have recently noticed, upon opening the Apple Podcasts app, that the entire podcast categories menu has vanished. Apple had in fact sent out an email not long ago informing podcasters that they could start updating their shows using the new categories and subcategories.

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5 Tips For A Killer Podcast Thumbnail

Whenever you make a piece of content, the idea is the same: to get attention. So, what could possibly be more important than the content which attracts the “window shopper” listeners - the thumbnail. This post describes how to design an eye-catching and descriptive thumbnail so that you have the best chance of reaching your audience. Let’s start with the basics.

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Apple Makes Moves in Podcast Industry

During the 2019 annual developer’s conference, Apple announced the end of an era: the discontinuation of iTunes.  Instead, the tech giant confirmed, it will be separating the iTunes offering into three different apps: Apple TV, Apple Music, and Podcasts. 

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Apple Announces iTunes Closure

During the 2019 annual developer’s conference, Apple announced the end of an era: the discontinuation of iTunes.  Instead, the tech giant confirmed, it will be separating the iTunes offering into three different apps: Apple TV, Apple Music, and Podcasts. 

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China Crackdown on Podcasts

Audio apps are becoming increasingly popular in China. In fact, market research from iiMedia shows the number of Chinese online listeners currently exceeds 400 million, representing a significant growth of 22.1% compared to figures from the previous year.

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