215 Ratings and Reviews Shocker and #Reviews4Good

Podcast Movement Evolutions and The Podcasters Hall of Fame recap, a moment at the Ambies that got Rob all fired up, Apple charts are not influenced by ratings and reviews (we know – shocker,) Elsie ask you, the bestest audience ever for help on another tech tool! Don’t let me down! A possible new Spotify podcast discovery feature, #Reviews4Good is back! And we are once again participating 😊 Overcast has gotten a re-design, how to properly cite a podcast – great stuff, quick takes on the Edison Research Share of Ear Report and of course our stats with the mean and median download numbers!

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Quick Episode Summary

  • :13 Intro
  • 2:53 PROMO 1: Daily Magic For Peace
  • Rob and Elsie conversation
  • Podcast Movement Evolutions and HOF Re-cap
  • 22:24 Seems like the Ambies had a bit of a WTF moment
  • 27:46 A behind the scenes coverage of a bug fixed with the iOS 15.4 update
  • 28:13 Finally! A confirmation that Apple charts are not influenced by ratings and reviews #shocker
  • Elsie asks: does anyone know of a free browser based recorder for a solo podcaster? And a native Android recording app?
  • 35:51 A new discovery feature for podcasts on Spotify?
  • 38:39 Awesome Rob marketing tip!
  • RODE has launched new fancy headphones!
  • 41:12 PROMO 2: Sincerely Her
  • 41:54 #Reviews4Good is back and we are so glad to be a part of it
  • LibsynPro and Geo fencing
  • 46:02 Overcast Re-design!
  • 48:46 How to properly cite a podcast via Fire Nation
  • 50:38 Oh no, Rogan doesn’t want to walk on eggshells
  • 51:20 Interview: One Strange Thing
  • 54:07 Weird and Wild Show of The Week – The Uncanny Robot
  • 56:06 Some thoughts on The Share of Ear from Edison Research
  • 1:02:05 PROMO 3: Brilliant Observations
  • 1:06:42 Stats: Mean and median numbers

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Thank you to Nick from MicMe for our awesome intro!

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