Podcasting

A continually updated collection of podcasting trends and statistics from a variety of sources. Great for researching presentations, reports or articles about podcasting.

Programmatic Advertising Channels [CHART]

Chart: Programmatic Advertising Channels

Compared with other ad formats sold through automation, programmatic audio has been slow to catch on. A host of factors have held back programmatic audio, some associated with audience and spending patterns, but many tied to technical issues.

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Podcast Advertising Market Size, 2016-2020 [CHART]

Chart: Podcast Advertising Market Size, 2016-2020

The total US podcast advertising market grew by 86% in 2017 to reach $313.9 million. Companies directly reporting podcast advertising revenues – which collectively represent less than 100% of the podcast ad market – said their ad revenues more than doubled year-over-year. 

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Smart Audio [VIDEO]

This presentation by Tom Webster of Edison Research presents the Spring 2018 edition of The Smart Audio Report from NPR and Edison Research. More than 43M people (18+) in the U.S. now own a smart speaker. And it’s no longer just the early adopters using these devices. New smart speaker owners are emerging as a distinct audience in terms of user profile, behavior and media habits.

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