A couple of posts ago we spoke about the value of giving your audio drama away for free. Today, we’re going to ask about the Future of Podcasting from the article in Tech Crunch that asks effectively:
What’s it going to take for Podcasting to have a breakthrough?
Podcasting is well over a decade long and there have been few super star stories. Podcasts that are home run often have some kind of help. Harmontown has the benefit of being the brainchild of superstar Community creator and writer. Dan Harmon. Acerbic Adam Carolla also has the benefit of his previous television effort, The Man Show. Even the monster hit, Serial had the backing, technical efforts and launch platform of NPR. Many podcasters are frustrated with the focus on music only, that seems to be still carrying the lion’s share of hearts and minds. But there is hope? When will podcasting break out on its own?