Apple's Podcast Subscriptions is trying to combine the crowdfunding of Patreon with the creation tools of Spotify and Anchor. Will it be successful, and how does it compare to other podcast monetization strategies?
The latest Google Podcasts update makes it possible for users to add custom RSS feeds in the app. Apart from the mobile app, you can also now enter an RSS feed directly on the Google Podcasts web client.
Spotify and Apple share listener data to podcasters, and now Google's new Podcasts Manager will do the same. The company will start rolling it out from today, with plans to add expanded features like listener data later.