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Todd Cochrane is the Founder of Geek News Central and host of the Geek News Central Podcast. He is a Podcast Hall of Fame Inductee and was one of the very first podcasters in 2004. He wrote the first book on podcasting, and did many of the early Podcast Advertising deals in the podcasting space. He does two other podcasts in addition to Geek News Central. The New Media Show and Podcast Legends.

Podcast Movement Virtual #406



Todd Cochrane Founder of Blubrry Podcasting and Rob Greenlee of Libsyn are joined by James Cridland of Podnews and Bryan Barletta of the Sounds Profitable newsletter. This is a two-hour marathon session where we talk on a very wide range of topics, RSS, adtech, the future of podcasting, dynamics in play by the big players. This is a deep dive into what is happening now in the podcasting space.

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RSS 2.0 What Now? #405



Todd Cochrane Founder of Blubrry Podcasting and Rob Greenlee of Libsyn discuss RSS 2.0 and where we go from here. Is is time to build upon the specification or do we need to look down the road 5 years and see what replacement specification keeps the podcasting space open.

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Adam Curry Interview Review #404



Todd Cochrane Founder of Blubrry Podcasting and Rob Greenlee of Libsyn discuss the Adam Curry Interview for International Podcast Day, we also discuss the Podcast Awards and spend some time on Adtech.  Coincidentally Todd’s 16 year Anniversary in podcasting is Monday. What an amazing ride it has been.

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International Podcast Day #403



Todd Cochrane CEO of Blubrry Podcasting and Rob Greenlee of Libsyn discuss in a shorter show than normal due to conflicts with some other interviews International Podcast Day and all of the Awards happening in the podcasting space. Todd apologized on the show for being a bit of a scatter brain as he was juggling twenty things at once.

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Censorship in Podcasting #402



Todd Cochrane CEO of Blubrry Podcasting and Rob Greenlee of Libsyn discuss censorship in podcasting and where that could really put a dampener on podcasting and the open free spirit of the space. This is an ongoing discussion about how gatekeepers could change the fabric of the podcasting space.

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Is Joe Rogan Screwed? #401



Todd Cochrane CEO of Blubrry Podcasting and Rob Greenlee of Libsyn discuss the situation with the Spotify employees in revolt over The Joe Rogan experience and how it is most likely that Joe Rogan will have to submit to editorial control of Spotify. While no longer being a podcast and now just a show on Spotify with what will likely be handlers of his content. Long live open podcasting!

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400th Episode and we get Deep!



Todd Cochrane CEO of Blubrry Podcasting and Rob Greenlee of Libsyn celebrate not only this show’s 400th episode but also Rob’s 16 years in podcasting. This show gets real deep and I think your going to get a lot out of this one.

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Podcasting Opportunities are Endless #399



Todd Cochrane CEO of Blubrry Podcasting and Rob Greenlee of Libsyn discuss podcasting’s endless opportunities in being an incredibly open space for creators that allow them to control there message, brand and voice in ways not fully achievable on controlled platforms like YouTube and Instagram. It’s a remarkable time for creators in the podcasting space.

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Podcast 2.0? #398



Todd Cochrane CEO of Blubrry Podcasting and Rob Greenlee of Libsyn discuss Adam Curry’s new venture in detail and take a trip back down memory lane. We also discuss another cloning of a podcast and what needs to be done about it.

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Relevance and Trust in the Podcasting Space #397



Todd Cochrane CEO of Blubrry Podcasting and Rob Greenlee of Libsyn discuss relevance and trust in the podcasting space. There are a lot of things moving related to privacy, influence, what is a podcast today and host of other topics that we run through.

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