With the growing appeal of smart speakers and voice input, consumers are going to increasingly expect audio content. That’s why there’s a budding competition between Google and Amazon to turn text into spoken words. Companies and brands will need to adapt.
The Infinite Dial report provides highlights trends in how people consume audio content generally and sheds light on what it means for podcasting specifically.
Google’s announcement that it will accept podcast feeds for inclusion in the Google Play Music Store has expanded the podcast audience.
Tis the season for Years In Review & Best-Of lists. For your convenience, we’ve compiled the best 2014 consumer behavior-related Best-Of lists.