"Where's the Money in African Podcasting?" with Melissa & JosephineThis month we are showcasing Melissa Mbugua and Josephine Karianjahi (based in Kenya), Co-Directors of Africa Podcast Festival and Africa Podcast Day. Join us live on at January 30 at 6AM EST, 12PM WAT, 2PM EAT, broadcast links at https://linktr.ee/internationalpodcastday.
Podcasting has taken root in Africa with many people joining the foray as podcasters and even more tuning in as listeners. Its economic potential is promising as the number of people active online and hungry for content is increasing. However, for podcasting to realize its potential, it will need to make economic sense. How should the pioneers in African podcasting make their projects sustainable? What are opportunities to increase the flow of funding? Is this the right time for a new media business model in Africa?
#impact, community built for and by visionaries making positive impacts by sharing stories#impact (https://www.hashtagimpact.com/) started in 2016 in a tiny Hong Kong bedroom. Today, they count 100+episodes, have been on air for good for 72+ hours, and inspired dozens of other podcasters to start their purpose-driven productions. In Season 5, the #impact team sits down with stakeholders working across numerous sectors and industries to find a common language to address, measure, and demonstrate the impact they are making in tackling the 17 Global Goals. From Berlin to Sydney, from Honolulu to Hong Kong, the #impact hosts will bring you stories from all over the globe as you find inspiration on how to make an #impact in your community too. Find more information and join us on this adventure at www.hashtagimpact.com/season5.
Stephen A. Hart - Build Your Podcast Brand For Maximum [Long Term] ImpactBuild Your Podcast Brand For Maximum [Long Term] Impact
Stephen will be discussing 5 pillars to building a podcast brand for maximum long-term impact - including a key part of your brand’s foundation, your visual brand identity, your core messaging, your website, and your social media strategy. https://stephenahart.com/
Podcaster Showcase IntroductionA brief introduction to International Podcast Day's Podcaster Showcase, a monthly live broadcast featuring podcasters from around the world.
Showcasing podcasters, audio enthusiasts, and industry leaders from around the world.