Podlovers Asia: Asian Podcasting News - Norman Chella EPISODE 7
2020 Podcast Predictions and Predicting the Asian Market
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2020 Podcast Predictions and Predicting the Asian Market

Good day! This is my reaction to the recently posted 2020 Podcast Predictions from Top Industry Leaders, released by Pacific Content.

It's a super great article and I just want to discuss some of the points brought up in there.


[00:40] The Apple vs. Spotify Platform War

[02:30] Malaysia's current podcast sentiment, Spotify's integration and Apple's efforts

[05:50] The Third: Google and its rise of features

[07:55] Lack of Apple Podcast visibility in Asia

[08:50] UI/UX Features will be the key

[10:34] Continued consolidation of podcasts

[11:54] Asian Gimlet-sized deals a possibility?

[12:57] More revenue models is good!

[14:47] The role of local podcasting networks

[16:29] Disrupting advertising metrics

[17:53] Going global: India is already here

[18:29] Ximalaya and Himalaya's Chinese dominance

[19:54] Hotpod for the rest of the world

[20:37] How Podlovers Asia will contribute + personal predictions for the Asian space

Original article can be found here: 20 Podcast Predictions for 2020 from Top Industry Leaders