Round Two of the Google Podcasts creator program accelerator is officially underway
What do you do with 19 jet-lagged or otherwise fatigued podcasters during a heatwave in Boston?
Take them out to the ball game, of course.
At the end of the second day of our week-long intensive training for the newest Google Podcasts creator program teams, we went to Fenway Park to see the Red Sox play (and lose to) the Tampa Bay Rays. We bonded over hot dogs, popcorn and singing “Sweet Caroline” (“So good…so good!”) during the eighth inning.
But the real camaraderie formed back at the PRX Podcast Garage, where nine podcast teams– the six selected for the program, and the three runners up who joined us for the training week– settled in to…
We heard from thousands of eager podcasters in more than 100 countries. Here are the teams we selected for training.
This was not an easy decision to make.
In March, we put out our second call for applications to the Google Podcasts creator program. …
Charlotte Pudlowski says women are playing prominent roles in podcasting in France — and there are more voices waiting to be heard.
Editor’s note: Charlotte Pudlowski is the co-founder of the French podcast studio Louie Media, a podcast host and producer, and a member of the Google Podcasts creator program Advisory Committee. Here, she shares some of her observations of the podcasting scene in France.
The Google Podcasts creator program aims to bring female perspective, less-heard accents, and other underrepresented voices into podcasting’s mainstream. If you’re a podcaster (or aspiring podcaster) who has what it takes to create something you see missing from the podcasting landscape in France or in another region or community, don’t miss your chance to apply for a spot in the next round. …