Premium Podcasting Will Soon Dominate The Short Head

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Break out your credit card, podcast listener. Because soon the best and most popular (yes, both of those) podcasts will cost you (and everyone else) to listen.

In the future, the shows that get the majority of attention and therefore downloads and listens will require some form of payment to access.

I can already hear those of you poo-pooing this notion. You’re probably thinking of all the prior times paid-access to podcasts have been tried and failed. And if not an outright failure, then an edge case that never really thrives. And you’re probably thinking of what happened recently with Luminary. Or your reflecting on just how few people actually subscribe to things like Stitcher Premium.

Podcast philosopher. Professional contrarian. On a mission to make podcasting better. Hip he/him. คุณ | | http://Simpler.Media

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