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PodcastOne announced today that it has launched LaunchpadOne, a free podcast hosting, distribution, and monetization platform that provides an end to end podcast solution. LaunchpadOne offers creators a 360 podcasting ecosystem - a cutting-edge technology hosting platform, customizable design elements, a podcast player, distribution tools to publish on all major listening apps.
All-In-One business platform Kajabi has launched Podcasts, a new tool to help entrepreneurs create and monetize a podcast. Kajabi claims to be the only platform with courses, memberships, podcasts, coaching, blogs, and community. Check out their blog post for more details HERE
Netflix has hired N’Jeri Eaton, previously head of content for Apple Podcasts, to lead podcasting for their marketing division. In addition to working for Apple, Eaton was previously with NPR for four years, most recently as the senior manager of program acquisitions.
Clubhouse has teamed up with TED to host exclusive conversations on its audio platform and will have several rooms. Through this partnership, TED will be able to monetise both brand partnerships and advertising, and it will not have to share profits with Clubhouse. There is a parallel between clubhouse rooms and TED talks, in which people speak about big ideas in a conference format.