As the world tunes into more and more podcasts, Apple announced that it had over 30 million episodes as of April 2020. This is a massive jump from the 550,000 podcasts at WWDC 2018.
Video might have killed the radio star, but radio has evolved to become something bigger and more expressive than many thought possible.
Apps are everywhere – but when you think about how podcasts and apps combine, you tend to think about the kind of apps that allow you manage your subscriptions or neatly organise your library.
With people such as Joe Rogan, Ben Shapiro, and Charlie Kirk making such a huge splash in the podcasting world, many newcomers are jumping at the chance to try to recreate the same success.