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Podcast Advertising

Acast Launches Keyword Targeting to Introduce the Most Granular Capabilities In Podcast Advertising

Netherlands

Acast launches presence in the Netherlands with Meer Van Dit

Amazon Music

Acast and Amazon Music bring ad-free podcast listening to fans, and a new revenue stream to creators

Advertising

Acast launches first-to-market advertiser-owned first-party data targeting solution

Advertising

Acast named to top podcast sales networks ranker in US market

Acast Canada

Playmaker Capital Inc. scores partnership with Acast, unlocking its popular sports podcasts for fans and advertisers everywhere

Podcast

‘Why I Podcast’ – Acast podcasters and advertisers share what podcasting means to them in a new campaign to mark International Podcast Day

Podcast

Acast podcasts win big at Irish Podcast Awards — including Podcast Of The Year

Advertising

Podcast trends from Acast: Summer 2022

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Acast announces first ever Acast United line-up to unlock even more opportunity for advertisers

Advertising

Canadaland taps Acast to expand its podcast network and supercharge ad sales

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El podcast de Cristina Mitre, a phenomenon in Spanish podcasting, joins Acast

Advertising

“Magic + math(s)* in marketing to podcasters” or “7 things we’ve learned in 7 months of testing creative”

Acast

Where to find Acast at Podcast Movement 2022 in Dallas, Texas

Creators

Rio Ferdinand and FIVE join the Acast Creator Network, launching their first podcast, Vibe with FIVE

Creators

Acast+ now supports one-time payments, giving creators even more ways to earn revenue

Advertising

Acast continues to lead charge in the US with updates to commercial team

Creators

Acast-associated podcasts take home 35 gongs at the British Podcast Awards 2022

Creators

Sh**ged.Married.Annoyed. launches bonus content and exclusive benefits for fans with Acast+

Podcast

Acast acquires Podchaser, the world’s most comprehensive podcast database

Podcast

Josh Woodhouse named Regional Managing Director, Acast UK & Ireland

Creators

WTF with Marc Maron launches Acast+ podcast subscription, bringing paying fans bonus content and exclusive benefits

Advertising

Acast and The New York Times agree podcast ad sales deal for the UK

Advertising

Acast is the Home of Football

Creators

Acast strengthens product leadership team to accelerate listenership and revenue growth for podcasters

Advertising

3ShotsofTequila joins the Acast Creator Network, ensuring the podcast can be heard by fans everywhere

Creators

Acast announces new integration with Meta to help podcasters build communities

Advertising

45% of podcast listeners started listening to podcasts in the past year, according to new research from Acast and Nielsen

Creators

Spring and Acast partner to unlock social e-commerce for podcasters

Creators

Acast launches in Asia, hiring Timi Siytangco as Key Account Director in Singapore

Podcast

Acast signs collaboration and distribution deal with Resso

Podcast

Women of Acast champion podcast industry growth

Audio

Acast partners with Focusrite to help make podcasting more accessible

Advertising

Podcast giant Marc Maron joins Acast

Podcast

Acast appoints Jenny Rahm as Managing Director for the Nordics

Creators

Why we’re closing down the Acast listening app

Podcast

John Harrobin and Samantha Skey join Acast board as company strengthens commitment to growing US market share

Creators

Acast X Apple Podcasts Subscriptions: Empowering creators everywhere

Advertising

Acast promotes Jack Preston to Global Head of Acast Creative

Audio

Acast brings free recording and editing services to its podcasters with Podcastle partnership

Advertising

Say hello to Conversational Targeting

Creative Process

Acast and Laylo bring fan messaging to podcasting

Advertising

Comedian Hannah Berner strikes deal with Acast for ‘Berning In Hell’ podcast

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Adweek taps Acast to launch Adweek Podcast Network

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Podcast Movement Evolutions: Our favorite moments

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Canadian Politics Is Boring joins the Acast Creator Network

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We are entering a new era of podcasting

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Where to find Acast at Podcast Movement: Evolutions 2022

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Why we’re investing in Spain

Audio

Acast joins the Unstereotype Alliance as its first audio partner

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Acast partners with Scott McGillivray, host of The Real Estate Rebel podcast

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BuzzFeed Studios partners with Acast to launch podcast slate

Podcast

Acast to mark International Women’s Day with global initiatives to ‘break the bias’ in tech and podcasting

Advertising

That Peter Crouch Podcast joins the Acast Creator Network

Creative Process

Acast launches Spanish-language podcast series Anatomía del Podcast

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Acast appoints Tim Batt as Creator Network Development Director for New Zealand

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Ash London joins the Acast Creator Network

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‘Good Life Project’ podcast joins Acast

Podcast

Acast appoints new Creator Network leadership in the US

Podcast

Zibby Owens launches Zcast, a podcast network powered by Acast

Podcast

Anna Faris partners with Acast to supercharge podcast growth and expand monetization capabilities

Podcast

Sh**ged.Married.Annoyed. Renewed

Acast+

Acast to open up Acast+ to all podcasters

Advertising

Meshel Laurie and Osher Günsberg renew partnerships with Acast

Podcast

Acast launches Acast Amplifier, a podcast incubator to discover the next generation of UK podcasters

Growth

Acast adds specialized growth division to its Creator Network Team

Podcast

Acast launches Aclass Essentials, a free toolkit with everything you need to know to start a podcast

Podcast

Acast launches “First Words” campaign to inspire creators to start their own podcast

Podcast

Acast appoints Patrick Butkus as VP Marketing

Creators

2022: The year of the podcast resolution

Advertising

John Kasich and Jordan Klepper to launch original podcast ‘Kasich & Klepper’ with Acast, produced by Treefort Media

Podcast

Acast appoints Georgina Holt as Managing Director for the Americas

Advertising

gal-dem and Acast announce the launch of new podcast series Reclaimed & Rewritten

Audio

Acast appoints Veronika Taylor as SVP of its Creator Network

Podcast

Acast builds International team with focus on expansion

Podcast

Acast poaches Spotify’s Jeremy Weiner to lead East Coast region sales charge

Advertising

Acast grows team in Germany as it looks to build on its success in the region

Podcast

Acast launches “Rise Above The Noise” campaign to inspire the podcasters of tomorrow

News

Catch the official ‘House of Gucci’ podcast now — powered by Acast

Podcast

‘Random Order Podcast’ joins Acast for global distribution and monetization

Podcast

Katherine Ryan: Telling Everybody Everything renews deal with Acast

Podcast

Acast teams up with Samsung in global deal to distribute its 30,000+ podcasts directly to Galaxy users

Podcast

Fred VanVleet and Acast partner to launch original podcast series ‘Bet On Yourself’

Podcast

Scott Aukerman to launch ‘Comedy Bang! Bang! World’, a slate of premium podcast programming, in partnership with Acast

Podcast

Fearne Cotton’s Happy Place podcast signs with Acast

Podcast

Born in Sweden, made in America, heard…Everywhere

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How do you audio brand an audio brand?

Advertising

A bold statement to the world: podcasting is here to stay

Advertising

Acast launches Sponsored Stories, an immersive sponsorship experience

Podcast

An ode to RSS, and a toast to the future

Audio

Acast+: podcasting, plus so much more

Audio

Introducing Acast+, bringing new monetization options to podcasters everywhere

Audio

The most important relationship in podcasting

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Why 2020 was a record-breaker for Acast — and how the US podcast landscape reacted

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