For most of the day, I've written a history of podcasting in the UK. It's been fascinating to discover what's on the Web Archive. Omissions/Corrections very, very welcome. podnews.net/article/history-uk

Can anyone help me with the "Ben Hammersley invented the word podcasting in Feb 2004" vs "Dannie J. Gregoire invented the word podcaster in Sep 2004" argument? Is there a canonical understanding of this?

Transcripts - how does the transcript tag work with dynamic audio insertion? If I put a 20" message for people in Canada in the front of my podcast, but nobody else gets it, what happens to the SRT transcript?

In a discussion on Twitter about what the first UK podcast was. Anyone know? Here's the first I worked on (I even credited myself in the RSS feed). Mar 2005, before Apple Podcasts - the instructions are... wow.

@dave @adam @samsethi Hoping it makes amends. Also, contains @merryoscar and lots of talk about Podcasting 2.0. And the return of Boostagram Corner.

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Coming shortly - a hamfisted attempt to make friends with @dave and @adam on Podland News with @samsethi

YouTube has just launched its first podcast. It was nowhere in any of the podcast apps; but I just put it into the Podcast Index so at least proper podcast apps will be able to find it... :) podcastindex.org/podcast/42778

Stupid question alert. This is Fountain. What do I tell an ordinary human being to do, to add sats into their wallet?

This ordinary person is in Norway, in this particular case. Where can I point them for a service that will take his funny Norwegian money, and put it somewhere that can be used to pay a lightning invoice? I actually can't think of how to do this simply - I don't know what service to use.

(And how could you scan this QR code on your phone?)

//@merryoscar

(I still reckon that the transcript tag is the trojan horse to getting more podcast hosts implementing Podcast Namespace tags).

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WIRED magazine says we should do transcripts, but didn't go into where to put them. The new transcript tag would have been good for them to mention. wired.com/story/how-to-make-po

Sooo, just listened to the latest edition of Podcasting 2.0. That was, um, a fun walk in the park (literally, I was walking in the park).

Hmm. podnews.net/search?q=HR1&provi - scroll down a little. That's a lot of bright-blue podcasts in the Podcast Index.

Interesting project - works with Lightning and essentially transfers SATs/BTC into fiat-based virtual credit cards. Might be of interest to those getting into value4value, since it works with any simple lightning wallet.

paywithmoon.com/

@davejackson PS - tidied this up a bit now. podnews.net/search?provider=pi is rather better, and this link will search value4value ones only.

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Also, @davejackson - you asked for a value4value podcast search engine. podnews.net/search now has an option for value4value podcasts. It's a bit ugly.

@davejackson - podnews.net/podcast/i9bcj shows that your "Leading the Bleeding" podcast is in the Afar language, spoken mainly in Ethopia and Djibouti. Impressive that you're fluent in that; and/or you might want to fix that in your Libsyn dashboard. (It also notices that you are now value4value enabled. Yay!)

@keunes I'm trying to make it simple. Would welcome any feedback.

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