Podbean is still under attack. We’re all sharing notes to help each other. Podcasting community FTW!
Buzzsprout now supports images in chapters: Here is an example: https://feeds.buzzsprout.com/264670/7752958/chapters.json.
Buzzsprout now supports the location tag at the podcast level. Here are some examples: https://feeds.buzzsprout.com/213298.rss
This is why I get so excited about the work of the Podcast Index. We as an industry have to innovate to serve listeners, creators, and advertisers (to a certain degree).
"Closed vs Open. As Spotify expands their suite of exclusive content, and others like Amazon and Apple enter the fray, we’ll begin to see more competition between closed platforms and the open RSS-based ecosystem. I believe the open ecosystem can continue to thrive; competition is healthy, after all. But the open ecosystem will need to continue to innovate as an industry to serve listeners, creators, and advertisers well." -- Dave Zohrob from Chartable.
About to bring another aggregator online (bringing us to 8) to handle the increased feed count. I'm bringing in about 300k potentially new feeds over the next few days, which is the first part of @cisene dump. I'll have to re-balance the aggregators after that settles out.
We now have podcast profile pages:
I am going to work my way through your code and see how this all works. I know the basics of node.js/express routing and such. It's just the React stuff that's new to me.
Intended for all stake holders of podcasting who are interested in improving the eco system