The podcast are trendy. This is probably the most consumed type of content on streaming platforms along with series.
Yes OK Apple Music and Spotify are the most outstanding services in this market, in the last hours the incorporation of another related competitor has been announced. Youtubethe popular video site owned by Google, has revealed plans to enter the podcast business, but will do it his way.
According to a Bloomberg article, YouTube wants to attract podcasters and podcast networks to be part of its platform to create video versions of different shows.
To achieve this, the site offers financing of USD$50,000 for individual podcasts and from USD$200,000 to USD$300,000 to fund podcast networks.
This ad is part of YouTube’s strategy to compete directly with the aforementioned platforms, and give importance to podcasts.
It should be remembered that YouTube has already made decisions that point in this direction. Google’s platform recently stopped charging Canadian users to listen to a program in the background, which is only available to subscribers. Premium.
Another related aspect is the growing business of podcasts. According to Chartable, In 2020 alone, two new podcasts are created every minute across the globe, which equates to about 17,000 per week.
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