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Majority of US Youth Report Listening to Podcasts At Least Monthly

Majority of US Youth Report Listening to Podcasts At Least Monthly

The share of the US population that says they have listened to a podcast has risen to 57% this year. The proportion that listens monthly is also on the rise, with the latest Infinite Dial Report from Edison Research and Triton Digital showing that 41% of Americans...

Top Brands on TikTok Up Their Activities

Top Brands on TikTok Up Their Activities

TikTok continues to rack up its user count as well as the number of hours those users spend on the platform. And, brands have taken notice - with many upping their game on the app over the past year. Here are the top brands on TikTok, along with some benchmarks...

Mobile vs. Desktop: Visits and Search Trends

Mobile vs. Desktop: Visits and Search Trends

Mobile’s share of website visits continues to increase. Some 61% of site visits in the US came via mobile phones in 2020, up from 57% in 2019. This is per a study from Perficient that also found that the number of pageviews per visitor was lowest on mobile. The study...

What Are the Main Benefits of Podcast Advertising?

What Are the Main Benefits of Podcast Advertising?

As more advertisers consider advertising on podcasts, ad spend on podcasts is estimated to grow some 41% year-over-year this year. But, is podcast advertising effective? What drives advertisers to choose this form of media? Here’s what a recent report from Advertiser...

Out-of-Home Ad Spend Fell by 29% Last Year

Out-of-Home Ad Spend Fell by 29% Last Year

US out-of-home (OOH) advertising revenues decreased by 29% year-over-year (y-o-y) in 2020, totaling $6.1 billion, per figures released by the Out of Home Advertising Association of America (OAAA). This significant drop is in marked contrast from the respectable growth...

What Are Podcast Listeners’ Favorite Genres?

What Are Podcast Listeners’ Favorite Genres?

Podcast listenership is on the upswing and is expected to make up more than half of total monthly digital audio listeners this year. There also seems to be a podcast genre for every taste. Here are the ones people are listening to most, according to research [download...

Forecast Says Spotify to Overtake Apple in Podcast Audience Size

Forecast Says Spotify to Overtake Apple in Podcast Audience Size

The number of monthly podcast listeners is expected to grow by 10.1% year-over-year in 2021, with an estimated 117.8 million listeners tuning in each month, per a recent forecast from eMarketer. The forecast also has podcasts accounting for 53.9% of monthly digital...

Podcast Listeners Are More Diverse Than the General Population

Podcast Listeners Are More Diverse Than the General Population

Podcasts continue to grow in popularity, with the number of US adults who listen to them increasing each year. And, while the majority of podcast listeners are white, listeners in the US span ethnicities and races to a greater extent than the general population, per a...

Here Are the Most “Relevant” Brands in the US in 2021

Here Are the Most “Relevant” Brands in the US in 2021

History has repeated itself, with the brand at the top of the list of most relevant brands in the US holding its position for yet another year. However, the rest of the top 5 has otherwise changed. This is according to Prophet’s latest Brand Relevance Index [download...

US Passes 75 Million Paid Music Streaming Subscriptions

US Passes 75 Million Paid Music Streaming Subscriptions

Streaming’s growth is not letting up. In 2020 streaming accounted for 83% of the $12.2 billion in total US recorded music industry revenues. Indeed, on the back of 13.4% year-over-year growth, streaming music revenues reached $10.1 billion in 2020 as paid...

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