Digital Content Next: Podcast audiences are climbing, but the medium faces growing pains

Digital Context Next: Podcast audiences are climbing, but the medium faces growing pains. “Podcasts are earning a strong foothold in digital media. The popularity of podcasts such as ‘Serial’ and ‘This American Life’ aided the medium in reaching new audiences. In fact, Edison Research reports an estimated 57 million Americans over the age of 12 listened to a podcast in January and February of 2016.”