About the wpa
As the landscape of the Podcasting world continues to grow and become more accepted in mass media, the Wisconsin Podcast Association was conceived to add a place for podcasters from Wisconsin and throughout to turn for resources, connections, ideas and networking.
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PODCASTERS HELPING PODCASTERS
Times are tough and now more then ever is important for us all to work together. The Wisconsin Podcast Association is stepping up to help podcasters throughout Wisconsin who are struggling because of COVID-19. The association announced that a portion of all new membership dues will be donated to podcasters in need during this crisis.
Podcasters in need of assistance can complete the form below to be considered for assistance.
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The iHeart CEO was a keynoter at Podcast Movement’s Evolutions Thursday night in Los Angeles. Pittman took some heat from the podcast community last September when he said podcasting was radio’s birthright. Last night he made it clear how much he believed in podcasting and told the crowd it’s going to be a lot bigger than anyone thinks….
iHeart Media Rolls Out New Ad Marketplace for Podcasts
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Dear Fellow Podcaster, As the world of podcasting continues to grow nationally and right here in the state of Wisconsin we want to make the Wisconsin Podcast Association a community for podcasters, podcast enthusiasts, and anyone else interested in this growing...
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