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But here are the Hot Pod Pro archives, in reverse chronological order:

Branded Vs. Brand Podcasts
June 25, 2016

Three Perspectives on Craft, Followup on PubRadio’s Crisis Narrative
June 23, 2016

More Branded Podcasts, ESPN Impressions
June 11, 2016

Midroll-Stitcher Followup
June 9, 2016

Hivio 2016
June 4, 2016

Postcard from LA, A Podcast Audit?
June 2, 2016

Paywall Approaches
May 28, 2016

How Gimlet Handles New Show Development
May 26, 2016

Episode Lengths, Live Pod Tapings, Tracking “Listeners”
May 21, 2016

RadioPublic, Facebook Video and Audiograms
May 19, 2016

NPR One Discovery, iTunes Winding Down?, News and Amazon Echo
May 14, 2016

NYT-Arment, The Ringer Breaks Out Multiple Feeds
May 12, 2016

Podcasts and TV
May 7, 2016

Pineapple Street Media, Spotify Updates UX
May 5, 2016

Update on WNYC Studios, Another Round’s Heben Nigatu Leaves BuzzFeed
April 30, 2016

This American Life on Pandora, Follow-Up on Editors
April 28, 2016

Ben Thompson on the Podcast Ad Market, Editor Crisis
April 23, 2016

The Way We Report
April 16, 2016

Audible Channels, Ottoradio
April 9, 2016

Some Notes On a Podcast-First News Strategy
April 2, 2016

Additional Considerations For A New Podcast Chart
March 25, 2016

Audible Sharing, What Audible Actually Wants
March 18, 2016

Infinite Dial 2016
March 11, 2016

Branded Podcasts
February 26, 2016

On the Public Radio Measurement Guidelines
February 5, 2016