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Re: [podcasters] Re: Getting attention from iTunes Podcast Support

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  • Calvin Powers
    Thanks for the info! ... -- ========== Calvin Powers http://www.calvinpowers.com/ [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
    Message 1 of 10 , Oct 31, 2011
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      Thanks for the info!

      On Sun, Oct 30, 2011 at 1:14 PM, Douglas E. Welch <douglas@...>wrote:

      > The code is <itunes:new-feed-url>
      >
      > It only works for iTunes subscribers but moves them over to the new feed
      > automatically the next time they access your existing feed. You will want
      > to leave it in place for a week or more to ensure you capture as many
      > subscribers as possible.
      >
      > More information can be found in this document.
      >
      > http://www.apple.com/itunes/podcasts/specs.html
      >
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      > On Sun, Oct 30, 2011 at 9:55 AM, Calvin Powers <calvin@...>
      > wrote:
      >
      > > **
      > >
      > >
      > > Interesting, what's an itunes redirect code?
      > >
      > > On Sat, Oct 29, 2011 at 3:48 PM, Douglas E. Welch <
      > douglas@...
      > > >wrote:
      > >
      > >
      > > > You could also manually replace the feed file for a short time with the
      > > > iTunes redirect code until it switches I over. I have had to do it both
      > > > ways in the past when moving from Feedburner.
      > > >
      > > > DW.
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      > > > On Oct 29, 2011, at 12:47 PM, David Jackson <jammindave@...>
      > > wrote:
      > > >
      > > > > If you're using the Blubrry powerpress plugin, you can use that to
      > > > redirect
      > > > > iTunes to your new feed.
      > > > >
      > > > > Dave Jackson
      > > > > Personal Podcast Coach
      > > > > www.schoolofpodcasting.com
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > On Sat, Oct 29, 2011 at 8:52 AM, Patrick McNa... <
      > > > writerpatrick@...>wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > >> **
      > > > >>
      > > > >>
      > > > >>
      > > > >>
      > > > >> --- In podcasters@yahoogroups.com, Nobilis Reed <authornobilis@...>
      > > > wrote:
      > > > >>>
      > > > >>> The only people I've known who have gotten support from iTunes have
      > > > >> either
      > > > >>> had friends on the inside, or have been VERY large content
      > providers,
      > > > >> like
      > > > >>> NPR.
      > > > >>>
      > > > >>
      > > > >> It use to be that one needed to be on iTunes to get attention but
      > now
      > > > >> there's just so many podcasts on iTunes (probably over a million)
      > that
      > > > it
      > > > >> doesn't make a difference anymore, at least for a new podcast. It's
      > > > still
      > > > >> handy for users to be able to subscribe though iTunes but I wouldn't
      > > > expect
      > > > >> many people to find the podcast using iTunes.
      > > > >>
      > > > >> I think about all you can do is to check your feed for any possible
      > > > >> problems, making sure things such as your icon is sized right, and
      > > just
      > > > wait
      > > > >> to see if the problem resolves itself.
      > > > >>
      > > > >>
      > > > >>
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > --
      > > > > Dave Jackson
      > > > >
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