Re: Living Off Your Podcast (was Re: [podcasters] Re: Need help locating a podcast hosting provider)
- Sports has been a good advertising segment so long as the host are
On 2/23/2012 12:37 PM, tapeleg wrote:
> I wonder how another big segment, sports talk, fits into that. How
> does that go over with advertisers.
> --- In email@example.com
> <mailto:podcasters%40yahoogroups.com>, Todd Cochrane <geeknews@...> wrote:
> > Having sit in front of literally 100's of media buyers. It boils
> down to
> > one thing only "risk to client reputation" comedy shows are very high
> > risk to client reputation. We live in a politically correct world,
> > what you say even in Jest is held against you and your sponsors. When
> > there are literally thousands of ad opportunities. Sponsors will
> > risk putting there ads in content that will get them in hot water..
> > It is usually someone with an agenda that get a hair up their butt and
> > they start a viral campaign against the show and sponsors. You see
> > sponsors cutting ties to spokespeople all the time...
> > Believe me I wish I could monetize comedy as literally there is 10's of
> > millions of dollars of podcast comedy inventory available.
> > Todd..
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