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Before we get started, a quick note that prices are going up tonight at midnight to attend PM22 at the lowest possible cost. See below for more!
August will be here before you know it. This week is for Podcast Movement 2022 reminders, including the speaker submission deadline. We also have an update on the session recordings from Evolutions. Texas podcasters, stay tuned as we hit the road next month for our Meetup Tour
Let's jump in!
PM EVENT NEWS
PM22 Speaker Submissions Due This Friday
Could this be your year to speak on podcasting’s most influential stage? Proposals for PM22 are due this Friday, May 6 before midnight. Selection is competitive, though we encourage all to submit – every brilliant session or panel idea has a real shot.
Sessions are in-person only and will take place August 24-26 in Dallas, Texas. Please explore each track to pick the best fit for your topic. Review requirements, FAQs, and details here, and feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Best of luck!
The Texas Meetup Tour is On!
Beep beep! The PM team is hitting the road next month to host several community meetups leading up to PM22.
If you're in any of these cities, please join us for drinks, networking, and good ol' fashioned Texas fun!
Join Us for PM 2022 This Summer
Prices for PM22 increase TONIGHT AT MIDNIGHT
If you're not yet signed up to join over 3,000 podcasters and professionals from around the world this summer, what are you waiting for? Register before midnight for the best deal!
Podcast Movement 2022 features hundreds of educational sessions spread across carefully curated tracks, amazing expo halls to discover the latest podcasting tools and technologies, and of course the best networking events and parties in podcasting!
Book your PM22 Hotel Now!
Podcast Movement has negotiated a special discounted rate at our host hotel (which is also where the event takes place), but the number of rooms available is limited.
Each year our rooms sell out, and attendees have to book off-site. Don't miss out on your chance to stay where all the action is at PM22!
EVOLUTIONS SESSION RECORDINGS
The PM team has been working on getting the session recordings from Evolutions ready for you to view and enjoy. Great news: They're LIVE!
Videos for all 100+ sessions from the Los Angeles event are now available on-demand. Just sign in to your Swapcard account as you did for the live event, and you'll have access to all sessions included in your pass tier.
If you weren't able to join us, you can still have a front-row seat to the best talks and education in podcasting. Click below for purchase options.
We asked our Twitter PM community about April victories, and you delivered. Shoutout to Chandi for being fearless in pursuit of the interview! On Bound by the Cloak, listeners “hear from ordinary people with extraordinary experiences.” This co-host goes the extra mile.
Want to be in the spotlight, best mates? Join our conversations on Twitter and share your perspective.
PODMOV DAILY: INDUSTRY NEWS FOR CREATORS
Facebook's Podcast Shutdown Made Us Smarter – How NPR crams a podcast into a TikTok; Spotify loses more podcast leadership; “Monetizing Your Podcast” from SoundPath on Friday
Paying for Podcasts Isn't Just ‘Supporting Creators' – Plus: Apple Podcasts pushes annual subscription plans; Podcasts with a reality TV format
YouTube Expands Access to Tipping Monetization – Plus: When in doubt, leave out the sound effects; Apple Podcasts listener report for subscribers
It's been great chatting! We hope to see you soon, whether it's at one of our Texas meetups or at PM22. Don't forget: Prices for PM22 increase tonight at midnight, so be sure to grab your pass at the lowest cost.
The Podcast Movement Team