Is Podcasting Dead?
VC Fred Wilson experimented with podcasting with his family, but has now thrown in the towel.
It’s a fun thing to do for a while. But it’s really hard to sustain. It requires setting things up, getting a show together, and then editing the audio, making sure the sound is right, and then uploading the file to a hosting service, and then publicizing it.
In the end it was too much work.
We’ve figured out how to sustain our blogs. We couldn’t figure out how to sustain the podcast. May it rest in peace.