AuthorAnup Gosavi

Anup is the co-founder of Spext. When not listening to podcasts, he can be found doodling ideas, reading esoteric books or trying to make puns - only half of which are decent.

How can journalists use Spext to Record & Manage interviews?

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All of us love reading the newspaper and for many of us, it is one of the first things that we do in the morning. But how many of us understand the pains that the journalists have to go through everyday? Not only do they have to visit every place where an event or mishap has occurred, but they also have one of the biggest challenges – Quoting people – exactly, word by word! Doing this is extremely difficult, because if you change even a single word, the person may file a case...

Storytelling & Guest Selection for a winning podcast

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Before the pen or the printing press, there were stories – stories of wisdom, ideas and understanding of the world passed down generations through oral history. Around campfires in ancient caves and water coolers in modern offices, voice is and always has been the most natural medium for people to communicate. So, its no wonder that podcasts are a growing medium for people to tell and hear stories.  According to Nielson Podcast Insight, 2017; a whopping 69% of podcast listeners in the age...

Dynamic ads & other creative ways to monetize podcasts

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Even 5 years ago, if you asked someone what a podcast was, there was a high chance that they would not understand what you were talking about. During those times, it was quite difficult for the podcasters to earn a healthy income. But time, as they say, is the only constant variable in our world. With time, everything changes. So did the general awareness about podcasts. Podcasts, in the last 2 years or so, have gained momentum. More and more people and brands are getting involved in producing...

Say hello to Spext

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Around 2.5 years back, I was working on my earlier startup Limitless —  a time tracking and productivity company, and sitting alone at Waterfront  — a restaurant in Foster City that serves amazing falafel pizza, bested only by the view.
Anup GosaviAnup is the co-founder of Spext. When not listening to podcasts, he can be found doodling ideas, reading esoteric books or trying to make puns – only half of which are decent.

Building picks and shovels for voice 

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Before there was the printing press, the pen or even the papyrus scroll, there were stories – stories of wisdom, ideas and understanding of the world passed down generations through oral history. Around campfires in ancient caves and water coolers in modern offices, voice is and always has been the most natural medium for people to communicate. Voice as the second citizen When the computer revolution happened, voice became a second citizen on the web, as computers found it notoriously...