8 Best Articles on Social Audio
The most useful articles on social audio from around the web—beginners to advanced—curated by thought leaders and our community. We focus on timeless pieces and update the list whenever we discover new, must-read articles or videos—make sure to bookmark and revisit this page.
Top 5 Social Audio Articles
At a glance: these are the articles that have been most read, shared, and saved on social audio by Refind users in 2023 so far.
- Clubhouse’s Inevitability
- The next big social network trend? Shortform audio
- TikTok and the Vibes Revival
- Passive audio: Is it time for a new user experience?
- The Future of Social Audio: Startups, Roadmap, Business Models, and a Forecast
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The next big social network trend? Shortform audio
Voice notes with viral dreams
Passive audio: Is it time for a new user experience?
Your loud is becoming my loud. If I want to opt out of your audio, what’s a socially acceptable user experience for both of us?
TikTok and the Vibes Revival
Increasingly, what we’re after on social media is not narrative or personality but moments of audiovisual eloquence.
«The vibes are all around us, for the taking. You don’t have to be a poet or philosopher, don’t even have to post anything online. All you have to do is notice.»
Meta and Spotify are shifting resources away from their Clubhouse competitors
Meta is moving resources away from its Live Audio Rooms, and Spotify has killed the Creator Fund for its Clubhouse competitor Greenroom.
The Future of Social Audio: Startups, Roadmap, Business Models, and a Forecast
This market analysis includes a trend analysis and forecast of the rapidly growing social audio market. I have been a technology industry analyst in relevant markets for over a decade at tech research…
These are some of the most-read long-form articles on social audio.
Clubhouse will do for audio what Twitter, Instagram Stories, and TikTok did for text, images, and video.
«Electrification of personal vehicles would have happened at some point; it seems fair to argue that Musk accelerated the timeline significantly.»
Cashing in on Clubhouse
Hustle Culture Takes Center Stage on the Audio Social App
«There’s a well-known Clubhouse rule: the longer a room is open, the probability of discussing Clubhouse approaches one.»
The Next Phase of Social? Listen Closely
We’re on the cusp of a wave of audio innovation that will rival the explosion of video apps. Now new social + audio startups are stretching beyond podcasts.
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