Finally Google Starts to Show Podcasts in Search Result Pages
The information has become much easier with the growing use of the internet and smartphones. We mostly use youtube videos, forums, pictures for information sharing but there is also a method to do: Podcast. The podcast is a digital audio file available on the internet. We can listen to these podcast files episodes basis and learn, know, gather information on our choice. Now, Google is helping those who used to listen to these podcasts; Google lets you find these podcasts in google search results.
According to a Calculation, there are more than 2 Millions Podcasts available on the internet so the database for Google seems enough to show results for the applied queries. Now, the Podcast Creators should use the tag or label the podcasts specifically in order to make easier for Google Crawlers to search the podcast over the internet and show relevant results.
As you type ‘Podcast about Leonel Messi’ or ‘Podcast on Global Warming’, Google will show all the podcasts available on the internet of that relevant topic. As Google shows results, you can just follow the link and start tap and play to listen to them. After some time, According to Google, we don't need to add that Podcast in our search queries as Google will start to show podcast along with other information search result page.
This feature is available in the US right now and will be available all over the world. Along with google search, Google is planning to make this service available in Google Assistant also.