THE ADAM BUXTON PODCAST AND SPONSORS

Posted: 12th April 2018

When I first started making the podcast in 2015 I considered crowd funding through sites like Patreon (https://www.patreon.com/) which help many podcasters keep their work economically viable, but instead I ended up working with Acast (www.acast.com) to bring in selected sponsors. With money coming in from sponsors I don’t have to ask listeners for contributions and I can have fun making ads.

Instead of doing sponsor ‘reads’ that live forever in a podcast episode, Acast uses a system that enables me to tag the ads I make onto all my episodes for a certain period of time. That way once the episode starts it can remain ad-free (though once in a while there will be an ad that runs just before my outro ramble or at the very end).

Here’s a few of the ads I’ve made for some of my podcast sponsors in the last few years. I’m grateful to Acast for their work bringing in these and other sponsors, all of whom help to pay for the ongoing production of new episodes and enable Rosie and myself to munch on the highest quality biscuits as a reward for our hard Ramble-work.

Adam (April 2018)

Vegetarian Shoes

http://www.vegetarian-shoes.co.uk

BOSE QC 35 II Noise Cancelling Headphones

Leesa Mattress

Visit www.leesa.co.uk/BUXTON and type in the offer code BUXTON80 at check out for an £80 discount!

National Art Pass

The National Art Pass is a card that comes with a book listing hundreds of galleries, museums, historical houses and major exhibitions that you can get into for FREE or 50% off with your pass.

Visit ArtFund.org/BUXTON to find out more.

Bulb Energy

Bulb is an energy provider that uses digital technology to keep costs down and speed things up, helping make it 20% cheaper than the ‘Big Six’.

Join Bulb today and if you go to bulb.co.uk/buckles you’ll get £50 worth of free renewable energy.

Harry's Razors

Visit harrys.com/adambuxton and order a free trial set for only £3.95 (it’s worth £11.50!) 

Squarespace

Build your own website, blog or online store at www.squarespace.com

Use the offer code BUXTON for 10% off if you decide to buy.