March 26th, 2020
Deployed analytics update for Google Podcasts iOS app
Today, Podnews noted that Google Podcasts is now available as an iOS app. However, editor James Cridland also noted that:
It’s likely that many podcast hosts could incorrectly credit downloads from Google’s new iPhone app to Apple Podcasts. Unlike the "GSA/" user-agent of the Android app, the iOS app has a user-agent of "Podcasts:"
Thanks for the heads up, James! We were able to update our list of user-agents and deploy an update today.
Now, your podcast analytics on Transistor will also include listeners who use Google Podcasts on iOS: