Triton Digital Releases New Zealand Podcast Rankings for December 2021 and New Podcast Rankings Website

Auckland, New Zealand–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Digital Newt®, the global leader in technology and services for the digital audio and podcast industry, today announced the release of the latest New Zealand Podcast Ranker. The ranking provides an overview of the top 100 podcasts as well as the top networks in New Zealand from December 1 to 31, 2021, as measured by Triton’s Podcast Metrics measurement service.

The Top 100 Podcast Ranker and Top Network Ranker are ranked by monthly listeners, according to the latest IAB Podcast technical measurement guidelines.

This month we’re featuring the New Zealand Podcast Ranker website – an enhanced and robust experience for New Zealand advertisers and agencies looking for podcast consumption insights. With just a few clicks, the new Podcast Ranker website provides metrics on New Zealand’s top 100 podcasts and publishers.

The new rankings website will continue to evolve in the new year with more in-depth information, metrics and other regions of the world.

For this reporting period, the top three podcasts include Fletch, Vaughan & Megan on ZM (NZME/iHeartRadio), Casefile True Crime (Audioboom) and The Mike Hosking Breakfast (NZME/iHeartRadio).

New podcasts debuting in the charts this month include Lost Hills (NZME/iHeartRadio), UK True Crime Podcast (Audioboom), The Howie Games (LiSTNR (SCA)), and more.

The total number of downloads of all shows by all participating publishers in the month of December is 5.8 million.

Participating networks in the New Zealand ranking include Audioboom, Headgum, Kast Media, LiSTNR (SCA), MediaWorks Radio Limited, NZME/iHeartRadio, Stitcher Media and Sports Entertainment Network (SEN).

To participate in the leaderboard, view full leaderboard results, and sign up to receive future leaderboards by email, visit

Triton Digital’s Podcast Metrics measurement service is certified by the IAB Tech Lab to be compliant with Version 2 of the IAB Podcast Measurement Technical Guidelines and is currently being audited to complete certification for Version 2.1. It provides accurate and relevant data on how, when and where podcast content is consumed across multiple hosting platforms, with the ability to view metrics by date range, location, device, podcast name, episode, title, etc.

About Triton Digital

digital newt® is the global leader in technology and services for the digital audio and podcasting industry. Present in more than 80 countries, Triton provides innovative technology that enables broadcasters, podcasters and online music services to grow their audience, maximize revenue and streamline day-to-day operations. Additionally, Triton Powers the Global Online Audio Industry with Webcast Metrics®, the leading online audio measurement service, and Podcast Metrics, one of the industry’s first IAB-certified podcast measurement services. With unprecedented integrity, excellence, teamwork and accountability, Triton remains committed to connecting audio, audiences and advertisers to continuously fuel the growth of the global online industry. For more information, visit