There is a flawed assumption that if you publish your podcast, it will be world-wide. That is not the case. In fact, your show might not be available in other countries unless you specifically apply for it to be. That can sometimes be a real chore.
For example, here is a way to publish your podcast in China: https://www.nanjingmarketinggroup.com/en/blog/china-podcast-platforms
Divoom Pixoo: https://amzn.to/2Y9TBFn
VOX Media Brings in Writers Guild of America. You can get paid to write podcasts: HERE
Want to read more? Maybe get a Podcast-inspired book: HERE
You’ll be surprised on how many of the 706,000 podcasts still produce – or not: HERE