At a time when podcasts are believed to have peaked in popularity has come Serial. And people can’t stop discussing it online. Re-investigating the murder of a high-school girl in Baltimore in 1999 and the conviction of her ex-boyfriend for the crime in its first season, the weekly podcast has already got five million downloads on iTunes. Serial reached that number faster than any other podcast. Many believe Serial 's runaway success could get millions to binge-listen and do for podcasts what Game of Thrones did for TV series. Insidermonkey experts made a list of 11 best comedy podcasts on iTunes.
There are a lot of different types of podcasts and you’re always sure to be able to find one that fits your niche. I even used to listen to one called Gilmore Guys where they watched episodes of Gilmore Girls and discussed them. There’s a little something for everyone. Some broadcasters even make money and have turned it into a full-time job. To create this list of the 11 best comedy podcasts on iTunes, we checked out what’s trending on the iTunes charts. You can also check our list of 7 Best Music Making Apps for Android.