Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) March 1, 2006
There has never been a better time to start learning Italian, just visit http://www.learnitalianpod.com, download the podcasts on to your mp3 and you’re ready to go. No more sitting in classrooms on a wet Wednesday evening. You can literally learn anywhere you can use your mp3 player, on the bus or train, while commuting to work, or even at home at 3:00 in the morning, when you can’t sleep.
In the first three months since its launch http://www.learnitalianpod.com has enjoyed phenomenal success with over 100,000 visits a month. The amazing podcast technology allows the site to draw people who want to expand their knowledge of Italian, from the 4 corners of the world. So far they have had 260,000 people download their Learn Italian podcasts from 84 different countries.
The success of http://www.learnitalianpod.com has even spread to one of the worlds most popular download sites, with the site being featured on Apple’s iTunes and has been among their "Top 100 most downloaded" since its first month of operation. This puts it in the company of some heady competition such as NBC News, The New York Times and the Discovery Channel. The website has also been featured on the front page of Internet giant Yahoo's cutting edge "Podcast Directory."
The site features two free podcasts every week with a broadcast for beginners on Mondays and also on Thursdays for those at an intermediate level. In addition to the free podcasts there is the opportunity to take your studies to the next level for a monthly fee of $9.95. This gives you access to dialogue and supplementary vocabulary in either PDF (standard e-book format) or in audio, so that you can keep up and make the most of your studies.
As well as the podcasts there is a whole host of information on the Italian people and every aspect of Italian life, from food and culture to information on the best shopping and culture and traditions. In fact almost everything you need to be a real Italian! The service also has an interactive aspect where users can post their own comments and reviews on the podcasts and articles.
Podcasting looks set to be the new way to learn languages. Innovative sites like http://www.learnitalianpod.com are leading the way in this new learning revolution that will bring us all a step closer to mastering that new language.