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SEO for Audio Files

Here is a simple and effective way. Transacribe the audios and post it below the audio file. You will have unique content + more data for the search engines to fetch more traffic to the site. Use ...
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Is it possible to share an audio file and play within Facebook

It's still not doable via facebook. You can send sound files via message, and they can be played in the messages. Facebook doesn't have an option to put up only audio files. You have to turn your ...
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What lossy audio format is the most universally recognized across all devices in 2016?

The most universally recognized lossy audio format in 2016 is MPEG-4 AAC audio. Every device from the 21st century that can play audio video uses ISO/IEC 14496 MPEG-4. The playback decoding is done ...
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Which browsers support flac audio files?

caniuse.com suggests that it is not supported in Internet Explorer, Opera Mini, or KaiOS Browser. All other current browser versions show they are compatible.
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Why don't all browser support the same audio/video formats?

Each format is intellectual property and requires a license to decode it. Video is much the same, but is further complicated by the fact that a “video format” is actually a combination of a video ...
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My website hosts various m4a files but they do not play in Internet Explorer

The problem would seem to be that you are specifying an unsupported/invalid mime-type in the type attribute. (See IE audio object - Scroll down for the supported mime-types.) If this is AAC in an MP4 ...
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My website hosts various m4a files but they do not play in Internet Explorer

Fixed the issue by using the following HTML5 markup: <audio src="music.m4a" controls></audio>
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Using the <audio> tag with a ".ogg" mp3 stops in Chrome when I change tracks

You need to change type="audio/mp3 to type="audio/ogg. Example - <audio controls autoplay="autoplay"><source src="http://example:8001/mpd.ogg" type="audio/ogg">
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Embed audio broadcasting on web page

There was a time when soundcast/icecast worked, somewhat. But with flash being very limited with device compatibility I ditched both years ago. 2 things to consider when streaming..listeners for the ...
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