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How do you manually add a podcast feed to iOS and Android

Most podcast players include a directory of podcasts that allow you to search and find the show you want. But occasionally, you’ll need to manually add a podcast to your app. This is true for private podcast feeds, or for podcasts that haven’t submitted their feed to Apple, Google, or Spotify for indexing. Note: this …

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Why is Dr. Phil starting a podcast?

On Twitter, Allan Klement pointed out that established media entities, like Conan O’Brien, have started using podcasts to expand their brands. In a sense, this is something that traditional media has been doing for decades: expanding into other channels, offering “behind the scenes” content, increasing their distribution. But this most recent wave of podcasting is …

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How podcast distribution works – upload once and have it publish on multiple platforms

To upload a podcast, and have it distributed on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Overcast, Pocket Casts, and others, you’ll want to follow these steps: Sign up for a podcast hosting service (Transistor, Simplecast, Libsyn). Your podcast hosting platform will generate a podcast-ready RSS feed for you. Example: feeds.transistor.fm/build-your-saas Next, if you haven’t already, you’ll …

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Dana Carvey and Conan O’Brien think podcasting is a “different kind of sport.”

In the most recent episode of Conan O’Brien’s podcast, he and Dana Carvey discussed podcasts as a form of entertainment. (Link) Conan O’Brien: We were talking about this: we’re in this world now of podcasts. Just at this moment. Dana Carvey: Yes. Conan O’Brien: And what I’ve noticed, when I’ve seen people that do podcasts then go out …

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