Podcast hosting pricing
12 months for the price of 10 when you pay yearly. All prices in USD.
If you need more than 250,000 downloads per month, or more than 3,000 private podcast subscribers, contact us about our Enterprise plans.
Incredibly easy to use
Frequently Asked Questions
Let's say you're on the 50,000 downloads per month plan. If we notice that you’re consistently going over your download limit we’ll reach out to you and get you to upgrade to the next level. There's no "automatic shut off;" we'll continue to serve audio for your listeners.
You can create as many podcasts as you'd like on Transistor, starting at $19 / month.
Each podcast is a separate show and can contain unlimited episodes. We also don't have storage limits. View the demo video.
Yes! You retain ownership over all your content on Transistor.
In our terms, you are simply giving us permission to host and distribute your content. Aside from this permission, Transistor doesn't acquire any right, title, or interest in or to your content.
Furthermore, you can do whatever you'd like with your show: run your own ads, create a Patreon membership, and distribute it any way you'd like.
Get a USB microphone (the ATR2100 or the Samson Q2U are both good).
Connect your microphone to your computer, iPhone, Android, or tablet.
Record your audio. You can use free software like Garage Band (Mac) or Audacity (PC).
Export your recorded audio to MP3. For audio quality, choose 44100 Hz and 128 kb/s in your export settings.
Log in to your Transistor hosting account.
Upload the MP3 file you recorded, and then publish your episode.
Now, your hosting provider will generate an RSS feed for your podcast.
Submit your podcast's RSS feed to Spotify and Apple Podcasts.
Now, every time you publish a new episode, listeners will automatically get it in their podcast player!
For more information, read our guide: How to start a podcast in 2023.
We don't limit the number of episodes you can upload, the size of episodes, the length of episodes, or the amount of total storage on Transistor. The only limit is the number of monthly downloads you get. You can also start as many separate podcasts as you'd like!