How to Submit Your Podcast to iHeartRadio

The first step in making your podcast accessible to as many listeners is to be everywhere. That means submitting to all the major podcast directories, including iHeartRadio! Getting listed everywhere you can will ensure that new, diverse audiences across the globe have the opportunity to discover and tune into your podcast.  iHeartRadio is one of… Read more »

How to Come Up with a Podcast Name

It’s a crucial step in starting a podcast, so how do you come up with your podcast name? Learn how 5 podcasters came up with their names along with everything you need to know about choosing your own.

How to Use Podcast Music + Free Podsafe Music Download!

Get all the answers on royalty-free ‘podsafe’ music, copyright rules and how to use podcast music effectively in this complete explainer. Plus, download a free package of podcast intro, outro and background music, no strings attached!

Garry Aylott Joins Captivate as Head of Design

Garry Aylott, OG podcaster and world-class user experience designer, joins the Captivate team as Head of Design to take Captivate’s focus on user-friendly podcasting even further!

How to Submit Your Podcast to Spotify

Spotify is one of the biggest streaming services and outlets for podcasters. Here’s how to submit your podcast to Spotify using Captivate and manual submission.

Email Marketing for Podcasters: The Complete Guide

We’ve partnered with email marketing provider AWeber on this complete guide to email marketing for podcasters. Learn how to set up and run a highly effective mailing list for your listeners and subscribers!

Introducing… Captivate Private Podcast Feeds!

Introducing a huge new feature upgrade for Captivate: private feeds. Private podcasting is now available to any podcaster, at no extra cost. Learn how to use private feeds to grow your podcast, communicate and share exclusive content!

Captivate Zapier and Mailchimp Integrations are Go!

We’re always on the hunt for new ways to make your life easier as a podcaster, whether that’s giving you new ways to promote your episodes or cut down on your boring admin jobs. This week, we introduce two new integrations with Zapier and Mailchimp.

3 Ways To Increase Your Podcast’s Production Value

In a guest post from podcast production company Soundstripe, Drew Gula shares 3 ways to improve your show’s production value and create a quality podcast that will attract new listeners and keep them listening.

How to Submit Your Podcast to Deezer

Deezer is one of the world’s most popular audio streaming platforms, and getting your podcast on Deezer with Captivate is super easy.

Welcome to the Team, Danny Brown!

Welcome Danny Brown, our new podcaster support expert and long-time Captivate user! Danny joins our world-class podcasting customer support team this week!

Here’s How To Get Your Podcast Listed in JioSaavn

We’ve announced another distribution partner! All Captivate podcasters can now submit their podcast to another of India’s largest streaming services, Jiosaavn. Learn how to get listed now!

Welcome to Our Partners Podcorn and Gaana!

We’re delighted to welcome two brand new Captivate partners: Gaana, India’s #1 audio platform and Podcorn, the podcast sponsorship marketplace, plus we release our brand new podcaster resources section!

Captivate is IAB Certified!

Captivate is delighted to become an IAB Certified podcast hosting and analytics provider and to be able to help shape the future of podcast measurement!

Introducing Unique Listener Analytics!

This free Captivate upgrade introduces new unique listener tracking metrics and a simple way of checking when your analytics were last updated, plus we’re hosting a live webinar next week to dig into it more!

Brand New Podcast Analytics Features!

With a new episode deep-dive view, publish date overlays and city/region breakdowns across your entire show or on an episode-by-episode basis, your Captivate podcast analytics just got a serious power boost!