Podcast Distribution

Captivate distributes your podcast everywhere.

It's that simple. No fuss, no worries and no delays. We make sure that wherever your listeners are, your podcast is available to them.

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Easily publish your podcast to Apple, Spotify, Google and other major listening apps and directories with Captivate's single-click distribution!

With Captivate it's easy to submit your podcast to each directory, with handy quick links for submission, and one-click submission for the podcast platforms that support it. Captivate also makes it simple for you to track the progress of your submission with three simple statuses, Start Submission, Awaiting Approval and Podcast Approved.

Start Your Free Trial and distribute your podcast to all major directories hassle-free today!

Podcast Distribution Features

Podcast Distribution Feature

Quickly & Easily Distribute Your Podcast Everywhere, with a Single Click

Podcast distribution is a vital part of podcasting. Making your show available in as many outlets as possible gives you the best possible chance to reach new listeners across the globe, on any device.

Captivate's distribution center takes away all of that confusion and makes it easy (and free!) to submit your podcast to every directory in the world, with handy quick links for submission (and one-click submission for the podcast platforms that support it.)

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Hassle-Free RSS Feeds

The unique URL for your podcast RSS feed is the feed that you will submit to Apple Podcasts, Spotify etc within the Distribute section of your Captivate dashboard. You can copy this to your clipboard by clicking Copy or clicking Copy Feed URL in the blue show header of your Captivate dashboard.

Unlock extra functionality with Podcast 2.0's RSS Enhancements and don't worry about the technicalities of "creating an RSS feed" - we do all of this for you, automatically.

Industry-Leading Podcasting 2.0 Support

Welcome to the next generation of podcasting with enhanced RSS feeds powered by Podcasting 2.0 - a more immersive and interactive experience for both listeners and creators. With features like Location Information, Medium Type, Custom Text, and new funding models, listeners now have additional ways to engage with their favorite podcasters, including you!

Podcasting 2.0 is always evolving and Captivate offers one of the most comprehensive Podcasting 2.0 platforms in the world!

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Social Episode Marketing

Publish your episodes then tell the world. Share your social media optimized link so your episode looks great and encourages listening; grab the embed code to have your customized Captivate Podcast Player displayed on your website or share a link to directly download the audio file. Your show looks great, everywhere!

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Looking to monetize your podcast?

Our full-service monetization features allow you to start making revenue through
Memberships and One-Off Tips today.

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Memberships

Monetizing your podcast through memberships can provide a reliable source of income. Create a community and increase listener loyalty. Podcast memberships can also give you the flexibility to experiment with different pricing models and adjust your offerings to meet the needs of your audience.

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Members

EXCLUSIVE
Content

EARLY
Access

Tips

Looking for a way to earn revenue from your podcast without committing to ongoing membership programs? By giving your listeners the option to support your show with a Tip, you can generate income while maintaining flexibility in your monetization strategy.

QUICK
Secure

SUPPORT WITH
No Commitment

ANYTIME
Revenue

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Exclusive Content

Behind-the-scenes access to your listeners. Offer value and exclusivity that encourages your audience to support your show financially. Attract and retain sponsors by demonstrating the engagement and loyalty of your audience.

Early Access Content

Offering early access content can be a great way to monetize your podcast while rewarding your most dedicated listeners. Create a sense of exclusivity and build a stronger connection with your audience. Attract and retain sponsors by demonstrating the engagement and loyalty of your audience.

Choose Your Plan

All plans include a free no-obligation 7-day trial.
You'll get unlimited access to all features from day one, with no need to upgrade (ever!)

For Custom Plans or need over 150,000 downloads per month, please email [email protected] who can help.

For Custom Plans or need over 150,000 downloads per month, please email [email protected] who can help.

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