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How to attract listeners

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Shared by Caterina • January 25, 2024

Growing your podcast audience is something you should do regularly, dedicating just as much time and passion as you do when crafting and recording each podcast episode of yours. Here is how:

Focus on the launch

A good launch is crucial if you want to gain engaged listeners – and add a major mood boost too. If you need help, you can check the collection How to create a podcast in our Help Center or contact our CS team from here, they will be glad to help 🤗

Reach listeners on social media

Spreaker helps you massively in posting your content on social media, with a practical autoshare feature that automatically posts an update to your Facebook , X and YouTube account. We have also the Spreaker Podcast app where you can share your episodes directly on your Instagram stories. Each social media post should contain your unique insight into why people should listen to that episode and, ultimately, to your entire podcast.

Submit to podcatchers

Distribute your podcast to as many different podcast platforms as Spotify or Apple Podcasts, using our one-click and RSS Feed methods. Give your podcast maximum distribution possibilities by syndicating to all the major platforms, quickly and easily.

Transcribe your audio

Transcribing helps you grow your listener base, it is extremely useful in boosting your podcast SEO making it super easy to be reached by people who are actively searching for content like yours. You can use the tools we suggest here 📋

Start using paid advertising services

AdHub is our advertising tool, available for US users only, that will give you the chance to promote your podcast with an audio ad on other targeted podcasts.

Now that you have learned these tips, it is time to create your next episode! 🏃🏽‍♂️


Spreaker Podcast app

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Shared by Caterina • January 11, 2024

Happy New Year Spreaker community! 🍾

We wish you and your podcast the best for this 2024. Future is unpredictable, but we know we will for sure stay by your side and help you grow with our Revenue boost!

You are probably aware that listens from Spreaker products give you a 10% revenue boost: you can make more money with your listens directly on Spreaker! (app, website, widget)

And, speaking of Spreaker products, are you familiar with our Spreaker App? It’s the best listening and community experience for your audience!

Here are some reasons to push your listeners to Spreaker:

🤑 Do we need to remind you of the 10% revenue boost? Every listen counts more on Spreaker.

⭐️ It’s available both on iOS and Android: if you want to reach all your listeners, the Spreaker app is the perfect place.

👑 Your audience can be part of your Supporters Club. Get recurrent tipping from your fanbase as your dedicated listener supports your content and/or for getting access to exclusive content (similar to Patreon).

📱 Make yourself discoverable: we have Instagram stories sharing, as well as sharing to all the main social networks!

🌎 The app is available in English, Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese.

Show your audience how easy it is to listen to your content on our Spreaker app, you are going to see your revenue boosted!


New feature

Supporters Club is here!

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Shared by Andrea • December 15, 2023

Hello Spreaker Community,

It is the most wonderful time of the year and here at Spreaker we love Christmas🎅🏼

But before starting wrapping gifts and putting ornaments on the tree, we have something thrilling to tell you 🥹

Do you remember the last time we told you we were working on an exciting new feature?

TA-DA 🪄 the Supporters Club is here, this is our new tool that enables listeners to support you and your content by paying a monthly subscription. The most important part? 100% of the revenue goes to you! 🤗

We are still working on some last details, but we are glad to invite you to join the waiting list!

Hurry up, because this is a limited-seats waiting list: by joining us now, you can help to shape this new feature, ensuring it aligns perfectly with your podcast journey, needs, and goals.

Take some time during the Christmas holidays to grow your podcasting project and let us help you with the Supporters Club!🎄


Black Friday is here!

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Shared by Caterina • November 21, 2023

In the last few months, we have been tirelessly working on an exciting new feature. We truly believe that it will help you enjoy your experience with Spreaker even more 🫶

It is something big and we can’t wait to announce it but while we are so busy finalizing the last details, we surely haven’t forgotten about the Black Friday! 👯‍♀️

We offer a 50% OFF our professional plans until the 27th of November. Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity, upgrade now and get access to some of our top-class features!

We will share with you a secret: the awesome feature we are launching very soon it is dedicated to Pro users 🤫

With the Black Friday discount, this is the best time to upgrade 😉


Spreaker Achievements

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Shared by Filippo • October 17, 2023

What is the best thing after you spend time working hard on your podcasts? For us, it is seeing and sharing some results with your community.

For that reason, we served all our Spreaker Creators an achievements section where you can store and share them 🥇

They can be found inside the “Podcasts” section of your Spreaker account, specifically within each podcast.

Achievements are a source of pride and valuable feedback that can help you boost your skills and develop new competencies. 🏋️

Do not lose this opportunity to let the world know about your nice job, we are always by your side celebrating every little and big milestone ❤️


Important reminder about content

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Shared by Caterina • September 26, 2023

Hello Spreaker friends, it is time for a reminder! 🔔

If you have doubts about the content you can use on your podcast and if you wish to use copyrighted content, or content not originally made by you (like music mixes, songs, and audio clips) during your podcasts or broadcasts, please be aware that it is your responsibility to obtain any permissions or licenses.

However, please note that we do not allow copyrighted on the platform, and they can and will be removed once they are located. 🙅🏼‍♂️🙅🏽‍♀️

Do you wonder if is music able to be played on Spreaker? 🎸 Spreaker is a podcasting company, which is supposed to be talk-centered. Please note that after further review if we have been notified, or detected that the content contains mostly music, it will be removed.

As stated within our Terms and Conditions as well as our Spreaker Community Rules, Spreaker is a podcast platform. Podcasts are meant to be in spoken format. This means that content that includes any DJ mixes, or music tracks is not allowed on the platform and they can and will be removed once they are located.

The laws and our terms about infringed rules are very strict.

So let's be creative! Share your voice with the world, just don’t infringe on other people’s copyrights when you do. We are eager to listen your next extraordinary podcast episode! 💥


On-Platform Revenue Split

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Shared by Caterina • September 06, 2023

September: as the lazy days of August dwindle away, the fall months are drawing closer.

How do you feel about it? Are you already nostalgic about summer nights or eager to see leaves falling? 🏖️🍂

We at Spreaker love September because it is always full of thrilling news.

If your September good intentions plan is to keep working on your podcast or start a new one, we have something exciting for you.

For every download made on the Spreaker Website, Player app, or Widget, you will receive a boost of 10% on your revenues.

Spreaker is proud to reward creators’ high-quality content when downloaded through Spreaker’s channels.

You can start suggesting your listeners to use the Spreaker app to listen to your content now. You will be rewarded! 😉

Embedding your podcast

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Shared by Filippo • August 24, 2023

Hello Spreaker podcasters 🙌🏽

If you have a website, do not forget that you can put the Spreaker embeddable podcast player on your pages.

You still have your hosting, play counts, and more taken care of by Spreaker.

Embedding the Spreaker player has many benefits such as:

  • People can listen and discover your podcast while browsing your site or where you embedded it (you can use this also to cross-promote your show)
  • Reach even more audience by increasing your podcast accessibility with transcriptions visible on the widget, nobody in the industry has this feature!
  • Listeners can comment, download and share your embedded episodes and podcast
  • You can customize it and match it to your branding. You can change player’s theme, size, and elements visibility and much more.

Start embedding your podcasts and episodes now!

Product update

The Free Plan

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Shared by Caterina • August 11, 2023

Hey there, podcasting maestro! 🎙️

We are here to introduce Spreaker’s Free Plan – your passport to a podcasting oasis where you can recharge your inspiration, rejuvenate your energy, and most importantly, avoid leaving any money on the table. 🌟

That’s right, you don’t have to hit pause on your podcast or your earnings. Here’s a sneak peek at the treasure trove of benefits our Free Plan unfolds:

  • Monetization: No more missed opportunities. Your podcast, even on the Free Plan, becomes a revenue generator. So, while you’re recharging, your podcast keeps earning, effortlessly.
  • Unleash Unlimited Creativity: Your creativity shouldn’t be stifled, even when you’re taking a podcasting siesta. Craft unlimited episodes across a single podcast, ensuring your ideas flow freely, even while you’re soaking up some downtime.
  • Distribution: Your voice, your story – heard far and wide. Our Free Plan ensures your podcast reaches ears on major platforms like iHeartRadio, Spotify, and Apple Podcasts, amplifying your reach even as you relax.
  • RSS Customization: tailor your RSS Feeds to reflect your unique style, making every episode an extension of your artistic vision.

Got questions, thoughts, or just want to share your podcasting dreams? We’re here, eagerly waiting to hear from you. Your success is our anthem, and we’re here to compose the symphony of your podcasting achievements. 🎵 🌠

So, why wait? Unleash your podcasting prowess with Spreaker’s Free Plan today. Your journey – enriched with inspiration and income – starts here. 🎧💪

Spreaker Prime Network

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Shared by Filippo • July 27, 2023

Have you noticed that some of our podcasts have a cool green badge now? Wondering what it means?

This is the new Spreaker Prime Network badge!

Spreaker Prime is a tailored free hosting and monetization plan designed to enable creators to earn the most money 💲 Maximizing ad revenue, increasing exposure, and streamlining publishing.

A talent pool for iHeartPodcasts, the Spreaker Prime Network is home to the best of the best in independent podcasting 🎧

Being on Prime Network means also being visible to potential advertisers and sponsors: now even more so with the badge! Also, listeners will be able to easily discover Prime podcasts on our platform thanks to this feature.

Would you like to apply and become part of this incredible network?

Don't miss this opportunity and click here.