Apple

Apple Podcasts / iTunes is the most important place to make your podcast available when you're launching a new podcast. It's the largest listening ecosystem for consumers and almost all podcasting apps search the iTunes Directory for new podcast feeds to include on their platforms.

To submit your podcast feed to Apple all you need is an Apple ID and password. You can then submit your Megaphone RSS feed to Apple here.

Other Platforms

There are a handful of prominent podcast platforms that don't pull from the iTunes Directory and require that you submit your RSS feed separately.

Google Podcasts app was released in June 2018 and includes many podcasts already. You can use this article for information on how to check if your podcast is included and, if not, how to add your RSS feed to the Google directory.

To make your podcast available on Stitcher you need to register for a Content Provider account and follow the steps to submit your podcast here.

Spotify maintain a submission portal with an analytics dashboard that you can access here. Just be sure to mark Megaphone as your hosting provider upon submission.

iHeart Radio creates stations for your show that are accessible online or on their app. iHeart accepts podcast submissions using this form

Pandora allows submissions from any creator via a portal at amp.pandora.com/podcasts. A Pandora account is required to submit, which you can register for here if you don't already have a login. 

TuneIn powers the Alexa skill for podcasts and is becoming increasingly important. Submit your show here.

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