Updates

January 2022

Anchor Podcasting in 2021: Looking back, moving forward

2021 saw incredible podcasting growth—both by breakthrough creators and the new Anchor tools they used.
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December 2021

Podcast ratings on Spotify: An easy way to make a good first impression—and draw in new listeners

Encouraging fans to rate your show can help prospective listeners see that it’s worth tuning in to
December 2021

2021 Podcaster Wrapped: Your year on Spotify

Take a moment to reflect on the stories you told, the milestones you reached, and the memories you created this year.
November 2021

Podcast Subscriptions expanding around the world

Creators and listeners in 33 more markets can now take advantage of exclusive content for subscribers only—on iOS or Android
October 2021

Introducing Video Podcasts on Spotify

Video brings listeners right into your world, making podcasting a more engaging experience than ever.
October 2021

Say hello to Ads by Anchor

Introducing the future of Anchor's monetization tools—flexible options for the evolving podcaster
September 2021

Introducing Q&A and Polls: Bring your listeners into the mix

The new features add a personal touch—and new levels of interactivity—to every podcast episode
August 2021

How to choose the right rating for your podcast—and why it’s important

No matter how you choose to express yourself through your podcast, it’s important to stay mindful of content or language that some listeners may find inappropriate. That’s why we’ve made it easy to mark your episodes ‘Explicit’ or ‘Clean.’
August 2021

Podcast Subscriptions now available to all creators in the U.S.

The expansion comes packed with improvements to the creator (and listener!) experience
August 2021

Music + Talk expands to 15 countries, with a new look and feel

Adding Spotify music to your show is more seamless and robust than ever—and now available in new markets across Asia, Europe, and Latin America
June 2021

Introducing Spotify Greenroom: Live audio that brings creators and fans together

Open up the conversation in real time, then capture the magic for everyone to enjoy.
May 2021

Podcasts and Copyrighted Content — Respecting Everyone's Rights

Copyright can sometimes be confusing to understand, so it's best to be informed about what audio you should leave out of your show versus what's safe to use.
May 2021

Anchor x RØDE: Teaming up to discover fresh voices in short-form podcasting

Your chance to gain industry recognition, reach new audiences, and even win big courtesy of RØDE

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