SLS: Four Steps to Starting Spreaker Podcast

SLS: Four Steps to Starting Spreaker Podcast

By Spreaker Live Show

Spreaker Live Show #134 for Nov 8th, 2017

Show Duration: 60 minutes

Host: Rob Greenlee, Head of Content, Spreaker @robgreenlee - rob(at)spreaker(dotcom)
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Show Today:
- Four Steps to Starting Your Podcast on Spreaker
- Plays vs. Downloads on Spreaker
- Getting your show/podcast into iHeartRadio

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On the show today:

- What is Spreaker? Four Main Steps to Starting Your Podcast on Spreaker
But where to start? There’s a lot there to take advantage of, and we don’t want you to miss any of it.
Starting up: Sign in and set up your account.
Create: Choose between uploading content, importing your show using the RSS feed importer, or using the Spreaker Studio apps to record or go live.
Distribute: Connect to your favorite social network through your account settings, or set up sharing through your episode’s settings.
Measure: See how well your podcast is doing with in-depth analytics, starting with number of plays.
Bonus: Get your Web embeddable audio player and

Plays vs. Downloads on Spreaker
Why might you have more Plays than Downloads
Why might you have more Downloads than Plays
Why might you have equal Plays to Downloads

Getting your show on iHeartRadio
Go to Show CMS .. then click iHeartRadio

To be accepted your show needs:

A title
A short description
An image
To be included in a category
To have at least 5 public episodes
The last episode to be less than 2 weeks old
Suggestions and guidelines for your submission to iHeartRadio:

Please consider these suggestions before submitting your show to iHeartRadio in order to have a better chance of being approved.

Wait until you have at least 100 followers on Spreaker
Your show name, images and content should not contain unlicensed material (such as music)
Your show name, images and content should not be indecent: avoid pornography, hate speech, ethnic slurs, slander and libel
Your show is not compliant with one or more of the items in the checklist above. Please fix this and try again.


I’m having a hard time embedding my podcast to my wix site. Any suggestions?

Yes please share the outline.

Tamara Ford (Shelf Addiction)
No more sharing on YouTube for me until further notice...

Tamara Ford (Shelf Addiction)
I'm disgruntled with YouTube and my podcast. YouTube has shut down my account for no reason. They apparently hate my clean podcast about books to TV. LOL

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