November 15, 2022
Creators in select markets across Europe and Latin America can now post video content on Spotify and discover millions of new fans
June 29, 2022
Spotify is launching multiple programs to help you gain exposure, get discovered, and take your show to new heights.
May 5, 2022
Spotify’s editorial submission form is now open so creators can potentially have their show amplified.
Women @ Anchor
March 25, 2022
Celebrating the voices of women who celebrate the voices of others
April 7, 2022
We’re making it easier for anyone to create and manage their podcast in their own language
March 14, 2022
Your new go-to for podcasting inspiration, education and more, located conveniently on Spotify
Reflecting on 2021
December 28, 2021
2021 saw incredible podcasting growth—both by breakthrough creators and the new Anchor tools they used.
December 16, 2021
Encouraging fans to rate your show can help prospective listeners see that it’s worth tuning in to
2021 Podcaster Wrapped
December 1, 2021
Take a moment to reflect on the stories you told, the milestones you reached, and the memories you created this year.
November 17, 2021
Creators and listeners in 33 more markets can now take advantage of exclusive content for subscribers only—on iOS or Android
April 21, 2022
Let your fans listen…or watch! However and wherever they want. For free.
Ads by Anchor
October 6, 2021
Introducing the future of Anchor's monetization tools—flexible options for the evolving podcaster
Q&A and Polls
September 30, 2021
The new features add a personal touch—and new levels of interactivity—to every podcast episode
August 31, 2021
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 24, 2021
The expansion comes packed with improvements to the creator (and listener!) experience
Music + Talk
August 17, 2021
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 17, 2021
Open up the conversation in real time, then capture the magic for everyone to enjoy.
May 19, 2021
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.
My RØDE Cast
May 5, 2021
Your chance to gain industry recognition, reach new audiences, and even win big courtesy of RØDE
April 27, 2021
The easiest way for all creators to offer paid content—and for listeners to directly support and enjoy your work.
March 25, 2021
Each month, we’ll hear from a new storyteller and best-in-class nonprofit, moderated by Spotify’s Xavier Jernigan
February 22, 2021
Build a website for your podcast, and engage with listeners in a whole new way.
Meet the new Anchor
January 26, 2021
To celebrate the evolution of our brand and the expansion of the Anchor creator community, we’ve made some visual updates and upgrades we think you’ll love. Here’s a closer look at what’s new!
2020: Year in review
December 30, 2020
Anchor creators helped us feel connected during a year no one will forget, while podcasting itself expanded like never before.
December 2, 2020
See how your unique stories kept us company and brought people together during a challenging year.
November 5, 2020
Anchor is backed by the industry standard in podcast analytics, so you can measure your show's performance and monetize your content with confidence.
Shows with Music
October 14, 2020
Now, create audio shows in Anchor using full-length songs from Spotify's entire music catalog. Combine songs with your own talk segments and share episodes directly to Spotify.
October 8, 2020
US Election 2020 Soundcheck Toolkit
September 17, 2020
Anchor is rolling out the opportunity for creators in the U.S. to help increase voter registration by recording ads with Anchor Sponsorships.
September 10, 2020
Introducing Anchor’s official blog, a hub of helpful tips and stories to inspire anyone making a podcast.
May 28, 2020
While most podcasting platforms charge money to host and distribute your show, Anchor is 100% free for everyone. Here’s why.
August 5, 2020
New editing tools and waveform visuals make it easy to split, cut, and insert audio at exactly the right moments, so you can polish up your show with quick precision.
Video to Audio
April 28, 2020
Next time you have a great conversation over Zoom, Google Meet, IG Live, or your favorite video chat tool, you can share it as a podcast for everyone to hear.
May 23, 2018
Now you can build podcast episodes in Anchor using audio from any app on your phone with our new Import feature.
June 14, 2018
We've made an improvement to the overall audio quality of your Anchor episodes, including stereo sound, a higher sample rate, a better bitrate, and more.
June 19, 2018
Now you can fully manage your entire podcast workflow all from your iPad.
August 9, 2018
Starting today, any podcaster, regardless of audience size or experience level, can collect recurring monthly payments directly from their listeners.
Listener Support Update
August 17, 2018
Starting today, any podcast app can help independent podcasters get paid — and share in the revenue.
August 28, 2018
Now you can edit your podcast audio without needing anything but Anchor, available for free on iOS and Android.
September 18, 2018
Now you can choose from 100 background tracks that intelligently mold to your audio, so they always fit your podcast perfectly.
October 2, 2018
Season One includes interviews with Kim Kardashian West, Gabrielle Union, Amy Schumer and more.
October 4, 2018
Now you can instantly create incredible cover art for your podcast through our new partnership with Unsplash and their vast library of high-quality, free images.
November 2, 2018
We’re honored to be selected as the winner of Google’s 2018 Material Design Award for Adaptation at SPAN 2018.
November 29, 2018
Anchor Sponsorships gets podcasters paid by matching them with sponsors and helping them easily create custom advertisements for their shows.
December 13, 2018
Anchor’s principles of design for building a product that’s accessible for beginners, powerful for seasoned pros, and encourages the creation of things we’ve never heard before.
December 21, 2018
Michael Mignano and Nir Zicherman, Anchor’s co-founders, reflect on a year of progress and changes to the podcasting space.
Anchor x Spotify
February 6, 2019
Our co-founders Michael Mignano and Nir Zicherman share their perspective on the big news.
March 14, 2019
Analytics on your Anchor web dashboard just got an upgrade. Here’s everything you need to know.
March 21, 2019
Available now in our free app for iOS and Android.
May 16, 2019
Your listeners can now send you audio messages you can put right into your podcast episodes from any device or browser. No app required.
July 2, 2019
With web capabilities and new features to customize your sound, you now have more flexibility than ever with background music for your podcast.
November 7, 2019
Make a great podcast trailer with a brand new feature we’ve added to the Anchor app. By recording a Trailer, you can spread the word about your show and build your audience right away.
December 9, 2019
This holiday season, Anchor is partnering with the Ad Council to spread awareness for three charitable causes. Here's how you can help.
April 15, 2020
We’re expanding Anchor’s podcast analytics to include true episode drop-off and aggregated listener demographics metrics.
Record With friends
March 10, 2020
Anchor is making it easier to record your conversations with anyone, wherever they are in the world, from any device.
February 12, 2020
Including a redesigned appearance, a customizable color scheme, and the ability to link to your social accounts.