Features & Pricing

From your first listener to your first million, Simplecast provides powerful tools needed to manage, distribute, share, and grow your podcast.

A Plan For Every Podcaster

Looking for enterprise-level features and support? Have a quickly growing show? We'd love to tell you about Simplecast Professional. Reach out – we're here to help.

Basic

$15/month

$13.50 /mo if prepaid annually

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Essential

$35/month

$31.50 /mo if prepaid annually

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Growth

$85/month

$76.50 /mo if prepaid annually

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Unlimited storage space

We don't limit the amount of audio you host with Simplecast, period.
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Unlimited uploads

Upload as much audio as you please. We don't charge extra for your uploads.
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Distribution to all platforms

Easy distribution to Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Breaker, iHeartRadio, Overcast, Pocketcast, Radio Public, Stitcher, TuneIn, and more to come!
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Listener analytics & reports

See a comprehensive overview of your show's popularity over time.
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Themed show website

All Simplecast shows come with a beautiful website, no set up required!
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Secure RSS feed

All Simplecast feeds are secured by SSL.
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Additional team members

Add more users to your show to help you manage and distribute your show!
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API access

Use our API for integrations or custom built apps!
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Web Players

Standard web player

Our standard player for embedding your episodes around the web.
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Mini player

A small, elegant version of our embeddable web player.
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Show player

This powerful option lets you embed all your show's episodes in one player.
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Color customization

You can customize all your embedded players with all the colors of the rainbow.
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Website

Secure site (https)

All Simplecast sites are secured by SSL.
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Color customization

You can customize your theme with colors and accents to match your show's branding.
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Google Analytics & Facebook Pixel

You can optionally use third party tools that integrate with our site in order to monitor its traffic.
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Custom domain (yoursite.com)

If you have a custom domain, you can easily use it with your Simplecast website.
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Custom pages - Coming Soon

Add more pages to your website.
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Recast

Sharing clip length (90s max)

This denotes the maximum length of the audio clip you can create with Recast.
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+ 3m max - Coming Soon

Download & Share

After creating your recast, you can download the new file and share it with the world!
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oEmbed sharing

Share recast with just a link, no download required.
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Tracking analytics - Coming Soon

See how your recasts are being used and heard around the web!
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Listener Analytics

ANALYTICS OVERVIEW

The analytics overview has everything that you had in Simplecast 1.0 (plus a little bit more).
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Show & individual episode reports

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Top episodes

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Top listening apps

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Top countries

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Geographic heatmap

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Most popular time of day

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Total recasts shared - Coming Soon

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Unique listeners from the last 7 days

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AUDIENCE INSIGHTS - New

Choose up to 7 preset date ranges (or customize your own!), view granularities of a month, week, day, or hour. You can also look at analytics for one episode at a time or for your entire show.
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Customizable download charts

Download customizable CSV reports of your analytics.
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Compare episodes

Plot your episodes' downloads over time or accumulative downloads against one another.
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Popular day/time matrix

Discover when your listeners are most likely to tune in.
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Interactive location map

See a global overview of the locations your listeners are coming from, and zoom in to see details about their specific locations.
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Countries & States/Provinces

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Detailed apps & browsers

See what apps and browsers your listeners are using to tune in
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Device types

See the kinds of devices your listeners are using, such as phones or smart speakers.
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Internet providers & listening locations

We provide information about your listeners' ISPs.
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Unique listener reports

Discover how many unique listeners are tuning into your episodes.
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WEB PLAYER INSIGHTS

Details about how your web players are being listened to and shared.
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Episode Retention

Get information on how long listeners are tuned into your episodes.
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Listening speed

Are listeners playing at normal speed? 2x? Check it out!
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Player streams and starts

Get detailed metrics about how listeners are interacting with your episode.
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Embed locations & referrers

See the platforms your embeds have been shared.
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RECAST INSIGHTS - Coming Soon

See analytics about how people are sharing and listening to your Recasts!
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Top share points

See what part of your episode is getting recasted the most!
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Heatwave™ Reports

See a visual heatwave of your Recast.
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Sharing locations & referrers

See the platforms your recasts have been shared.
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Per episode reports

See custom reports for individual episodes.
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Recommended Downloads

Included downloads per month

The following numbers are soft limits on each pricing plan. If you go a little bit over the limit on a given month, we will contact you to talk about an upgrade, but we'll never bill you extra without letting you know first.
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20,000

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125,000

Simplecast Professional

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