There’s a lot of debate around whether or not you should “rent or own” your podcast’s RSS feed these days. Should you be completely responsible for it? Should you own it – host it on your website? Or should you rent your RSS feed’s delivery through a 3rd party service? While the debate rages on […]
There seems to be an common misunderstanding about iTunes. Your subscribers find you through iTunes, right? So, isn’t that where you host your podcast? Sorry, but no – podcasts distribution doesn’t work like that. Instead of uploading podcast episodes directly to iTunes, it’s only a network for finding and subscribing to podcast RSS feeds. You still need your own host, bandwidth for streaming and RSS for your podcast.